Instructables: exploring - photography - cheap - featured http://www.instructables.com Thu, 24 Jul 2014 01:57:45 PDT BLOX v1.01 Cheap Macro-Softbox / Bouncer for external Flash / Speedlight (DSLR) http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Macro-Softbox-Bouncer-for-external-Flash-Spe/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F0G/4MIK/HSRTGFIH/F0G4MIKHSRTGFIH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0G/4MIK/HSRTGFIH/F0G4MIKHSRTGFIH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0G/4MIK/HSRTGFIH/F0G4MIKHSRTGFIH.SMALL.jpg confu Here´s a really quick and dirt-cheap way to modify an external flash for using it in macro-photography. An external flash (at least one mounted on the top of your camera) won´t help much trying to illuminate an object right in front of your lens. So you have to get it´s light to go where you need i...
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Fri, 14 Mar 2014 15:50:17 PDT
DIY Smartphone Film Scanner http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Smartphone-Film-Scanner/
DIY Smartphone Film Scanner - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0K/4R93/HO232LU1/F0K4R93HO232LU1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0K/4R93/HO232LU1/F0K4R93HO232LU1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0K/4R93/HO232LU1/F0K4R93HO232LU1.SMALL.jpg ASCAS Scan your favorite clips in just one click! Bring back those good old memories instantly! Today's weekend project is about building a "Portable Smartphone Film Scanner" for less than $5. Compatibility is good with iPhone, iTouch, Galaxy S4, HTC or any other smartphone brands on the market. Great wa...
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Sat, 16 Nov 2013 22:38:34 PST
High Speed Photography http://www.instructables.com/id/High-Speed-Photography-1/
High Speed Photography - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN1/QAY3/GWF5TS5H/FN1QAY3GWF5TS5H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN1/QAY3/GWF5TS5H/FN1QAY3GWF5TS5H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN1/QAY3/GWF5TS5H/FN1QAY3GWF5TS5H.SMALL.jpg geo bruce With this device you’ll be able to: take pictures from anything you can sense or detect: - movement - sound - … You don’t need to modify your camera or flash for this. It’s compatible with the old High Voltage flashes and the new TTL ones. Why I did this project? A friend of me who's really passion...
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Wed, 29 May 2013 04:09:17 PDT
Photo Light Studio for small reflective objects such as Jewelry :) Cheap, Portable, Recycled Materials, and best of all, it REALLY works!!! http://www.instructables.com/id/Photo-Light-Studio-for-small-reflective-objects-su/
Photo Light Studio for small reflective objects such as Jewelry :) Cheap, Portable, Recycled Materials, and best of all, it REALLY works!!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKM/WMDC/HDYZ64SL/FKMWMDCHDYZ64SL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKM/WMDC/HDYZ64SL/FKMWMDCHDYZ64SL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKM/WMDC/HDYZ64SL/FKMWMDCHDYZ64SL.SMALL.jpg picturesofsilver Five years after learning how to make fine silver and bronze jewelry, opening my own etsy shop, purchasing a Paragon jewelry kiln, all the tools, an OTT light, and  a Canon Rebel, I was finally getting ready to invest in a light box to properly photograph the reflective little beauties. I googled 'm...
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Wed, 6 Mar 2013 18:53:38 PST
~$20 Portable Lightbox for Photography http://www.instructables.com/id/20-Portable-Lightbox-for-Photography/
~$20 Portable Lightbox for Photography - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTD/D3CV/HCRVRD4F/FTDD3CVHCRVRD4F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTD/D3CV/HCRVRD4F/FTDD3CVHCRVRD4F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTD/D3CV/HCRVRD4F/FTDD3CVHCRVRD4F.SMALL.jpg The Insomniac Hi there! This project came about from my hobby of collecting and trading vintage film cameras online. I needed a more professional-looking method of taking photos for my ads. I saw a couple of different 'ibles here doing roughly the same thing, but I had a particular requirement: I wanted mine to p...
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Tue, 5 Feb 2013 19:44:32 PST
How To Photograph Food without a Fancy Camera http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Photograph-Food-without-a-Fancy-Camera/
How To Photograph Food without a Fancy Camera - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU5/20DB/HBHGLRNM/FU520DBHBHGLRNM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU5/20DB/HBHGLRNM/FU520DBHBHGLRNM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU5/20DB/HBHGLRNM/FU520DBHBHGLRNM.SMALL.jpg bcahalan As a contributing writer for a top food blog, it's no surprise I have to take quality photos of my food to go along with my blog entries. My friends often ask me what kind of camera I have when I post my food photos. You must use an expensive DSLR, right? No, not at all. In fact, I use a simple poin...
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Sun, 6 Jan 2013 15:50:46 PST
Dirt Cheap Canon DSLR remote http://www.instructables.com/id/Dirt-Cheap-Canon-DSLR-remote/
Dirt Cheap Canon DSLR remote - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEU/BKD3/HAWSH5SC/FEUBKD3HAWSH5SC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEU/BKD3/HAWSH5SC/FEUBKD3HAWSH5SC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEU/BKD3/HAWSH5SC/FEUBKD3HAWSH5SC.SMALL.jpg nk dtk So essentially this instructable covers how to make a DSLR wired remote from a soda can tab and a 2.5mm male to male cable. This remote is just a very simple switch made from recycled trash and common items i already owned. I first made this switch as an emergency when i broke my actual remote, and ...
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Sat, 22 Dec 2012 07:55:51 PST
Photography Soft Box lamp made from reclaimed objects http://www.instructables.com/id/Photography-lamp-made-from-reclaimed-objects/
Photography Soft Box lamp made from reclaimed objects - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8K/46OO/H7ME388N/F8K46OOH7ME388N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8K/46OO/H7ME388N/F8K46OOH7ME388N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8K/46OO/H7ME388N/F8K46OOH7ME388N.SMALL.jpg The Engineer As Hero Photography is about capturing light. Light bounces off your subject, through your lenses, and you freeze it there, so you can show other people your view of the world. Which is beautiful, but it's bloody hard if there's not enough light for your camera to pick up. After my time-lapse photography ...
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Mon, 1 Oct 2012 13:26:57 PDT
Camera Tube Dolly: Step by Step http://www.instructables.com/id/Camera-Tube-Dolly-Step-by-Step/
Camera Tube Dolly: Step by Step - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWC/EP1J/H7997RTL/FWCEP1JH7997RTL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWC/EP1J/H7997RTL/FWCEP1JH7997RTL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWC/EP1J/H7997RTL/FWCEP1JH7997RTL.SMALL.jpg Almost Midnight We chose this design for its easy to find materials and practical transport possibilities. Moreover, many dollies need you to find a tripod head, for which we didn’t have the budget.   Materials Total for a Vinten ProTouch 3809-8 tripod with a track of 6m, check below for details on h...
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Sun, 30 Sep 2012 10:44:02 PDT
GoPro clamp-mount for multiple angles with one camera (great for cycling!) http://www.instructables.com/id/GoPro-clamp-mount-for-multiple-angles-with-one-cam/
GoPro clamp-mount for multiple angles with one camera (great for cycling!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO8/9LNR/H3QFE3EC/FO89LNRH3QFE3EC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO8/9LNR/H3QFE3EC/FO89LNRH3QFE3EC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO8/9LNR/H3QFE3EC/FO89LNRH3QFE3EC.SMALL.jpg ossum Why I needed it GoPro videos get terribly boring when shot from one perspective only. When I decided to tackle my first two day mountain bike race, over what promised to be interesting terrain, I knew that I wanted to try and document it. Unfortunately, none of the official GoPro mounts are suitable...
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Sat, 23 Jun 2012 08:05:59 PDT
How to make a poster sized (high quality) tiled image for under $5! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-poster-sized-high-quality-tiled-im/
How to make a poster sized (high quality) tiled image for under $5! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA4/HN6F/GWXCYGMA/FA4HN6FGWXCYGMA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA4/HN6F/GWXCYGMA/FA4HN6FGWXCYGMA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA4/HN6F/GWXCYGMA/FA4HN6FGWXCYGMA.SMALL.jpg michaelbain Have you ever wanted to get a poster of your favorite photo printed? I have. But I'm broke. Then I realized that you can make a very good looking poster sized image using a bunch of 4 x 6 photos.   Materials -16  4 x 6 photos (from cvs, walgreens, etc...) - Foam poster board (I used 22 x 28) -Com...
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Mon, 2 Jan 2012 18:04:12 PST
FULLY FUNCTIONAL Camera Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/FULLY-FUNCTIONAL-Camera-Costume/
FULLY FUNCTIONAL Camera Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FII/N09A/GUI4WZJ1/FIIN09AGUI4WZJ1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FII/N09A/GUI4WZJ1/FIIN09AGUI4WZJ1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FII/N09A/GUI4WZJ1/FIIN09AGUI4WZJ1.SMALL.jpg tylercard For Halloween 2011, I made a fully functional DSLR camera costume. That's right, it really takes pictures, and comes complete with LCD display, pop-up flash, and shutter release button. I built this entire costume in one week, for only $35 dollars (excluding the cost of the camera equipment and lapt...
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Mon, 31 Oct 2011 15:41:10 PDT
How to Make a Lynny - A DIY Lensbaby! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Lynny-A-DIY-Lensbaby-Similar-Resu/
How to Make a Lynny - A DIY Lensbaby! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN0/T9R9/GUQ4JLHY/FN0T9R9GUQ4JLHY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN0/T9R9/GUQ4JLHY/FN0T9R9GUQ4JLHY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN0/T9R9/GUQ4JLHY/FN0T9R9GUQ4JLHY.SMALL.jpg CameraTester DIY Lensbaby - The Lynny - Similar Results - WAY Cheaper IF YOU LIKE THIS, PLEASE SUPPORT IT BY GOING TO THIS LINK, PLEASE! http://kck.st/uGivd8 This DIY project is made after a Lensbaby, but is built completely different. It’s made of only parts of an extension tube and macro filters. It is ...
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Thu, 27 Oct 2011 19:55:15 PDT
Replace the Light Seals on Ricoh 500-G (Ghetto Style) http://www.instructables.com/id/Replace-the-Light-Seals-on-Ricoh-500-G-Ghetto-Sty/
Replace the Light Seals on Ricoh 500-G (Ghetto Style) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU0/D6WK/GT2P2VAP/FU0D6WKGT2P2VAP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU0/D6WK/GT2P2VAP/FU0D6WKGT2P2VAP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU0/D6WK/GT2P2VAP/FU0D6WKGT2P2VAP.SMALL.jpg littlevision My interest in film cameras lies in putting the old things back to use, so when I got my Ricoh 500G which was in dire need of light seal replacement, I took the opportunity to figure out how to jimmy-rig some light seals for just a few bucks. Here's what I came up with. Materials: 1 Sheet Black Se...
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Wed, 28 Sep 2011 01:38:04 PDT
Dual tripod with ball-head http://www.instructables.com/id/Dual-tripod-with-ball-head/
Dual tripod with ball-head - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2S/FCCJ/GS3BC0G3/F2SFCCJGS3BC0G3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2S/FCCJ/GS3BC0G3/F2SFCCJGS3BC0G3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2S/FCCJ/GS3BC0G3/F2SFCCJGS3BC0G3.SMALL.jpg HHarry There are a lot of tripods out there that don't cost much. However a handy person will make his own and tweak it for its own needs. In my case I wanted a tripod that would  give me the flexibility of taking (steady) pictures standing straight or just above the ground, and with the freedom of pos...
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Sun, 4 Sep 2011 05:07:45 PDT
5$ macro flash diffuser http://www.instructables.com/id/5-macro-flash-diffuser/
5$ macro flash diffuser - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFF/FDK2/GRYOQM6M/FFFFDK2GRYOQM6M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFF/FDK2/GRYOQM6M/FFFFDK2GRYOQM6M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFF/FDK2/GRYOQM6M/FFFFDK2GRYOQM6M.SMALL.jpg ivars_v There are numerous flash diffuser instructables on this site but most of them are cumbersome, fragile, waste flash power and are not easy to pack. To get really sharp macro photos you must use small apertures for sufficient depth of field and really rigid support and non moving subject. Or just use...
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Tue, 30 Aug 2011 14:26:22 PDT
How to do a Pin Up Style Photo-shoot at Home http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-do-a-Pin-Up-Style-Photo-shoot-at-Home/
How to do a Pin Up Style Photo-shoot at Home - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM5/LCZT/GRN96ROE/FM5LCZTGRN96ROE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM5/LCZT/GRN96ROE/FM5LCZTGRN96ROE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM5/LCZT/GRN96ROE/FM5LCZTGRN96ROE.SMALL.jpg CreativeCate Hey everyone! I’ve been getting a lot of questions and requests for more info on how to take and edit your own pin-up and vintage style photos so I decided to get it together and do another pin-up photoshoot with some friends and let you all get to see how its done! I made a video of the shoot so yo...
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Tue, 23 Aug 2011 10:05:37 PDT
Beauty Dish / Ring Flash How To http://www.instructables.com/id/Beauty-Dish-Ring-Flash-How-To/
Beauty Dish / Ring Flash How To - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Z/IRM8/GQYG5NCO/F5ZIRM8GQYG5NCO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Z/IRM8/GQYG5NCO/F5ZIRM8GQYG5NCO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Z/IRM8/GQYG5NCO/F5ZIRM8GQYG5NCO.SMALL.jpg lucasonline4 This is my first instructable, and in it, we will learn how to make a mini beauty dish for your flash.  The materials are cheap and the method is easy .  I've started going into studio photography and I've come across many different lighting setups that involve pricey light systems that seem unnece...
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Fri, 5 Aug 2011 07:12:33 PDT
Soft Box - easy and cheap http://www.instructables.com/id/Soft-Box-easy-and-cheap/
Soft Box - easy and cheap - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH7/0XV2/GP7IN112/FH70XV2GP7IN112.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH7/0XV2/GP7IN112/FH70XV2GP7IN112.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH7/0XV2/GP7IN112/FH70XV2GP7IN112.SMALL.jpg MRecord I wanted to make a cheap soft box for the studio lights laying around in my room. In my garage i found a big roll of tracing paper. So here is how i made my softbox. Materials: - 50x50 cm Piece of translucent paper (any kind will do) - 2m Wire (I used electrical wire) - Wire cutter - scissors - tap...
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Thu, 23 Jun 2011 05:44:42 PDT
DSLR macro on the cheap! http://www.instructables.com/id/DSLR-macro-on-the-cheap/
DSLR macro on the cheap! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGC/3LYD/GJC42RQ3/FGC3LYDGJC42RQ3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGC/3LYD/GJC42RQ3/FGC3LYDGJC42RQ3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGC/3LYD/GJC42RQ3/FGC3LYDGJC42RQ3.SMALL.jpg snelpiller There are already a few of these but I wanted to post my own version as im rather happy with my results! :) The great thing about this project is that you can make it as long/short as you yourself require (longer tube=closer macro) AND it will fit with any lens made for the canon EOS series! :) on...
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Thu, 27 Jan 2011 12:29:06 PST
Cheap enhancement of printed photos http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-enhancement-of-printed-photos/
Cheap enhancement of printed photos - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVG/6PGC/FPQLEQHC/FVG6PGCFPQLEQHC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVG/6PGC/FPQLEQHC/FVG6PGCFPQLEQHC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVG/6PGC/FPQLEQHC/FVG6PGCFPQLEQHC.SMALL.jpg rimar2000 The cheap printers does his work very well, but the printed photos are very sensitive: any droplet of water ruins them.The "photo" paper to print photos is very expensive. The normal paper provides regular results.I used normal 75g A4 paper for this try. My printer is a HP multifunction 1200 series...
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Mon, 12 Jan 2009 04:02:11 PST
10 Minute Light Diffuser http://www.instructables.com/id/10-Minute-Light-Diffuser/
10 Minute Light Diffuser - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS7/CKPK/GF5VAM2Z/FS7CKPKGF5VAM2Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS7/CKPK/GF5VAM2Z/FS7CKPKGF5VAM2Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS7/CKPK/GF5VAM2Z/FS7CKPKGF5VAM2Z.SMALL.jpg Carleyy Make your own light diffuser to enhance the quality of your photos! This simple design costs less than $5 and can be put together in 10 minutes! Materials Materials include:  Piece of foam core or cardboard - 30" x 20" Piece of white tissue paper - 24" x 20" use colored tissue paper to change ...
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Mon, 11 Oct 2010 16:24:16 PDT
Easy Nerf Camera Tripod http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Nerf-Camera-Tripod/
Easy Nerf Camera Tripod - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFA/84ZE/G8TCEVNC/FFA84ZEG8TCEVNC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFA/84ZE/G8TCEVNC/FFA84ZEG8TCEVNC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFA/84ZE/G8TCEVNC/FFA84ZEG8TCEVNC.SMALL.jpg fruitkid101 Imagine you're 12 years old and have just came out of "imaginary gunfights with nerf guns because I think it's cool" stage. You now have all these Nerf guns and accessories on your hands and you don't know what to do. Sell them? How about Up-Cycle them into usable things. So, If you're an aspiring t...
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Wed, 5 May 2010 17:37:59 PDT
How to make a movie... For cheap http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-movie-1/
How to make a movie... For cheap - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F88/FB07/G3TDWAUJ/F88FB07G3TDWAUJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F88/FB07/G3TDWAUJ/F88FB07G3TDWAUJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F88/FB07/G3TDWAUJ/F88FB07G3TDWAUJ.SMALL.jpg connorbennett  For years, I've been making videos with a group of friends using camera phones, cheap camcorders and webcams. These are great for playback on other cheap mobile phones and MP4 players but now video hosts like Youtube are allowing for better quality internet video. And so, being this sad, I decided ...
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Mon, 4 Jan 2010 12:15:58 PST
How to Make a Psycheldelic Camera http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Psycheldelic-Camera/
How to Make a Psycheldelic Camera - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDR/WYAA/FOHXAP90/FDRWYAAFOHXAP90.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDR/WYAA/FOHXAP90/FDRWYAAFOHXAP90.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDR/WYAA/FOHXAP90/FDRWYAAFOHXAP90.SMALL.jpg mohnjanning Do you ever see a pile of Kodak Instamatic cameras collecting dust at the thrift store? They always seem to be in surplus. Maybe it's because people think they're a little too special to throw away, but assume 126 film is the way of the floppy disk. Well, I bought one (Instamatic X-25) and thought I...
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Thu, 11 Dec 2008 11:52:00 PST
iSteadii 2.0 - Image Stabilizing Unit http://www.instructables.com/id/iSteadii-20-Image-Stabilizing-Unit/
iSteadii 2.0 - Image Stabilizing Unit - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMQ/HVD0/G0SD2Z18/FMQHVD0G0SD2Z18.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMQ/HVD0/G0SD2Z18/FMQHVD0G0SD2Z18.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMQ/HVD0/G0SD2Z18/FMQHVD0G0SD2Z18.SMALL.jpg Lftndbt I would like to introduce to you, the iSteadii .Its task is to act as an adequate stabilisation unit, for a Compact point and shoot or a DSLR camera.The principal is based on a floating buoy. The mass of the camera is equalised by the counter-weight,  which is self locating. Therefore deadening fluc...
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Wed, 14 Oct 2009 20:24:35 PDT
How to Make a Snorricam http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Snorricam/
How to Make a Snorricam - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9V/VZ6X/FWYHW5N9/F9VVZ6XFWYHW5N9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9V/VZ6X/FWYHW5N9/F9VVZ6XFWYHW5N9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9V/VZ6X/FWYHW5N9/F9VVZ6XFWYHW5N9.SMALL.jpg Cartermarquis The Snorricam, named after Einar Snorri and Eiour Snorri,or the "Snorri Brothers", is a body mount for a camera which is used to create an interesting point of view, which can be seen in such movies as I Am Legend, Slumdog Millionaire, The Hangover, and most impressively, Requiem for a Dream. I work...
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Tue, 14 Jul 2009 11:24:26 PDT
Cheap Portable Chroma Key Screen (Bluescreen) http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Portable-Chroma-Key-Screen-Bluescreen/
Cheap Portable Chroma Key Screen (Bluescreen) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY0/SVFW/FHUFAFJW/FY0SVFWFHUFAFJW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY0/SVFW/FHUFAFJW/FY0SVFWFHUFAFJW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY0/SVFW/FHUFAFJW/FY0SVFWFHUFAFJW.SMALL.jpg themakeclass This Instructable is about how to build your own cheap portable chroma key screen (bluesceen).More information about this project here.Koos, The Make ClassWillem de Kooning Academy Rotterdamhttp://blog.wdka.nl/make Parts, tools & links SHOPPINGLIST# Blue or green material, 2 x 2 meter - 5~10 Euro...
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Tue, 24 Jun 2008 11:08:11 PDT
Improved Underwater Camera Housing http://www.instructables.com/id/Improved-Underwater-Camera-Housing/
Improved Underwater Camera Housing - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F21/K06K/FGFRD5O4/F21K06KFGFRD5O4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F21/K06K/FGFRD5O4/F21K06KFGFRD5O4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F21/K06K/FGFRD5O4/F21K06KFGFRD5O4.SMALL.jpg themakeclass This instructable shows how everybody can make an underwater camera housing, using regular materials and for only a few bucks! You could film your family of friends under water, in a swimming pool...Or film some fish in an aquarium!Here you can watch some footage that I shoot in an aquarium with thi...
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Tue, 20 May 2008 16:16:41 PDT
How To Take An Amazing Ebay Photo Without A Camera http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Take-An-Amazing-Ebay-Photo-Without-A-Camera/
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Wed, 14 May 2008 14:27:07 PDT
Radio Controlled Camera Pod http://www.instructables.com/id/Radio-Controlled-Camera-Pod/
Radio Controlled Camera Pod - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE6/FUPG/FD80OXKN/FE6FUPGFD80OXKN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE6/FUPG/FD80OXKN/FE6FUPGFD80OXKN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE6/FUPG/FD80OXKN/FE6FUPGFD80OXKN.SMALL.jpg indymogul Welcome to the build plans for Indy Mogul Episode 43: Radio controlled camera pod. I've always thought it would be cool to have a remote controlled camera mount that could tilt and pan. I got this idea to use remote control cars. I figured it would be EASY to convert the motion of the car's drive an...
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Mon, 3 Mar 2008 11:49:57 PST
build a $4 lens with interchangeable kaleidoscopic filters for any digital camera http://www.instructables.com/id/build-a-4-lens-with-interchangeable-kaleidoscopic/
build a $4 lens with interchangeable kaleidoscopic filters for any digital camera - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA2/ZI63/FIV128LC/FA2ZI63FIV128LC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA2/ZI63/FIV128LC/FA2ZI63FIV128LC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA2/ZI63/FIV128LC/FA2ZI63FIV128LC.SMALL.jpg pdub77 in this instructable i show you how to build a really cool lens attachment for almost any digital camera. with the advent of digital cameras, i blossomed (not like that chick in that sitcom, though). if i had had the money, i would've loved to get into developing my own film and slr cameras and ...
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Sat, 26 Jan 2008 16:29:38 PST
photo cube - frameless, cheap and easy! http://www.instructables.com/id/photo-cube---frameless%2c-cheap-and-easy!/
photo cube - frameless, cheap and easy! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG8/B4WR/O36EQHO8W37/FG8B4WRO36EQHO8W37.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG8/B4WR/O36EQHO8W37/FG8B4WRO36EQHO8W37.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG8/B4WR/O36EQHO8W37/FG8B4WRO36EQHO8W37.SMALL.jpg Apfrod Works I made this as a birthday card for my sister, but it's also a great cheap way to display photos without having to buy a frame. It would also make a lovely personalised bauble or gift box. What you need The first thing you need is six photographs to make your cube. They will end up cropped square ...
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Sun, 6 Aug 2006 15:12:35 PDT
Pentax DSLR Remote http://www.instructables.com/id/2-Pentax-DSLR-Remote/
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Thu, 9 Nov 2006 14:52:53 PST
Muslin Photography Background http://www.instructables.com/id/Muslin-Photography-Background/
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Sun, 30 Jul 2006 20:42:11 PDT