Instructables: exploring - photography http://www.instructables.com Wed, 16 Apr 2014 07:07:05 PDT BLOX v1.01 How to digitize slides and film negatives with a DSLR http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-digitize-slides-and-film-negatives-with-a-D/
How to digitize slides and film negatives with a DSLR - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPW/I78W/HU1RQ8UP/FPWI78WHU1RQ8UP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPW/I78W/HU1RQ8UP/FPWI78WHU1RQ8UP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPW/I78W/HU1RQ8UP/FPWI78WHU1RQ8UP.SMALL.jpg tholopotami This instructable is based on How to digitize 35mm negatives (uploaded July 2011). This is an updated setup that includes processing of medium format films and slides. My interest in using this method to copy negatives and slides has increased since I restarted shooting film a few years ...
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Wed, 16 Apr 2014 02:20:30 PDT
How to Make a Blood Splatter http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Blood-Splatter/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F0N/UNKE/HU0GTHSZ/F0NUNKEHU0GTHSZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0N/UNKE/HU0GTHSZ/F0NUNKEHU0GTHSZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0N/UNKE/HU0GTHSZ/F0NUNKEHU0GTHSZ.SMALL.jpg iguana666 A short instructional video on how to make a blood splatter effect.
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Tue, 15 Apr 2014 07:11:06 PDT
Robotic Camera Dolly System http://www.instructables.com/id/Robotic-Camera-Dolly-System/
Robotic Camera Dolly System - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYW/OPO8/HRTKJ49B/FYWOPO8HRTKJ49B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYW/OPO8/HRTKJ49B/FYWOPO8HRTKJ49B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYW/OPO8/HRTKJ49B/FYWOPO8HRTKJ49B.SMALL.jpg randofo Recently I received the opportunity to try out Servo City's Actobotics build system. While I could have used it to build a great many things, I ultimately decided to make a programmable camera dolly system. This device allows me to create time lapse films with complex movements as well as prog...
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Mon, 14 Apr 2014 13:45:23 PDT
SHOOTING INFRARED USING A FUJI X-PRO1 WITH A SAMYANG 8MM F2.8 FISHEYE LENS http://www.instructables.com/id/SHOOTING-INFRARED-USING-A-FUJI-X-PRO1-WITH-A-SAMYA/
SHOOTING INFRARED USING A FUJI X-PRO1 WITH A SAMYANG 8MM F2.8 FISHEYE LENS - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPB/11N5/HTZ3FXBP/FPB11N5HTZ3FXBP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPB/11N5/HTZ3FXBP/FPB11N5HTZ3FXBP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPB/11N5/HTZ3FXBP/FPB11N5HTZ3FXBP.SMALL.jpg Photo-Garr8 SHOOTING INFRARED USING A FUJI X-PRO1 WITH A SAMYANG 8MM F2.8 FISHEYE LENS April 14, 2014 I have devised a way of using the very popular Samyang 8mm F2.8 fisheye lens that comes under several other branded names including; Rokinon and Bower. The photo included is of no great interest. In fact it’s...
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Sat, 12 Apr 2014 15:25:26 PDT
Trekking Pole Monopod Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/Trekking-Pole-Monopod-Mount/
Trekking Pole Monopod Mount - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH6/3TGC/HTVDZWW9/FH63TGCHTVDZWW9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH6/3TGC/HTVDZWW9/FH63TGCHTVDZWW9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH6/3TGC/HTVDZWW9/FH63TGCHTVDZWW9.SMALL.jpg tpandries Greetings Improvisers!This summer I am planning a hiking trip up the Appalachian trail and was looking for a creative way to mount my Gopro Hero 3+ to catch all those amazing moments! Most importantly, I didn't want to fork over anymore money for expensive mounts and wanted it to work with my other ...
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Fri, 11 Apr 2014 22:00:57 PDT
How to salvage a blurry HDR photo taken with a smart device (by extracting its thumbnail) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-salvage-a-blurry-HDR-photo-taken-with-a-sma/
How to salvage a blurry HDR photo taken with a smart device (by extracting its thumbnail) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN4/BMWZ/HTQNAOMD/FN4BMWZHTQNAOMD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN4/BMWZ/HTQNAOMD/FN4BMWZHTQNAOMD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN4/BMWZ/HTQNAOMD/FN4BMWZHTQNAOMD.SMALL.jpg jdm301 Many smart devices now come with a built in HDR camera function so that you can easily take a photo containing a wide range of shading and lighting. However, since these photos are a combination of multiple exposures over a short time, they can come out blurry if there is any camera movement or acti...
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Tue, 8 Apr 2014 14:42:05 PDT
How to: Steel Wool Photography http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Steel-Wool-Photography/
How to: Steel Wool Photography - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWE/DVBS/HTR6EJYO/FWEDVBSHTR6EJYO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWE/DVBS/HTR6EJYO/FWEDVBSHTR6EJYO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWE/DVBS/HTR6EJYO/FWEDVBSHTR6EJYO.SMALL.jpg comm444fall14 Steel wool photography is a simple and exciting way to create visually interesting photography. Although it has been done, and there are dozens of dedicated communities surrounding this magical light photography, it can be overwhelming to try if you have never done it before. This simple and (best o...
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Tue, 8 Apr 2014 12:22:11 PDT
How to Find Amazing Images on Google Maps http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Find-Amazing-Images-on-Google-Maps/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FT5/BWYV/HTQN7J3R/FT5BWYVHTQN7J3R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT5/BWYV/HTQN7J3R/FT5BWYVHTQN7J3R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT5/BWYV/HTQN7J3R/FT5BWYVHTQN7J3R.SMALL.jpg cchane2 How to Find Amazing Images on Google Maps
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Tue, 8 Apr 2014 12:22:10 PDT
HOW TO DO BASIC STEEL WOOL PHOTOGRAPHY http://www.instructables.com/id/HOW-TO-DO-BASIC-STEEL-WOOL-PHOTOGRAPHY/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FC5/MCVG/HTQN6ATF/FC5MCVGHTQN6ATF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC5/MCVG/HTQN6ATF/FC5MCVGHTQN6ATF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC5/MCVG/HTQN6ATF/FC5MCVGHTQN6ATF.SMALL.jpg rachelsherman MATERIALS Metal whisk (stuff the steel wool in here) Steel wool (get Grade 0, 00, 000, or 0000. Don't get anything at or above Grade 1. This can be found at the local hardware store) Lighter OR 9 volt battery (To light the steel wool with) Steel cable with clasp OR chain OR dog leash (something to ...
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Tue, 8 Apr 2014 00:26:07 PDT
Selecting An Aperture in Aperture Priority Mode with a DSLR or a Point-and-Shoot with Manual Modes http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Select-An-Aperture-in-Aperture-Priority-Mod/
Selecting An Aperture in Aperture Priority Mode with a DSLR or a Point-and-Shoot with Manual Modes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJJ/1DVH/HTQN5XEK/FJJ1DVHHTQN5XEK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJJ/1DVH/HTQN5XEK/FJJ1DVHHTQN5XEK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJJ/1DVH/HTQN5XEK/FJJ1DVHHTQN5XEK.SMALL.jpg kkolbe2 Many people have a camera or want one, but have no idea how to work it. As soon as they start hearing words like Equivalent Exposure or ISO they get turned off. It just seems so complicated right? Let me just point the thing and get the picture. Well with the constant development of camera technolog...
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Mon, 7 Apr 2014 21:30:42 PDT
Downloading Photos from Desktop to Instagram http://www.instructables.com/id/Downloading-Photos-from-Desktop-to-Instagram/
Downloading Photos from Desktop to Instagram - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAX/UOB9/HTOQ8MFN/FAXUOB9HTOQ8MFN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAX/UOB9/HTOQ8MFN/FAXUOB9HTOQ8MFN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAX/UOB9/HTOQ8MFN/FAXUOB9HTOQ8MFN.SMALL.jpg Carol at Natures Sol If you're like a lot of people - you've taken much nicer pictures with your real camera that you would love to have on your Instagram page. But how on earth can you do it? Check out these instructions. I am not saying that I am an electronic gadget geek - so if you have questions on different phones...
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Sun, 6 Apr 2014 13:29:54 PDT
GoPole - Pole mount for under £8 http://www.instructables.com/id/GoPole-Pole-mount-for-under-8/
GoPole - Pole mount for under £8 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRF/CUVR/HTLEA9YL/FRFCUVRHTLEA9YL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRF/CUVR/HTLEA9YL/FRFCUVRHTLEA9YL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRF/CUVR/HTLEA9YL/FRFCUVRHTLEA9YL.SMALL.jpg gwell Here's how to make this pro looking gopro pole mount from materials that'll cost you under £8 !! Step 1 - Prep First, take the PVC pipe and cut it down to your desireed size. The size I used was about 460mm. This made it sturdy and easy to hold and move about. The gopro view from this distance is...
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Fri, 4 Apr 2014 15:35:54 PDT
Slide Digitizing - Super Low Tech http://www.instructables.com/id/Slide-Digitizing-Super-Low-Tech/
Slide Digitizing - Super Low Tech - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCI/9GOG/HTK5MXP3/FCI9GOGHTK5MXP3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCI/9GOG/HTK5MXP3/FCI9GOGHTK5MXP3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCI/9GOG/HTK5MXP3/FCI9GOGHTK5MXP3.SMALL.jpg mole1 I am possibly the world's worst photographer.  Still, I have slides that I would like to have digitized - most  taken with a 110 point and shoot camera in the late '70's on a trip with my grandmother.   It was dark and rainy,  but hey,  it was a once in a lifetime trip, so I took lots of dim and mor...
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Thu, 3 Apr 2014 15:38:47 PDT
DIY Ultimate Tripod With Camera Boom http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Ultimate-Tripod-With-Camera-Boom/
DIY Ultimate Tripod With Camera Boom - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCJ/913T/HTIWIKH3/FCJ913THTIWIKH3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCJ/913T/HTIWIKH3/FCJ913THTIWIKH3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCJ/913T/HTIWIKH3/FCJ913THTIWIKH3.SMALL.jpg GuiltyPixel In this tutorial you will learn how to fabricate a hands free webcam tripod with a durable and professional looking telescopic boom arm and universal camera mount. The boom arm can be easily removed from the base tripod, collapsed to a tiny size, and stored when not in use. This project is designe...
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Wed, 2 Apr 2014 18:32:59 PDT
Photobooth (iPad+DSLR) http://www.instructables.com/id/Photobooth-iPadDSLR/
Photobooth (iPad+DSLR) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB0/9IOC/HTHKFDP5/FB09IOCHTHKFDP5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB0/9IOC/HTHKFDP5/FB09IOCHTHKFDP5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB0/9IOC/HTHKFDP5/FB09IOCHTHKFDP5.SMALL.jpg acoens I built this photobooth as a bit of fun at our wedding and we've been able to use it for other parties since. After deciding to build a photobooth, I had a few constraints. I knew it should be lightweight, easily portable, and I preferred using as much equipment that I could repurpose for other ...
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Tue, 1 Apr 2014 16:04:26 PDT
Foam Board Pinhole Camera http://www.instructables.com/id/Foam-Board-Pinhole-Camera/
Foam Board Pinhole Camera - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMV/LHVC/HTF7KU7T/FMVLHVCHTF7KU7T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMV/LHVC/HTF7KU7T/FMVLHVCHTF7KU7T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMV/LHVC/HTF7KU7T/FMVLHVCHTF7KU7T.SMALL.gif NPTechman I absolutely love photography regardless of whether its digital or mechanical cameras you are using. The funny thing about photography is regardless of the type of camera you are using, they all ultimately work the same. The camera on your cell phone ultimately works the same way that cameras did ...
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Mon, 31 Mar 2014 07:27:20 PDT
easy peesy helmet cam for any camera(digital) http://www.instructables.com/id/easy-peesy-helmet-cam-for-any-cameradigital/
easy peesy helmet cam for any camera(digital) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKX/2FH0/HTC69CYE/FKX2FH0HTC69CYE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKX/2FH0/HTC69CYE/FKX2FH0HTC69CYE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKX/2FH0/HTC69CYE/FKX2FH0HTC69CYE.SMALL.jpg hamza3249 So, you wanted to make a camera clamp-on for your helmet?well you came to the right place..the things you will neeeeeeeeeed Are1. a camera (obviously)!2.a cheapo peapo bicycle helmet(with air holes3 . tripod.most places you buy cameras from usually give them for free! so you have to unscrew the ...
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Sat, 29 Mar 2014 06:43:07 PDT
Laser triggered high speed photography (for $5 +arduino) http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-trigger-for-camera-for-7-arduino/
Laser triggered high speed photography (for $5 +arduino) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSS/EUD8/HT8R4LA4/FSSEUD8HT8R4LA4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSS/EUD8/HT8R4LA4/FSSEUD8HT8R4LA4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSS/EUD8/HT8R4LA4/FSSEUD8HT8R4LA4.SMALL.jpg schildpad Ever tried taking a picture like this? I did and failed miserably. I am not a great photographer but I like to mess around with the settings from the camera, lighting, etc. The problem was that I didn’t find the time to play with them because I was too focussed on getting my timing right between ...
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Wed, 26 Mar 2014 14:14:49 PDT
Cheap simple tripod for your pocket http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-simple-tripod-for-your-pocket/
Cheap simple tripod for your pocket - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDS/BBT8/HT36TX46/FDSBBT8HT36TX46.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDS/BBT8/HT36TX46/FDSBBT8HT36TX46.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDS/BBT8/HT36TX46/FDSBBT8HT36TX46.SMALL.jpg inspiredwood The "tripod" made from a string and a 1/4 inch bolt is a well functioning and cheap classic that every photographer should have in the photo bag. But I have always had a problem with the string entangling in their bag, so here is the solution that makes sure you always have a tripod handy and don'...
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Sun, 23 Mar 2014 11:40:40 PDT
Scanning film negatives without a scanner http://www.instructables.com/id/Scanning-film-negatives-without-a-scanner/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FD9/FHTN/HT2U16ZT/FD9FHTNHT2U16ZT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD9/FHTN/HT2U16ZT/FD9FHTNHT2U16ZT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD9/FHTN/HT2U16ZT/FD9FHTNHT2U16ZT.SMALL.jpg trondareo I developed a roll of 120 film recently, but do not own a medium format enlarger or a scanner that will take them. After a bit of thinking, I found that by using a tablet computer as a back light I could take photographs with my mobile phone and use the phones image software to get quite nice result...
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Sun, 23 Mar 2014 09:38:14 PDT
Sliding Pictures Shadow Box Frame http://www.instructables.com/id/Sliding-Pictures-Shadow-Box-Frame/
Sliding Pictures Shadow Box Frame - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNQ/YX6M/HT20Y5X1/FNQYX6MHT20Y5X1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNQ/YX6M/HT20Y5X1/FNQYX6MHT20Y5X1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNQ/YX6M/HT20Y5X1/FNQYX6MHT20Y5X1.SMALL.jpg mad213 A few months ago I saw a sliding picture shadow box frame in a small arts gift store in my hometown. I absolutely loved the idea and wanted to make my mom a custom frame with photographs from her recent trip to Spain. It was a great weekend afternoon project and it turned out really well! It's a fun...
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Fri, 21 Mar 2014 16:10:12 PDT
plastic camera slit scan conversion http://www.instructables.com/id/plastic-camera-slit-scan-conversion/
plastic camera slit scan conversion - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO6/01FV/HSVH3WTX/FO601FVHSVH3WTX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO6/01FV/HSVH3WTX/FO601FVHSVH3WTX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO6/01FV/HSVH3WTX/FO601FVHSVH3WTX.SMALL.jpg crazyg convert a basic point and shoot film camera into a slit scan camera. it records the colours and luminosity of a line in space if the line moves there is a scan of the space between the points. or if something passes past the line it is recorded and distorted to the extent of its speed, against a ba...
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Tue, 18 Mar 2014 15:12:10 PDT
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
Photoshop: Turn Your Photos into Pencil Sketches http://www.instructables.com/id/Photoshop-Turn-Your-Photos-into-Pencil-Sketches/
Photoshop: Turn Your Photos into Pencil Sketches - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH7/WWOJ/HSE9496R/FH7WWOJHSE9496R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH7/WWOJ/HSE9496R/FH7WWOJHSE9496R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH7/WWOJ/HSE9496R/FH7WWOJHSE9496R.SMALL.jpg SusieQuick Take any old photograph and make it look like a pencil drawing in a just few easy steps!  Choose a picture and open it in Photoshop.   Press Control+J.  This will copy the photo into a new layer. Click on the Adjust Layer button (it may be right at the bottom of the layer box or at the b...
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Fri, 7 Mar 2014 08:42:16 PST
Use Android or iPhone Pictures to create 3D Object with Autodesk Catch. I Made it at TechShop. http://www.instructables.com/id/Use-Android-or-iPhone-Pictures-to-create-3D-Object/
Use Android or iPhone Pictures to create 3D Object with Autodesk Catch. I Made it at TechShop. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHH/7WEE/HSJAP3UL/FHH7WEEHSJAP3UL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHH/7WEE/HSJAP3UL/FHH7WEEHSJAP3UL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHH/7WEE/HSJAP3UL/FHH7WEEHSJAP3UL.SMALL.jpg John_TS_DTW Goal:     To learn how to create 3D Imaging using the newly released 3D Imaging using Autodesk Catch.  To share lessonw learned and tips. Procedure:      Take pictures around the object.  Hold the camera close to your body to provide stability.  Walk around the object and keep taking pictures, Auto...
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Thu, 6 Mar 2014 04:19:36 PST
Photography http://www.instructables.com/id/Photography-5-6-7/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F72/QRRI/HSE93LF0/F72QRRIHSE93LF0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F72/QRRI/HSE93LF0/F72QRRIHSE93LF0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F72/QRRI/HSE93LF0/F72QRRIHSE93LF0.SMALL.jpg Hottawally null DIY Photobooth null Stand alone photobooth null Elaborate Photobooth null null null null null null null
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Wed, 5 Mar 2014 09:22:47 PST
Wireless Mechanical Shutter Release http://www.instructables.com/id/Remote-Mechanical-Shutter-Release/
Wireless Mechanical Shutter Release - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F78/9FMY/HTDSPDDO/F789FMYHTDSPDDO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F78/9FMY/HTDSPDDO/F789FMYHTDSPDDO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F78/9FMY/HTDSPDDO/F789FMYHTDSPDDO.SMALL.jpg John Culbertson Edit (3/29/2014): When I first posted this instructible earlier this month I didn't describe what I was going to be using this rig for or where my requirements were derived from, but now that I have gotten some film back I thought I would share. I needed a way to take low volume high resolution...
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Mon, 3 Mar 2014 14:50:39 PST
DIY Top handle rig http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Top-handle-rig/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ0/8MV5/HS61AHV2/FZ08MV5HS61AHV2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ0/8MV5/HS61AHV2/FZ08MV5HS61AHV2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ0/8MV5/HS61AHV2/FZ08MV5HS61AHV2.SMALL.jpg clam8 Affordable top handle design plus using the Kabuto Focus to enable using the same hand that hold the handle to change focus or zoom. Sorry for the scuffled look of the lens but the lens is pretty old and the weather sealing is literally falling off. And my other wide angle I am filming myself so tha...
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Thu, 27 Feb 2014 15:17:37 PST
How to make a Portable Photo Studio for Mobiles http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-Portable-Photo-Studio-for-Mobiles/
How to make a Portable Photo Studio for Mobiles - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZL/O2PL/HS18CW5F/FZLO2PLHS18CW5F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZL/O2PL/HS18CW5F/FZLO2PLHS18CW5F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZL/O2PL/HS18CW5F/FZLO2PLHS18CW5F.SMALL.jpg jumper1111 Hi. In this insturctable you will learn how to make a portable photo studio from scratch for you mobile phones. It wont take much time and its very easy to build. I have made this instructable in many steps to minimize confusion so I just want that you read the entire instructable completely with pa...
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Sun, 23 Feb 2014 04:49:06 PST
Sewer Pipe Ipad Tripod Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/Sewer-Pipe-Ipad-Tripod-Mount/
Sewer Pipe Ipad Tripod Mount - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD1/D5AG/HS18D0GV/FD1D5AGHS18D0GV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD1/D5AG/HS18D0GV/FD1D5AGHS18D0GV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD1/D5AG/HS18D0GV/FD1D5AGHS18D0GV.SMALL.jpg jammin0 Newer iPads actually have some decent cameras but tripod mounts are a little bit tough to come by.  I'm a school teacher and our video club recently started working on some stop motion projects.  The iPad mini is actually pretty handy for simple stop motion and there are some decent apps out there f...
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Sat, 22 Feb 2014 18:36:46 PST
GoPro Lens Cover Cleaning Cloth http://www.instructables.com/id/GoPro-Lens-Cover-Cleaning-Cloth/
GoPro Lens Cover Cleaning Cloth - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYS/JOZR/HRWN8HK0/FYSJOZRHRWN8HK0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYS/JOZR/HRWN8HK0/FYSJOZRHRWN8HK0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYS/JOZR/HRWN8HK0/FYSJOZRHRWN8HK0.SMALL.jpg shootr Many people with GoPro cameras seem to throw them around with abandon, but mine is my baby and if I screw it up, the Mrs. will probably not sign off on another one without some serious negotiations.  Since the lens, to me at least, is the most important but vulnerable part of the camera, I do my b...
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Sat, 22 Feb 2014 07:40:58 PST
Air Conditioner Grate Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/Air-Conditioner-Grate-Hack/
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Fri, 21 Feb 2014 15:48:31 PST
NEGATIVE (PHOTOGRAPHY) TO DIGITAL PHOTO http://www.instructables.com/id/NEGATIVE-PHOTOGRAPHY-TO-DIGITAL-PHOTO/
NEGATIVE (PHOTOGRAPHY) TO DIGITAL PHOTO - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5F/0QUV/HRTWKEO4/F5F0QUVHRTWKEO4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5F/0QUV/HRTWKEO4/F5F0QUVHRTWKEO4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5F/0QUV/HRTWKEO4/F5F0QUVHRTWKEO4.SMALL.jpg BMC21 HOW TO CONVERT NEGATIVES TO DIGITAL PHOTOS. Materials: ¶ White Wooden table (approximately 100x100cm) «tabla de madera blanca aproximadamente de 100x100cm» ¶ White fabric (I used a sheet) « tela blanca, he usado unas sábanas » ¶ Pins «chinchetas» ¶ Iron «plancha » ¶ Digital Camera with...
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Wed, 19 Feb 2014 13:10:46 PST
Inexpensive DIY Lightbox http://www.instructables.com/id/Inexpensive-DIY-Lightbox/
Inexpensive DIY Lightbox - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0C/XRG9/HRPNCNF2/F0CXRG9HRPNCNF2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0C/XRG9/HRPNCNF2/F0CXRG9HRPNCNF2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0C/XRG9/HRPNCNF2/F0CXRG9HRPNCNF2.SMALL.jpg tisBeth Make a lightbox for photography with materials you can find around the house. What you need: a box, white poster board, white tissue paper, scissors/box cutter, tape. Lay the box on its side. Cut a rectangular in the top of the box, leaving a 2 inch border between the edges of the box and th...
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Mon, 17 Feb 2014 04:39:02 PST
Infrared Camera Mod (Canon A810) http://www.instructables.com/id/Infrared-Camera-Mod/
Infrared Camera Mod (Canon A810) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLH/2CDR/HRPNCBCA/FLH2CDRHRPNCBCA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLH/2CDR/HRPNCBCA/FLH2CDRHRPNCBCA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLH/2CDR/HRPNCBCA/FLH2CDRHRPNCBCA.SMALL.jpg tisBeth The camera used here is the Canon Powershot A810. Many similar point-and-shoot cameras will use the same basic process as described in this tutorial. An "infrablue" filter can be purchased from the Public Lab website for infrared photography. This particular instance of the mod was used for a ...
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Sun, 16 Feb 2014 21:16:29 PST
GoPro soft case for RC flying models http://www.instructables.com/id/GoPro-soft-case-for-RC-flying-models/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FK8/AQRY/HRPBJLUZ/FK8AQRYHRPBJLUZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK8/AQRY/HRPBJLUZ/FK8AQRYHRPBJLUZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK8/AQRY/HRPBJLUZ/FK8AQRYHRPBJLUZ.SMALL.jpg sfalconetti This is a soft case absorbing vibrations and protecting from crashes, built to be used to carry a GoPro (R) camera in flight on RC models, when you are not a very good pilot ;) and you can crash. GoPro is a registered trademark to GoPro.
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Sat, 15 Feb 2014 23:16:49 PST
From telephoto to Macro Lens (without a reverse ring) http://www.instructables.com/id/From-telephoto-to-Macro-Lens-without-a-reverse-rin/
From telephoto to Macro Lens (without a reverse ring) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3E/DFX7/HRPNA0PG/F3EDFX7HRPNA0PG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3E/DFX7/HRPNA0PG/F3EDFX7HRPNA0PG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3E/DFX7/HRPNA0PG/F3EDFX7HRPNA0PG.SMALL.jpg fado1986 This is the story of how I hacked a telephoto lens into a really useful macro lens. WARMING: I CAN´T BE HELD RESPONSIBLE FOR WHAT YOU DO TO YOUR LENSES, FOLLOW THIS INSTRUCTABLE BY YOUR OWN RISK. But first a little background on why I did the things I did (sorry if it is to long). The Story...
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Sat, 15 Feb 2014 20:24:06 PST
$30 IKEA Camera Slider http://www.instructables.com/id/30-IKEA-Camera-Slider/
$30 IKEA Camera Slider - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKU/LQOG/HRKR3ERM/FKULQOGHRKR3ERM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKU/LQOG/HRKR3ERM/FKULQOGHRKR3ERM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKU/LQOG/HRKR3ERM/FKULQOGHRKR3ERM.SMALL.jpg DerekMellott Please Vote for this Instructable if you feel it has earned it, you can do so by clicking the Vote flag above the Favorite button on the upper right side of this page or by clicking the pop up when you reach the bottom of the page. If you are using a mobile browser the vote button is located under t...
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Sat, 15 Feb 2014 07:19:42 PST
Get organised with a cheap custom inlet for your camera bag http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-custom-inlet-for-your-photobag/
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Fri, 14 Feb 2014 02:03:32 PST
Steadycam Adjustment and Display Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Steadycam-Adjustment-and-Display-Stand/
Steadycam Adjustment and Display Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE2/920J/HRI8V1RI/FE2920JHRI8V1RI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE2/920J/HRI8V1RI/FE2920JHRI8V1RI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE2/920J/HRI8V1RI/FE2920JHRI8V1RI.SMALL.jpg askjerry The steadycam is a device that aids in the process of video recording when you are moving. Normally video taken while walking would be shaky and would sway with the footsteps of the person taking the shot. A steadycam device will allow you to walk and will compensate for your movements to a great ex...
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Wed, 12 Feb 2014 22:25:00 PST
DIY Home Photo Setup http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Home-Photo-Setup/
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Wed, 12 Feb 2014 21:05:46 PST
Mechanical 'wind-up' camera slider http://www.instructables.com/id/Mechanical-wind-up-camera-slider/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FWD/UY6R/HRI96UED/FWDUY6RHRI96UED.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWD/UY6R/HRI96UED/FWDUY6RHRI96UED.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWD/UY6R/HRI96UED/FWDUY6RHRI96UED.SMALL.jpg Building all the way A simple DIY camera slider that uses a wind-up music box salvaged from an old toy. This could be used as a backup option in case one runs out of power. The wind-up mechanism delivers constant speed and is strong enough to move most DSLRs mounted on a heavy ball-head. The operating noise is really ne...
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Wed, 12 Feb 2014 19:19:31 PST
Arduino DSLR Lightning Catcher http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-DSLR-Lightning-Catcher/
Arduino DSLR Lightning Catcher - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBC/38VH/HRI8SUXI/FBC38VHHRI8SUXI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBC/38VH/HRI8SUXI/FBC38VHHRI8SUXI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBC/38VH/HRI8SUXI/FBC38VHHRI8SUXI.SMALL.jpg udubinsky I always wanted to shoot some lightnings but never knew how. So I set down and made this Arduino DSLR Lightning Catcher. The idea is to constantly mesure the ambient light and when sensing a spike in the light taking a shoot. The need List A DSLR cameraAn Arduino board2 X 220ohm resistorA s...
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Tue, 11 Feb 2014 14:32:37 PST
Camera Tripod Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Hhsdbhdsj/
Camera Tripod Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ6/4XC4/HSBSLS0B/FQ64XC4HSBSLS0B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ6/4XC4/HSBSLS0B/FQ64XC4HSBSLS0B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ6/4XC4/HSBSLS0B/FQ64XC4HSBSLS0B.SMALL.jpg eva_maree_dixon Hey guys this instructable is 1 tripod with two different mods enjoy. This is a pic instructable
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Mon, 10 Feb 2014 21:47:41 PST
SUPER STRONG GOPRO ( OR OTHER CAMERA) MAGNET MOUNT http://www.instructables.com/id/SUPER-STRONG-GOPRO-OR-OTHER-CAMERA-MAGNET-MOUNT/
SUPER STRONG GOPRO ( OR OTHER CAMERA) MAGNET MOUNT - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPM/775M/HRCK4VAI/FPM775MHRCK4VAI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPM/775M/HRCK4VAI/FPM775MHRCK4VAI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPM/775M/HRCK4VAI/FPM775MHRCK4VAI.SMALL.jpg daldridge3 I have wanted to make many instructables before now but this is the first time i followed through with the plan. The others ended with just a bunch of pictures.I may complete them in the future but for now, this is my first. I wanted i way to mount my go pro to my suv and this is what i came up wit...
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Mon, 10 Feb 2014 09:21:21 PST
Tips And Tricks For Taking Awesome Pictures With Camera http://www.instructables.com/id/Tips-And-Tricks-For-Taking-Awesome-Pictures-With-C/
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Mon, 10 Feb 2014 02:26:51 PST
Fotografering http://www.instructables.com/id/Fotografering/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FV8/ARWA/HRCK3XYJ/FV8ARWAHRCK3XYJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV8/ARWA/HRCK3XYJ/FV8ARWAHRCK3XYJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV8/ARWA/HRCK3XYJ/FV8ARWAHRCK3XYJ.SMALL.jpg geitastirr null null null null null null null
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Sun, 9 Feb 2014 03:53:18 PST
How to make custom grips for your camera using sugru http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-custom-grips-for-your-camera-using-sug/
How to make custom grips for your camera using sugru - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUH/5BCG/HRCK0M0O/FUH5BCGHRCK0M0O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUH/5BCG/HRCK0M0O/FUH5BCGHRCK0M0O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUH/5BCG/HRCK0M0O/FUH5BCGHRCK0M0O.SMALL.jpg projectsugru This guide will show you how to create custom grips for you camera using sugru. sugru is a self-setting rubber that can be formed by hand. It moulds like play-dough, bonds to almost anything and turns into a strong, flexible silicone rubber overnight. It feels soft to touch when cured, but is al...
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Fri, 7 Feb 2014 10:19:54 PST
The SnapPiCam | A Raspberry Pi Camera http://www.instructables.com/id/The-SnapPiCam-A-Raspberry-Pi-Camera/
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Mon, 3 Feb 2014 10:26:23 PST
Yes, Another Camera Slider - NOW MOTORIZED! http://www.instructables.com/id/Yes-Another-Camera-Slider-NOW-MOTORIZED/
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Sun, 2 Feb 2014 20:28:25 PST