Instructables: exploring - photography http://www.instructables.com Wed, 23 Jul 2014 05:30:49 PDT BLOX v1.01 D.I.Y Photobooth using an ipad http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Photobooth-using-an-ipad/
D.I.Y Photobooth using an ipad - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNF/6DI3/HXW8BJVW/FNF6DI3HXW8BJVW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNF/6DI3/HXW8BJVW/FNF6DI3HXW8BJVW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNF/6DI3/HXW8BJVW/FNF6DI3HXW8BJVW.SMALL.jpg thronic Getting married or have an event and want to have a fun photo booth at your event? Photo booths are big bucks but you can do it on the cheap and have something even better! How about a photo booth or selfie machine that automatically publishes your photos to Twitter and Facebook? Read on my friend.....
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Mon, 21 Jul 2014 13:44:22 PDT
Time Lapse Camera Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Time-Lapse-Camera-Robot/
Time Lapse Camera Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV1/BHBV/HXVDJPJR/FV1BHBVHXVDJPJR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV1/BHBV/HXVDJPJR/FV1BHBVHXVDJPJR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV1/BHBV/HXVDJPJR/FV1BHBVHXVDJPJR.SMALL.jpg W1LL7 This is one of my old class projects that I never got around to adding here because I did not like the results. However, the pictures look cool and the code works well so someone will probably like this project. At the very least this project will be a warning to others about what they should take i...
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Sun, 20 Jul 2014 22:51:07 PDT
The DSLR Bodycap Pinhole http://www.instructables.com/id/The-DSLR-Bodycap-Pinhole/
The DSLR Bodycap Pinhole - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCZ/STGE/HXV25490/FCZSTGEHXV25490.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCZ/STGE/HXV25490/FCZSTGEHXV25490.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCZ/STGE/HXV25490/FCZSTGEHXV25490.SMALL.jpg G. M. Something so simple and yet it works.To make this pinhole for your DSLR you need:A bodycap for your brand of DSLR. I'm using a Canon bodycap.A beverage tin can of your choice.A needle A scissorSome epoxy glue.And a 52mm UV filter.A drill. 10mm or so. All in one step... First drill a hole in the ...
By: G. M.

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Sun, 20 Jul 2014 17:43:04 PDT
Halogen Bounce Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Halogen-Bounce-Light/
Halogen Bounce Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKH/9IWK/HXTYBMCW/FKH9IWKHXTYBMCW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKH/9IWK/HXTYBMCW/FKH9IWKHXTYBMCW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKH/9IWK/HXTYBMCW/FKH9IWKHXTYBMCW.SMALL.jpg ajoyraman I built a simple 'Bounce Light' using a 500 Watt Halogen lamp fitted within a reflector formed by an old cooking dish.This light when bounced of the roof and walls of a small room provides suitable illumination for photography of small objects. The sub-asemblies An old standard lamp wooden base...
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Sat, 19 Jul 2014 23:02:49 PDT
How to Scan Four Photos at Once http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Scan-Four-Photos-at-Once/
How to Scan Four Photos at Once - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7O/3SKA/HXRU35WZ/F7O3SKAHXRU35WZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7O/3SKA/HXRU35WZ/F7O3SKAHXRU35WZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7O/3SKA/HXRU35WZ/F7O3SKAHXRU35WZ.SMALL.jpg pbriggs8 This Instructable shows a simple & efficient way to scan four photos at one time on your scanner using a low-cost ($40) third party application called VueScan.The individual photos are saved as separate image files. This makes the scanning process go a lot faster than scanning one photo at a time, ...
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Fri, 18 Jul 2014 14:10:46 PDT
Scan your negatives right now for free! http://www.instructables.com/id/Scan-your-negatives-right-now-for-free/
Scan your negatives right now for free! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQR/QAKC/HXMUYUKJ/FQRQAKCHXMUYUKJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQR/QAKC/HXMUYUKJ/FQRQAKCHXMUYUKJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQR/QAKC/HXMUYUKJ/FQRQAKCHXMUYUKJ.SMALL.jpg melissa_b04 I have a Kodak Duaflex IV that uses 620/120 film. I wanted to scan my negatives and discovered a way to do so with minimal materials for free. I am not a professional photographer or Photoshop/GIMP Jedi master. I started this 2 weeks ago. I am taking an art class for summer school so a lot of this p...
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Wed, 16 Jul 2014 12:01:13 PDT
Canon EF-S 18-55mm. To EF mount - UPDATED! http://www.instructables.com/id/Canon-EF-S-18-55mm-To-EF-mount/
Canon EF-S 18-55mm. To EF mount - UPDATED! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYB/LA5A/HXLMTZIQ/FYBLA5AHXLMTZIQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYB/LA5A/HXLMTZIQ/FYBLA5AHXLMTZIQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYB/LA5A/HXLMTZIQ/FYBLA5AHXLMTZIQ.SMALL.jpg G. M. Hello.In this instructable I will convert a standard Canon EFS 18-55mm. kit lens to EF mount.Why? Because I can, and because I have a Canon 10D laying around, and not many EF lenses. The 10D has a APS-C sensor, but it is not possible to fit EF-S lenses on it. Any later models will fit the EF-S lense...
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Tue, 15 Jul 2014 12:33:57 PDT
How to Convert Digitized Film Negatives into Quality Positives in Less Than 5 Seconds http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Convert-Digitized-Film-Negatives-into-Quali/
How to Convert Digitized Film Negatives into Quality Positives in Less Than 5 Seconds - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWC/ENS1/HXLMF9XG/FWCENS1HXLMF9XG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWC/ENS1/HXLMF9XG/FWCENS1HXLMF9XG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWC/ENS1/HXLMF9XG/FWCENS1HXLMF9XG.SMALL.jpg pbriggs8 This Instructable shows how you may quickly convert camera or smartphone jpeg images of film negatives into quality positives. And, yes - it can be done in less than 5 seconds per negative once the conversion software is properly set up!This Instructable assumes that you have already taken a digita...
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Sun, 13 Jul 2014 14:11:48 PDT
GoPro 2-Axis Gimbal Hand and Pole Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/GoPro-2-Axis-Gimbal-Hand-and-Pole-Mount/
GoPro 2-Axis Gimbal Hand and Pole Mount - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEO/OQI8/HXHREX7Z/FEOOQI8HXHREX7Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEO/OQI8/HXHREX7Z/FEOOQI8HXHREX7Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEO/OQI8/HXHREX7Z/FEOOQI8HXHREX7Z.SMALL.jpg shootr The stars have finally aligned - the cost of GoPro compatible 2-axis gimbals is down to $75 and I'm tired of shaky videos.I don't have the need for a drone so I just wanted one to mount on a handle or a pole for smoother shots when walking around. Follow along for the route I took to make the union ...
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Sun, 13 Jul 2014 09:13:08 PDT
DIY lens cap holder for camera http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-lens-cap-holder-for-camera/
DIY lens cap holder for camera - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC6/4P84/HXII3EPK/FC64P84HXII3EPK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC6/4P84/HXII3EPK/FC64P84HXII3EPK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC6/4P84/HXII3EPK/FC64P84HXII3EPK.SMALL.jpg thescientistformerlyknownasNaegeli This instructable shows how to make a lens cap holder for your camera.I spent quite some time to look for my lens cap so I thought the best would be to attach it to the camera. In this way I will not lose it again. If you have your parts and materials ready (see step 1) you can finish this project w...
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Sun, 13 Jul 2014 00:54:01 PDT
Cleaning the CCD sensor on a Panasonic Lumix point and shoot camera. http://www.instructables.com/id/Cleaning-the-CCD-sensor-on-a-Panasonic-Lumix-point/
Cleaning the CCD sensor on a Panasonic Lumix point and shoot camera. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6T/A6VT/HXHQZGMI/F6TA6VTHXHQZGMI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6T/A6VT/HXHQZGMI/F6TA6VTHXHQZGMI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6T/A6VT/HXHQZGMI/F6TA6VTHXHQZGMI.SMALL.jpg mdsuave13 how to get dust and other foreign objects out of your lens and shots. Gather tools you'll need a very small Phillips screwdriver, and a t3 torx driver. some cameras may have different sized screws so a small bit kit would help. also going to want some lens wipes. if you are hard of seeing, these ...
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Fri, 11 Jul 2014 11:32:02 PDT
Incredible Steel Wool Photography! http://www.instructables.com/id/Incredible-Steel-Wool-Photography/
Incredible Steel Wool Photography! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOH/V1O5/HXGUQ27K/FOHV1O5HXGUQ27K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOH/V1O5/HXGUQ27K/FOHV1O5HXGUQ27K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOH/V1O5/HXGUQ27K/FOHV1O5HXGUQ27K.SMALL.jpg MattBothell Steel Wool Photography is a super fun and super easy type of photography. Once you have your camera this project can be FREE. I had to purchase the steel wool and that is it. I already had a the other materials but the MOST you will have to spend on this project is 4-5 dollars. This is an awesome pr...
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Fri, 11 Jul 2014 09:53:14 PDT
EASY Camera Handle http://www.instructables.com/id/EASY-Camera-Handle/
EASY Camera Handle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDV/7RX3/HXCAPO5X/FDV7RX3HXCAPO5X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDV/7RX3/HXCAPO5X/FDV7RX3HXCAPO5X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDV/7RX3/HXCAPO5X/FDV7RX3HXCAPO5X.SMALL.jpg manuelmasc Hi everyone!In this FAST and EASY ible I'm going to show you how to make a camera handle in just 5 minutes for 0$.A camera handle it's basically a handle that helps you to keep better any action camera with just one hand, this means also that your videos will come out without shaking.The one i'm goi...
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Tue, 8 Jul 2014 03:28:52 PDT
How to convert film negatives into digital contact sheets http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-convert-film-negatives-into-digital-contact/
How to convert film negatives into digital contact sheets - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUE/24L4/HX7OY8PT/FUE24L4HX7OY8PT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUE/24L4/HX7OY8PT/FUE24L4HX7OY8PT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUE/24L4/HX7OY8PT/FUE24L4HX7OY8PT.SMALL.jpg pbriggs8 The link below is for a video that demonstrates how to make digital contact sheets from 35 mm film negatives. You'll need a lightbox, film negative archival sheets, a piece of glass to hold the negatives flat, a digital camera, and VueScan scanning software.This process will allow you to quickly con...
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Mon, 7 Jul 2014 10:58:41 PDT
Slider http://www.instructables.com/id/Slider/
Slider - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZF/J514/HXA9OALK/FZFJ514HXA9OALK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZF/J514/HXA9OALK/FZFJ514HXA9OALK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZF/J514/HXA9OALK/FZFJ514HXA9OALK.SMALL.jpg stevenarango For this Slider You Will need Two 16mm Thick Aluminium Bars 4 Feet Long or Longer4 Bars Holders, And 4 Sliders The Bars Need to be polish so there are No marks on themThe Sliders are adjustable so they Move freely across.The Top Plate Could be made with Metal. But i have used PVC It Hold My DSLR ...
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Sun, 6 Jul 2014 23:49:21 PDT
How to Upload Photos Onto Shutterfly http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Upload-Photos-Onto-Shutterfly/
How to Upload Photos Onto Shutterfly - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGX/RUHF/HX8HS5LW/FGXRUHFHX8HS5LW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGX/RUHF/HX8HS5LW/FGXRUHFHX8HS5LW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGX/RUHF/HX8HS5LW/FGXRUHFHX8HS5LW.SMALL.jpg hannahnoelle797 If you are confused on how to Upload Photos onto Shutterfly or simply cannot find the upload button, here's how to do it. Go to Shutterfly.com Obviously.Then click Sign In in the top right corner. Enter Your Username and Password and Click Sign In Click on My Pictures The menu has 6 main o...
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Sun, 6 Jul 2014 12:57:28 PDT
small foldable tripod dolly http://www.instructables.com/id/small-foldable-tripod-dolly/
small foldable tripod dolly - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8O/K5UX/HX8HP8BM/F8OK5UXHX8HP8BM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8O/K5UX/HX8HP8BM/F8OK5UXHX8HP8BM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8O/K5UX/HX8HP8BM/F8OK5UXHX8HP8BM.SMALL.jpg andrea biffi To make movies you usually need to move smoothly your camera on a flat surface, like a table or the floor. There are many commercial tripod dollies but you can easily make your own with a few wood boards and three wheels. The design To build this dolly you can choose different materials and dimen...
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Sun, 6 Jul 2014 03:49:25 PDT
Custom Camera Sling/Strap http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Camera-SlingStrap/
Custom Camera Sling/Strap - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTU/3LL0/HX90UILS/FTU3LL0HX90UILS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTU/3LL0/HX90UILS/FTU3LL0HX90UILS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTU/3LL0/HX90UILS/FTU3LL0HX90UILS.SMALL.jpg ahauta Materials For this easy project you will need:-A nylon strap(from an old laptop, water bottle holder...)-an old leather belt the color and style of your choosing-and of course a camera to put the finished product on Tools The tools for this project are simple and can easily be found at hardwa...
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Sat, 5 Jul 2014 16:53:57 PDT
Phone camera macro setup http://www.instructables.com/id/Phone-camera-macro-setup/
Phone camera macro setup - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8P/CQLR/HXB3RJ7F/F8PCQLRHXB3RJ7F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8P/CQLR/HXB3RJ7F/F8PCQLRHXB3RJ7F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8P/CQLR/HXB3RJ7F/F8PCQLRHXB3RJ7F.SMALL.jpg peterbryenton If your budget won't stretch to off-the-shelf lens kits for phone camera macro work, look around for a used jeweller's loupe in places like charity/thrift shops, car boot/garage sales etc.Blu-Tack or equivalent will hold the loupe flat against your phone camera's lens. Centre the loupe. Check your v...
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Sat, 5 Jul 2014 09:34:01 PDT
Rokinon 8mm lens rear mounted filter on a Canon http://www.instructables.com/id/Rokinon-8mm-lens-rear-mounted-filter-on-a-Canon/
Rokinon 8mm lens rear mounted filter on a Canon - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKP/B37J/HX7OZ9V2/FKPB37JHX7OZ9V2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKP/B37J/HX7OZ9V2/FKPB37JHX7OZ9V2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKP/B37J/HX7OZ9V2/FKPB37JHX7OZ9V2.SMALL.jpg phgeek If you are lucky enough to own a Rokinon 8mm lens for Canon cameras then you have thought about using filters at some point. I have had this one for over a year an think they are something special, but there are no rear threads for adding filters. One day I was looking at the rear mount and happened...
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Fri, 4 Jul 2014 14:54:11 PDT
Panning timelapse tripod http://www.instructables.com/id/Panning-timelapse-tripod/
Panning timelapse tripod - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXL/T4GF/HX5H62BM/FXLT4GFHX5H62BM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXL/T4GF/HX5H62BM/FXLT4GFHX5H62BM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXL/T4GF/HX5H62BM/FXLT4GFHX5H62BM.SMALL.jpg Vincent VD If you are like me, you like making cool video's, but you don't have much money to spend on high tech gear!Based on a pototype (basically just an egg timer with a GoPro stuck on top) I created this very handy tripod, with every basic functionality PLUS panning.I used very basic materials, everyone c...
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Thu, 3 Jul 2014 05:20:16 PDT
DIY Schlieren Flow Visualization http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Schlieren-Flow-Visualization/
DIY Schlieren Flow Visualization - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9G/MR0V/HX42UKR1/F9GMR0VHX42UKR1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9G/MR0V/HX42UKR1/F9GMR0VHX42UKR1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9G/MR0V/HX42UKR1/F9GMR0VHX42UKR1.SMALL.jpg jlansey Schlieren Flow Visualization is a method to see small differences in air pressure like those around a flame; essentially it allows you to *see* air. It is typically accomplished with super fancy mirrors that can cost upwards of $300. This instructable is about making a Schlieren Flow Visualization r...
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Wed, 2 Jul 2014 18:19:01 PDT
DIY Camera Gimbal http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Camera-Gimbal/
DIY Camera Gimbal - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBV/PB8L/HWX42Y2L/FBVPB8LHWX42Y2L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBV/PB8L/HWX42Y2L/FBVPB8LHWX42Y2L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBV/PB8L/HWX42Y2L/FBVPB8LHWX42Y2L.SMALL.jpg lacglzh I recently build a Camera gimbal, tt's simple, effective, and really helps to get rid of most of the shakes and vibrations from the video.Check out this demo video:[[Video() ]]In this instructable, I will briefly explain how I built my own DIY brushless camera gimbal, if you are still in doubt pleas...
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Fri, 27 Jun 2014 02:36:46 PDT
Portable Photobooth (iPad+DSLR) http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Photobooth-iPadDSLR/
Portable Photobooth (iPad+DSLR) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F88/ZTI2/HWS3Q3ZC/F88ZTI2HWS3Q3ZC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F88/ZTI2/HWS3Q3ZC/F88ZTI2HWS3Q3ZC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F88/ZTI2/HWS3Q3ZC/F88ZTI2HWS3Q3ZC.SMALL.jpg acoens After building a photobooth for our wedding, I realized I learned quite a bit that I could do differently after learning the constraints of the project. This is a redesign, incorporating the aspects that worked the best - the hardware and the messaging on the front. After deciding to build a phot...
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Mon, 23 Jun 2014 15:07:20 PDT
Smartphone 3D viewer http://www.instructables.com/id/Smartphone-3D-viewer/
Smartphone 3D viewer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEO/3GSW/HWQN00V8/FEO3GSWHWQN00V8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEO/3GSW/HWQN00V8/FEO3GSWHWQN00V8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEO/3GSW/HWQN00V8/FEO3GSWHWQN00V8.SMALL.jpg yossikadosh 3D images are fantastic ! When watching a 3D image I get the feeling that it is alive and real !I recently found a great app on the android called : "Make It 3D" which let you take amazing 3D photos in high resolution with your Android smartphone.So I decided to build a simple but effective viewer i...
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Sat, 21 Jun 2014 10:34:51 PDT
GoPro Pole http://www.instructables.com/id/GoPro-Pole-1/
GoPro Pole - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX1/TH9D/HWJJZ6Q3/FX1TH9DHWJJZ6Q3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX1/TH9D/HWJJZ6Q3/FX1TH9DHWJJZ6Q3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX1/TH9D/HWJJZ6Q3/FX1TH9DHWJJZ6Q3.SMALL.jpg mteasdale I realise that there's a number of Instructables for this sort of thing already but I figured we can learn from each other's ideas. Assemble the materials For this Instructable you will need the following materials: Part from a GoPro pivot arm (I had a broken one from the handlebar mount lying ar...
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Wed, 18 Jun 2014 16:00:47 PDT
Aerial Group Picture with a Drone http://www.instructables.com/id/Aerial-Group-Picture-with-a-Drone/
Aerial Group Picture with a Drone - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1V/TA3M/HWKK0BAB/F1VTA3MHWKK0BAB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1V/TA3M/HWKK0BAB/F1VTA3MHWKK0BAB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1V/TA3M/HWKK0BAB/F1VTA3MHWKK0BAB.SMALL.jpg jeffmazter406 General Information: Multicopters have recently spiked in their usage in both the hobbyist world and the professional world. Everyone is starting to use these "drones" to do tasks that may otherwise be more costly or unpractical. Taking advantage of the rise of this popular new device, Newman Smith ...
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Wed, 18 Jun 2014 07:38:32 PDT
Posing in Cosplay http://www.instructables.com/id/Posing-in-Cosplay/
Posing in Cosplay - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO3/INDH/HWES3W5A/FO3INDHHWES3W5A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO3/INDH/HWES3W5A/FO3INDHHWES3W5A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO3/INDH/HWES3W5A/FO3INDHHWES3W5A.SMALL.jpg Toffee-Chan Hi everyone,For my first Instructable i have decided to create an informative piece on how to pose while you are in cosplay. The above picture is me as Kagome Higurashi, my cosplay for Anime North 2014. Enjoy Brainstorm Who will you be cosplaying? The character you have chosen plays a huge part ...
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Sat, 14 Jun 2014 14:28:22 PDT
Emboss & metallic effects using channels & curves http://www.instructables.com/id/Emboss-metallic-effects-using-channels-curves/
Emboss & metallic effects using channels & curves - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSL/U6BF/HWFLMV83/FSLU6BFHWFLMV83.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSL/U6BF/HWFLMV83/FSLU6BFHWFLMV83.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSL/U6BF/HWFLMV83/FSLU6BFHWFLMV83.SMALL.jpg kishank2 Open a new canvas rename it Emboss & metallic effect , 944 x 620, 180 dpi, and white background. Fill with black. Step 1 Create a new layer, set foreground to a mid grey. Select your shape (works best on shapes, text depends on size and density as to outcome). This works best on a solid shape. ...
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Sat, 14 Jun 2014 13:35:08 PDT
Make Bounce Flash More Portable http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Bounce-Flash-More-Portable/
Make Bounce Flash More Portable - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYX/CARX/HWES3N8S/FYXCARXHWES3N8S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYX/CARX/HWES3N8S/FYXCARXHWES3N8S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYX/CARX/HWES3N8S/FYXCARXHWES3N8S.SMALL.jpg Phil B This is a photo of a bracket I made so I can use my camera's direct flash to give a soft, omni-directional effect. A photo made with this bracket This photo was made with bounce flash from this bracket. Light disperses by the inverse square law which means the strength of the light falling on a s...
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Sat, 14 Jun 2014 12:26:32 PDT
GoPro Magnetic Mini Ball Head Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/GoPro-Magnetic-Mini-Ball-Head-Mount/
GoPro Magnetic Mini Ball Head Mount - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F00/IZCA/HW8T05VG/F00IZCAHW8T05VG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F00/IZCA/HW8T05VG/F00IZCAHW8T05VG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F00/IZCA/HW8T05VG/F00IZCAHW8T05VG.SMALL.jpg peterthomsen One of my favorite DIY GoPro mounts. This versatile mount is super simple to make and comes in handy all of the time. Assembly takes a few minutes. Materials cost about $15.Materials: 65# Hold Magnet ($8 hardware store) Mini Ball head ($4 ebay) GoPro Tripod Mount ($3 ebay) 1/2" 1/4-20 machine s...
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Tue, 10 Jun 2014 12:48:18 PDT
DIY Gopro Handle http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Gopro-Handle-2/
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Tue, 10 Jun 2014 09:40:18 PDT
Video Skate Dolly http://www.instructables.com/id/Video-Skate-Dolly/
Video Skate Dolly - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2S/A3MN/HW6HYIYG/F2SA3MNHW6HYIYG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2S/A3MN/HW6HYIYG/F2SA3MNHW6HYIYG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2S/A3MN/HW6HYIYG/F2SA3MNHW6HYIYG.SMALL.jpg Jazzmyn My 3d printed "Video Skate Dolly" is a handy piece of gear to add to your collection. It has an adjustable arm, rotating base, and tilting head. The wheels can also be adjusted to shoot a 360 degree video. Using recycled roller-blade wheels and PLA plastic it is easy on the environment and your b...
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Sun, 8 Jun 2014 17:53:52 PDT
Easy Plastic Light Grid Diffuser / Background http://www.instructables.com/id/Plastic-Light-Grid-Diffuser/
Easy Plastic Light Grid Diffuser / Background - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOX/D7TY/HW3K7I9L/FOXD7TYHW3K7I9L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOX/D7TY/HW3K7I9L/FOXD7TYHW3K7I9L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOX/D7TY/HW3K7I9L/FOXD7TYHW3K7I9L.SMALL.jpg pizzidave This came about when I was shopping around for photo supplies and was dumbstruck by the prices. I figured I would do a small grid but decided to go big. I figured it would give me more creative leeway. The grid can be used as a background or a diffuser. Materials Clear Plastic Bottles ( I used ...
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Fri, 6 Jun 2014 18:35:16 PDT
Go Pro Pole http://www.instructables.com/id/Go-Pro-Pole-6/
Go Pro Pole - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4O/RFO2/HW2OB23R/F4ORFO2HW2OB23R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4O/RFO2/HW2OB23R/F4ORFO2HW2OB23R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4O/RFO2/HW2OB23R/F4ORFO2HW2OB23R.SMALL.jpg one.deep1904 Go Pro poles are usually too small or too large for what I wanted, and the telescoping poles are painfully expensive. This pole is also buoyant making it perfect for water sports. Most of the materials are pretty common use so hopefully you have some lying around; otherwise home depot has all that i...
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Thu, 5 Jun 2014 23:01:36 PDT
DIY sun imaging telescope and Schlieren imaging http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-sun-imaging-telescope-and-Schlieren-imaging/
DIY sun imaging telescope and Schlieren imaging - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIA/W5UT/HW0FVENQ/FIAW5UTHW0FVENQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIA/W5UT/HW0FVENQ/FIAW5UTHW0FVENQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIA/W5UT/HW0FVENQ/FIAW5UTHW0FVENQ.SMALL.jpg GREENPOWERSCIENCE Using a small piece of mirrored glass (first surface is much better) the image of the sun flips and creates a gigantic image of the sun. This is the pinhole effect. This exact setup images just like a pinhole camera but due to a reflective surface verses a hole, the interior cannot be dark so the am...
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Wed, 4 Jun 2014 17:46:05 PDT
How to Instagram your wedding http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Instagram-your-wedding/
How to Instagram your wedding - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGF/0R0M/HW0FUVYG/FGF0R0MHW0FUVYG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGF/0R0M/HW0FUVYG/FGF0R0MHW0FUVYG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGF/0R0M/HW0FUVYG/FGF0R0MHW0FUVYG.SMALL.jpg iido Ditch the old-fashioned disposable camera trick at your wedding, and join in the new way of having your guests be your photographers! Why have 1 photographer when you can have 100?All you need is your guests (armed with their mobile phone cameras), a laptop, a projector, and a screen! Your guests ca...
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Wed, 4 Jun 2014 11:48:28 PDT
GoPro Camera Box [The Cheap Way] http://www.instructables.com/id/GoPro-Camera-Box-The-Cheap-Way/
GoPro Camera Box [The Cheap Way] - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6J/Q6RW/HVZOVJOG/F6JQ6RWHVZOVJOG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6J/Q6RW/HVZOVJOG/F6JQ6RWHVZOVJOG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6J/Q6RW/HVZOVJOG/F6JQ6RWHVZOVJOG.SMALL.jpg dsirotic I am a motorcycle rider with a photography and filmmaking passion. I dont want my expensive camera to get damaged off a lot of use, and i dont like spending money on things i can make myself. So here comes this project, hope you enjoy! (Im still a beginner in writing instructables so please keep tha...
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Tue, 3 Jun 2014 16:54:13 PDT
Solid Steadicam / steadycam below $20 GoPro , dslr, vdslr The cheapest and best steadicam on Instructables http://www.instructables.com/id/Solid-Steadicam-below-20-GoPro-vdslr-dslr/
Solid Steadicam / steadycam below $20 GoPro , dslr, vdslr The cheapest and best steadicam on Instructables - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F04/N48X/HW0FUG35/F04N48XHW0FUG35.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F04/N48X/HW0FUG35/F04N48XHW0FUG35.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F04/N48X/HW0FUG35/F04N48XHW0FUG35.SMALL.jpg survival434 To build a steadicam need1. Flat piece of sheet metal with a length of 1 m and a width of 30mm.2. Handle of drill3. Socket wrench 3/8 inch4. Washer Screw 28mm - 13 pcs5. Ball bearing, 12mm inside width6. Cork mat7. Knob with M6 screw8. Cardan joint 1/4 inch9. Screw the hat with a length of 60 mm10....
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Tue, 3 Jun 2014 15:11:28 PDT
3D Printed Tilt-Shift Macro Extension Tube http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Tilt-Shift-Macro-Extension-Tube/
3D Printed Tilt-Shift Macro Extension Tube - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSF/MJSJ/HVYQ7FBB/FSFMJSJHVYQ7FBB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSF/MJSJ/HVYQ7FBB/FSFMJSJHVYQ7FBB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSF/MJSJ/HVYQ7FBB/FSFMJSJHVYQ7FBB.SMALL.jpg Cpt.Insano Well hello there photography/ 3D printing enthusiast. Today's project aims to turn something like this into something like this, using something a bit like this. I made this adapter for Nikon F mount lenses, but there's no reason it couldn't be modified for other mounts. (The files are available in ...
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Mon, 2 Jun 2014 23:05:38 PDT
DSLR LCD Screen Hood http://www.instructables.com/id/DSLR-LCD-Screen-Hood/
DSLR LCD Screen Hood - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSK/TVA6/HVXBZFOG/FSKTVA6HVXBZFOG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSK/TVA6/HVXBZFOG/FSKTVA6HVXBZFOG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSK/TVA6/HVXBZFOG/FSKTVA6HVXBZFOG.SMALL.jpg ERBA Shooting in the sun with a DSLR can be tricky in broad daylight, especially if the sun is at your back.I tried to adress that with a simple to make, cheap solution, that is also easy to store and carry.I saw a similiar product on amazon (http://www.amazon.com/Camcorders-compatible-MagicF... but the ...
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Mon, 2 Jun 2014 17:15:22 PDT
Mechanical Wind-Up Star Tracker for Astro-Photography http://www.instructables.com/id/Mechanical-Wind-Up-Star-Tracker-for-Astro-Photogra/
Mechanical Wind-Up Star Tracker for Astro-Photography - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7G/UQM3/HVZHX8WM/F7GUQM3HVZHX8WM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7G/UQM3/HVZHX8WM/F7GUQM3HVZHX8WM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7G/UQM3/HVZHX8WM/F7GUQM3HVZHX8WM.SMALL.jpg mattthegamer463 Question: Why would you need a star tracker?If you've ever photographed stars, you'll notice a pesky problem that appears after a minute or two. The earth will rotate and cause the stars to blur in your image. The longer the exposure, the more blurred the stars will become. To get really detailed ph...
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Mon, 2 Jun 2014 15:18:27 PDT
Hack a Camera into a Infrared \ Night Vision Camera http://www.instructables.com/id/Hack-a-Camera-into-a-Infrared-Night-Vision-Camera/
Hack a Camera into a Infrared \ Night Vision Camera - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE0/D5M2/HVS18EE1/FE0D5M2HVS18EE1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE0/D5M2/HVS18EE1/FE0D5M2HVS18EE1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE0/D5M2/HVS18EE1/FE0D5M2HVS18EE1.SMALL.jpg th3_jungle_inv3ntor Howdy, Now, I know there seems to be a ton of instructables on infrared cameras, but I will add my project anyway. Hopefully it will trigger a new thought in your head or help you to more thoroughly know how to hack an ordinary camera into a night vision nightmare. Reason: I had a little time on...
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Thu, 29 May 2014 19:04:01 PDT
360 Rotating Platform with fixed central platform http://www.instructables.com/id/360-Rotating-Platform-with-fixed-central-platform/
360 Rotating Platform with fixed central platform - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F34/HF2V/HVS1COKY/F34HF2VHVS1COKY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F34/HF2V/HVS1COKY/F34HF2VHVS1COKY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F34/HF2V/HVS1COKY/F34HF2VHVS1COKY.SMALL.jpg pigsfoot Hopefully the instruction below along with the photos will allow anyone with some basic DIY skills to create their own version of this platform and hopefully improve on the design somewhat. Reading around on the interweb looks like the DIY shops in the US are much better equipped than in the UK so m...
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Thu, 29 May 2014 03:19:21 PDT
Chroma Key on your Android Phone/Tablet http://www.instructables.com/id/Chroma-Key-on-your-Android-PhoneTablet/
Chroma Key on your Android Phone/Tablet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUV/NUYD/HVPVSN2L/FUVNUYDHVPVSN2L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUV/NUYD/HVPVSN2L/FUVNUYDHVPVSN2L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUV/NUYD/HVPVSN2L/FUVNUYDHVPVSN2L.SMALL.jpg thorusproductions Easy steps to do Chroma Key (Green Screen/Blue Screen) straight from your Android tablet or Phone.For this example, I have a digger toy that I have taken a snap of in front of a budget green screen. The steps will guide you through quickly removing the background, selecting a background and then pan...
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Tue, 27 May 2014 17:47:36 PDT
Time Lapse with a Canon SX500-IS Camera http://www.instructables.com/id/Time-Lapse-with-a-Cannon-SX500-IS-Camera/
Time Lapse with a Canon SX500-IS Camera - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLZ/W76K/HVNXSQJE/FLZW76KHVNXSQJE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLZ/W76K/HVNXSQJE/FLZW76KHVNXSQJE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLZ/W76K/HVNXSQJE/FLZW76KHVNXSQJE.SMALL.jpg Eric Nelson For a couple years now, I have grown fond of my Canon SX500-IS camera. It is small, lightweight and fairly simple to use. I have lately though, been wanting to do more with it. One of my favorite video fascinations is time lapse photography. Some things that are moving so amazingly slow in the hustl...
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Mon, 26 May 2014 15:03:26 PDT
Fisheye lens - how to do it easy and quick http://www.instructables.com/id/Fisheye-lens-how-to-do-it-easy-and-quick/
Fisheye lens - how to do it easy and quick - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRJ/30P6/HVNXS1Z8/FRJ30P6HVNXS1Z8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRJ/30P6/HVNXS1Z8/FRJ30P6HVNXS1Z8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRJ/30P6/HVNXS1Z8/FRJ30P6HVNXS1Z8.SMALL.jpg RandomHacker This instructable shows how to make your own fisheye lens really quickly, in simple stepsIf you are into serious photography, you should think of buying a proper fisheye lens, as this one gives low quality photos compared to professional lenses (but it costs much less!)This instructable costed me un...
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Mon, 26 May 2014 11:53:49 PDT
Simple Panoramic Rig http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Panoramic-Rig/
Simple Panoramic Rig - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCR/0WUR/HVL8D5BC/FCR0WURHVL8D5BC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCR/0WUR/HVL8D5BC/FCR0WURHVL8D5BC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCR/0WUR/HVL8D5BC/FCR0WURHVL8D5BC.SMALL.jpg mtairymd Below are directions for a simple rig for panoramic video. It was built with free pallet wood and the temporary use of my mountain bike rim. The project took about 5 minutes to put it together. ​Tools/Materials Tools: SawDrillMeasuring tapeMaterials: Bicycle Rim/Tire (26” used for this project...
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Sat, 24 May 2014 12:21:58 PDT
BalanceCam by Rich Shumaker http://www.instructables.com/id/BalanceCam-by-Rich-Shumaker/
BalanceCam by Rich Shumaker - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F06/766O/HVKOH9SK/F06766OHVKOH9SK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F06/766O/HVKOH9SK/F06766OHVKOH9SK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F06/766O/HVKOH9SK/F06766OHVKOH9SK.SMALL.jpg RichShumaker INTRODUCTIONThe BalanceCam came out of a need I had to film myself even when I didn't have someone to help film or a tripod. I wanted something small and easy to set up and carry with me. I had been experimenting for years with different methods and one day I stumbled upon a helmet mount for filmi...
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Sat, 24 May 2014 10:19:32 PDT
Creating scotch tape photograph using photoshop http://www.instructables.com/id/Creating-scotch-tape-photograph-using-photoshop/
Creating scotch tape photograph using photoshop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F28/GCAW/HVGXXHOB/F28GCAWHVGXXHOB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F28/GCAW/HVGXXHOB/F28GCAWHVGXXHOB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F28/GCAW/HVGXXHOB/F28GCAWHVGXXHOB.SMALL.jpg kishank2 Creating a scotch tape photograph, using Photoshop with any picture desired ..Scotch tape brushes are easily available on the net , but using this tutorial you can make your own ..enjoy this demo .. Step 1 First of all create a new document sized 600 x 400 pixels. Select some appropriate color, f...
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Fri, 23 May 2014 10:44:42 PDT