Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - art - photography http://www.instructables.com Fri, 25 Jul 2014 11:18:06 PDT BLOX v1.01 Turn your old computer tower into a uber cool mailbox. http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-your-old-computer-tower-into-a-uber-cool-mail/
Turn your old computer tower into a uber cool mailbox. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVI/6DQH/HWNUKFX3/FVI6DQHHWNUKFX3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVI/6DQH/HWNUKFX3/FVI6DQHHWNUKFX3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVI/6DQH/HWNUKFX3/FVI6DQHHWNUKFX3.SMALL.jpg SoHa SMART We recycled a Mac G3/4 computer tower into a durable, ultra cool mailbox. **We used a Mac tower as it has a hinged side door and pull tab. This will work with any computer that opens in this manner.You can easily create a rock solid mail box that is cool looking, holds tons of mail including magazin...
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Sun, 22 Jun 2014 16:05:54 PDT
Turn Old Computer Tower Frames into Heavy Duty Shelving. http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-Old-Computer-Tower-Frames-into-Heavy-Duty-She/
Turn Old Computer Tower Frames into Heavy Duty Shelving. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGF/HOD6/HWNUK6Q3/FGFHOD6HWNUK6Q3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGF/HOD6/HWNUK6Q3/FGFHOD6HWNUK6Q3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGF/HOD6/HWNUK6Q3/FGFHOD6HWNUK6Q3.SMALL.jpg SoHa SMART Use your old computer towers to create unique, heavy duty yet light weight, shelving for any where you might want some cool, fun and quite useful shelving with very little cost. With this project you are recycling a large part of a computer and doing something great for the environment!We use the i...
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Sun, 22 Jun 2014 14:20:13 PDT
Easy Change Floating Photo Wall http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Change-Floating-Photo-Wall/
Easy Change Floating Photo Wall - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF1/06KL/HUMRVCBB/FF106KLHUMRVCBB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF1/06KL/HUMRVCBB/FF106KLHUMRVCBB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF1/06KL/HUMRVCBB/FF106KLHUMRVCBB.SMALL.jpg pcmofo I'm a part-time professional photographer and I love taking pictures! Sometimes I work really hard to take an idea in my head and turn it into a finished picture. Like everyone else, I share my pictures online with friends and family, but I really want to display some of my images at home.  Typical...
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Wed, 30 Apr 2014 07:52:05 PDT
Unfocused Abstract Photography http://www.instructables.com/id/Unfocused-Abstract-Photography/
Unfocused Abstract Photography - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2L/AIRX/HUBWNTHW/F2LAIRXHUBWNTHW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2L/AIRX/HUBWNTHW/F2LAIRXHUBWNTHW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2L/AIRX/HUBWNTHW/F2LAIRXHUBWNTHW.SMALL.jpg kdas3 This Type of photography is one of the way to express the feeling rather than capturing the moment.These Pictures were taken in smartphone. Backgrounds for Colored pictures If you're going for colored pictures, Find a background which not has much detailing as they're of no use whem blurred. Ba...
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Wed, 23 Apr 2014 05:52:40 PDT
Nokia Lumia 1020 Filter Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/Nokia-Lumia-1020-Filter-Mount/
Nokia Lumia 1020 Filter Mount - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI6/EI2J/HU843LAY/FI6EI2JHU843LAY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI6/EI2J/HU843LAY/FI6EI2JHU843LAY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI6/EI2J/HU843LAY/FI6EI2JHU843LAY.SMALL.jpg patricholas424 If you love creating, then you have come to the right place. This instructable is made for Nokia Lumia 1020 owners & Smart Phone photographers everywhere! First things first, having a Nokia Lumia 1020 alone is not enough for this Instructable. You will also need the Camera Grip for Nokia Lumia 10...
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Sun, 20 Apr 2014 14:45:22 PDT
Built-in Wireless Light Box with Secret Storage. http://www.instructables.com/id/Built-in-Wireless-Light-Box-with-Secret-Storage/
Built-in Wireless Light Box with Secret Storage. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFU/6Q7E/HQGHLXCH/FFU6Q7EHQGHLXCH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFU/6Q7E/HQGHLXCH/FFU6Q7EHQGHLXCH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFU/6Q7E/HQGHLXCH/FFU6Q7EHQGHLXCH.SMALL.jpg flyingpuppy One of my resolutions this year was to do more artwork. Toward this end, I ordered a large coffee table with lots of storage to put art supplies in so I could draw while relaxing in front of the TV at night. I wanted a light box as part of this "art station," and at first was going to cut a part of ...
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Thu, 16 Jan 2014 07:33:53 PST
Artistic Crate Box/Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Artistic-Crate-BoxTable/
Artistic Crate Box/Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHT/UOFQ/HQEA44NF/FHTUOFQHQEA44NF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHT/UOFQ/HQEA44NF/FHTUOFQHQEA44NF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHT/UOFQ/HQEA44NF/FHTUOFQHQEA44NF.SMALL.jpg tcosbm16 This was a fun project for me that took several weeks, but it was all worth it. Here is how I did. The Making I received this crate from my parents almost lifeless. They got it at a auction. They were about to throw it away. I thought I could make something out of it and I did. I first ha...
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Tue, 14 Jan 2014 13:53:43 PST
DIY: Wooden Bead Keyring http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Wooden-Bead-Keyring/
DIY: Wooden Bead Keyring - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCL/VBE9/HQCPMNJD/FCLVBE9HQCPMNJD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCL/VBE9/HQCPMNJD/FCLVBE9HQCPMNJD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCL/VBE9/HQCPMNJD/FCLVBE9HQCPMNJD.SMALL.jpg Er Varun Goyal Today I am going to show you what I did with the left over pieces of leather thread... A simple and cool.. A Wooden Bead Keyring... :) Here's what you'll need to make you own: *  reusable leather threads *  Wooden Bead *  split Rings *  rubber band *  CLIP 1.   take 4 pieces of leather t...
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Mon, 13 Jan 2014 03:18:59 PST
The $5 Weather Proof Bag / Survival Pillow! http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Five-Dollar-ish-Weatherproof-Dust-Proof-Bag/
The $5 Weather Proof Bag / Survival Pillow! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT5/X4BH/HP5ZBTYB/FT5X4BHHP5ZBTYB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT5/X4BH/HP5ZBTYB/FT5X4BHHP5ZBTYB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT5/X4BH/HP5ZBTYB/FT5X4BHHP5ZBTYB.SMALL.jpg EyeWander I am an Outdoor Photographer who tends to use creativity rather then Spending. Often while outside outside it could suddenly rain so, I wanted to further protect my equipment. I already use a sling bag that has a cover and a weatherproof cover for my camera while in extreme Rain or Snow but I wanted...
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Fri, 13 Dec 2013 17:04:05 PST
RAW Files and Editing - A Photography Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/RAW-Files-and-Editing-A-Photography-Tutorial/
RAW Files and Editing - A Photography Tutorial - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2C/NVUQ/HIGEZ731/F2CNVUQHIGEZ731.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2C/NVUQ/HIGEZ731/F2CNVUQHIGEZ731.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2C/NVUQ/HIGEZ731/F2CNVUQHIGEZ731.SMALL.jpg ChronicCrafter dSLR cameras and most bridge cameras have the option to shoot in raw, but what exactly is it and what are the benefits? Let me attempt to explain. A camera raw file contains all the data that is captured when the shutter button is pressed whereas a JPEG is compressed and a lot of the data is lost. ...
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Sun, 30 Jun 2013 03:58:48 PDT
The Photoline - an easy way to display your photos http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Photoline-an-easy-way-to-display-your-photos/
The Photoline - an easy way to display your photos - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYR/G2NA/HI3TSIWL/FYRG2NAHI3TSIWL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYR/G2NA/HI3TSIWL/FYRG2NAHI3TSIWL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYR/G2NA/HI3TSIWL/FYRG2NAHI3TSIWL.SMALL.jpg luminiferousether The Photoline is a simple but effective way of displaying your printed pictures. Photos can be easily added or removed just by pegging them onto string or wire that runs between 2 pieces of timber. The whole thing can be attached to the wall using 3M picture hanging velcro strips so there's no dama...
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Mon, 24 Jun 2013 19:54:35 PDT
Make Bokeh Dots - Circles of Confusion http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Bokeh-Dots-Circles-of-Confusion/
Make Bokeh Dots - Circles of Confusion - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO5/1MRT/HH2VXYRK/FO51MRTHH2VXYRK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO5/1MRT/HH2VXYRK/FO51MRTHH2VXYRK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO5/1MRT/HH2VXYRK/FO51MRTHH2VXYRK.SMALL.jpg david.beck Bokeh are the out of focus parts of an image, but sometimes when people say "bokeh" they're referring to the out of focus highlights you see in this picture. If these highlights fall outside of the depth of field for your picture, they can produce an artistic and dramatic effect. These out of focus...
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Fri, 24 May 2013 15:50:45 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
Light Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Box-2/
Light Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXI/5XEA/HAWSIBX8/FXI5XEAHAWSIBX8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXI/5XEA/HAWSIBX8/FXI5XEAHAWSIBX8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXI/5XEA/HAWSIBX8/FXI5XEAHAWSIBX8.SMALL.jpg delno Time: around 6 hours Cost: up to $35 A light box is a box with one translucent side that allows light to pass through. Light boxes are functional in many different crafts/arts including photography, illustration and design. Cheap light boxes online start around $40, so I thought I could build a ni...
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Mon, 31 Dec 2012 16:36:11 PST
Usb pen - charger http://www.instructables.com/id/Usb-pen-charger/
Usb pen - charger - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNQ/QXNC/HAQ39V2M/FNQQXNCHAQ39V2M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNQ/QXNC/HAQ39V2M/FNQQXNCHAQ39V2M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNQ/QXNC/HAQ39V2M/FNQQXNCHAQ39V2M.SMALL.jpg matass This instructable will show you how to make  usb pen- charger, from metal pen, and a usb car charger... You will need... Yuo will need Open... Open your usb car charger... Solder... Solder anode and cathode to wires... Add switch Add switch to the circuit, and test...
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Fri, 28 Dec 2012 13:16:11 PST
Capture in time : Laser photography. http://www.instructables.com/id/Capture-in-time-Laser-photography/
Capture in time : Laser photography. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUF/L4AI/HAE69GIR/FUFL4AIHAE69GIR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUF/L4AI/HAE69GIR/FUFL4AIHAE69GIR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUF/L4AI/HAE69GIR/FUFL4AIHAE69GIR.SMALL.jpg Soni991 Hi All, This i had figure out myself about the amazing way to take dark images with various laser art as you wish. Maybe most of you know this , but i just feel like sharing it so please let me know if anyone else have any other cool tricks with it. Things You need ! You need 1) Camera where you ...
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Fri, 7 Dec 2012 05:36:19 PST
Self Portrait, Photography and Collage http://www.instructables.com/id/Self-Portrait-Photography-and-Collage/
Self Portrait, Photography and Collage - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUZ/Q3QS/H9G175F4/FUZQ3QSH9G175F4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUZ/Q3QS/H9G175F4/FUZQ3QSH9G175F4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUZ/Q3QS/H9G175F4/FUZQ3QSH9G175F4.SMALL.jpg Susan Cirigliano I am an art teacher in an elementary school and do a lot of projects with my kids that involve photographs. Often I will take a portrait of a student , then, cut their face out. The face will serve as the basis for their activity. Sometimes their theme is friendship, sometimes a season is explored, ...
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Sat, 17 Nov 2012 15:17:03 PST
Creating Art From Scratch - "The Gazelle" http://www.instructables.com/id/Creating-Art-From-Scratch-The-Gazelle/
Creating Art From Scratch - "The Gazelle" - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F92/3RCB/H9G123Y9/F923RCBH9G123Y9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F92/3RCB/H9G123Y9/F923RCBH9G123Y9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F92/3RCB/H9G123Y9/F923RCBH9G123Y9.SMALL.jpg KathyTackettPhoto This is kind of an ongoing project for me, but I haven't really had the chance to work on it as of late, which is extremely unfortunate.  "The Gazelle" was my first creation, and I made it a while back so I don't remember the exact details.  It's one of those, "make it up as you go" kinda things, ya...
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Thu, 15 Nov 2012 21:04:56 PST
Creating Successful Photographs - Fine Art http://www.instructables.com/id/Creating-Successful-Photographs-Fine-Art/
Creating Successful Photographs - Fine Art - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/XJEW/H9G18MZ4/FSWXJEWH9G18MZ4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/XJEW/H9G18MZ4/FSWXJEWH9G18MZ4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/XJEW/H9G18MZ4/FSWXJEWH9G18MZ4.SMALL.jpg KathyTackettPhoto Out of all the different types of photography, fine art photography will always be the most sought after in my opinion.  Every photographer is an artist, and if most of them could make a living off of fine art, I'm sure they would.  Fine art is a way to express yourself, state your opinions, create...
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Wed, 14 Nov 2012 14:43:57 PST
Creating Successful Photographs - Basic Composition http://www.instructables.com/id/Creating-Successful-Photographs-The-Basics/
Creating Successful Photographs - Basic Composition - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMB/9CYT/H9G18MI7/FMB9CYTH9G18MI7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMB/9CYT/H9G18MI7/FMB9CYTH9G18MI7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMB/9CYT/H9G18MI7/FMB9CYTH9G18MI7.SMALL.jpg KathyTackettPhoto I'm taking us back to the very beginning of photography here, so if you've taken a photo class or have some experience with photography, you might just want to skip this instructable.  However, if you've never done photography before, but have an interest in improving your photographs, listen up! *...
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Wed, 14 Nov 2012 13:27:43 PST
How To Make Sweet Pop Color Pics! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-Sweet-Pop-Color-Pics/
How To Make Sweet Pop Color Pics! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUQ/4XDZ/H994VJ8X/FUQ4XDZH994VJ8X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUQ/4XDZ/H994VJ8X/FUQ4XDZH994VJ8X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUQ/4XDZ/H994VJ8X/FUQ4XDZH994VJ8X.SMALL.jpg jackjackboom Hey Instructablers! In this "ibile" we are going to be making cool pop color photos. Their are many applications on the internet to download for free that work well. In this instructable I will be using a program called iSplash. This program is around 2 bucks on the Mac App Store. If  you use Window...
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Thu, 8 Nov 2012 20:29:23 PST
Getting started with Marteaugraphy: Build your own LightHammer! http://www.instructables.com/id/Getting-started-with-Marteaugraphy-Build-your-own/
Getting started with Marteaugraphy: Build your own LightHammer! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5A/9LJU/H1ERN5X0/F5A9LJUH1ERN5X0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5A/9LJU/H1ERN5X0/F5A9LJUH1ERN5X0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5A/9LJU/H1ERN5X0/F5A9LJUH1ERN5X0.SMALL.jpg altgoodman For the past year I have been working on developing an experimental photographic process I call marteaugraphy. Simply put marteaugraphy involves using a special instrument, a LightHammer, to expose images on photo paper. The process has been so successful that I have created two hammers: the MkI (se...
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Thu, 26 Apr 2012 13:41:04 PDT
Halloween Photo manipulation using Pixlr http://www.instructables.com/id/Halloween-Photo-manipulation-using-Pixlr/
Halloween Photo manipulation using Pixlr - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPG/MD84/GT8EUKWI/FPGMD84GT8EUKWI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPG/MD84/GT8EUKWI/FPGMD84GT8EUKWI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPG/MD84/GT8EUKWI/FPGMD84GT8EUKWI.SMALL.jpg DarkRubyMoon Have you ever tried to snap that perfect Halloween photo of your favorite little ghost goblin or ghoul?  Get a perfect picture of your little Princess or Ballerina for that holiday photo?  If you have, you soon realize just how difficult it is to get your little one to pose for a Halloween picture, ...
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Sat, 1 Oct 2011 15:17:00 PDT
Simple and Cheap Art Stand/Easel http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-and-Cheap-Art-StandEasel/
Simple and Cheap Art Stand/Easel - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4D/RTQ1/GC4G142L/F4DRTQ1GC4G142L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4D/RTQ1/GC4G142L/F4DRTQ1GC4G142L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4D/RTQ1/GC4G142L/F4DRTQ1GC4G142L.SMALL.jpg carpespasm Going to be displaying or selling some art soon but don't have the cash to dish out for stands for all of your masterpieces? FEAR NOT! All you need is three straight sticks, three rubber bands, and a small board you can make a mighty fine little tripod stand that you could make a small army of for t...
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Sun, 1 Aug 2010 14:22:57 PDT
Photoshop Sketchy Technique http://www.instructables.com/id/Photoshop-Sketchy-Technique/
Photoshop Sketchy Technique - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBP/16J0/G7DYPELT/FBP16J0G7DYPELT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBP/16J0/G7DYPELT/FBP16J0G7DYPELT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBP/16J0/G7DYPELT/FBP16J0G7DYPELT.SMALL.jpg Ninzerbean I love all the potential for this sketchy technique I found by this very generous soul at www.themanwhofellasleep.com/invisibilia_tutorial.html but I couldn't follow along with his instructions so I came up with a different way of doing it. I give him all the credit though as even though I couldn't ...
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Sat, 3 Apr 2010 13:39:11 PDT
Pimp My Clothes http://www.instructables.com/id/Pimp-My-Clothes/
Pimp My Clothes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSL/V54M/G5KP9VIA/FSLV54MG5KP9VIA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSL/V54M/G5KP9VIA/FSLV54MG5KP9VIA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSL/V54M/G5KP9VIA/FSLV54MG5KP9VIA.SMALL.jpg burn317 A new addition came to the family recently and I wanted to make some awesome onesies for her so I went and got some inkjet clothing transfer paper for my inkjet and some blank clothes. If you're like me you always walk out of whatever store you go into and end up walking out with stuff for yourself ...
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Thu, 18 Feb 2010 12:31:37 PST
Fun With Bokeh http://www.instructables.com/id/Fun-With-Bokeh/
Fun With Bokeh - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1P/JN48/G40H6CB5/F1PJN48G40H6CB5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1P/JN48/G40H6CB5/F1PJN48G40H6CB5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1P/JN48/G40H6CB5/F1PJN48G40H6CB5.SMALL.jpg piratemonkey Bokeh refers to the out-of-focus shapes formed in a photograph by the camera's aperture, particularly those of background features. I had found various instructions on the web on how to construct your own shaped filters, but none that would allow me to easily change these filters on the go.  After ...
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Mon, 4 Jan 2010 20:42:00 PST
Make Picture Frames Out of Cereal (free) Box Cardboard! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Picture-Frames-Out-of-Cereal-free-Box-Cardb/
Make Picture Frames Out of Cereal (free) Box Cardboard! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSG/FZPC/G0AMH255/FSGFZPCG0AMH255.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSG/FZPC/G0AMH255/FSGFZPCG0AMH255.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSG/FZPC/G0AMH255/FSGFZPCG0AMH255.SMALL.jpg Creativeman A simple idea is sometimes the best. Here, I show how to make frames for any of the prints you might like to display, show, or simply have on your desk or dresser. Pictures, no matter how much we like them tend to become passe' after awhile. So why spend a lot of money on frames that could be put ...
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Sun, 4 Oct 2009 12:16:42 PDT
Projector Slide Window Hanging http://www.instructables.com/id/Projector-Slide-Window-Hanging/
Projector Slide Window Hanging - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9P/JB7R/FZWXOJF1/F9PJB7RFZWXOJF1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9P/JB7R/FZWXOJF1/F9PJB7RFZWXOJF1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9P/JB7R/FZWXOJF1/F9PJB7RFZWXOJF1.SMALL.jpg ShrimpSaladCircus I managed to snag an old box of projector slides at the thrift store for a buck fifty and just had to do something fun with them! They're really neat little collage images, probably from some art class. They're all from 1998 and 1999, so they're not really old enough to be cool. I love them just the...
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Tue, 22 Sep 2009 11:52:47 PDT
High Speed Photography http://www.instructables.com/id/High-Speed-Photography/
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Tue, 15 Sep 2009 19:14:00 PDT
How to make a slide to take 3D photos with a 2D Camera http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-slide-to-take-3D-photos-with-a-2D-Ca/
How to make a slide to take 3D photos with a 2D Camera - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNU/ORM0/FXK6AJEA/FNUORM0FXK6AJEA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNU/ORM0/FXK6AJEA/FNUORM0FXK6AJEA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNU/ORM0/FXK6AJEA/FNUORM0FXK6AJEA.SMALL.jpg tominsouthfl This instructable will show you how to make a easy inexpensive camera slide to take 3D photos using a regular digital 2D camera. A 3D slide allows you to take to photos parralle to each other so you can combine them together to produce a great 3D image. It will not include instructions on how to ma...
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Wed, 29 Jul 2009 16:22:33 PDT
DIY Copper Style LED Painting Illuminator http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Copper-Style-LED-Painting-Illuminator/
DIY Copper Style LED Painting Illuminator - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL8/0BDS/FVW22S4P/FL80BDSFVW22S4P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL8/0BDS/FVW22S4P/FL80BDSFVW22S4P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL8/0BDS/FVW22S4P/FL80BDSFVW22S4P.SMALL.jpg Artificial Intelligence Do you have a painting or a photograph, that you want to illuminate? Why use an old, boring light bulb, when you can make a much more energy efficient illuminator, that is a piece of art by itself.Copper is a really good looking metal. It's rarely used for domestic applications, such as light fixtur...
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Wed, 10 Jun 2009 12:20:43 PDT
Make an avatar http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-an-avatar-1/
Make an avatar - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKZ/JUMK/FT7PKPG5/FKZJUMKFT7PKPG5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKZ/JUMK/FT7PKPG5/FKZJUMKFT7PKPG5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKZ/JUMK/FT7PKPG5/FKZJUMKFT7PKPG5.SMALL.jpg lemonie This Instructable describes how to make an avatar with original artwork.In simple terms it is a square image which represents a user on an internet site.One Instructables member was asking for contributions and I thought I'd have a go for something to do on a Bank-holiday weekend. Theme Here, the...
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Sun, 12 Apr 2009 15:24:57 PDT
Sustainable Living Chap Book http://www.instructables.com/id/Sustainable-Living-Ideas/
Sustainable Living Chap Book - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO0/0GSP/FQWVUPSG/FO00GSPFQWVUPSG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO0/0GSP/FQWVUPSG/FO00GSPFQWVUPSG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO0/0GSP/FQWVUPSG/FO00GSPFQWVUPSG.SMALL.jpg mr.green Publish Your Ideas and Thoughts about Sustainable Living Have you not yet gone 100% digital? Do you still like hard copy and the smell and feel of paper? The sharp line of a helvetica print? Then this project is for you. E-Mail -- sundogprints@gmail.com-- for an electronic copy of Mr. G...
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Wed, 11 Feb 2009 23:21:10 PST
Professional ART tracing lightbox FREE in under 15 minutes!!! ($100 in stores) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Your-OWN-professional-arttracing-ligh/
Professional ART tracing lightbox FREE in under 15 minutes!!! ($100 in stores) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLQ/B9LA/FQ6EF8V0/FLQB9LAFQ6EF8V0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLQ/B9LA/FQ6EF8V0/FLQB9LAFQ6EF8V0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLQ/B9LA/FQ6EF8V0/FLQB9LAFQ6EF8V0.SMALL.jpg LiuRichard10 Attention all artists, architects, photographers, and hobby enthusiasts: Have you ever found it difficult to trace over artwork, photos, or other media? Have you ever worked on an art piece and found tracing paper to be inconvenient, ineffective, or just too messy? Well, now you can create your own ...
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Thu, 22 Jan 2009 14:40:27 PST
Instamatic Film Slitter http://www.instructables.com/id/Instamatic-Film-Slitter/
Instamatic Film Slitter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZW/E0JD/FLEBWH2P/FZWE0JDFLEBWH2P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZW/E0JD/FLEBWH2P/FZWE0JDFLEBWH2P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZW/E0JD/FLEBWH2P/FZWE0JDFLEBWH2P.SMALL.jpg iectyx3c Make a nearly free film slitter. Cut cheap 35mm film down to submini and 110 size. Fill those Holga and Lomo spy cameras with any type of film you want.Especially useful for reloading Instamatics, since the film is getting hard to find. See my Pocket Instamatic Instructable.Just get a few used one-t...
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Mon, 22 Sep 2008 14:09:31 PDT
Pocket Instamatic http://www.instructables.com/id/Pocket-Instamatic/
Pocket Instamatic - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRW/BH6L/FL1FQWQQ/FRWBH6LFL1FQWQQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRW/BH6L/FL1FQWQQ/FRWBH6LFL1FQWQQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRW/BH6L/FL1FQWQQ/FRWBH6LFL1FQWQQ.SMALL.jpg iectyx3c Buy 'em by the bagful. Pocket Instamatics are the coolest shoot-from-the-hip Lomographic junk store cameras. Now you can reload them with regular 35mm film.All you need is a film slitter to slice the film down to 110 size. Easy, cheap, and quick to make. See my Instamatic Film Slitter Instructable.1...
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Sun, 14 Sep 2008 08:24:16 PDT
Electrophotography - now with added Kirlian! http://www.instructables.com/id/Electrophotography-now-with-added-Kirlian/
Electrophotography - now with added Kirlian! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3V/DBRY/FKD1HXB1/F3VDBRYFKD1HXB1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3V/DBRY/FKD1HXB1/F3VDBRYFKD1HXB1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3V/DBRY/FKD1HXB1/F3VDBRYFKD1HXB1.SMALL.jpg CameronSS Way back in May, I posted a Slideshow on this subject. The images produced in that Slideshow were for the alternative photography project in my Advanced Photography class. This semester, I'm taking Advanced Photo a second time, which means that I get to choose my projects, and I picked electrophotog...
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Sun, 31 Aug 2008 15:04:17 PDT
Instamatic Retro http://www.instructables.com/id/Instamatic-Retro/
Instamatic Retro - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJL/53EO/FJ0O3Y18/FJL53EOFJ0O3Y18.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJL/53EO/FJ0O3Y18/FJL53EOFJ0O3Y18.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJL/53EO/FJ0O3Y18/FJL53EOFJ0O3Y18.SMALL.jpg iectyx3c Want pure lomographic goodness with a pawn shop camera? Reload that funky Kodak Instamatic with 35mm film, and get the retro images you crave. You could use a Holga or a Diana, but the almost pinhole camera Instamatic gives velvety cool photos.Develop the film for US$1.49 at a local photo lab.To rel...
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Sun, 27 Jul 2008 14:55:19 PDT
Developing Black and White Film at Home http://www.instructables.com/id/Developing-Black-and-White-Film-at-Home/
Developing Black and White Film at Home - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW0/XXOC/FIOQH0Q4/FW0XXOCFIOQH0Q4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW0/XXOC/FIOQH0Q4/FW0XXOCFIOQH0Q4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW0/XXOC/FIOQH0Q4/FW0XXOCFIOQH0Q4.SMALL.jpg greyhathacker45 Manual film processing was once a common practice among photographers and hobbyists. Now, with the advent of digital camera technology, the process of manual developing has become a lost art. While the hobby is not as popular as it once was, the equipment and chemicals are still available, and are...
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Wed, 16 Jul 2008 08:15:00 PDT
Instructopedia! The Source of Everything You Ever Needed To Know http://www.instructables.com/id/Instructopedia-The-Source-of-Everything-You-Ever-/
Instructopedia! The Source of Everything You Ever Needed To Know - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2K/GJ86/FMMD1GLH/F2KGJ86FMMD1GLH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2K/GJ86/FMMD1GLH/F2KGJ86FMMD1GLH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2K/GJ86/FMMD1GLH/F2KGJ86FMMD1GLH.SMALL.jpg KentsOkay Welcome to Instructopedia! Instructopedia is a community-created encyclopedia for useful tips, neat tricks, and handy hints. Feel free to browse by category, or read the next step for how to post! Categories can be found under the following step numbers 2 Art 3 Craft 4 Food 5 Ga...
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Thu, 15 May 2008 11:13:46 PDT
3D Shadow-Box Photo http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Shadow-Box-Photo/
3D Shadow-Box Photo - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVJ/54ST/FF48E31N/FVJ54STFF48E31N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVJ/54ST/FF48E31N/FVJ54STFF48E31N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVJ/54ST/FF48E31N/FVJ54STFF48E31N.SMALL.jpg Zeppelin37BDF This is a guide on how to create a 3d image using numerous copies of the same photo. By reading this instructable, you will be able to assemble a cool looking 3D shadow-box photo for free. Check out the video on the 6th step or look at the photos below to see what you will soon be creating.If you ...
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Thu, 17 Apr 2008 19:18:19 PDT
Easy Bokeh Highlight Shapes http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Bokeh-Highlight-Shapes/
Easy Bokeh Highlight Shapes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM5/KEBG/FBPF3KHM/FM5KEBGFBPF3KHM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM5/KEBG/FBPF3KHM/FM5KEBGFBPF3KHM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM5/KEBG/FBPF3KHM/FM5KEBGFBPF3KHM.SMALL.jpg aneel Bokeh is a term for the quality of out-of-focus light in a photograph. One interesting effect is that points or small areas of light that aren't in focus take on the shape of the aperture they pass through on the way to the film (or digital sensor). This instructable will show you how to easily make...
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Tue, 22 Jan 2008 17:28:38 PST
PHOTOGRAPHY: Creating Perfect Pinholes and Zoneplates http://www.instructables.com/id/PHOTOGRAPHY%3a-Creating-Perfect-Pinholes-and-Zonepla/
PHOTOGRAPHY: Creating Perfect Pinholes and Zoneplates - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYQ/122X/F4OXGE6Q/FYQ122XF4OXGE6Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYQ/122X/F4OXGE6Q/FYQ122XF4OXGE6Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYQ/122X/F4OXGE6Q/FYQ122XF4OXGE6Q.SMALL.jpg RCline Zoneplate's and Pinholes are alternative light focusing elements vs. a conventional lens.When I first began shooting Zoneplate images, I instantly became interested in creating my own Zoneplates with a number of zones and to accommodate a variety of focal lengths. The traditional process of creating...
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Sun, 29 Jul 2007 00:15:38 PDT
Lighter Photography http://www.instructables.com/id/Lighter-Photography/
Lighter Photography - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZJ/MDZM/F0B519J8/FZJMDZMF0B519J8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZJ/MDZM/F0B519J8/FZJMDZMF0B519J8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZJ/MDZM/F0B519J8/FZJMDZMF0B519J8.SMALL.jpg Von Klaus You can make artistic photos with your digital camera, a lighter, and a tripod. The Tools You only need three things. 1. A digital camera. 2. A tripod. 3. A lighter misc. A subject for your photo i.e. me. I bought my tripod at Best buy for $30. It is very nice. Set up you camera. On your d...
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Mon, 7 May 2007 23:07:06 PDT
Daguerreotype Photographs the Old Fashioned Way http://www.instructables.com/id/Daguerreotype-Photographs-the-Old-Fashioned-Way/
Daguerreotype Photographs the Old Fashioned Way - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZL/V18V/ECSEQZJISHG/FZLV18VECSEQZJISHG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZL/V18V/ECSEQZJISHG/FZLV18VECSEQZJISHG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZL/V18V/ECSEQZJISHG/FZLV18VECSEQZJISHG.SMALL.jpg duckarrowtypes Step 0, Pronunciation: "DUG ARROW TYPE". My name is Jonathan Danforth and I'm a Daguerreotype artist.My Website http://www.shinyphotos.com has lots more information, go check it out, OK?The Daguerreotype was the first patented photographic process. Patented by Daguerre in 1839 after ripping off sub...
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Tue, 22 Aug 2006 23:05:27 PDT
DIY Custom Picture Frames http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Custom-Picture-Frames/
DIY Custom Picture Frames - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6B/M368/X8IEP27XPAV/F6BM368X8IEP27XPAV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6B/M368/X8IEP27XPAV/F6BM368X8IEP27XPAV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6B/M368/X8IEP27XPAV/F6BM368X8IEP27XPAV.SMALL.jpg paperrhino Avoid the high prices of buying custom frames by making your own. Its easier than you think. Introduction Nothing helps improve the appearance of a photograph, drawing, print or other artwork than a good picture frame. Frames are available in some standard sizes, however often what one wants to f...
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Wed, 26 Apr 2006 20:34:53 PDT