FLW-M3 Surveillance Camera

Project overviewHere is just a simple guide on how to create your own "FLW-M3 surveillance camera" using an Arduino, P5.js and ML5.js. FLW-M3 surveillance camera is an interactive installation of a security camera that actively follows passersby. This installation uses an Arduino UNO, a webcam, a se…By: CedricV15 Continue Reading » Instructables: exploring – featured


Cardboard Camera Obscura

Camera Obscura just means dark room! With this instructable we’ll be creating a small dark room out of cardboard, cereal box, masking tape and a cheap plastic hand lens. You can use this little contraption to view the world upside down, turn it into a pinhole camera, or use it as a cell phone projec…By:(…)


How to Choose a Camera

Purchasing a camera is a big decision. The first step in choosing which type of camera to purchase is to decide on a realistic budget. Then, select a camera type. The main types are: DSLR (digital single lens reflex), point-and-shoot (also called “compact”) and mirrorless. Each type has its own advantages, based on what type(…)


Remote Control Camera Dolly

Something very handy to have if you shoot video is a camera dolly. It’s even cooler if it’s powered, and having it remotely controlled is the icing on the cake. Here we build a remote control camera dolly for under $ 50 (at the time of this writing). Tools and Materials Tools Drill and bits(…)


How to Focus a Camera

While automatic focus usually does the job, sometimes focusing manually is the key to a great photograph. For a DSLR or SLR camera, set the lens to manual focus, then twist the focus ring until the subject becomes sharp. If you want a focused subject and blurred background, use techniques to achieve a shallow depth(…)


Diy Camera Rig and Stabilizer

I was filming a science video for my YouTube channel when a fascinating thought hit me: It would look incredible if I had a camera rotating around me while I spoke, keeping the listener engaged and making my videos a lot more fun the watch. I started brainstorming how I could make this a reality.(…)


How to Choose a DSLR Camera

You should consider your camera needs, desired features, and potential accessories when thinking about what DSLR camera to purchase. You can also base your DSLR decision around the camera’ features, like sensor size, megapixels, video mode, and shooting modes. Whether you are a professional sports photographer or a mother looking to document the journey of(…)