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How To Build A Room Sized Camera Obscura (+ Timelapse)

May 10, 2014
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We heard how dangerous it could get outdoors with all the traffic-crossings, pollen, rays of UV and so on, so we decided to stay inside…

How to Prepare Gear for Massive Video Shoots Abroad

May 1, 2014
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One of the biggest challenges with any creative production is gear management. At the start of my time as a creative, I don’t know how…

The Complete Guide To Bulding a DIY Open Air Wireless Internet-enabled “Photo Booth” (with Slide Show)

Apr 25, 2014
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Over the years we’ve seen our share of photo booths here at DIYP. However, this guide from Mike Mikkelson (who also runs a photobooth business)…

Can Models Suffer From Fear Public Speaking? Apparently Yes

Apr 24, 2014
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Like so many, I desperately fear public speaking. I physically shake and mentally crumble. I’ve always been a better writer than a speaker with so…

DIYP Reviews The Lomokino Analog Movie Maker

Apr 22, 2014
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What da!? Here is the short answer (AKA straight to the point) The LomoKino is a 35mm truly analogue movie camera. Using a normal 35mm…

13 Things Your Camera Wishes You Knew

Apr 16, 2014
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Your sad, old camera will start to treat you better if you learn to take care of it.Every time I go to my nephews’ soccer…

Shooting Infrared Using A Fuji X-Pro1 With A Rokinon 8mm F2.8 Fisheye Lens

Apr 14, 2014
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I have devised a way of using the very popular Rokinon 8mm F2.8 fisheye lens that comes under several other branded names including; Samyang and…

Two Great Ways To Make Sweet Looking Backgrounds

Apr 2, 2014
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Having your own portable background is seems like a great idea. If I had a big van taking a colourama might be an one solution…

How to Create Magical Framed Portraits

Mar 27, 2014
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I have shot implicit nude before, and one of the things that I find to be hard on this type of shoot is how to…

Fashion Shoot Anatomy And Post Production With Dave Piper [NSFW]

Mar 17, 2014
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It had been a while since I had shot on a DSLR, most of last year I had shot on the Fuji X-Pro or a…