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D-I-Y Home Holograms

story © Michael Betancourt | published January 3, 2005 | permalink | TwitThis Digg Facebook StumbleUpon  |  Print



How-To

Liti Holo offers an easy, home hlogram kit. I haven't tried this stuff yet, but it sounds interesting. I wonder how difficult it would be to do something movie-like with this stuff. I've seen a number of very large holograms that have a movie-like quality to them: as you move past them, the figures, etc. change their position (move).






 

Free Video Stuff!

story © Michael Betancourt | published December 25, 2004 | permalink | TwitThis Digg Facebook StumbleUpon  |  Print



How-To

Internet Video Magazine's Free Page with program demos and other stuff to make it easier to view, produce and create your own Internet videos.






 

Another D-I-Y Projector

story © Michael Betancourt | published November 14, 2004 | permalink | TwitThis Digg Facebook StumbleUpon  |  Print



How-To

More instructions for making a projector from parts.






 

Setting up extra monitors

story © Michael Betancourt | published October 22, 2004 | permalink | TwitThis Digg Facebook StumbleUpon  |  Print



How-To

Setting up a second monitor is a good idea for anyone who works with DV. ExtremeTech has a nice run-down of the options.






 

DIY LCD Projector

story © Michael Betancourt | published October 11, 2004 | permalink | TwitThis Digg Facebook StumbleUpon  |  Print



How-To

Audiovoisualizers has a page of instructions for building a LCD projector.






 

Build your own DVR

story © Michael Betancourt | published October 10, 2004 | permalink | TwitThis Digg Facebook StumbleUpon  |  Print



How-To

The EFF has provided the instructions needed to make your own DVR using off-the-shelf computer parts.






 

How To Make An Experimental Video/Short Film

story © Michael Betancourt | published August 9, 2004 | permalink | TwitThis Digg Facebook StumbleUpon  |  Print



How-To

While there is a certain absurdity to anything that proclaims to be an instruction manual in this field, this Malaysian seminar from 2000 is quite interesting.






 

Camera Obscura

story © Michael Betancourt | published July 31, 2004 | permalink | TwitThis Digg Facebook StumbleUpon  |  Print



How-To

Here are some instructions on how to make your own Camera Obscura.





 

Make your own LCD photo frame

story © Michael Betancourt | published May 11, 2004 | permalink | TwitThis Digg Facebook StumbleUpon  |  Print



How-To
Here's a set of instructions for making a LCD custom picture frame that can display stills, video, etc. at Popular Science.




 

D-I-Y Home Stereo from Computer Parts!

story © Michael Betancourt | published May 10, 2004 | permalink | TwitThis Digg Facebook StumbleUpon  |  Print



How-To
Instructions

These instructions show how to modify a computer hard drive and other computer parts to make your own stereo! Useful for playing back all sorts of eccentric soundtracks.