If you want to experiment with DIY photography tips and tricks, check out this new video from DigitalRev. In 10 Minutes, Kai is sharing 10 simple, inexpensive tips you can do with ordinary things you find around your home.
Here is an index of the different tips covered and where they are discussed in the video:
# 1: tripod sling (1:03). Use key chains to give your tripod a carrying strap.
# 2: Vasaline Soft Focus (2:17). Rub petroleum jelly on a sheet of glass for blurry photos.
# 3: soft filter tights (4:12). Stickers on your lens can make your photos look different.
# 4: String Pod (5:25). Use a piece of string to give your camera extra stability.
# 5: corn stabilizer (6:04). Make a simple bag to put your camera on for stabilization.
# 6: poo roll macro (7:08). A roll of toilet paper can be used for macro shots with the lens reversed.
# 7: strap filter (7:55). Use your camera strap to change the way scenes are displayed.
# 8: Bokeh Guru Kit (8:22). Cut out shapes from card stock to take photos with custom bokeh.
# 9: pinhole bodycap (8:40 am). A hole in a body cap turns it into a simple pinhole lens.
# 10: beauty dish (8:59). Turn a pie pan into a beauty dish.