Category: DIY Accessories

DIY BlackRapid Style Camera Shoulder Strap

To the left is my black rapid rs-1 shoulder strap i use in my eos 20d and to the right is a regular bag strap that I converted into a black rapid that I use in my smaller rebel body.

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DIY – Demb Diffuser or Homemade Demb Diffuser Using Kitchen Items

Recently I came across the Demb flash diffuser while reading a review of the best flash diffuser over at photo-tips-online.com. After seeing the Demb diffuser at the top of the list, I went to Amazon to see how much it costs and, to my surprise, found that Amazon, Adorama and B&H don’t sell it. The […]

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DIY L Plate / Bracket For Canon Rebel XS / XSi / T1i

DIY L Bracket-03159, originally uploaded by sweetspot@f8. This is the DIY L-Plate I made for my Canon Rebel XS. For those who are not familiar with an L-Plate. An L Plate will allow the photographer to mount the camera vertically. You can switch between horizontal and vertical without recomposing. Authentic L-Plates from the top manufacturers, […]

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DIY DSLR Camera & Lens Rain Cover / Coat

I’m Glad I have Glad in the kitchen. During rainy season or any season, it’s always a good idea to have a ziplock or glad freezer bags in your camera bag. You can use it to cover your camera and lens from rain, just cut a hole on the other end, and you now have […]

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Cheap Light Box

This is what I used for my test for my DIY Pop-up flash diffuser. The purpose of a Light Box is mainly to show details of an object, and to elliminate destruction around the object. With a good light and good background you can bring out the highlights and details of the object. The cheapest […]

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DIY Pop-Up Flash Cup Diffuser – Homemade

Lately I’ve been using the built-in pop-up flash in my camera, primarily as a fill in flash, now I need a diffuser, but I can’t convince myself to buy those $20 pop-up flash diffuser available in the market, so I went to the kitchen to try to find if there’s something there that I can […]

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