Free 173 Best Homemade Tools eBook:  

HomemadeTools.net Members

Homemade Flash Extender


Flash Extender
Advertisement
BUILDER:
Steve Bennett on school-of-digital-photography.com
DESCRIPTION:
Homemade flash extender for macrophotography, constructed from a surplus potato chip canister.
RATING:
(0)
Post a comment
Nov 03, 2019 3:20 AM
Anonymous
The purpose of this is to bring the effective light source forward, so that the lens doesn't cast a shadow on the subject. The linked site is down, but the page is archived here: https://web.archive.org/web/20160901190103/http://www.school-of-digital-photography.com:80/2013/11/diy-flash-extender-for-macro-photography.html
Read all comments
Rate this build:
LEVEL OF DETAIL (1-5):
2


Newest Forum Posts
  1. Homemade face masks by Christophe Mineau on 2020-03-28 01:50:38
  2. Making multifunctional drill press table by Manitoba Man on 2020-03-27 23:36:32
  3. Pizza plate with bumps to keep pizza crispy - photo by Frank S on 2020-03-27 23:32:15
  4. Tool truck paying a visit to a local cemetery - GIF by Gadgeteer on 2020-03-27 22:03:45
  5. Tiltrotator excavator - GIF by Altair on 2020-03-27 21:51:01
  6. An All Plastic Add-on Skeg for a Sevylor Inflatable Kayak by rgsparber on 2020-03-27 20:42:02
  7. Man catches fire on birthday - GIF by metric_taper on 2020-03-27 20:35:57
  8. Woman in plague mask for social distancing poster - image by IntheGroove on 2020-03-27 20:33:31
  9. Lemon dripper - GIF by Altair on 2020-03-27 20:27:02
  10. "Recycling" a lathe chuck key by craig9 on 2020-03-27 20:08:38
DIY Flash Extender - comment on how to build a Flash Extender - 1 comments
Anonymous says:
Nov 03, 2019 3:20 AM
The purpose of this is to bring the effective light source forward, so that the lens doesn't cast a shadow on the subject. The linked site is down, but the page is archived here: https://web.archive.org/web/20160901190103/http://www.school-of-digital-photography.com:80/2013/11/diy-flash-extender-for-macro-photography.html

Related Homemade Tools:



Signup for our newsletter and get the 173 Best Homemade Tools eBook free!