Love having the best camera equipment to shoot those amazing photos of all the things you see and make? We do, too, but buying photo equipment can require a full time job just to pay for your gear. Never fear, you can DIY your way into some cool homemade photo gear that is inexpensive, but pretty awesome. From lighting to props and stands, even filters, you can make instead of spending a fortune on these cool DIY photography hacks. We also share some cool tips and tricks for taking the best photos. Complete with step by step tutorials and instructions, you’ll be set and have some money left over to go on that vacation and take some awesome photos while there, of course.
Ever had trouble shooting in low light? Dealing with shots that are limited as far as lighting goes definitely poses it challenges. Get great low light photos by trying this trick.
Love the look of a soft focus lens but think you can’t afford one? Turns out you can get the same effect for free with this awesome DIY photo hack.
Pinhole cameras took some of the most interesting photos, don’t you think? If you want this vintage look, you can convert your DSLR camera to shoot like one. Learn how with this step by step tutorial for making a pinhole camera with a modern twist.
Good photo lighting is too expensive for my budget, but good photography requires good light. Learn how to make a cheap, collapsible and super portable DIY light box with this tutorial complete with photo instructions.
Shooting underwater or rather hoping to, but don’t have all the pricey gear that requires? Use an old fishtank and get some really amazing underwater photos on the cheap.