Super Creative DIY’s To Replace Expensive Photography Gear

December 19th 2013 | Photography

Photography is a hobby that can get quite pricey, but that shouldn’t stop passionate photographers – professional or amateur – from pursuing their love of snapping. Fortunately for all camera fans with a limited budget, innovative experts are happy to share their tips for DIY camera accessories.

That’s right – no need to take a mortgage on your house! You can improve your photography quality on the cheap. We gathered a list of creative and useful guides for making your own photography gear with minimum costs. You just need to follow the steps and you got yourself pro-level accessories!  Hats off to the great minds who published these awesome photography hacks. Sharing is caring!

10 DIY Guides for Homemade Affordable Photography Gear

Homemade Flash Diffuser from Cardboard, by Digital Camera World >>

Handmade Flash Diffuser

Hazy Image Effect with a Sandwich Bag, by Handimania >>

Hazy Photo Sandwich Bag Trick

 

Triggertrap Mobile Shutter Remote >>

Triggertrap

 

12 Creative Ways to Make a Camera Strap, by lil blue boo >>

Creative Camera Strap

 

Custom-Built Macro Add-On, by Alexey Kljatov >>

DIY Macro Add On

 

20 Amazing Ideas for Backdrops and Backgrounds, via It’s Always Automn >>

DIY Backdrops

 

DIY Ring Light for Your Mobile Phone, via LifeHacker

 

Handmade Lens Cap Pouch, by Adventures of Our Fami-Ly

Handmade Lens Cap Pouch

 

Lifesaving Rainproof Camera Bag, by CNET >>

Rainproof Camera Bag

 

DIY Camera Jib Crane by Olivia Tech >>

DIY Camera Jib