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Nikon SB-600 Flash AC/DC power modification

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Doing product photography without a dedicated set of strobes is a bit restrictive. Using a flash like the Nikon SB-600 can do wonders, especially with a remote setup and a soft box. I thought it was a bit of a waste to use up all these batteries while in the studio and shooting with ample access to power sockets, with that in mind I decided to do something a bit risky and possibly crazy.

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XBox 360 re-invented as a 17-inch laptop

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What the heck is this you ask? It’s a handmade Xbox 360 laptop using a 17-inch Gateway LCD. It’s not going to win any design awards, nor any special mention for being “slim,” but this thing is sure going to be a favorite for a hardcore Xbox 360 gamer.

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MacBook Air project meshes components into a mini portable-computer

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What does it take to get someone's creativity going these days? Not much. A free busted up MacBook Air did it for Bart, a guy behind The MacBook Air Project. He's been taking the guts of a MacBook Air, and integrating them into Apple's wireless keyboard. The entire package should be a bit thicker than the original Apple Wireless Keyboard, with a few noticeable changes - wires coming out of it.

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Guy makes iPhone into a DSLR, but why

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It must be a “mine is bigger than yours” thing, because this iPhone DSLR mount prototype is just way out to left field. Anyone with any photographic sense knows that the quality of glass you shoot with is tres-importante. But adding a lens on top of a lens seems on top of an iPhone is like a sick act of desperation, perhaps some type of shooters withdrawl?

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USB typewriter brings a bit of nostalgia to the iPad

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The ClamCase was a pretty realistic concept that is basically what we would expect of a product that aims to destroy the iPads true purpose and innovation. Dragging it back in to the notebook or netbook segment, it still got alot of attention, but I don't think it will turn as many heads as the Jack Zylkin USB typewriter mod will.

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