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We've looked at a few ways to take wireless photos with your iPhone and DSLR camera , but Matthew over at The iPhone Guru put together a different method that uses an infrared transmitter instead of Wi-Fi, removing a lot of the annoyances that come with the other options. The video above will show you the entire process, but basically you need to build a DIY infrared trigger (which will cost you about $2) that plugs into your iDevice's headphone port. You'll also need the DSLR.Bot app for iOS (which will cost you $5). The DSLR.Bot app will use you infrared trigger to send signals to your Canon or Nikon DSLR camera. It can even create a log with location data for tagging your photos. If this is a project you want to try, be sure to check out the full instructions at the iPhone Guru.
Interesting subjects make for great photographs, so are interesting backgrounds. Photographer Karl Zemlin has a great DIY for projecting strobe light to create interesting backgrounds. (He also has a nifty DIY section on his site) All you would need is a box, a few Fresnel lenses and some textured glass . The main idea is that you could get the texture of the glass projected on a seamless white (or any other smooth) background.
Want to diffuse the flash and add some color to your photos at the same time? This quick and dirt-cheap trick will get you there. Take pictures in hundreds of different colors using free filters