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Learn to convert a common BMX bike grip into a camera handle with this tutorial by fungus amungus:

When using a small camera to shoot some video it’s easy to fumble with it as you try and move the camera around. With a solid grip that screws in to the bottom of the camera it’s easier to hold and you get better footage. And if you’re going to be making a grip for a camera you might as well make it look cool and go for a colorful BMX grip.

Becky Stern

Becky Stern

Becky Stern is director of wearable electronics at Adafruit Industries. Her personal site: sternlab.org


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  1. jason1729 on said:

    Now through the miracle of leverage, a small amount of hand movement can turn into a huge amount of camera shake. We may never have to see another sharp picture again.

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