DIY Electroluminescent (EL) photo frame

Photography & Video Technology

I like the idea of using an EL panel for picture illumination, and I have another use for it. I need to take pictures of glass for an upcoming project and this would be a great solution for lighting the piece. To get really nice pictures of glass you have to light them from underneath. You can purchase commercial light panels, but you might be able to make one for less.

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4 thoughts on “DIY Electroluminescent (EL) photo frame

  1. joshua says:

    why do people enjoy making me sick with their shaky and awkward camera movements?… but otherwise, nice looking frame

  2. EL Lighting says:

    EL Lighting has a lot of different uses. It’s pretty crazy how many things Electroluminescent light can be used in. Personally, I think Metromark makes the best EL panels. You can check out their website at

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