Sunday, March 30, 2008

Blog birthday

Muzgadgets is just over a year old. Happy birthday to us.

A few of the MuzGadget bros had birthdays recently and the rest will have their's pretty soon. It would be good to learn about any gadgets you get.

Thursday, March 27, 2008

Thursday, March 13, 2008

Candle Cannon: Behind the Scenes

Get blown away!

Erbert and Gerbert's Candle Cannon

Blows me away!

Saturday, March 8, 2008

Scary cool snakebot

Sunday, March 2, 2008

How to make a cheap steadycam

http://www.cs.cmu.edu/~johnny/steadycam/top_big.jpgJohnny Chung Lee describes how to build a cheap camera stabilizer for about $14. If you are good with tools and know what you are doing you could make one in about 20 minutes otherwise you can buy them pre-built. Basically a weight on a three pipes connected in a T, this gadget is useful for capturing smooth looking video even when the camera and operator are moving. Read more about this gadget and get the instructions here.