BoredPanda did a wonderful cover on cool camera hacks that we thought we’d share. Those household items around your house might just come in handy for your next project! We put together BoredPanda’s and other camera hacks from around the web. Here’s to a little creativity that can go a long way.

1. Quick bokeh using tin foil

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2. Vintage vibes with vaseline

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3. Underwater shot with a fish tank

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4. Coffee sleeve as a lens hood

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5. Sifter for cool shadows

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6. Quick lightbox with white paper

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7. Portable background system with cloth

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8. Haze with a sandwich bag

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9. Plastic bag for a softbox effect

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10. DIY bokeh

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11. Use a towel as a video slider

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12. Sunglasses as a filter

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13. Fake bokeh with laptop

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14. Window shadow using cardboard

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15. Add steam with home appliances

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16. Colored plastic bags can make for a cool filter

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17. High speed drops are easier to capture than you think

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18. Use a prism for reflections

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19. Use a mirror to reflect light

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20. Turn your smartphone into a pinhole camera

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To see some of these cool camera hacks in action, and a few new ones, check out Peter McKinnon’s video:

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