Called the MacGyver lamp, this gadget uses five LEDs, a mirror, metal wire, mild diffuser material, tin foil, and a small clamp light to illuminate just about anything. Unfortunately, no instructions were provided on how to build your own. Click here for first picture in gallery.
Light shines up at mirror, mirror deflects light to your paper. Your paper is totally happy by this, and you can thank the Industrial Design Gods for this simple gift.