My personal rough start with the plastic 35mm TLR from Recesky, that made a pleasant dream come true. A true Lomographic experience, from start to finish, as you literally have to build the camera first.
We stick out our ears when we want to hear clearly, or forcefully sniff with our nose to confirm that something is smelling fishy and naturally, we tend to get closer at things for them to be scrutinised. Through the investigation of our latest Tipster for this week, she gave new meaning to the word 'macro'.
Like a lot of you, I've been carrying my cardboard cutout of Bob in my camera bag for the last few months looking for locations and backdrops that would reveal Bob at his best. And, like a lot of you, I have become frustrated at times with Bob’s fickle nature as he’s swept away by wind, waves, or friendly dogs. So when Lomography and Have You Seen Bob joined to sponsor a Have You Seen Bob photo contest, I knew that I wanted to shoot Bob again but I also knew that I wanted it to be different than before.
It is said that the Olympus XA2 is usually called the poor man's LCA. So I call my experiment camera here as poor man's Horizon. the angle of view is around 115 degrees, but you can make it wider of course!