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  • Let's Have Fun with Rat's Eye View Shot!

    written by hodachrome on 2014-01-28 in #gear #tipster
    Let's Have Fun with Rat's Eye View Shot!

    Have you ever tried taking pictures by placing the camera on the floor? This is called the "Rat's Eye View Shot" and you can actually take long exposure shots at night without using tripods! Isn't that awesome? It's quite popular as well. Try this technique and enjoy the world of low angle.

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  • Make your subjects transparent: How to create Ghost Shots (GS)

    written by hodachrome on 2013-09-20 in #gear #tipster
    Make your subjects transparent: How to create Ghost Shots (GS)

    Have you already seen a mysterious looking photo that features a transparent subject? Well, it's one of the multiple exposure techniques and is actually simple to do.

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  • Hodachrome's February Photo

    written by hodachrome on 2013-04-29 in #gear #tipster
    Hodachrome's February Photo

    Month-by-month I'll pick up one Lomograph and write a brief Tipster on, and anything associated with my feelings towards, it. The third article features a February-photo. After the jump, I'll introduce you to a dreamy photo taken with my favorite technique "Exposing both sides of the film (EBS)" with an LC-A+!

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  • Change Your World by Changing Your Angle!

    written by hodachrome on 2013-04-20 in #gear #tipster
    Change Your World by Changing Your Angle!

    What kind of angle do you usually use to shoot your shots? I do understand that everyone uses different camera angles due to the subject one likes to capture. However, what I always try to do when I shoot is to have a low angle. When you hold your camera and shoot with the low angle, you can definitely gain a different result on your film! You can change your world by changing your angle!

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  • Hodachrome's January Photos

    written by hodachrome on 2013-03-04 in #gear #tipster
    Hodachrome's January Photos

    Month-by-month I'll pick up one Lomograph and write a brief Tipster on, and anything associated with my feelings towards, it. The second article features a January-photo. After the jump, I'll introduce you to a "stellar Lomograph" by virtue of the LC-A+ – a chance I 've been waiting for, for a long time!

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  • How to Make Homemade Red Scale Film

    written by hodachrome on 2013-02-27 in #gear #tipster
    How to Make Homemade Red Scale Film

    This is an article introducing how to make homemade red scale film. There are already some fabulous articles about how to make red scale films out there, however I decided to make one with my method. This method keeps film frames in order, and it is useful for EBS (Exposing Both Sides of film) trick as well ☺

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  • Let's 'Cook' the Film: The Recipe of Film Soup!

    written by hodachrome on 2013-02-27 in #gear #tipster
    Let's 'Cook' the Film: The Recipe of Film Soup!

    The idea of film soup, is to allow the film to have chemical interaction with the 'soup', and produce the unexpectedly extraordinary effect for your Lomographs. Since the first film soup ever been 'served', every Lomographer has eagerly recorded down their own recipe and review. In this article, I would like to share my experience with my own secret recipe!

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  • Capture the Illusion of Night

    written by hodachrome on 2013-02-07 in #gear #tipster
    Capture the Illusion of Night

    Long exposure is among the more popular techniques used to capture light, and it can be done so easily and beautifully to capture the illusion of night. There's a wide spectrum of lighting to be found on a street, highway, in a tunnel, factory, during a sunset, and even a heavily lit Christmas scene. So go ahead and capture it! Sound hard? It's actually quite simple really! As long as you know what to prepare, you'll be able to capture extremely cool long exposure shots!

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  • Hodachrome's December Photos

    written by hodachrome on 2013-01-29 in #gear #tipster
    Hodachrome's December Photos

    Month-by-month I'll pick up one Lomograph and write a brief Tipster on, and anything associated with my feelings towards, it. The first article features a December-photo. After the jump, I'll introduce you to a snow-filled photo that emulates the winter season.

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  • Tipster: How to Take Symmetrical Images with Exposing Both Sides of the Film (EBS)

    written by hodachrome on 2013-01-14 in #gear #tipster
    Tipster: How to Take Symmetrical Images with Exposing Both Sides of the Film (EBS)

    Today I will be introducing the technique so called EBS, exposing both sides of the film, one of the most unique techniques within Lomographic photos. Is it hard to do it? Maybe! But once you get good luck and concentration, you might get amazing results!

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  • Life's Daily Photo Walk with MX Skills

    written by hodachrome on 2012-12-05 in #gear #tipster
    Life's Daily Photo Walk with MX Skills

    this one is really easy. It's something you can easily try within all the techniques from MX. You can basically snap whatever you want, and you can create very unique shots! You just need to know how to MX it :)

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  • Shoot with Redscale in Overcast Weather!

    written by hodachrome on 2012-11-12 in #gear #tipster
    Shoot with Redscale in Overcast Weather!

    Do you like overcast weather? I prefer sunny days for going out and shooting films, however, I also do like overcast because it's the best time to shoot with redscale! I love shooting in redscale, and in this article I'll let you in on secrets for how to master shooting in redscale in overcast weather!

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  • Multiple Exposures with Flowers!

    written by hodachrome on 2012-11-11 in #gear #tipster
    Multiple Exposures with Flowers!

    The Multiple Exposure (MX) technique is one method to create some of the most unique photos know to Lomographers! We all love MX, but what are the techniques? Flowers are my favorite subject for MX. I often mix them with landscapes, old factories, trees and so on. Now, let's take a look at how we can create those wonderful images!

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  • Enjoy Lomography even more with Lomography Splitzer!

    written by hodachrome on 2012-10-10 in #gear #tipster
    Enjoy Lomography even more with Lomography Splitzer!

    Have you ever used Lomography Splitzer? I use it all the time! Depending on how you use it, you can get great results with your analog photography! I will introduce some of techniques on how to use it!

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