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Easy Steps for Taking Beautiful Backlight Photos

In this tipster, I want to give lomographers a tip for shooting beautiful and lovely backlight photos. Isn't it great to have nice blue colour on the sky and those high contrasting colours of the subject you are shooting? I personally love it. There is a simple way to get these kinds of lovely shots which I found out around two years back.

Ahu Akivi
the windmills of kinderdijk
Light Festival
Tungsten - Shot at 50 iso
experiment № 1
Lomography LC-A / Kodak Portra 160 NC

Doubles with Light Painting

This is a very simple tipster that combines two of the funniest things in photography: Light Painting and Double Exposures.

Making the Most of the Bulb Setting

Want to experiment more with that bulb setting on your camera? Want to take some awesome, easy to achieve light trail snaps! I'll show you how! perfect for beginner or expert!

No Tripod, No Worries!

I realize this is probably obvious to a lot of experienced lomographers, but I had been shooting for over 8 months before realizing I could easily do long exposures without a tri/mono pod. So for any newbies out there - don't be afraid to long expose without any other equipment.

Skies of Oxford

Panoramic light painting with the spinner and sprocket rocket

A quick guide to light painting onto your spinner and sprocket rocket shots. Jazz up your panoramic shots with some light painting!

Sprocket Holes: 135 Film in a 120 Roll

There are many ways of shooting with 135 in a 120 camera to sensitize the sprocket holes. This is an option in wich you can use the paper protection roll of 120 films.

DIY Instax Frame

Recycling is always a good idea for our planet. Let's make some gifts for our friends using Instax cartridges! Learn how I did it after the jump.

How to Show Your Recent Lomography Uploads Automatically on Facebook

Lomography has always been about shooting lots of photos and sharing them with your friends: be it by passing around prints, uploading them to your LomoHome, sending links to friends, tweeting, putting them on Tumblr. Now there's another way to share your photos: automatically posting to your Facebook timeline!

Tips for Taking Firework Photos

Taking photos of fireworks may sometimes be tricky. I'll be giving you a few tips that will help you when you want to capture fireworks. Learn more after the break.

Mixing Words With Reality

Some time ago, I read an article of cohetesnaranjas about a failed experiment of mixing words with landscape. I thought it was a wonderful idea so I kept it in my mind so that I could try it someday, maybe with something more.

Merry Christmas Lights
Christmas market madness