Rollei B&W Single Use - a HIT!

8

This little sucker is so sexy and sleek, with a see-through plastic body casing and built in flash, you can't go wrong.

What a treat to use this Rollei Single Use B/W Camera. Included in the box is the sassy see-through plastic camera filled with some Retro 400 Rollei film and a built in flash. It was so light and little I just slipped it into my jacket pocket and I was ready to go out for a night on the town.

I have to give credit to the flash. Wow does it POP!!! You can trust this camera to take great outdoor night time shots or evening dinner parties with limited lighting. But it’s not only about the flash, the film is fantastic! Great contrast and beautiful greys. And again I stress the SEXY plastic case, so outdoor and rain friendly, very practical. I also had no problem getting it developed, anyone that does B/w developing will do this single use. I was a bit sad to give the camera away though, I got kinda attached to it.

The Rollei S/U B/W camera stood the test of travel, adventures and parties. An amazing 400 speed film you can count on in your darkest of times. This camera comes in handy when you want to travel ‘light’ and still be able to bring your camera. Very easy to use, just point and SHOOT (hold down the other button for the flash)….simple. Don’t be scared, take it out, play hard with it and get amazing results. But buy extra, they make fun gifts.

The Rollei Single Use is available in the shop

written by poitr on 2009-03-13 in #reviews

8 Comments

  1. eyecon
    eyecon ·

    Great results - I didn´t expect that well done shots from this cam in low light situation.....

  2. lucasjakobsson
    lucasjakobsson ·

    no2 is really nice :)

  3. stouf
    stouf ·

    super shots... And surprisingly low grain !

  4. cinzinc
    cinzinc ·

    wow! u were right about outdoor night time shot!

  5. disdis
    disdis ·

    I like no 8

  6. dangerousvariable
    dangerousvariable ·

    The question is how do I reuse the casing with a new roll of film?

  7. sinwong
    sinwong ·

    thats great!

  8. emdewe
    emdewe ·

    no 8, the glowing camera!

More Interesting Articles

  • The Gevabox of Wonders

    written by stratski on 2014-11-18 in #reviews
    The Gevabox of Wonders

    Sometimes you see a camera and you just have to have it. I felt that way about this lovely little box camera. Looks don't mean a thing, I know, but in this case, the looks didn't deceive me.

    1
  • Tutorial: Tetenal Colortec E6 3-bath Kit - Develop your own color slides

    written by sandravo on 2014-05-29 in #gear #tipster
    Tutorial: Tetenal Colortec E6 3-bath Kit - Develop your own color slides

    This is a tutorial for the adventurous Lomographers, for those brave enough to do their own B&W and C-41 work but lacking the confidence to move onto E6. Fear no more! I am an enthusiastic home developer, just like the rest of you, I am not a chemical lab wizard! So if I can pull this off, so can the rest of you. Take a deep breath, relax, and read on. By the end of this article I hope you'll have mustered the courage to give it a go yourselves!

    6
  • Finding Humanity in the Streets with Soomin Yim

    written by chooolss on 2014-11-12 in #lifestyle
    Finding Humanity in the Streets with Soomin Yim

    Stop bath is a type of chemical used in the darkroom for processing black and white film, aptly named as such because it halts the development of the images. In this case, stop bath is also part of the title that Korean analogue street photographer <b><a href="http://instagram.com/sooeatsyourstreetforbreakfast">Soomin Yim</a></b> has given her body of work, "Stop Bath the City," to represent the forgotten faces of people in the city amid rapid modernization, captured and immortalized on black and white film.

  • Shop News

    Try the LomoLAB Development Service!

    Try the LomoLAB Development Service!

    Whatever kind of film development you're after, you'll find it here! Now you can confidently shoot from the hip without having to worry where to develop those film rolls!

  • My Lomo’Instant Quick Tips

    written by tomas_bates on 2014-11-12 in #gear #tipster
    My Lomo’Instant Quick Tips

    I backed the Kickstarter project for the Lomo’Instant earlier this year and was thrilled to receive it last week. I love how the camera naturally encourages you to experiment with its different features, whether it’s through flashing your multiple exposures with different colors or trying different creative techniques after your shots has been ejected. Here are a few tips from what I’ve discovered from playing with the camera so far (and a couple of tips I want to try out in future)!

  • Take a Peek Through The ONDU Pinhole

    written by shhquiet on 2015-03-17 in #gear #news
    Take a Peek Through The ONDU Pinhole

    Have you ever tried going lens-less when taking a photo? Try shooting with ONDU Pinhole Cameras and see what it's like to take photos through a tiny pinhole. Check out these lovely shots taken by Lomographers; if you do have some ONDU pinhole photos of your own, upload and tag them accordingly so that we can see them!

    3
  • Shooting Squares with the LC-A 120

    written by pripri2000 on 2015-04-22 in #gear #news
    Shooting Squares with the LC-A 120

    Capture the world and all its contours in vibrant, wide-angled photographs any time, any where! The LC-A 120 is an adventure of its own with lots of exciting functions to experiment with, like seamless long exposures or full ISO control. It's also super-fast and ultra-compact - perfect for your everyday. If you're worried about the Medium Format film, don't be! You are free to use any 120 Film you want and there are plenty to choose from. In fact, that's what makes this camera so versatile! Scroll through this gallery for a little taste of the glorious shots this nifty invention is capable of.

  • Shop News

    Colorsplash your World!

    Colorsplash your World!

    At 30% off you can now color your analog images with 12 different color gels. Experiment with 35mm slide film and play with the built-in color flash for the most intense colors!

  • Diana F+ Part 1 The Camera: A Dozen of Possibilities

    written by dopa on 2014-06-27 in #reviews
    Diana F+  Part 1 The Camera: A Dozen of Possibilities

    The original Diana F is a plastic beauty from 1960s Hong Kong. The Diana F+ is a reinterpretation, which is in no way inferior to the old Diana. It´s so versatile with all the optional accessories and lenses like no other lomography camera. And because of this, I will show you what makes this camera so special.

    3
  • How to Make Special Aperture Plates for Your Petzval Lens, Halloween Edition

    written by jillytanrad on 2014-10-29 in #gear #tipster
    How to Make Special Aperture Plates for Your Petzval Lens, Halloween Edition

    Halloween fever is in full swing. Everything ghostly, scary or freakishly extraordinary are either on display or being spoken of in hushed voices through spine-chilling tales. Apart from wearing the scariest costumes and taking photos of of your petrifying selves, why not amplify the Halloween spirit a notch higher by using Halloween-themed aperture plates with the New Petzval Lens? Here's a quick tipster that'll teach you how to make special aperture plates and make the most out of them this Halloween!

  • Awesome Albums: Tri-X by Ccwu

    written by Kwyn Kenaz Aquino on 2015-05-22 in #world #lifestyle
    Awesome Albums: Tri-X by Ccwu

    In this stunning collection, night lights are a form of movement.

    5
  • Shop News

    110 Experiment Kit

    110 Experiment Kit

    With this bundle, you can choose a camera, film and accessories to spice up your 110 shooting experience!

  • C.S. Muncy Gets Colorful with the LomoChrome Turquoise

    written by givesmehell on 2015-05-22 in #gear #reviews
    C.S. Muncy Gets Colorful with the LomoChrome Turquoise

    C.S Muncy is a New York City-based freelance photojournalist and a fellow LomoAmigo who tested and reviewed the LomoChrome Turquoise film. The rolls of film were put to good use; the resulting shots were simply stunning.

    2
  • Jules_fxxk is our LomoHome of the Day!

    written by Eunice Abique on 2015-05-22 in #world #news
    Jules_fxxk is our LomoHome of the Day!

    From everyone here in Lomography, congratulations to jules_fxxk for winning Home of the Day!

    3
  • Friday Movie Flashback: Vicky Cristina Barcelona

    written by Kwyn Kenaz Aquino on 2015-05-22 in #world #lifestyle
    Friday Movie Flashback: Vicky Cristina Barcelona

    In this contemporary classic, a camera becomes the companion of a lost soul.