Love The Diana F+? Love 35mm film? Why not combine your two passions with an introduction to the Diana F+'s little sister - the Diana Mini! She's got a lot to live up to with the reputation of her big sister but she definitely delivers.
Saturday 18th February, 2pm
Why not try life in miniature with our tiny 35mm beauty the Diana Mini. A faithful mini recreation of the Diana F+, this little baby can shoot both square frame and also half-frame, giving you up to 72 shots on a standard roll of 35mm film! She still maintains those dreamy soft-focus photos with beautiful vignetted edges.
Tickets are £15 which includes a short presentation on the Diana Mini, lend of a camera loaded with a roll of film and 10% off the processing.
Lomography Gallery Store Manchester
20 Oldham Street
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