Tipster of the Day: How Wide is Your Fisheye?

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It is known that the Lomographic Fisheye Camera is the smallest of its kind and can take a wide perspective of your snapshot into a compact circular image. But what if this is not enough and you're curious to see what's on the other side of that 170 degrees fisheye view? Say, the 340-degree view of everything? Well, this tip is it!

It is known that the Lomographic Fisheye Camera is the smallest of its kind and can take a wide perspective of your snapshot into a compact circular image. But what if this is not enough and you’re curious to see what’s on the other side of that 170 degrees fisheye view? Say, the 340-degree view of everything? Well, this tip is it!

WIDE FORMAT FISHEYE 1 IN 2X EXPOSURE by Vicuna

Use the 2x exposure with Fisheye 1 by turning the rewind spool after each shot in 1 or 2 turns backwards. It will have an effect with pictures overlapping each other’s wideness. You can even produce an endless images with it!

Do you know a thing or two about your Lomographic cameras? Gimme some tips then here!

written by vicuna on 2008-06-12 in #gear #tipster

12 Comments

  1. grenoouille
    grenoouille ·

    Excellent idea!
    Great results and effects!

  2. vicuna
    vicuna ·

    Thanks grenoouille and thanks to you scapegoat to publish this (old) tip! :)))

  3. makeyuu
    makeyuu ·

    my fisheye is so wide i can see it in the pictures i take with it.

  4. superlighter
    superlighter ·

    S - S - S - S - S - S - S - STUNNING!!

  5. maddyoulook
    maddyoulook ·

    my annoying developer would just cut them all >:(

  6. fash_on
    fash_on ·

    Brilliant!!!

  7. xbalboax
    xbalboax ·

    Genius! hahaha i know the feeling maddyoulook!

  8. lonur
    lonur ·

    nice! i liked that a lot! is that dudizm in some of the shots?

  9. eva_eva
    eva_eva ·

    cooool!

  10. sharkeyes
    sharkeyes ·

    this is awesome!

  11. soph_alcock
    soph_alcock ·

    has anyone tried this who uses just a normal developer???

  12. itsdebraanne
    itsdebraanne ·

    what about the Fisheye 2?

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