Shooting from Completely Different Angles


What if you combine 2 of the 10 Golden Rules of Lomography? - Try the shot from the hip while not worrying about the rules...

I’m a really tall guy, and shooting from the hip with my Lomo LC-A+ doesn’t always give the right result. So what I do is I try aiming it a lower angle and sometimes I put the camera on the floor to get a completely different view on your subject(s).

written by opcd on 2009-08-25 in #gear #tipster #quickie-tipster #hip #different #floor #angle #tips


  1. hanspan
    hanspan ·

    shot 6 is like some of mine from one of my locations at the race for cancer research! :) x

  2. cinzinc
    cinzinc ·

    nice floor shots!

  3. scapegoat
    scapegoat ·

    oh yeas dear! you lomoboys and lomogirls can now submit short but sweet tips for our Quick Tipster!

  4. scapegoat
    scapegoat ·

    i meant quickie tipster, sorry. :)

  5. dogma
    dogma ·

    Great gallery!

  6. raissuli
    raissuli ·

    Great shots! Like the penguins...

  7. lazara
    lazara ·


  8. charwang
    charwang ·

    i love the shot of the marathon racers. really cool ideas here.

  9. kboboland
    kboboland ·

    The lady in the back of photo 7 looks like a painting!
    Nice work, fellow tall man

  10. kef
    kef ·

    Nice shot! I like the penguins

  11. laurasulilly
    laurasulilly ·

    Wow, I like your shots and the perspectives a lot! I always forget to change perspective for a shot although 'I always try to remember to do so. I do think that the outcome is always so much more interesting!

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