Holga 135 with Color Flash | Your Biggest Friend from Now on!

13

I was suprised that there isn't any review about the Holga 135 color flash on this website. So here it is! I can be very quick about this little fellow. You just put an 35mm film in it, wind it...and there you go! I take it everywhere I go....read on and you find out why.

I was suprised that there isn’t any review about the Holga 135 color flash on this website. So here it is! I can be very quick about this little fellow. You just put an 35mm film in it, wind it…and there you go! I take it everywhere I go….read on and you find out why.

Except for the double exposure feature it’s got all the great advantages every other Holga has BUT you can just use 35mm film and it has a flash inside it (so no hotshoe or anything like that!).

And about the flash….there are colorfilters attached to the camera which you just slide in front of your flash and so you create a nice red, yellow, blue or green filter. Actually most of the time I don’t really use the flash but it’s handy that it’s on there just in case.

I don’t cross process any of my pictures and still the colors are amazing! Hope you like it and my gallery as well.

Oh and most important: this is probably the cheapest fellow within the Holga family!!!

written by hanke on 2010-10-31 in #reviews #holga #lomo #135 #35 #color-flash #mm #filter

13 Comments

  1. superlighter
    superlighter ·

    congratulations! is not easy to pull off the blood from a turnip, you did! an extraordinary gallery of images. what film did you use? however, I'm sure there is a mismatch with the camera shown in the top of the review.. :)

  2. mandecster
    mandecster ·

    135 or 120???

  3. nicolas_noir
    nicolas_noir ·

    These shots are fantastic! Are they really from a Holga!? They amaze me with what they can produce sometimes!

  4. stouf
    stouf ·

    Superb gallery indeed !

  5. mojo_lomo
    mojo_lomo ·

    fantastic!

  6. neurodiaz
    neurodiaz ·

    Wow, great gallery bro.

  7. wuxiong
    wuxiong ·

    Good review and nice gallery. I just bought a holga 135 with colored flash and also a fisheye lens, haven't tried yet. But will soon give it a go....

  8. wuxiong
    wuxiong ·

    Good review and nice gallery. I just bought a holga 135 with colored flash and also a fisheye lens, haven't tried yet. But will soon give it a go....

  9. applegreen
    applegreen ·

    What are you talking about? The Holga 135 doesn't have a built in flash (the Holga 120 CFN does), does havve a hot shoe and does have a double exposure feature!

  10. applegreen
    applegreen ·

    Hello fellow Rotterdam'er btw!

  11. vanc180sx
    vanc180sx ·

    yeah you're are right applegreen ! 135bc doesnt have built in flash cos i just bought 1 :)

  12. hanke
    hanke ·

    Hey guys, I'm talking about the Holga 135 with Color Flash as you can see in the name....i has a flash. The Holga 135 hasn't got a flash, so don't mix those two :). The upper camera is not the right picture indeed, i did send another one to Lomography but they seem to have placed another one (don't know why...).

  13. hanke
    hanke ·

    Seems like they produce it under another name: Holga K200N. Same camera, different name:
    www.google.nl/url?source=imgres&ct=img&q=3.bp.blogs…

More Interesting Articles

  • Reviews on Rewind: Lomography Color Negative 35mm 800 ISO

    written by chooolss on 2014-11-30 in #reviews
    Reviews on Rewind: Lomography Color Negative 35mm 800 ISO

    If you'd be shooting in low light, at night, or in any other situation that would require a high speed film for best results, why don't you try the Lomography Color Negative 800 for 35mm cameras? Allow five of our community members to convince you with their respective reviews in this installment of Reviews on Rewind.

  • Photo Stories: Street Photography in Riga by pogl

    written by Julien Matabuena on 2015-07-31 in #world #lifestyle
    Photo Stories: Street Photography in Riga by pogl

    On the streets you see all sorts of sights and people going about their respective businesses. It's exactly this reason why pogl has a particular fondness for street photography.

    1
  • Lomography's Little Lessons: Depth of Field

    written by jennifer_pos on 2015-04-10 in #gear #lifestyle #tipster
    Lomography's Little Lessons: Depth of Field

    Have you ever wondered why those nerdy camera constructors formulate complicated terms that baffle most normal citizens? Trust me, I know it all too well; Physics was the first subject to go when I had to choose between studying and spending yet another night pursuing youthful adventures. But don't worry — the remedy for all of the gaps in your knowledge is right here: Lomography’s Little Lessons on Photography. Follow this series and in no time you'll catch up on everything your curious mind desires!

    2
  • Shop News

    Shoot recognizable images with the Petzval

    Shoot recognizable images with the Petzval

    You want your subject be the center of attention? Petzval lens photos are recognizable for sharpness and crispness in the centre, strong color saturation, wonderful swirly bokeh effect, artful vignettes and narrow depth of field that will make your subjects stand out!

  • The Magic Yet To Come: Part 3

    written by Lomography on 2014-09-04 in #news
    The Magic Yet To Come: Part 3

    “Let me tell you about my life turning blue”. Those were the first words the guy on the bench said as he sat down beside me whilst I was eating my lunch. Usually, I prefer to eat alone but there was something about this opening sentence which really intrigued me; so I told him “Sure buddy, go ahead. Tell me about your life in blue”.

    23
  • Lomography Day Trips: Ubud, Bali (Part 1)

    written by adi_totp on 2014-09-02 in #world #locations
    Lomography Day Trips: Ubud, Bali (Part 1)

    Aside from the fact that Ubud is a must-visit tourist spot in Bali, it is also the perfect place to relax and get inspired. There, you’ll see and feel something different. Staying there for a month in 2012 made me discover good places to visit. If ever you'll be in Bali for a holiday, don't forget to visit Ubud. Now, I shall take you on a quick visit to this town!

    4
  • Transient Living: Armitage & McMillan in Denver, Colorado

    written by maliha on 2015-01-07 in #world #locations
    Transient Living: Armitage & McMillan in Denver, Colorado

    If you want to know the heart of a person, peek inside his/her wardrobe! And no, nobody famous said that; I only just made it up. But really, don't you think it's true? After all, the way we dress screams our personality; at least for most of us. And that is why, as soon as I land on a new city, one of the things I absolutely must do is find the local boutiques. Sure, I love the fancy chain boutiques as much as the next person, but there's just something else about a local clothing store. It's unique!

  • Shop News

    Standard Photo Development Services

    Standard Photo Development Services

    Done shooting and want your films to be processed? We can process your colour and black & white 35mm, 120 or 110 films! Development, prints and scans are also included. (Service availability depends on your markets)

  • The Magic Yet To Come: Part 4

    written by Lomography on 2014-09-05 in #news
    The Magic Yet To Come: Part 4

    Read on dear friend and I will weave a story for you. There may be more questions than answers raised by this peculiar tale. But if it’s clarity you seek, have no fear, things will become clear in time (they always do, don’t they?). So rub the Sandman’s dust from your sleepy eyes and take a journey with me. If you think you have an answer when we reach the end, please do share it in the comments!

    8
  • The World According to Herr Willie: The Amazon

    written by wil6ka on 2015-04-09 in #world #locations
    The World According to Herr Willie: The Amazon

    It was the Amazon which I had longed for my whole life. And when it was finally a set deal that I will travel to Brazil with two of my best friends for the Copa do Mundo (World Cup), we really had to start our adventure in the Amazon. I had known about this magical place deep in the rainforest. There was a lodge run by local people of indigenous background, with wooden houses that float on the water and a limited number of visitors. It was eco-tourism as how it should be. To preserve and to celebrate one of the most impressive locations I have seen so far.

    9
  • Lomography's Little Lessons: Aperture

    written by jennifer_pos on 2015-03-14 in #gear #lifestyle #tipster
    Lomography's Little Lessons: Aperture

    Have you ever wondered why those nerdy camera constructors formulate complicated terms that baffle most normal citizens? Trust me, I know it all too well; Physics was the first subject to go when I had to choose between studying and spending yet another night pursuing youthful adventures. But don't worry — the remedy for all of the gaps in your knowledge is right here: Lomography’s Little Lessons on Photography. Follow this series and in no time you'll catch up on everything your curious mind desires!

  • Shop News

    The Lomography Experimental Lens Kit opens up a new, creative photographic domain!

    The Lomography Experimental Lens Kit opens up a new, creative photographic domain!

    Satisfy your hunger for creative snap-shooting with this lens package made especially for Micro 4/3 digital cameras! Don't miss the 20% discount!

  • Photo of the Day by oleman

    written by Eunice Abique on 2015-08-31 in #world #news
    Photo of the Day by oleman

    What's for breakfast?

    2
  • Nasil is our LomoHome of the Day!

    written by Eunice Abique on 2015-08-31 in #world #news
    Nasil is our LomoHome of the Day!

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

    1
  • Video Inspiration: Richard Linklater on Cinema and Time

    written by kenaz on 2015-08-31 in #people #videos
    Video Inspiration: Richard Linklater on Cinema and Time

    The director of "Before Sunset," "A Scanner Darkly" and "Boyhood" talks about the relationship between time and the cinematic image.