Guerrilla Film Scans Using Your Smartphone

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Have a newly developed roll that you want to share immediately? Scan and share your photos the quick and dirty way using this Tipster!

There are times when you just can’t wait to get your film rolls scanned properly. If you want scan your negatives quickly, you can do this method that photographer Chris Marquardt uses. It is by no means meant to replace a proper film scanner, but it is nice enough to be able to share images on the fly while waiting for better scans! All you need is a smartphone, a nice backlight, and a couple of photo-editing apps and you’re set. Check out the detailed instructions in the video!

If you want to scan your negatives properly though, give the Lomography Smartphone Scanner a try. It’s a great way to make sure you get the best amount of detail possible with your smartphones. If you want more info about scanning, check out the Lomography Guide To Scanning

written by cruzron on 2013-09-30 in #gear #tipster #guerrilla #scan #tipster

One Comment

  1. sudhashunmu
    sudhashunmu ·

    very nice tip..thanks for sharing

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