Don't knock them just because they're disposable. They have feelings too! Here's a quick photo gallery of juicy images taken using a disposable camera. Hopefully these will help inspire you in finding a newfound respect for these oft ignored beauties!
If for some inconceivable reason you find yourself without a camera (why???) and an incredible, life changing scenario falls right into your lap, what do you do? You buy a disposable camera and shoot away! These pre-loaded analogue treasures are given a bad rap because you can only use them once. But if you’re enterprising like most Lomographers, you can reload a disposable camera and keep on reusing and reusing it to your hearts content! So don’t you dare throw that camera away! Now that’s a nice tip for you eh? For more neat tips and cool tricks, you can check out our Tipster page. For now, feast on these disposable camera snaps, some reloaded, and some fresh off the counter!
"You put your camera around your neck in the morning along with putting on your shoes, and there it is, an appendage of the body that shares your life with you," said Dorothea Lange, the icon whose birthdate we celebrate today, May 26.
Ladies and gentlemen, fellow Lomographers, the time is ripe for us to present you with a new mystery product. But we're not giving anything much away this time, just a few hints and clues to keep you on your toes.
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!
As the 30th anniversary of the Chernobyl Nuclear Disaster approaches, photographer Alina Rudya hopes to revisit the lives of people who, like her, were driven out of Prypyat, Ukraine following that fateful day in 1986.