Are you tired of losing the coloured gels from your Diana F+ flash, or deciding not to take them because you are afraid of losing them. Use this quick tipster to ensure you've always got your gels safe and secure.
When I received my Diana Flash for Christmas I was so excited and really wanted to take it out and start using it, but as soon as I saw the coloured gels in their little plastic pouch I knew I had a decision to make. Do I take the gels with me but risk losing them in the bottom of my very messy bag, or worse on the floor of the pub; or do I leave them at home and not have the option of splashing my photos with lots of lovely colour? After a few minutes thought I decided I needed a way of keeping the gels safe and secure and always available, when ever I need my flash.
All you need for this tipster are the following
- Double sided tape
- Your Diana Flash and gels
Simply cut a small strip of double sided tape and stick it to the back of the pack of gels, then stick the other side to the top of the flash. It does slightly ruin the aesthetic of the flash, but now I’ve always got my gels with me and never need to worry about losing them again.
I’m sure this could be done with some of the other Lomography flashes, so let me know if it works for you.
I've always been looking for a really simple solution to hold my color gels of my Diana Mini's flash WITH the camera and make them easy to grab when I want to use them. I also wanted something to keep them from getting damaged. Let me show you how I found a simple way to make it.
Doll up your Diana F+ with today's Advent deal! Get a smooth 20% off our family of Diana F+ accessories to sweeten up your analogue setup this holiday season. Check out our other accessories as well — we've got everything from dazzling flashes to sensational lenses to get you set up right!
Going away for the weekend is always fun, especially if, like me, you live abroad and go back to visit your home city! For my walk through Milan, I decided to bring with me the Lomo’Instant because well, I just love it! Here are my thoughts after this special weekend!
Halloween fever is in full swing. Everything ghostly, scary or freakishly extraordinary are either on display or being spoken of in hushed voices through spine-chilling tales. Apart from wearing the scariest costumes and taking photos of of your petrifying selves, why not amplify the Halloween spirit a notch higher by using Halloween-themed aperture plates with the New Petzval Lens? Here's a quick tipster that'll teach you how to make special aperture plates and make the most out of them this Halloween!
Back in the 1990s, Gilbert Blecken was a big music fan and wrote for his own small music fanzine. He would interview bands in between sound checks and take photographs of them. He was never a professional photographer or worked for a company; he simply did it for his fanzine. Twenty years on, Gilbert’s photographs have matured into an amazing documentation of some of the biggest music icons of that era. We caught up with Gilbert to ask him about these photographs and the fascinating story behind them.
Those long, frosty, dark nights are finally behind us. It's time to dust of your Diana F+; wipe down your LC-A Wide and get shooting again! Join us for some fabulous workshops and events in Soho and come and visit us in March at the Birmingham NEC as part of The Photography Show 2015. Read on for the full line up.
It's time to come out of winter hibernation! The warm weather of spring is around the corner, and it's time to celebrate. From a bar crawl to a community group exhibition, we're doing it all. So grab your kilts and clovers and come join us for another round of fun!
Have you ventured into light painting before? It's so fun and there are so many ways for you to explore it, we promise you'll never get bored. The folks here at HQ had a blast playing around with the Lomo'Instant and the result was a bunch of adorable, colorful photos!
A few months ago, Lomography made available a whole range of pinhole cameras made out of premium wood. Interested on knowing how good they are, I brought the medium format one on my last trip to Germany.