Iamwen x Cheriesu - Meant to Double Up!

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Come in and enjoy our latest edition of doubles with you!

Doubles are more than mere film swaps, they are a beginning of friendships! At least to these to Lomographers they were :)

“Because of Lomo, I met Kelvin (”Iamwen":http://beta.lomography.com/homes/iamwen) who lives in Malaysia. Last year, Kelvin asked me if I was willing to do double exposures with him. At the beginning, I thought he was joking. However, a mysterious birthday present arrived in Taipei few days after my birthday. Inside, it was my birthday card, a micro-Holga 110 and film! That is how our collaboration started!

For this double, however, we both used LC-As and the film we used is Kodak Elitechrome extra color.

Although this is our very first collaboration, it was full of surprises and coincidences. For example, when I did the second layer, I wanted to shoot the mannequins, but I couldn’t find the ideal ones. Kelvin seems to pre-read my mind and did it in the first layer. Moreover, Kelvin’s self portrait with camera doubles perfectly with the portrait of Keanu holding the camera. The only vertical picture is even magical. Normally people do not take vertical shots when doing double exposure, because you cannot be sure if the other Lomographer held the camera in the same direction as you did, but ours worked! Same direction, same idea!

Swapping films with other Lomographer is really a fun thing to do. Why not make it a trend?"

We could not agree more! Are you up for doubles? Then let others know by writing in the comments!

written by cheriesu on 2009-04-03 in #news #double-with-you #iamwen-cheriesu-mode-fashion-lc-a #doubles

16 Comments

  1. vicuna
    vicuna ·

    great doubles!! Congrats to both :)

  2. stouf
    stouf ·

    Oh yeah ! That's a great collaboration ! Congrats to both of you, superb doubles !!!

  3. 7samurai
    7samurai ·

    Cool Man!!

  4. eva_eva
    eva_eva ·

    lovely double!

  5. larslau
    larslau ·

    Great doubles!

  6. strangelilgirl
    strangelilgirl ·

    gorgeous...I've seen many of these photos before and somehow I love them even more now knowing the story! They've always been my favorites, though

  7. xbalboax
    xbalboax ·

    Wow this are soo amazing! great work

  8. redrubble
    redrubble ·

    Beautiful shots, congrats!

  9. kylewis
    kylewis ·

    Lovely images, its great when they work so well!

  10. cheriesu
    cheriesu ·

    thank you everyone!! This is my first time submitting my thoughts on Lomography magazine! What a great start!

  11. jeansman
    jeansman ·

    持續下去! :)

  12. lomodirk
    lomodirk ·

    amazing ones ;)

  13. northwardnimbus
    northwardnimbus ·

    these are amazing! lomolove to you two! good job!

  14. disdis
    disdis ·

    Great doubles! Congrats!

  15. cheriesu
    cheriesu ·

    謝謝! Thank you all!!
    Let's keep shooting & swapping films!

  16. zeitfenster
    zeitfenster ·

    great doubles!!

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