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Nighttime Lomography Redscale Test Drive

Aloha everyone! I've seen daytime redscale photos a million times in contrast to the extremely rare nighttime ones. But I'm sure that they exist and I'm not the only one who came to the idea of nighttime redscale shooting. Even in Vkontakte Lomography group I've discovered hardly 5 or 6 ones.

Photo by deje

Actually, I used Lomography Redscale XR 50-200 in Fed 2 with maximum aperture settings, as redscale films need a lot of light.

I think, that the use of a specific Lomo camera without precise settings would significantly extend exposure time. I suppose that the Diana required 2 or 3 min at least, whereas Fed 2 requires no more than 1.5 min (ISO 50, aperture 2.4, 4, and 8). A larger aperture will require faster shutter speed to ensure sufficient light exposure. Having shot everything I wanted, I decided to do some experiments just for fun:

And in the end here are some daytime photos with multi-exposure and slow shutter speed.

Other photos you can find in my Fed 2 album. Oh, nearly forgot, all these photos were taken in Kiev, from the roof of a building under construction.

written by deje and translated by zampolit

12 comments

  1. saidseni

    saidseni

    Good article! I love night shoots and light playing with this film. It was a pleasant surprise! You can check some of mine at the end of this article: http://www.lomograph(…)e-xr-50-200 Lomo on!

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  2. adi_totp

    adi_totp

    very good review! I'll try it soon :D

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  3. iloveyousummer

    iloveyousummer

    i love it!

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  4. adam_g2000

    adam_g2000

    great work.

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  5. deepfried_goodness

    deepfried_goodness

    I'll try for some night shots for my next roll of redscale.

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  6. erk

    erk

    awesome shots!

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  7. dearjme

    dearjme

    amazing night shots

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  8. zekalinova

    zekalinova

    great photos..great idea

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  9. deje

    deje

    Thanks to all!

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  10. dreadlockboy

    dreadlockboy

    great :)

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  11. sidsel

    sidsel

    that's amazing!

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  12. chilledvondub

    chilledvondub

    good idea! me and lomo redscale dont get on but if i buy redscale films again ill definitely try some long exposures at night :)

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