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Tipster of the Week: The Endless Storyteller

This is how you tell a story in one roll of film or more.

Continually Shot Across Multiple Frames
by ruprechtstudios

You can take one continual shot with a Diana F+ taking shots at every half turn of the film. Every other shot you fire the flash. Start with the first shot as a close up and move slightly further away on the next shot. This will leave you with a collage of images that are superimposed on each other, with sharp images at each frame.

Moving further away with each shot will give you a good cascading composition across multiple frames to be viewed as a single picture. The final outcome almost looks like a story board.

When you are done shooting, you will need to have the film processed. However, DO NOT let them cut the film into negatives for you, otherwise you will have a bunch of negatives cut in random locations. Ask for the film to be processed without having the film cut into negatives.

Take the long spool of film back to your house and the looking through the film at the light, figure out where you want to cut it. This will give you extra long negatives that might be 3, 4, or 5 traditional negatives long (wide depending on how you are looking at it)

Then you will need to take that negative and have it printed at a specialty printing house if you want the print to include the sprocket holes, otherwise you can scan the film yourself and print the file yourself.

See more at http://www.ruprechtstudios.com/

written by ruprechtstudios

10 comments

  1. mephisto19

    mephisto19

    cool shots!

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  2. breakphreak

    breakphreak

    heh :) just push the button and see what you can get :))) good shots!

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  3. mandashitley

    mandashitley

    thumbs up

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  4. eyecon

    eyecon

    Wow - especially for # 1!

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  5. saudadebg

    saudadebg

    great idea!
    like it!

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  6. stouf

    stouf

    Lovely !

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  7. ebolatheelectricmonk

    ebolatheelectricmonk

    Reminds me of a David Lynch film, and that's meant as a BIG compliment! Live long and prosper...

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  8. toffeestain

    toffeestain

    where would one find a special printing house then?
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  9. zoe191

    zoe191

    Excellent!

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  10. life_on_mars

    life_on_mars

    cool

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