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If your lab is saying something is weird, you did it right!

This tipster is very simple but effective. Use some colored plastic (I dared to use my colorsplash flash filters) and taped them in front of the slit of the Spinner 360 camera. Now all you have to do is go out in the sun and shoot. Mix any colors you want, change them, use only one…. It is all up to you. But keep in mind that you have to extend the exposure time a bit, as you added something darkish. It is interesting to see how the colors change within one shot whether you have darker or brighter parts.

For the sample shots I used a Agfavista 200 on a bright day and set the Spinner to cloud mode.
I gave the film to an one hour photo lab and getting it back the guy said that the shots look weird and that something must have gone wrong with the film. There I knew I did it right ;)

Enjoy trying and submit some samples here!

written by mephisto19

11 comments

  1. kylewis

    kylewis

    Seeing as it's the season to eat chocs with wrappers you could always use those as well! ....tipster!

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  2. metzgor

    metzgor

    yeah!

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  3. nural

    nural

    wait, outside or inside??

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  4. mephisto19

    mephisto19

    Outside, so you can change them ;)

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  5. peropero

    peropero

    I tried this as soon as I saw Mephisto's pictures and here are my results:
    http://www.lomograph(…)lor-filters

    I also translated this tipster to my mother language (brazilian portuguese)...i hope they publish it!!! :D

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  6. awesomesther

    awesomesther

    This is odd, the Traditional Chinese version is not showing up no matter how I click the link :(

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  7. awesomesther

    awesomesther

    Found the Chinese one.. :)
    http://www.lomograph(…)id-it-right

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  8. dyluzo

    dyluzo

    great stuff .I love when they tell me sorry but your rolls are all no charge !! I make a sad face and walk away then pump my fist in triumph ! yes scans and processing of 4 rolls all free yahoo !

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  9. sammi80

    sammi80

    Cannot wait to try this tomorrow. Thanks for the great tip.

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  10. svala

    svala

    Brilliant!

    over 3 years ago · report as spam
  11. ladybugofblueness

    ladybugofblueness

    I don't eeeeeeeever let a lab do anything but give me the negatives. The standard machines just won't work (I have a friend who scans my nagatives). Glad it's worked out for you, and this shot is awesome!! :)

    about 2 years ago · report as spam

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