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Playin' with Your ASA Settings on LC-A+

What does ASA mean, anyway?

It is similar to ISO and is a measure of a film’s sensitivity to light (or graininess of images). It is just a different standard organization than ISO.

I love my LC-A+ because everytime I use it, the result is astonishingly incredible. Especially when recently, my curiosity to try and play with ASA settings has peaked.

These pictures are taken with my LC-A+ paired with Lomography Ringflash loaded with KODAK EBX 100. And the ASA setting is of course higher than 100. I switch it to 200 or 400, even 800.

And here are some of the results:

written by kuryzu

21 comments

  1. franty

    franty

    Love the colours on #4

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  2. mr-korn

    mr-korn

    ASA means ZOMMBBIIIEEEESS....
    Oops... wrong article....
    Nice pics, by the way.

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  3. bulletofmine

    bulletofmine

    awesome ! :) I thought the picture will be darker if we set the ASA setting to 400

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  4. francesco1

    francesco1

    @mr-korn LOL!!!!!!!!! this is an awesome article my favorite photo was #1!

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  5. sidsel

    sidsel

    cool! I had the same worry as @bulletofmine

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  6. britterzb

    britterzb

    Did you cross process your film?

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  7. kuryzu

    kuryzu

    @britterzb Yes i cross process it

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  8. kuryzu

    kuryzu

    @gupexperiment @mrmaart :Experiment with that!

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  9. jetnz81

    jetnz81

    Cool~ learn something new here!! thx alot ^^

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  10. ewen

    ewen

    gonna try it next time :)

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  11. chucknoz

    chucknoz

    Nice, love the colours. Given me ideas to try this across a range of xpro rolls and see how the colours can be manipulated.

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  12. cherry_west

    cherry_west

    beautiful colours! <3

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  13. azzzy

    azzzy

    Kodak ebx shot at iso 200 is the sex!

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  14. djnada

    djnada

    Can someone help clarify the difference between ASA and ISO? I thought they were the same, but the beginning of your article makes it sound otherwise. Gorgeous shots by the way.

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  15. fieldym

    fieldym

    The difference between ISO and ASA is the further information, ISO was the combination of two standards, ASA and DIN Eg. ISO 200/24° Is ASA100 and DIN24° "The ISO arithmetic scale corresponds to the ASA system, where a doubling of film sensitivity is represented by a doubling of the numerical film speed value." "In the ISO logarithmic scale, which corresponds to the DIN scale, adding 3° to the numerical value constitutes a doubling of sensitivity" http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Film_speed
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  16. djnada

    djnada

    @fieldym: OK, so is it fair to say then that temperature is added into the ISO equation, of which ASA is one component (ASA + DIN = ISO)?

    What I don't get is how (or if) we take them into account separately when shooting. I know I can set my camera to a different ISO than the film and have over or underexposed pics, but the ASA part... that's where I am lost in terms of pragmatics. Thanks!

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  17. eva_eva

    eva_eva

    Awesome! :D

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  18. foodeanz

    foodeanz

    agree with @franty

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  19. superkulisap

    superkulisap

    Don't think, just shoot :)

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  20. istionojr

    istionojr

    wew manteb gini sih review lo chris! :thumbup:

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  21. schabernackel

    schabernackel

    great pics, great article, great film, great girl...great great great,...i think i like the word "great"
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