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Tips and Tricks! Here are the ones you absolutely must read, so we've selected them for you. The main magazine Tipster Section awaits you for more how-to tipster fun.

  • Saran Wrapped

    Saran Wrapped

    Tired of boring photos? Grab some saran wrap from your kitchen cabinet and mask it! Read more after the jump!

  • The Theory and Psychology of Framing Your Image

    The Theory and Psychology of Framing Your Image

    Today, we’re taking a look at the theory and psychology behind the size, framing, and visual weight of different elements in your photographic composition. You’d be surprised how much there is to learn about this choice, and the impact your decision can have!

  • How to Use the LomoKino Smart Phone Holder

    How to Use the LomoKino Smart Phone Holder

    The LomoKino Smart Phone Holder is a brand new accessory for the LomoKino. It allows you to digitalize your LomoKino movies directly from the LomoKinoScope using any smartphone. Read on to find out exactly how to use it!

  • Sprocket Holes: 135 Film in a 120 Roll

    Sprocket Holes: 135 Film in a 120 Roll

    There are many ways of shooting with 135 in a 120 camera to sensitize the sprocket holes. This is an option in wich you can use the paper protection roll of 120 films.

  • Hanging Your Photos Loose

    Hanging Your Photos Loose

    Here is an idea on how to display your photos. It’s about filling all corners of your house with the photos that you took. My next thought when the word “photo” comes in mind is the word “frame”. That’s getting kind of old. Learn more after the break.

  • Mimicking the Masters: Henri Cartier-Bresson

    Mimicking the Masters: Henri Cartier-Bresson

    Henri Cartier-Bresson was a French photographer who is well-known as the ‘father of modern photojournalism’. He was also one of the pioneer photographers who developed street photography. Learn more techniques from this master photographer.

  • Mixing Words With Reality

    Mixing Words With Reality

    Some time ago, I read an article of cohetesnaranjas about a failed experiment of mixing words with landscape. I thought it was a wonderful idea so I kept it in my mind so that I could try it someday, maybe with something more.

  • Tips for Taking Firework Photos

    Tips for Taking Firework Photos

    Taking photos of fireworks may sometimes be tricky. I'll be giving you a few tips that will help you when you want to capture fireworks. Learn more after the break.

  • Making a Miniature Diana F+

    Making a Miniature Diana F+

    Ever thought about buying a cute little Diana F + keychain? Why not try and make one by yourself from a cool material called polymer clay! Learn the steps after the jump.

  • Make Your Own Photo Coasters

    Make Your Own Photo Coasters

    Show off your photos, or give them as a gift, with your own DIY photo coasters!

  • Make Your Own Lomo T-Shirt

    Make Your Own Lomo T-Shirt

    Have you been eyeing on one of the Lomo t-shirts in the online shop, but don't want to spend your hard-earned piggies on it? Why not make your own one? Read on to learn how to make a Lomo t-shirt.

  • Lomography Cookie Cutters: Butter Cookie Recipe

    Lomography Cookie Cutters: Butter Cookie Recipe

    The end of the year is coming. Many festivities have began. Christmas songs can be heard everywhere. It's time to give gifts to your loved ones. Don't know what to give them? Here's an idea!

  • Overexposure: It's a Beautiful Thing

    Overexposure: It's a Beautiful Thing

    With my first try at the Lubitel 166+ and manual settings in general (with no light meter), it's no surprise that my slides came out overexposed. But in the end, I actually really like the overexposure effect! Dreamy, bleached, otherworldly tones of cream and turquoise make for some genuinely gorgeous cross-processed slides. Read on to find out more!

  • The Medium Format Advantage

    The Medium Format Advantage

    This article will dive head-first into the world of medium format photography. We’ll take you through a basic introduction, then look at different cameras, film, scanners and processing techniques to give this type of photography a try!

  • Colorful Double Exposure Using Color Papers

    Colorful Double Exposure Using Color Papers

    No flowers? No blue skies during winter season? No problem! In this tipster, you can come up with colorful photos by using colored paper!

  • 30 Ways to Hack Your Next Roll of Film

    30 Ways to Hack Your Next Roll of Film

    One of the things that we look forward to when shooting with film is the result. Seeing the photos is always a surprise as we never know what exactly we're going to get. Here are some tips that you could use to hack your next roll of film.

  • How to Scan Film Without a Film Scanner

    How to Scan Film Without a Film Scanner

    If you're just starting in analogue photography, like me, it's probable you don't own a film scanner. Well, no worries, I found a cheap way to scan your film using your old multifunctional scanner or any other simple scanner.

  • LomoKino Power-Winder

    LomoKino Power-Winder

    If you want an easier way to wind your LomoKino, here is a method to build a battery operated power-winder. The steps are quite easy and there are 2 speed setups so you have options to choose from.

  • PIMhole Tutorial: Make Your Own DIY Pinhole Camera

    PIMhole Tutorial: Make Your Own DIY Pinhole Camera

    If you've ever wanted to make your own pinhole camera but you don't know how, here are some steps that could help you! You can easily make a pinhole camera out of a juice box!

  • A Guide on Photographing Girls

    A Guide on Photographing Girls

    When I said 'when you photograph girls', I am not referring to girl friends you have known for long, but girls you have never met before but wish to photograph them. There are quite a few things we need to remember so that both parties would feel comfortable shooting together.