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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.

  • Your Pinhole Ghost

    Your Pinhole Ghost

    How does one photograph themselves to be transparent without doing a double exposure you ask? It's simple! Continue reading and find out how!

  • Display Your Photos with Just Your Negatives!

    Display Your Photos with Just Your Negatives!

    So you just got your prints and are eager to display them for everyone to see. No frame? No problem. You already have what you need in that envelope you got from the one-hour photo. This is an easy way of saying to your non-lomographic friends, "Yes, unlike your photos that are stuck inside the computer, my photos come from an actual roll of film and are already sitting pretty on my shelf."

  • Stutter Steps

    Stutter Steps

    Use your multiple exposure camera to make your images shift and stutter for an otherworldly weirdness.

  • Light leaks on Diana Mini !

    Light leaks on Diana Mini !

    My Diana Mini is my best friend and it produces beautiful little pictures! But only recently have I found a way to get some light leaks on demand into that bad girl, without having to do drastic changes to her...

  • Underexposed Films are Gems. We Can Build a Mask Out of It.

    Underexposed Films are Gems. We Can Build a Mask Out of It.

    The idea is simple, just like creating regular mask only out of our film. There is a good tipster in the past for building a mask. This has the same technique, just different medium.

  • Recycle your 35mm Canisters to Make Home for 120 films!

    Recycle your 35mm Canisters to Make Home for 120 films!

    Actually for a long time I didn’t know that 120 film sometimes comes with a canister, none of the films I had bought over the past 4 years had these. It’s quick and easy to do and helps the environment by re-using stuff instead of discarding it.

  • The Great Big Lomography Film Bible: Colour Negative Edition

    The Great Big Lomography Film Bible: Colour Negative Edition

    So many films, yet only so much time (and money). Analogue world can be overwhelming at times, but we’re here to help with the first installment of the Lomography Film Bible. We’re kicking things off with a round-up of all kinds of colour negative film.

  • Handmade Black and White Processing

    Handmade Black and White Processing

    How to process black and white film at home, in your bathroom. Steps for generic Rodinal process and ATP 1.1 process.

  • Dr. Lab Experiment One: Do the Dishwasher

    Dr. Lab Experiment One: Do the Dishwasher

    Meet Dr. Lab aka hti. Straight from the HQ Lomography Archive where he has been whipping up some weird and wonderful experiments just for you. Many thanks Dr. Lab for sharing your laboratory experience, secret techniques and analogue passion in the first of his special edition Film Freak Tipsters. Now come on everyone and do the dishwasher!

  • Dr. Lab Experiment Two: Bleach & Shout - 50’s Effect

    Dr. Lab Experiment Two: Bleach & Shout - 50’s Effect

    Meet Dr. Lab aka hti. Straight from the HQ Lomography Archive where he has been whipping up some weird and wonderful experiments just for you. Many thanks Dr. Lab for sharing your laboratory experience, secret techniques and analogue passion in the second of his special edition Film Freak Tipsters. Now come on everyone bleach & shout!

  • How to Make a Panographic Picture

    How to Make a Panographic Picture

    From the moment I first saw them I also wanted to try it – the panographic pictures. It is like a huge panorama picture, but consists of several smaller, overlapping photos. It is also very util when you just have one lense who could not take the whole object you want to photograph at one time.

  • Cap Your Gakkenflex - A Tutorial

    Cap Your Gakkenflex - A Tutorial

    The Gakkenflex TLR is a fun little toy camera that's capable of taking some incredible pictures. To those unfamiliar with Twin Lens Reflex (TLR) cameras, it's quite an unusual piece and a great conversation starter. However, I can't help but feel that something's missing... Ah, lens caps!

  • Getting Close With the Ringflash (LC-A+)

    Getting Close With the Ringflash (LC-A+)

    After buying my close-up lens for my LC-A+, i was a bit disappointed because it would not fit in my Ringflash. I found this odd seeing as the phrase "Get as close as possible" is written directly on the Ringflash. I figured that it would be cool to "get as close as possible" and still have clear focused photos. So I did a bit of remodeling.

  • Simple MIY: Mod It Yourself

    Simple MIY: Mod It Yourself

    Who hasn't been amazed by seeing someone, either on the site or in real life, with a modded camera ? I know I have... Telling myself: "aw man, that looks so cool, I wish my Diana were more original than it already is!" Well here's a little something that I hope, will give some of you the motivation needed to MIY: Mod It Yourself !

  • Quickie Tipster: DIY Tissue Flash Diffuser!

    Quickie Tipster: DIY Tissue Flash Diffuser!

    Lost your white plastic canister flash diffuser? Out of your home and need an alternative? This is what you should do!

  • Handmade Color Processing

    Handmade Color Processing

    How to process color film at home, in your bathroom.

  • Cameron Knight's Lubitel Tutorial

    Cameron Knight's Lubitel Tutorial

    One of the most common questions that is asked from professional photographers is the one of preparation. From picking equipment, the right angle of lighting, the most apt location, to the shoot itself, taking a virtual tour of the thought process of a photographer is quite an experience. Here's Cameron Knight's tour with a Lubitel!

  • How to Organize the Analogue Mess

    How to Organize the Analogue Mess

    It was really hard to find the way to organize my negative's mess, but one day I decided to straighten up my negatives, cd's and contact sheets. It was not an easy work, but it deserve it when you want to scan an old pic, check what film you used in that picture you like or just have organized the safest back up ever: the negatives.

  • WEEEEEE! Take the Lomos for a Ride! (Slightly Dangerous)

    WEEEEEE! Take the Lomos for a Ride! (Slightly Dangerous)

    Hang on tight and get ready 'cause the kiddies are gonna scream when you take them to the amusement park. Snapping photos on roller coasters!

  • DIY Square Format on Holga 135 BC

    DIY Square Format on Holga 135 BC

    We all love the beauty of the square format in 120mm film cameras, and as of late, the wonderful Diana Mini was given the feature to produce a square format. So I thought I should give this a try myself. And here it is.