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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.

  • Holga Noir

    Holga Noir

    Get moody pictures with a Holga.

  • Tipster of the Week: Masks for Everyday Amusement

    Tipster of the Week: Masks for Everyday Amusement

    Wearing a mask can be very useful and it varies depending where we are: a mask of a superhero when you're with the one you'd want to protect, a cheerful kind of a mask for those days when you don't want anyone to see you crying or you can employ a mask of childishness for you and your camera!

  • Instant sprockets !!

    Instant sprockets !!

    Sprocket are fun why not make it instant....... !!! Making your Diana an instant sprocket printer is easy......

  • Tipster of the Week: Welcome to Neon Town!

    Tipster of the Week: Welcome to Neon Town!

    Butterflies aflutter, pollen in the air and clear blue skies – seems like nothing could go wrong as you went out with your camera for a Lomo shoot, until exposing a few frames later, it suddenly rained and you found yourself back in your dark and dingy rat hole. So what to do? Light up some neon for something fun, says our Tipster of the week!

  • Somewhere over the Rainbow

    Somewhere over the Rainbow

    Light-write the perfect rainbow when writing with light! You might be thinking it's something of a feat for you to have, but all you need is a little bit of your imagination and it'll be as easy peasy as lemon squeezy!

  • Less Red Redscale

    Less Red Redscale

    If you like the colors of expired film but your fridge is filled with film that expires in some years, you'll like this very simple tip.

  • Tipster of the Week: The Young Guns behind the Camera

    Tipster of the Week: The Young Guns behind the Camera

    The endless arguments between the conflict of film and digital photography have subsided during the later part of this decade without having any clear conclusion. It’s a pity, though thinking that the next generation will never know the fact that to make a picture is about burning an image on film and not how much storage capacity you got - and our tipster here took the initiative on teaching the young ones the honest way of snapping photos!

  • Colour over Those Colour Pictures

    Colour over Those Colour Pictures

    Diana F+ are simple to use and you can get great colourful result from them. But I got bored of just having just those colours, so i stuck some colour gels in my Diana.......

  • Tipster of the Week: Who Says You Can't MX?

    Tipster of the Week: Who Says You Can't MX?

    Still can't let go of your beloved Soviet made Lomo LC-A?, It's old-world charm, that authentic rustic smell... As you know, everything else are already made in China, but you shouldn't feel you're being left behind by this fact. You just have to admit yourself to the possible changes that are bound to happen and you might see yourself smiling afterwards. And that's exactly what our Tipster of the week did!

  • One Way to Know Your Camera

    One Way to Know Your Camera

    You meet a good old friend and proudly present him your new camera - but when you get the picture a few days later it turns out to be headless! Just one more headless picture for your collection... but before you get angry to your beloved camera just take the time and try out what you REALLY get on the picture!

  • Stubborn Diana Mini Won't Wind? Don't Fight It!

    Stubborn Diana Mini Won't Wind?  Don't Fight It!

    The most common complaint when it comes to the Diana Mini is that it won't wind all the way to the next frame. Don't rage against this machine, go with the grain. Film grain, that is.

  • Tipster of the Week: A Pinhole That Is Faster than You Think!

    Tipster of the Week: A Pinhole That Is Faster than You Think!

    Today, we attempt to look back and retrace the basic foundation of what gave us Lomographers the sole purpose to exist - that is to capture the light with a pinhole. Join us as we pay homage to this very simplistic method of image making with our week's selected Tipster!

  • Hats off!

    Hats off!

    LED hat light makes the leopard change his stripes.

  • How about a Hand?

    How about a Hand?

    Make a paper cut-out of a hand and have fun with it!

  • Ghetto Scan - Paper Tweak

    Ghetto Scan - Paper Tweak

    Using the spring sunshine, a window, a camera and a piece of paper to scan some negatives.

  • Tipster of the Week: Isn't It A Perfect Day for LomoSampling?

    Tipster of the Week: Isn't It A Perfect Day for LomoSampling?

    The sun finally made its way back up there, together with the blue skies and puffy white clouds! With the chirping of the birds and the radiant colours of flower petals, we can now breathe easy as we dry our analogue souls which were left damp the last season and while you’re on it, we have our Tipster here that’ll surely make your day!

  • 120 Redscale is Not Possible…WRONG!

    120 Redscale is Not Possible…WRONG!

    Yes, 120 redscale is possible! Look at my photos to see for yourself.

  • Multiple Exposure Upside Down

    Multiple Exposure Upside Down

    What would happen it two images were fused into one? Up ways, Down ways, Side ways or Slant ways??

  • Lomo LC-A Instant Back+ Ruined Effect!

    Lomo LC-A Instant Back+ Ruined Effect!

    have you ever been curious how to make those gritty, lo-fi, "ruined" instant photos? Well, there's no need for photoshop if you know Ron Lau of Lomography Hong Kong's secret tipster on doing it right!

  • Tipster of the Week: How Do You Say LomoChic?

    Tipster of the Week: How Do You Say LomoChic?

    You know it's not turquoise, but bright cerulean is the colour of the season and whatever you wear will be the next hot look in the fashion scene. If you think you got style, the flair and everything, then you might want to think twice about it because this time around, we have a collaborative Tipster that'll change the way you dress!