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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.

  • 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!

  • Bulb Mode with the Lomo LC-A+ !!!

    Bulb Mode with the Lomo LC-A+ !!!

    I have discovered a way that will allow your LC-A+ ( probably work the same on the LC-A ) to do a B setting !! Lets get [Light] painting !!! I don't know if this had been done before. But not that i heard of so hey, i gave it a go!

  • Tipster of the Week: I Want to Be A LomoStar!

    Tipster of the Week: I Want to Be A LomoStar!

    Have you ever seen sun looking like big shiny star? No? Ever been on a scenario where the night sky becomes overcast just when you've planned on learning the zodiac constellations, yeah? Frustrating isn't it? Well for this week, we got something very special that will certainly have you catching and shooting stars in no time!

  • Tipster of the Week: Fiber Optics Are Good for Your Health

    Tipster of the Week: Fiber Optics Are Good for Your Health

    The process of making Lomographs is just like painting itself. We choose what to shoot with our cameras, as well as the painter decides on what scene he'll make with his brush. Both Lomographer and painter are two artists that are aiming for one similar thing - to make beautiful pictures. And for this week, see how our Tipster chose to paint with light, literally.

  • Let Go, You're Too Old!

    Let Go, You're Too Old!

    Ever wonder how cool it will be to be able to see through the innocent eyes of a child? Give them a camera instead of a lollipop.

  • Two Faces Are Better than One

    Two Faces Are Better than One

    Use a B setting and a Colorsplash flash to make yourself a two-face, son!

  • Work Out Those Knees!

    Work Out Those Knees!

    One of Lomography’s golden rule is to Try The Shot From The Hip. I guess we should not stop at #10, or go lower than the hip, ya?

  • Tipster of the Week: A Multi-Splashing Party!

    Tipster of the Week: A Multi-Splashing Party!

    Planning to have a gathering, but still can't think of anything interesting for your guests to look forward to? Here at Tipster, we always aim to add a bit of a kick to everyone's dull life by adding a sprinkle of analogue magic into it! So call your friends and get everything ready, because the party is about to begin!

  • Mirror Mirror Mirror

    Mirror Mirror Mirror

    Multiple reflections through a Lomo eye.