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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.

  • Diana Mini Flash Tipster

    Diana Mini Flash Tipster

    Want to shoot cool, overlapping images with the sweet and petite Diana Mini Flash package? Just follow these easy steps and surprise yourself with the results, c/o our Chief Tipster Mandi!

  • Tipster of the Week: The Other Side of Things

    Tipster of the Week: The Other Side of Things

    Just as would black exists to bring out the white and vice-versa, it's amazing how seeing things by exploring their two dimensions can really reveal more than what we're judging on the surface. As we all know, there are always two sides in every story and both are exposed by our Tipster of the week!

  • Tipster of the Week: Seamlessly Extending Your View

    Tipster of the Week: Seamlessly Extending Your View

    If you enjoyed the recent "Endless Wall" feature we have at our website and left you clicking for more, then here's something to quench your addiction of seeing continuous photos! Because this time, our very generous Tipster will be sharing his method on achieving such effect!

  • Multi-Exposure on Your Fisheye One!

    Multi-Exposure on Your Fisheye One!

    Want Multiple exposures on your Fisheye one? It sure is possible!

  • Tipster of the Week: A Little Bit of Tweaking

    Tipster of the Week: A Little Bit of Tweaking

    We always raise an eyebrow or shiver in disbelief whenever we hear the words "manipulated" or "enhanced", especially if it's done differently from the ways of analogue photography. But we must admit these digital advancements became indispensable, and on the contrary, can do no harm for us as our Tipster says so!

  • This Tripod Substitute Has LOMO-Style!

    This Tripod Substitute Has LOMO-Style!

    You need a tripod but don't have enough money to buy one? Here's a Quickie Tipster for all of you Lomoholics.

  • Tipster of the Week: Before One's Eyes

    Tipster of the Week: Before One's Eyes

    We stick out our ears when we want to hear clearly, or forcefully sniff with our nose to confirm that something is smelling fishy and naturally, we tend to get closer at things for them to be scrutinised. Through the investigation of our latest Tipster for this week, she gave new meaning to the word 'macro'.

  • Push Processing or: Give me more!

    Push Processing or: Give me more!

    No ISO 400 film at hand but facing a nice low-light situation? Your frigde is full with ISO 100 films but you want to shoot fast moving things? You want high contrast and hues shifts without crossing? Maybe Push Processing is a way!

  • Tipster of the Week: How My Photos Came to Life

    Tipster of the Week: How My Photos Came to Life

    If you're the type that keeps a bunch of photos inside a box or someone who likes to see the different colours your shots has in an epic kind of a Lomowall while marveling how great they are, then you might want to try this one for another way of viewing your lovely Lomographs!

  • Diana Mini Adapter for the Ringflash

    Diana Mini Adapter for the Ringflash

    We can use the Ringflash with the Diana Mini with a simple trick!

  • Horizon Portraits

    Horizon Portraits

    No tripod? Can't trust somebody else to lend them your camera and snap back at you? Want to capture the beautiful landscape with yourself on the foreground? Here's a simple tip.

  • Tipster of the Week: It Fits Perfectly!

    Tipster of the Week: It Fits Perfectly!

    We Lomographers always shiver whenever we hear this acronym: SLR. It's a big and heavy chunk of a camera that boasts precision and control. Maybe by now, out of disgust, you’re so ready to run away from here. But not after you read this week’s Tipster and for sure, you’ll realise it’s not that bad after all!

  • Leather and Lacy? Tough and Silky?

    Leather and Lacy? Tough and Silky?

    Use some tough silk to make those lights drip. Just a simple filter over the lens can make your points of light shoot in straight lines making the whole thing look like Bowie 1979!

  • Roast Your Film

    Roast Your Film

    A tip on how to accelerate film expiration (because you love expired film but just couldn't wait)!

  • Colourize It!

    Colourize It!

    Here's a neat tip on how to make your Black & White images look like sexy colourful X-pro shots!

  • How To Get Your Local Lab to X-pro Slides For Free!

    How To Get Your Local Lab to X-pro Slides For Free!

    If you are tired of sending your 35mm E6 film off to be cross processed by some expensive lab, here is a (nearly) free way off getting your local developer to do it for you!

  • Why Don´t We Recycle Christmas!

    Why Don´t We Recycle Christmas!

    What makes Christmas day a special one is not only the gifts we received or that pudding mum made you, but also the analogue love you can only get from Lomography! And it's about time to give back the holiday love to your film cameras, they have feelings too, you know! Get to know how it's done with this Tipster I have here!

  • Holiday Photo Postcards

    Holiday Photo Postcards

    This festive season, why not try sending out greeting cards that you can print with your own Lomographic photos?

  • Amazing Flashing Baubles

    Amazing Flashing Baubles

    Ho ho ho ho ho Lomo!!! Christmas is here and if you are anything like me, you have started to stock up on film and the like, but what about your flash? Why not give it a very festive makeover!

  • Tipster of the Week: An Effective Revolt

    Tipster of the Week: An Effective Revolt

    Out of frustration due to circumstances only analogue species would understand (that would be us!) and not to mention the ridiculous high pricing of film handling in photo labs these days, Our Tipster here scoured everything he could find, both online and offline in search for a better solution and today, he's about to tell his story!