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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.

  • Making Those Annoying Horizontal Lines on Your Photos Disappear

    Making Those Annoying Horizontal Lines on Your Photos Disappear

    A simple fix for those horizontal lines that appear on your shots when scanning.

  • Shoot Now, Eat Later

    Shoot Now, Eat Later

    In our parents day film and developing were so expensive that to take a photo of a meal was almost unheard of. These days you pretty much can't go to a restaurant without seeing someone taking a photo of their meal or drink. Here are my categories for food photography, see if you agree with me!

  • The Art of Using Backgrounds to Create Moody Photos

    The Art of Using Backgrounds to Create Moody Photos

    Do you want to know how you can utilize backgrounds to make your photos look striking, moody, and dramatic? You might enjoy reading this informative and inspirational article from PhotoTuts+ author Andrew Gibson and soon be on your way to taking photographs made better by great backgrounds!

  • Microclicks

    Microclicks

    A meticulous technique, learn to make such microclics after the jump!

  • Macro Tip: It's a Small World

    Macro Tip: It's a Small World

    Sometimes you want to get crazy close to your subject or capture minute details. Here are a few tips to help you out.

  • Shooting at the Beach, my Favorite Tips

    Shooting at the Beach, my Favorite Tips

    Shooting at the beach can be a challenge. I will share some of my secrets I use for fixed, pinhole and full manual cameras.

  • Redscale Your Prints By Using Instant Coffee and Tea

    Redscale Your Prints By Using Instant Coffee and Tea

    This is a very simple tutorial to make your Lomo prints looks like you shoot it with redscale film with just using coffee and some tea.

  • New Belair X 6-12 How-To Videos

    New Belair X 6-12 How-To Videos

    We have some fresh Belair X 6-12 how-to videos to show you just how it's done. Watch them after the jump!

  • Achieving That Motion Blur Effect Using Your Horizon Camera

    Achieving That Motion Blur Effect Using Your Horizon Camera

    The objective of this quickie tipster is to increase the possibilities of having motion blur on your Horizon shots. How? Read on!

  • Making the Most Out of 120 films: Use the Natural Instinct

    Making the Most Out of 120 films: Use the Natural Instinct

    See what you see This is what I think about whenever I walk down the street. When you see something, your instinct should tell you to shoot. I will introduce some tips when you use full potential of medium format camera and films:)

  • Basics Applied: The Diana F+

    Basics Applied: The Diana F+

    From Back to Basics where we looked at the science behind photography, here we apply it to specific cameras. This month, why getting the right film for your Diana F+ can make the big difference between good and bad results.

  • Bottle Lomo

    Bottle Lomo

    A little idea for how to display your Lomos.

  • My Belair X 6-12 Light Painting Party

    My Belair X 6-12 Light Painting Party

    Last weekend while we were baking Christmas cookies with friends (it’s very common to do these baking sessions here in Austria!), we had fun doing some light paintings with the Belair X 6-12! Here’s how I shot the photos…

  • Taking Back Tipsters: Fun with Film for the Holidays

    Taking Back Tipsters: Fun with Film for the Holidays

    Now that the Holiday season is upon us, we understand that most of us are now pressed to make those Christmas photos even more interesting and memorable. To the rescue, we have compiled a list of tipsters showing how you can have fun with film, especially at this time of the year!

  • Self Portraits - Fun with Instax Mini!

    Self Portraits - Fun with Instax Mini!

    If you're like me and love taking self portraits, this article is for you! Read my tips after the jump!

  • Life's Daily Photo Walk with MX Skills

    Life's Daily Photo Walk with MX Skills

    this one is really easy. It's something you can easily try within all the techniques from MX. You can basically snap whatever you want, and you can create very unique shots! You just need to know how to MX it :)

  • Making the Most of 120 Film: 16 Square Photos

    Making the Most of 120 Film: 16 Square Photos

    A quick tipster on how to have 16 square frame photos when using the Holga or Diana.

  • 5 Top Tips For Shooting With The Belair X 6-12

    5 Top Tips For Shooting With The Belair X 6-12

    If you’ve pre-ordered your Belair X 6-12, we’re sure you can’t wait to get it in your hands and start shooting with it! To help make those first few rolls turn out as amazing as they can be, we’ve put together 5 tips to bear in mind when shooting with your Belair.

  • Even Weirder Colours with Cross-Cross Processing!

    Even Weirder Colours with Cross-Cross Processing!

    What do you get when you process negative film in black and white, then reprocess it as colour? You get even weirder colours than cross-processing alone can ever produce! Read the full tipster to find out how!

  • Shooting Wisely with 120: Format Choice

    Shooting Wisely with 120: Format Choice

    Concerned about the cost of medium format photography? How about the number of exposures per roll? Let me ease your worries.