Long Exposures From a Train Window


This is a quick tip to remember when traveling on a train with your Diana F+ (or other cameras that allow you to do long exposures). Don’t forget to press the button a couple of seconds!

On my birthday last December 28, I traveled in AVE (High Speed Train) from Madrid to Barcelona to celebrate with horaciorv. I took the trip to do long exposures through the window of the train with my Diana F+.

Madrid – Barcelona.

I love these kinds of photos!! How did I do them? So easy!

  • Bulb mode in the camera, B mode
  • Aperture in “cloudy”
  • Distance in infinite
  • Time: two or three seconds

This trick is very very easy, you only have to remember it and test it when you travel by train.

Londres – Brighton.

Lomo On!

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written by susielomovitz on 2012-02-16 #gear #tutorials #train #tips #window #long #exposition #tipster #diana-f
translated by carlosbull


  1. welland
    welland ·

    Haha look how dull the colours are in the London to Brighton one! Bloomin English weather! The spanish ones are cool

  2. asharnanae
    asharnanae ·

    Cool idea, will have to try it out the next time i'm on a train :)

  3. susielomovitz
  4. susielomovitz
    susielomovitz ·

    wow! thannks for all that translations <3

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