The Holga 135 BC is a compact 35mm camera that has all of its big brothers best characteristics built in. IT is simple and easy to use and that you will be glad to have it around.
What makes the Holga 135 BC that bit different is that it has a small mask inside the camera that darkens the corners of your photos in order to give you that really cool vignetted look.
It has the same lens mount and focusing as a Holga 120 which is really easy to use. Two shutter settings, N and B (for longer exposures). What’s also cool about this camera is that it can be used with a tripod and it is threaded so that you can use a cable release if you want to use the B setting but without any blur. It also has a hot shoe so that you can attach a flash unit to take photos indoors or at night time.
The Holga 135 BC is a really cool camera to have, that gives a really cool look to you photos, and because it is compact and easy to use, you will end up taking it everywhere. One side note that i thought that i would mention, is that make sure that when you get your photos developed you ask them not to crop your photos because some places will crop your photos down which means that they end up cropping out the darkened corners of your photographs which is a pain in the behind!!
The 7th Annual Holga & Friends Out of the Box (on creativity that is) International Photography Competition is now under way with guest juror O. Rufus Lovett. It is open to amateur and professional photographers around the globe that use a toy camera or an element of it.
It's that time of year when we have to embrace the colder weather and try to enjoy it as much as possible. All those walks full of kicking around the leaves will make you want to capture those beautiful autumn colors and enjoy the view.
The weather gets chillier, and the days cozier! Mornings become lethargic, sleep is your new best friend, but life beckons to be lived at maximum effort. Kids to feed, bills to pay, Christmas shopping to do, right? So go get that cup, drink it all up!
We have teamed up with the legendary Strand Bookstore for a summer series of LomoWalks. On Saturday July 14th, author Jeremiah Moss is going to join us and provide literary inspiration for participants. He has recently taken one of our Simple Use Film Cameras and created a wonderful series himself.
Celine Meunier has the gift of capturing soft moments in all simplicity, "images taken spontaneously but not stolen". Her photos remind us that beauty is everywhere, and we just have to seize it. During one of her travels to the South of France, she has tried our Neptune Convertible Art Lens System.
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