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.
It is easy as ABC. Many people want to get Sephia Tone or Redscale Tone in their prints but it requires pricey chemicals such as Toner in order to get that tone. You can achieve that by doing some Do It Yourself by using Instant Coffee and some Tea. Most important is, its saves your money.
First, you need these materials;
Developing Tray or any tray
Tea or Teabag
Cup for mixing the solution
Any Photo Prints
Prepare a cup of boiling water. Add 3 tablespoon of Instant Coffee and a tablespoon of Tea. Mix them well. After that put the prints in the developing tray or any tray that will make the prints fully immersed in the solution. Pour the mixture in the tray and don’t forget to filter the solution and leave it for about 20 minutes. After 20 minutes, take out your print and wash gently the prints to remove excess coffee. Makes sure you wash it gently so that the print will not damaged. Hang it to let it dry. Voila, you will get the redscale print.
By far the oddest-looking camera I own, the Electric Eye is an auto-exposure viewfinder camera made by Bell & Howell in the late 1950s. I picked one up online and ended up with another one, that came with a very cool, retro looking carrying case, from my grandfather. It took a little while to try these two out but after running some film I found that this camera is a lot of fun to shoot with.
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Like a pat on the back, liking your fellow Lomographers’ photos can go a long way. This simple gesture is sometimes enough to motivate them to continue shooting and improving. Meet this month’s batch of Lomographers who eagerly spread the Lomo-love throughout the community one click at a time.
PN is a Hong Kong based photographer. Previously he had shared some elegant blue paint shots using the Daguerreotype Achromat. This time he brought along the Lomo'Instant Automat Glass to shoot some low light indoor portraits. Let's take a look at his photos and read his thoughts on Instant Photography.
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We love London in the summer and what better way to spend it than joining one of our workshops. This month we will be running a Diana F+ X-pro workshop, our very first Simple Use Film Camera walk, and a new exhibition from photographer Adam Popli. Book your spot today!