Who wants to get shackled to a drab, stock camera strap? In Lomography there’s always options for you to consider and here’s a few to get you started!
Camera straps serve an important role in your shooting life. It protects your camera and distributes the weight, making shooting and looking for shots all the more convenient. One problem you may find though, is that stock straps that came with your camera look ordinary. To remedy this, we’re focusing on DIY straps in this week’s edition of Taking Back Tipsters!
You can use a thick, leather belt as a camera strap that’s built to last. Bonus points go to you if your belt has those ornate carvings and designs!
Want colorful straps to go with your colorful plastic cameras? Use a scarf!
Dainty is an understatement with this particular camera strap tipster. You can follow the instructions to the letter, or change a few things in order for it to suit you!
For a truly DIY vibe, why don’t you braid your camera using threads of different colors? That’s exactly what this tipster is all about!