Everything You Need to Know About the Lomo LC-A Instant Back+

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We know you’ve got tons of questions regarding the new Lomo LC-A Instant Back+. We took some serious moments to bring you our handy guide so you could enjoy the best of both 35mm and Instant worlds on one legendary camera body!

We know you’ve got a lot of burning questions with the new Lomo LC-A Instant Back+ and we’re here to answer them! A lot of you may be wondering regarding issues on compatibility with your existing LC-A units, or how the Instax Film’s 800 ISO will be compensated for various situations – here we are!

The Lomo LC-A Instant Back+ is fully compatible with the Lomo LC-A+ and the Lomo LC-A vintage!

Using the Lomo LC-A Instant Back+ with the vintage Lomo LC-A is just as fun and easy as using the Lomo LC-A+ and you can be sure your instant photos will turn out with the same excellent crisp results!

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Making your Lomo LC-A+ or Lomo LC-A’s back door interchangeable is easy to do and will bring absolutely no harm to your precious camera!

The Lomo LC-A’s original back door and the Lomo LC-A Instant Back+ can be replaced within seconds! The only major effort you need to do is a one-time minor adjustment to easily switch the original back door and the Instant Back+ and it’s all uphill from here!

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Installing the Lomo LC-A Instant Back+ to your Lomo LC-A or Lomo LC-A+ is a snap and gives you the potential to use either 35mm or instant film at any time!

Before going out and shooting on your analogue-infused luau, your LC-A must be dressed first with its new clothes! There are a few steps on how to install the Instant Back+, carefully detailed in our FAQ section as well as an accompanying installation video.

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Loading the instant film cartridge and taking photos with the LC-A Instant Back+

After doing the simple installation, the next step is to load your fresh Fuji Instax Mini film and take your first shots! Check out our handy instructions as well as an accompanying video on how to securely load your Instant film cartridge to the Instant Back+ unit!

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Handy Tips to keep in mind for instant gratification while shooting with your Lomo LC-A Instant Back+.

The most important thing is to have fun with this instant goodness! We have a series of handy shooting tips for your pleasure to keep you shutter-happy the whole year round!

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The LC-A Instant Back+ Distance Chart

As you probably know, the Lomo LC-A is famous for its no-frills distance metering. With the Instant Back+, you could focus your shots closer than before!

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What to do after you’re finished shooting with your Lomo LC-A Instant Back+

Important: You’ll need to finish the entire pack of Fujifilm Instax Mini film before removing the Instant Back, otherwise the rest of your film pack will be exposed! We have some tips on storing your Lomo LC-A Instant Back+ unit as well as its correction lens below.

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written by kazarareta on 2010-02-24 #news #instax #launch #fuji #instant-back #about #lca #lomo-lc-a

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  3. domyblue
    domyblue ·

    Yesterday I was thinking about how nice would be a Lomo LC-A Instant Back and a Lubitel 166 Instant Back !!! WOW what a nice surprise :)

  4. copefan
    copefan ·

    i've just ordered one....... but i want it NOW!!!!!

  5. lee07
    lee07 ·

    Awesome :)

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  7. ethermoon
    ethermoon ·

    Sorry for this dumb question but: When you place the corrector lens, what is the ISO setting of the instax film?

  8. vicuna
    vicuna ·

    GREAT!!! :)))

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