Here’s proof that the Holga’s built-in Colorsplash is an indispensable part of the camera! – You might think it’s a joke to put on a little flash in Holga’s rather bulky plastic body, actually it’s the crowning glory where this camera gets it pride!
The flash on the Holga isn’t as useless as it looks! Team it up with some x-processing and you’ll get some really strong vignetting bringing you right in the picture. It is also useful as a fill-in flash as shown in the image where the girl was shot with her head directly in front. of the sun – I turned the flash on to make sure detail in the subject wasn’t lost to a silhouette.
A long-time fan of plastic cameras, Argentinean writer and photographer Lorraine Healy is the author of “Tricks With A Plastic Wonder,” a manual for achieving better results with a Holga camera. In this article, Healy shares a little Lomo experiment she conducted in the famous Beale Street of Memphis, Tennessee and its unexpected consequences.
Do you long for the dreamy soft focus that only the Daguerreotype Achromat 2.9/64 Art Lens can give your photos? Grab it in the lens mount of your choice! Brass versions are now available for purchase in the shop!
Germany-based lomographer Gamze Nevruz relies on analogue photography to transform her whimsical ideas into tactile prints. In this quick chat, she shares her humble beginnings and a selection of her dreamy photographs.