How do you bring back overtones, nuances, smells, shades, dirt and dust in your analogue pictures? A bunch of experimental Lomographers (there are a lot of you!) has been keeping us busy with Do-It-Yourself techniques for quite some time now. Now we present to you a compilation of some of the best Tipsters using organic materials!
Get your hands a little dirty with some amazing analogue techniques that you can try, to achieve surreal and unpredictable effects in your photographs! Here’s a collection of the best Tipsters that make use of organic materials. Check your cupboards! Prepare your tools! Let your DIY spirit take over!
“For subtle speckles and washes of colour, all you need is a little lemon juice.” from the Lemon-Aid Tipster by cumella
Lomographer Sungryong Cho has an eye for capturing the poetry in ordinary circumstances and translating them into soulful photographs. Get to know our featured community newcomer from South Korea in this interview.
Read our long-awaited interview with the New York-based photographer as he reveals the details of his haunting tintype craft on dark fantasy portraiture of the once revered ancient gods of Greece, and his harrowing alternative assembles of 20th century children.
Another short animated film from the guys over Ilford clarifies the difference between the basic film formats in photography -- the 35mm, the 120 and the sheet film. Beginning photographers, gather now!