SPLIT-CAM

2008-11-18 9

First I did not know what to do with this yellow-black plastic cam, which I’ve got as a promotional gift when I subcribed to a photo-magazine.

This camera use a double fade out lens and a multiple exposure technique, and this makes it possible, to make one part of the pic dark, and to image an other motiv on the other part of the pic.

But as sheep’s heads on a dog’s body are not really my style, put it away and forgot it for a while. Then I had the idea, to make double exposures, when turning a camera upside down,and this camera seemed to be the right one. O.k., little black shutters are a bit shaky, and you have to hold them on her place, but it works.

Now my split-cam is used so often, that it lost the color of her SP! as you can see.

written by camerao on 2008-11-18 #gear #35mm #split-cam #review

9 Comments

  1. ewaj
    ewaj ·

    Great stuff I have used the camera for some time and i think it is well underestimated. You have done really well with it.

  2. patatero
    patatero ·

    marvelous . . i've had one, but unfortunately it's broken

  3. adi_totp
    adi_totp ·

    great great gallery! its so cool!

  4. lomodirk
    lomodirk ·

    nice gallery for a nice cam ;)

  5. mephisto19
    mephisto19 ·

    the cam is fun because it is so cheap plastic... but mx-mode allows you to combine different things like oyu have done in your beautiful gallery
    like it!!

  6. camerao
    camerao ·

    thanks to you all, yes, these plastic-toys bring you a lot of fun and creativity, but...
    me and all my plasticlenses - WE NEED SUN!

  7. superlighter
    superlighter ·

    i love the flying tea cups!

  8. saidseni
    saidseni ·

    Beautiful pictures!

  9. snarkyshay
    snarkyshay ·

    These are great! I ordered one last week, and I cannot wait to get it so I can get snapping!

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