HQME - High Quantity Multiple Exposure


It works in daytime, too…. And try this technique with Lomography Redscale XR

I saw this tipster by phalanx and was directly excited. HQME sounded good and fun. The letters stand for High Quantity Multiple Exposure. In the previous tipster, he mentioned this technique for night shots, so I tried that first. Over 30 exposures over another, all shot with my Holga – but that was still not enough. So I tried it during daytime, too.

The big problem about the technique during daytime is the high chance of overexposing your film. So my choice is the Lomography Redscale XR, as it is hard to overexpose that one. I set the Holga (I somehow only tried it with her) to sunny mode and shoot, shoot, shoot (at least ten times). Sometimes I even move the camera a bit, to get more dynamic in the shot. The HQME is also fun for portraits. You should really try it.

written by mephisto19 on 2011-06-21 #gear #tutorials #tipster #daytime #holga #redscale-xr #hqme #high-quantity-multiple-exposure


  1. brommi
    brommi ·

    I like HQME! Great technique!! and I like your photos =P

  2. schemerel
    schemerel ·

    fantastic ! prachtige foto's !

  3. chethong
    chethong ·

    I didnt know you can get those blue, and even green color using Redscale-XR, really true ?

  4. gittlob
    gittlob ·

    WoW!!! some awesome photos think im going to give this ago

  5. kristianj
    kristianj ·


  6. kristianj
    kristianj ·

    This remind me of the multiclicks thechnique: www.lomography.tw/homes/kristianj/photos/13613188

  7. monkeyalien
    monkeyalien ·

    nice! i have a question though.
    is it only with my holga? or do you also notice that there is no difference in aperture with the sunny mode and the night mode? hmmm........

  8. rachaelbethan
    rachaelbethan ·

    Lord I love this, brilliant!

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