Fisheye Pie!


Here’s a simple DIY tip for a fisheye pizza pie effect! Create multiple shots in one circle frame. If you’re really happy with the results then perhaps you can just cut out a part of your camera. Read on…

Materials Needed:

1. Fisheye 2 Camera loaded with film of choice
2. Cardboard (used folder)
3. Pencil/pen for tracing
4. Scissors

> Use a cardboard and trace the lens cover of your fisheye to have that perfect circle.
> Cut the pattern and equally divide by putting lines on it. (Ruler can be used if desired)
> Cut out a piece of your pizza pie creation. And now its ready to use.

Just use the “eaten” pizza pie by covering the lens in shooting with your fisheye. Create and share a lot of images in just one circle frame. Best used outdoors than using flash indoors to minimize the black/dark areas.

I hope Lomography comes up with a Splitzer for Fisheye cameras but for the meantime, I believe this will do. I now keep this cut-out placed inside the cover lens so I can use it whenever I want to.

OR if you’re brave enough and you wanted to make sure you can always achieve this effect…you can just cut out a piece of your rubber lens cover. In that case all you have to do is just shoot, twist and turn. Let me know if it works. =)

written by bluemie5 on 2011-06-27 #gear #tutorials #splitzer #camera #tipster #fisheye2 #multi-exposures #lens-cover #cover-lens #pizza-pie


  1. chucknoz
    chucknoz ·

    Simple and effective :)

  2. waldofaldo
    waldofaldo ·

    im definitely going to try this with my Holga! wish me luck

  3. narbs
    narbs ·

    I had a go myself and got some ok pics , so going to use this a lot more

  4. bluemie5
    bluemie5 ·

    Goodluck @waldofaldo! and happy for you @narbs!

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