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Lomo Neck Strap Attachment for Street Photography

2011-06-29 15

Velcro and a drop of super glue do the trick!

I like to shoot without using the viewfinder, a technique from using Lieca rangefinders with wide angle lens for many years. When i purchased my LC-Wide i was determined to find a way to attach a neck strap. The solution was simple and easy! Velcro and a drop of super glue.

written by flash2424 on 2011-06-29 #gear #tutorials #lomo-lcwide #camera-modification #lomo-lca #tipster #camera

15 Comments

  1. zark
    zark ·

    Definitely gone try that. Not only on the LC-A!

  2. mr-korn
    mr-korn ·

    Velcro is probably the greatest invention of mankind

  3. kerpella
    kerpella ·

    Brilliant! I've been trying to figure out a way to do this for a looong time!

  4. clownshoes
    clownshoes ·

    Really great Mod.

  5. eyecon
    eyecon ·

    Great idea!

  6. susielomovitz
    susielomovitz ·

    perfect!

  7. robotmonkey1996
    robotmonkey1996 ·

    Tape is good, but I LOVE THE WAY VELCRO SMELLS!!! MUSTY CHINESE FACTORY YAY!!!!! moving tape kinda smells like that too. you know, that clear hard to cut stuff you can only rip with a funny contraption.

  8. picliz
    picliz ·

    brilliant idea! also for the la sardina!

  9. kamalfaiz91
    kamalfaiz91 ·

    velcro still the best compared to tape.

  10. monkeyalien
    monkeyalien ·

    does it not fall off? yikes!

  11. flash2424
    flash2424 ·

    Monkeyalien, I have been using it for over a month without a problem, the superglue on the camera Velcro is necessary to keep it secure. The Velcro along the height of the camera is stronger than the weight of the relatively light LC-Wide
    I also did the mod on my LCA :-)

  12. stickyvinny
    stickyvinny ·

    Clever Trevor! :)

  13. odax
    odax ·

    Awesome! I was looking for a way to add a neck strap to my Agfa Silette :D

  14. ulap
    ulap ·

    very smart idea! why didn't i think of this? goin out to buy velcro now. thanks flash :)

  15. darius_q
    darius_q ·

    Great idea, should try this with my La Sardina

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