Promote Your Film!

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If you’ve tried everything that your camera can do and almost gave up because you can’t think of inventive tricks anymore, well at least I am thankful it’s not happening to me just yet because I got this tip for you!

  • Set the shutter of your Diana+ to “B” (bulb) and the best aperture for your current lightning conditions (I’ve tried it at night)
  • Open the shutter, wait several seconds to capture the image
  • Promote to the next frame, but DO NOT close the shutter! Make your scanning lab crazy – there will be light leaks also in between the frames :) Have fun and find yet another button you had never pressed before :)

written by breakphreak on 2009-03-06 #gear #tutorials #long-exposure #tipster #ligth-streaks #diana-f

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10 Comments

  1. vicuna
    vicuna ·

    Great idea! I'd thought about such an experience but never tried it! I surely will! :))

  2. stouf
    stouf ·

    It's funny, on 4 and 5 you can see the "clicks" !

  3. breakphreak
    breakphreak ·

    yeah, obviously works with almost any camera :) [better in the dark]

  4. breakphreak
    breakphreak ·

    @vicuna: your avatar is strongly associated with MODSELECTOR logo :) And I desperately like their tunes!

  5. thaiseb
    thaiseb ·

    Nice, I've already thought about this, but never tried it too.

  6. reid
    reid ·

    I might try this with my Lubitel, its nice and stable on a tripod and obviously takes photos sideways on the film, so you'd get a nice straight 'melting' effect!

  7. kirri-joy
    kirri-joy ·

    ah cool

  8. maddyoulook
    maddyoulook ·

    cooool

  9. denial_denial
    denial_denial ·

    I've been meaning to try something like this for ages.

  10. ayer
    ayer ·

    crazy idea!
    will do!!

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