Lomography

  They’ve done it again. Lomography have brought out a simple use film camera, offering analogue madness at our disposal!   Students, you seriously need to get your hands on one of these. Summer is slowly creeping up on us, so why not get your hands on these pocket sized film disposable cameras to spice up your summer pics?   With pre-loaded film, this pocket-sized disposable camera makes film photography easier than ever. With three different Lomography films (Colour Negative, Black & White and LomoChrome Purple) the choice is yours as to what you want to experiment with! Getting the…

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Peli x MMU Photography Competition

If you’re a Manchester Metropolitan University (MMU) photography student or a 2018 MMU Photography degree graduate looking to kickstart your career in the photography industry – you won’t want to miss this fantastic competition opportunity from Peli UK! Who are Peli UK? If you haven’t heard of Peli UK, they provide of some of the world’s toughest hard camera cases and heavy duty lighting, covering a range of different purposes and industries. Photographers spend lots of time, money and effort building the perfect kit and transporting it from shoot to shoot. The Peli range has a selection of waterproof, dustproof and crush-proof cases,…

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Snazaroo Glitter Review

Shimmer Your Way Through Student Life We all know that glitter is the latest trend; whether its at festivals, or just a night out. What student doesn’t love to paste themselves in it for when we’re ready to get our groove on? Snazaroo is the perfect place for you! They sell a wide range of colours to get your glitz on! With Halloween coming up too, it’s the perfect opportunity to grab this early. That way you can make the most of it until then, and create your Halloween make up – make it even better with that extra little…

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INSTAX – Lomo’Instant Automat Review

Summer is over, and everyone is back to reality. I was lucky enough to have the opportunity to document my summer with the summer edition “Lomo’Instant Automat Cabo Verde” Polaroid camera.   Lomography were thrilled to introduce the summer edition Lomo’Instant Automat Cabo Verde. This is the first new edition of the Lomo’Instant Automat since it burst onto the photography scene last year. – But its not just a summer fling, Instax have created an all year round product. This compact camera takes Fuji Instax Mini film and automatically adjusts shutter speed, aperture and flash output for perfectly exposed snaps in any…

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Shut up Bitch! – Poem

Here at student wire we wanted to mix things up a bit… Rather than give you another article to read whilst exams approach, we’ve got a personally written poem from a student at the Northern School of Contemporary Dance.  Enjoy!   When you constantly feel like you’re drowning And you can’t reach the ground with your feet The mind it becomes overwhelming I can’t speak any word that I think It becomes a blur An overbearing mess Organised chaos by him, by them. Society knows that it’s happening They chose to ignore the scattering We by gender, descriminated and told to…

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