First, I got Tessa the Lomography Spinner 360º camera for Mother's Day last year, and because it uses ACTUAL FILM, we saw some of the pictures it took six months after they were taken, just like the good old days of our childhood.
The camera itself is a weird little beast - you load the film, then pull the string as if you were making a talking doll speak. Then, if you're an idiot, you don't keep your pulling finger out of frame. Which makes you look like this (click for bigger):
We tried one over dinner with almost no light, giving us the exquisite Annie, Chip, Lars, Tessa, Laura (and me) in glorious grainy abstraction:
If you're thinking more 360º experiments are in order, then you're my kinda thinker.
Oh, and secondly, go see Tessa's awesome article about crazy incarceration at HuffPo!