Kevin Schraer of Tucson, Arizona has road tested the much-talked about Lomography Experimental Lens Kit, the results of which we’ve stumbled upon on his Flickr page a few weeks ago. Check out our interview with him after the jump!
Vinyl records and analogue photography have a lot in common. Perhaps more than you’d think! I began to realize the similarities and intricacies between vinyl and film soon after I started using my Holga 135. Come take a look!
It's been probably done before, so I'll not claim it as totally my idea but it's a nice little addition to your shooting with holga.
The North Country Fair is a music festival put on near Slave Lake in northern Alberta. Music ranging from folksy to indie to kid's classics to extra-loud makes sure everyone finds something they like. Held at the Summer Solstice every year, this fair has been running with a Pagan vibe since 1980. Everyone is welcome and it is frequented by Edmontonians since it's only 3 hours away. Also, family friendly camping is available.
You may think that you know the contents of our Online Shop inside and out, but we can bet our stash that there are still nooks and crannies and items there that you've yet to see!
Before I became a lomographer, I knew nothing about film and analogue photography, until I joined this community 8 months ago. I did some research before I bought my first Lomography camera. I was looking for a camera which is reasonably cheap and is capable of producing good photos, and that is how I met my dearest Holga 135 BC.
Wanna go for a wider perspective for your Holga 135 without breaking the bank? Then hook yourself up with the Holga 135 Fisheye Lens! Today on the Daily Picks from the Sales Section!
The entire Kodak Elitechrome series belong to my favorite films. From the EB, to the EBX, ED, and EL; they all have great features once you know how to use them well. The EL with its 400 ISO hardly gets any attention, which is also because of the fact that it is more uncommon. But that is about to change with this. Here's some e-love.
You've already picked out your favorite shirt and your most comfortable pair of Oxfords. Before stepping out of your house, do not forget to dangle your most beloved Lomographic camera around your neck! Polyvore.com helps us visualize how to be hip while shooting from the hip.
Today's daily pick is a dreamy darling born out of a past creative collaboration with American rock duo, The White Stripes. Now on the spotlight in the Daily Picks: the Diana+ Meg Edition!
It was a tough decision, but we have our winners!
In a move that shocked the world, The White Stripes have decided to call it quits. Read on for more information!
Happy Birthday, Jack!
"I fell in love with a camera. I fell in love once, and I lost completely." Today's daily pick was born out of a previous creative collaboration with American rock duo, The White Stripes: the Holga Jack Edition! Check it out!
How exciting! Jack White is to release his first solo album at the end of April, and, here's a preview! A self-directed music video of his single 'Love Interruption', starring Jack, Grammy nominated singer-songwriter Ruby Amanfu, and a dog! Also, the 60s beehive hairdos are something to see!
High contrast, fine grain, and tack sharp photos are what the Ilford FP4+ 120 offers for medium format mavens out there. With its 125 sensitivity, it's perfect for portrait shots and sunny outdoor scenes. Blow this baby up and watch your jaw drop with its nigh invisible grain. Read up on the community's reviews below!
An LC-Wide lover, a Diana F+, Lubitel and Holga user, a Fisheye and La Sardina owner, and the bearer of many other cameras from our shop and beyond. Mads, better known in the community as aanum, is definitely mad about analogue and Lomography cameras. Let's take a peak into his collection.
No bulb mode or hoc tripod socket, but a lot of picture errors and light leaks! It is the "Mother of all Holgas" and now available in the Lomography online store: The Holga 120S. Read on to find out how the Holga cult began!
Quirky and unpredictable, Holga remains a strong favorite among amateur and longtime Lomographers.
Blondie starts their four-week run atop the United Kingdom’s Album Charts 35 years ago today through their third studio album, “Parallel Lines.”
Capture the lovely simplicity of black and white snapshots with your medium format camera loaded with the Kodak Plus-X 125!
If you haven’t seen any installment from these two popular film franchises just yet, then this piece of news might be an interesting enough reason to at least look into them.
My two passions are art and photography. For my first article about art on the Lomography magazine, I decided to visit "The Light Show" exhibition at the Hayward Gallery. I aimed to take as many creative photos of light installations as I can with my Lomo LC-A+ and Fisheye No. 2.
Ready your climbing gears and tents. We are heading to the mossy green mountain of our Himalaya photos!
Breathtaking scenery, albeit merely being in the background, almost always makes a beautiful picture.
American rock icon and Velvet Underground founding member Lou Reed passed away three days ago. Reed died at 71 years old from liver disease, only months after undergoing a liver transplant earlier this year. He is remembered for his contributions to music, but not as much for his work as a photographer.
"What a drag it is getting old." In honor of his 70th birthday last July 26, today’s Overly Descriptive Photo is all about Mick Jagger!
This is my first double exposure trial by reloading the same film. When I look at the photos, the only thing that is on my mind is that I want to try to it again. It's fun!
"From the first time I saw a photograph being developed and printed, I was hooked. I couldn't believe it. It was like magic." — Dennis Morris
A celebration of Hollywood portraiture of the period spanning 1920 to 1960. Career-defining images of Hollywood's greatest names.
Who says Hollywood is all digital? Photographer Lucas Michael was backstage in last night's Golden Globes Awards, and he took these analogue portraits of the beautiful celebrities. Take a look!
Instant photographs already have that dreamy feel to them with the soft texture and lo-fit tones. German-based photographer Tanja Deuss adds more analogue effects to her Polaroid shots by way of emulsion lifts.
Although having grown up in a time when film photography was the norm, working with instant pictures was something special for me. Today it is even more special, as this analogue form of photography has been my companion for almost twenty years.
What if slide films were labeled in flavors? Have you ever wondered which one would be the strawberry? Or watermelon? Read on to see what flavorful slides will suit your taste buds or should I say, your eyes!
Want to add more color to your living room? If you have a boatload of film slides, we've got the perfect project for you!
We’re pretty much sold on the idea that skies are one of the prettiest subjects to take pictures of but this series of photo shot using Fuji Velvia film gave us more reasons to be fervent believers.
“Though we travel the world over to find the beautiful, we must carry it with us, or we find it not.” - Ralph Waldo Emerson
One of the best known singles by the Fab Four was released on this day 44 years ago, at the time when the band was already on the brink of breaking up.
Camera control freaks, you may want to cover your eyes for this or better yet, don’t! Photographer Erin Antognoli creates these wonderful images using one of the most unpredictable yet well-loved plastic cameras there is, the Holga. See more of her photographs after the break.