We're always at a loss for words when it comes to the Lomo LC-A, Lomo LC-A+ and Lomo LC-Wide cameras. How can these unassuming, compact-sized cameras produce such breathtaking photos? Here we present to you with 100 of our favorites (although of course we love tons more too). Want to share your favorite LC-A or LC-Wide shot with us? Why not post a link to it in the comments so we have even more shots to admire!
Malaysian Artist Minifanfan (依凡) loves all things handmade and has customized her very own Lomography Konstruktor: Castle Dream which we can't wait to show you after the jump, along with a how-to by the artist herself!
As more of our New Petzval Lenses find their way to their lucky owners, more amazing first snaps start surfacing for us to ogle and marvel at! Today, we're thrilled to share with our readers and fellow community members some Petzval fashion portraits coming all the way from Hawaii, taken by fashion and editorial photographer Dallas Nagata White!
You're probably already familiar with Obi Blanche, one of our shining LomoAmigos in 2013 who had his own exhibition at the Lomography Store in Berlin. Shortly before Christmas the Lomography x Zenit Petzval Lens arrived at our store and Obi was super excited to test it at a very special place in Berlin.
Los Angeles based photographer Will Tee Yang gets a taste of the Petzval lens, and appetizes us in turn with the first pictures he took using our brass-clad optical breakthrough.
Lloyd Kaufman is famous for being the co-founder of Troma Entertainment film studio along with producer Michael Herz. Lloyd is also known as film director, producer, screenwriter and occasional actor.
Amy Arbus has published five books, including the award winning "On the Street 1980-1990" and "The Inconvenience of Being Born." The New Yorker called "The Fourth Wall" her masterpiece. Her most recent, "After Images," is an homage to modernism's most iconic avant-garde paintings. Her photographs have appeared in over one hundred periodicals around the world, including New York Magazine, People, Aperture and The New York Times Magazine. She has had twenty-five solo exhibitions worldwide, and her photographs are a part of the collection of The National Theater in Norway, The New York Public Library and The Museum of Modern Art in New York.
Here’s a selection of purple-tinted creative shots that some of our lucky Lomochrome Purple users in the community have taken!
Wooohooo, the very first completed Petzval Lenses have recently shipped for our Kickstarter backers and we got a few delivered to Lomography HQ!
Leon Neal is a press photographer who works for Agence France-Presse. He is based in London and has been lucky enough to be right in the centre of some great news stories. He has photographed Tim Henman, Barak Obama and managed to capture the infamous Royal wedding kiss of Kate and William. We lent him the brand new Petzval lens and sent him out on the streets to capture the action.
We recently lent a final prototype of the Lomography x Zenit New Petzval Art Lens to Studio TM, a multidisciplinary photography duo from Hong Kong. They gave the lens a try and we asked them about their experience. Read on for the full interview!
Geoffrey Berliner is the executive director of the Penumbra Foundation and the Center for Alternative Photography in New York City. He has an astounding collection of over 2000 vintage Petzval Lenses and it was an honor for us to ask him about the Petzval and why the lens means so much to him. Head past the jump for our interview with this true Petzval Pioneer!
This is your opportunity to be one of the very first people in the world to own Lomography x Zenit Petzval Lens. They will be delivered on a first come, first served basis, so don’t miss out on securing your piece of photographic history and place in the pre-order queue!
C.S. Muncy is a New York City-based freelance photojournalist with a client list that includes The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, Newsday, The New York Daily News and The Village Voice. We wanted him to be one of the first photographers on try the new Petzval lens.
The date is fast approaching when the legendary Lomography X Zenit Petzval Lenses will be available in our Online Shop for you to create your own analogue legacy with. Find out how to get on our A-List and receive the news when the lenses are in-store before anyone else after the jump!
Nelson Mandela, who led South Africa out of apartheid and became the nation's first black president, passed away at the age of 95 on the 5th of Decemeber, 2013. He had been fighting illness for a long time, and has finally been laid to rest. As a tribute to one of the most inspirational men in history, we are honoured to share some old photos that document his incredible life. Madiba, this is for you!
Acclaimed visual artist Tara Mc Pherson visited our Gallery Store in New York last month. She came by to present her new camera design: the Diana Mini Double Rainbow.
Her love for Fashion started when she was a kid. Flaviana Boni tells us how it's possible to have a successful Fashion Blog with analogue photography! Find out more after the jump and how much she likes her new La Sardina Moonassi Edition!
The Lone Bellow is a killer Brooklyn-based band that debuted its first self-titled album early this year. They've been featured in USA Today, The New York Times, The Alternative Press and Rolling Stone, and have also performed on Conan O'Brien and The Tonight Show with Jay Leno. We're psyched to introduce them as our latest LomoAmigos!
This week’s music video is far from being vintage. It’s just a plain music video that uses not-so-plain effects and planning.
Check out what happens when you bring together the two biggest Lomography releases of the year: the Petzval and LomoChrome Purple film.
During my trip to Tokyo last week, I had the pleasure to meet with Naga-san, who has won our Konstruktor Customization Contest in Japan, by showcasing the ultimate Konstruktor modification that truly expands the Konstruktor's capability...
After 12 years at Kunsthalle Wien / Museumsquartier the Lomography Embassy Store Vienna is moving to an exciting new location and celebrating its new premises and new projects with a great event this Friday!
One fellow from the Lomography Headquarters in Vienna did the unthinkable: use one of our Lomography Experimental Lens to shoot on film. Read on to find out more.
In the pilot telecast of the fourth season of “The Walking Dead” aired last week, we saw Glenn Rhee pick up a Diana F+ while doing runs at a grocery store with his group. This week, we discover that what he got apparently was the Diana F+ Instant Camera!
To many of us who watched the season premiere of The Walking Dead on Sunday, a certain camera featured looked rather familiar. That's right, it looks like our beloved Diana F+ has survived the zombie apocalypse and is being sold in a grocery store in Georgia!
Imagine life without mirrors; without those shiny objects that reflect light and allow us to adore our beautiful selves. The vain may find this idea preposterous, but the ones enlightened will acknowledge that a life without mirrors is possible, especially when coupled with cutting-edge technology. And we‘ve come up with the perfect product to complement mirrorless photographic technology.
The world, as we see it, may be ordinary or otherwise, depending on our point of view. But what if we saw everything in a different angle altogether?
In this short but interesting video, famous street-fashion photographers like Scott Schuman and Tommy Ton share their favorite photos (so far) and what makes it special. Take a look!
Oh yes, it’s true. Lomography is coming up with an exciting new product. And this new fantastic item will spread analogue vibes throughout the digital realm. We’re thrilled to share our first hint on what this one-of-a-kind innovation will be. Read on and take your guess!