LomoAmigo Richmond Lam recently tested the Lomography Petzval Lens out in Hong Kong and we're pleased to share his shots with you after the jump!
Tattso from the Lomography team took a trip to Istanbul with the Petzval Art Lens. Have a look at the gorgeous photos that he took with this premium lens.
Here's another awesome video taken using the Petzval Art Lens. This time. the Lomography team in Hong Kong used the special aperture plates, which come with the Petzval Lens pre-order package. Check out the really cool bokeh in the background!
After exploring different visual languages with different artistic tools in the end, Marco Mucig chose video as the medium for his craft. Today he tells us about his experience with the Petzval lens.
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.
It is with our great pleasure to talk to Geoffrey Berliner, executive director of the Penumbra Foundation and the Center for Alternative Photography in New York City. Another interesting tidbit is that he has an impressive (and very vast!) collection of over 2000 vintage Petzval Lenses!
His passion for photography was discovered from the most unexpected situation. Famous for his powerful concert shots and artistic wedding portraits, Aloysius Lim, the love for photography started in 2003 while incapacitated after a knee surgery for a football injury. His work is magnificent, so we invited him to try out the Petzval Lens with his Canon Camera. Read on to get blown away!
We'd like to introduce you to Geoffrey Berliner, executive director of the Penumbra Foundation and the Center for Alternative Photography in New York City. He's also a proud collector of over 2000 vintage Petzval Lenses! Watch our interview with him after the cut.
最近，我們收到一批為數極少的 Petzval Art 鏡頭（完成版），並找來不少對『人像攝影』有獨對見解的攝影師和藝術家，聽聽他們對這新品的一些意見；這回登場的，是來自香港的二人創作團隊 Studio TM 工作室…
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!
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.
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!
It is our pleasure that Kodak Alaris have also joined us on this quest into the analogue future. In an open letter addressed to the Lomography community, Dennis Olbrich (President of Personalized Imaging at Kodak Alaris) firmly states that Kodak will ‘continue to offer the full portfolio of photographic films and papers’. As partners in the mission to keep a great selection of film available for analogue photographers, we at Lomography are thrilled by this news. Read the letter after the cut ...
In a recent article on the LA Times, ace photographer Jay Clendenin shared his experience and insights on working with a prototype of the Lomography Petzval DSLR Art Lens. Read on to find out more.
I've always believed that every city in the world has some ruins and abandoned buildings, spots that are forgotten and ignored but always full of stories to tell. Then, there are also ghost towns -- entire towns that used to be bustling with life, but are now crumbling and rotting away with the passing of time. A Tokyo-based Italian photographer has been taking photos of a popular ghost town in Japan, and I should say they're seriously fascinating.
Last month we had a call-out for all your wonderful LomoKino 35mm movies and you happily indulged us with your masterpieces! Now, we proudly present The Best of the LomoKino for September.
Do you want to know a secret? Let me just show you, because you won't believe it otherwise...
The photographer Thimothy Archibald shares with us his interesting and moving project. In his series ‘Echolilia’, Archibald explores his relationship with his autistic son Elijah.
Whether it's with a classic camera or simply with her iPhone, Ukraine-born photographer creates proof of her incredible talent.
Check out a gallery of introspective photographs by Ukranian-born and German-based photographer Alina Rudya.
Lomography has prepared a fun, autumn-inspired game for you! Not only do you get to enjoy lovely analogue snaps while playing the game, you also get awesome discounts if you win.
For anyone who has known, met, and worked with communtiy member lakandula, today truly is a sad day. Friends have confirmed that he passed away in his 30s from Stage 4 brain cancer.
With all of the innovations 3d printing comes up day after day, it was only a matter of time before we had a working analogue camera available! Check it out after the jump!
把頭從窗戶往外探，和煦的日光讓你不願意浪費這美好天氣，對吧？那麼就請帶著你的菲林和相機到室外走走！我們找來了不同 Lomographer 以 Fuji Klasse W 拍攝的城市一隅照片，希望能給予你一點靈感。
No matter what makes you shilly-shally about buying the Fuji Klasse W, let's have a look at Lomographer Ron's thoughts about this camera! See what this camera can bring to your snap shot journey! Read on!
I am going to introduce a method of leveling up an ISO 400 film to ISO 1600 by 'hacking' its DX code. I've included the principle, method and variants of this method. I modified a roll of ISO 400 film and took pictures around Hong Kong so you can see the results.
At the risk of sounding very dorky, I will admit that one of my dreams is to go to Japan just to see the cherry blossom trees in bloom. And seeing photos of them, just like in today's Awesome Album feature, makes me wish that this dream would just come true already.
The Petzval (D)SLR Lens continues to wow us with this stunning new video featuring Hong Kong's natural scenic beauty. The unique swirly bokeh effect was the perfect backdrop, bringing the focus to the subject. Enough of the talk - let the video speak for itself!
Grab the chance to show off your eye for beauty and patterns and you might just win yourself a Lomography Smartphone Scanner and your very own Lomography Konstruktor! Read on for more details.
From the very first time I saw pictures of the Konstruktor, my thoughts were that I wanted mine to look a little different, and beyond playing with the selection of decals that came with the kit, my only real option was to dig out the aerosol paints. This is a guide on how I went about giving my Konstruktor a bit more of a classic look, in my eyes anyway.