One of the earliest photographic printing processes, cyanotype printing produces cyan-colored prints using a mixture of ammonium iron(III) citrate and potassium ferricyanide. It was discovered in 1842 by English scientist and astronomer John Herschel who mainly used it for reproducing notes and diagrams. The process was later adapted by Anna Atkins in producing her photographic book about algaes called Photographs of British Algae: Cyanotype Impressions.
Joel Horning or yyyhorn in our Community fondly calls his trusty Horizon Perfekt as "Madam Perfekto." Find out why in this installment of Weapon of Choice!
The Lomography Belair X 6-12 is more than just a medium format camera. It is lightweight, compact and is capable of shooting photos in 3 different sizes: 6x12, 6x9 and 6x6. Equipped with high-quality interchangeable lenses and automatic exposure, it can give you beautiful shots with every roll. It can also take 3 different film formats: 120 film, 35mm and instant film. Read on to find out all about this fantastic camera.
Tired of taking pictures at dinners and ending up with only half of the people there visible? It's time to get yourself a Spinner 360º Motorizer!
Share your summer with someone dear to your heart. Hold his or her hands and together, enjoy the sand in your toes and the sun in your skin!
Here at Lomography, we always like looking at the creative and random photos submitted by our community members. And, amusingly, we find that there are a lot of snapshots that bear a striking resemblance to one another – be it in the way they were composed or in idea – even though they were taken in different parts of the globe!
Gregory, known in the community as akula talks about combining story telling, art and magnifying for his film experimentation. Keep reading to find out more!