Best Camera Review Competition


Have you seen a camera review that you really like? We are interested in knowing which one it is!

From our tried and trusted LC-A to cool vintage cameras that have been shooting rolls before we were even born, the Camera section of the Magazine aims to show the community a first hand glimpse of every analog camera conceivable. Now, we’re looking for the best reviews of the lot in your opinion. Give us your take on what you think is the most well written, most informative or even funniest review you’ve ever encountered here and you’ll get some piggies coming your way!

So there are several things you need to do

  • Write a link to your favorite camera review in the comments below. Pick carefully though, as you only have one choice!
  • “Like” as many camera review as you possible can

How can you win?

  • The Lomographer that earned the most “Likes” in the next week gets 10 Piggies
  • The Lomographer that got the most comments below gets 10 Piggies
  • The Lomographer that gave the most “Likes” in the next week gets 10 Piggies

Go on ahead and tell us your favorites now!

written by cruzron on 2009-05-28 in #competitions #comments #like #camera #review #article


  1. dirklancer
    dirklancer ·

    The first one that came to mind was mattcharnock's Fed3 "Nuclear Survivor" review. Posted several months ago, yet still remembered. If this guy writes it, I'm gonna read it.…

  2. bear1973
    bear1973 ·

    Isn't that @superlighter's photo?

  3. adi_totp
    adi_totp ·…

    love this one! it's so cool!

  4. adi_totp
    adi_totp ·…

    stouf,your camera is full of awesomeness! yeaaay!

  5. adi_totp
    adi_totp ·

    this 1st link is for the tipster ;p sorry!

  6. zeitfenster
  7. mattcharnock
  8. mattydk
    mattydk ·

    Not only does this review have great information about the Smena Symbol but the gallery is gorgeous!…

  9. lomo_bernis
  10. dogma
    dogma ·

    I like this one! nice cam, nice review, nice pictures!…

  11. vicuna
    vicuna ·

    Again, a difficult task to chose only one... as others already pointed it out, stouf's review of the Stereo Holga is a masterpiece....! But I'm also a BIG fan of all camera reviews made by mattcharnock: an inventive, funny and precise description with great shots: the balda Baldessa, the fed3, the Olympus Trip 35 are fantastic. But my fav will be the one about the Coronet Twelve 20!…

  12. deff1
    deff1 ·

    It has to be this review.…

    This sums up to me what Lomography is all about. Like minded people rescuing cameras that would not have a home otherwise, because it seems to me if it was,nt for the people of lomography Film photography would be alot more poorer for it.

  13. rater
    rater ·

    I have to agree that the Stereo camera is a killer...…

  14. goldie
  15. stouf
    stouf ·

    Wow ! Thanks everyone, I'm blushing now ! I loved the shots and the text of that one :…

  16. tommynorth
    tommynorth ·

    im gonna go with one of mine ;)…

    seriously i think it was 3D holga, that was awesome stuff from stouf

  17. reinertlee
    reinertlee ·…

    Yes, Horizon Perfekt is expensive. But it's worth to get one!

  18. oldskool_rider
    oldskool_rider ·

    i am sorry to say this, but you are all wrong, the best review was matt's balda baldessa review!!…

  19. eastmoe
  20. anarchy
    anarchy ·

    Ahh, there's so many great reviews, hmmm... I really love this story:…

  21. d_i_hunter
    d_i_hunter ·

    The 3d stereo Holga is cool, but I already voted for stouf in the locations comp, so:…

    A cool camera, great pics and a funny review!

  22. mephisto19
  23. larslau
    larslau ·

    Stouf's 3D review is really good, but I have to go with Lomodirk's review of the Widepan Pro II:…

  24. ssamm66
    ssamm66 ·

    I had some time to read and my vote goes for:…

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