Pdexposures.tv is out with a new episode. Episode five is the first installment of Thrift Stories. A segment Nate and Ben will come back to from time to time where they explore the wonders of the thrift store! In this episode they do a blind test and purchase the most interesting camera they can find inside of Portland's largest Goodwill!
This week’s episode of pdexposures.tv is about finding a neat vintage camera. Nate and Ben went to a local thrift store with one goal in mind: to find the most interesting camera possible. They did a pretty good job finding a Sears TLS 35mm SLR from 1967 with a wonderful 55mm f/1.4 lens! But purchasing isn’t all they did, they also took a closer look at a rather obscure camera with some odd features.
pdexposures.tv is made by Nate Matos and Ben Davis. Originally, pdexposures was started by Nate as an outlet for his work in photography. You might have come across some of his youtube videos in the past in which he discusses different aspects of analogue photography and gives hints and tips.
The story between the Spinner 360 and I goes way back to the year 2010, when Lomography decided to send me a beta model of the Spinner 360 to test. It was a complete surprise! I thought, "What the hell is that?" as I first took this camera out of the package. Then, when my little brother grabbed it from me and pulled the cord, it buzzed and turned 360°! We all had the same expression: "Whoa..."
Canadian-born Ian Taylor is a full-time photographer specializing in kids and development work. It all started when his five siblings started having children at the same time he was into photography. This passion then spiraled into something amazing, and now Ian works primarily with kids, shooting them when they are in their purest form. Based in Asia, Ian has agreed to share this amazing series of photos he shot with his Petzval Art Lens in Cambodia and Thailand. He also shared with us some of his insights and views on photography.
From February to July, I experienced one the happiest times of my life: I lived in China. I lived in Suzhou, Jiangsu, one of the most beautiful cities in the world. So here's some advice directly from me to you—what to do in Suzhou?
Natalie Wells is one of the original UK Lomography community members who can always be seen at our events, workshops and parties. She recently took the new Petzval 58 Bokeh Control Lens for a test drive around London.