"Look out on the horizon, see the sadness, the pain and the sorrow" The Mighty-Mighty Bosstones - Royal Oil
Honestly I haven’t been travelling much for the past two years, so I’ll try to share shooting nature in urbanscape.
As an Indonesian, our parents always told us to “look down” (it means being humble and sharing our little money/food/anything to the poor people who live below our standard of life) for thanks for what God has given, but Deniek G Sukarya (just google him) said “Don’t just look down, but always look up to the sky.”
Go to the wide view of place such as an irport.
Searching for some shape/form from the landscape or from yourself as an interesting background for your sky/cloud photo.
My favorite time to shoot the sky is in the afternoon.
But sometimes they’re good at noon too.
Also in the morning. They’re always good for sky/cloud lovers like me =)
Or if you’re not in mood to go outside just climb your rooftop place =)
Yes, we’re talking about nature now, but come on, forget the rule is the last rule =) add the artificial one with the MX button at your sky/cloud photo.
Always put your camera in your hand, don’t ever put it inside your bag because you’ll lose a lot of beautiful sky/clouds just like I did.
The sky/cloud never let you down, shoot it at every form, such as using D.I.Y./redscale film.
For the past three months, I've been living alternately between three cities: Bandung, Bogor, and Jakarta. I'm originally from Bandung. I now work in Bogor, sometimes in Jakarta. I could be in Bogor on a Friday, Bandung on a Saturday, and Jakarta on a Monday. Shuttling between these three cities, I don't forget to document what I see and experience with my LC-Wide.
Back in 2010, while looking for a small camera to take with her on a short trip to London, Helene chanced upon the wonderful Fisheye One. Despite having zero knowledge of shooting about shooting with fisheyes, she gave in to her instincts and bought the camera. Let's all find out how Helene's First Lomo Affair with the Fisheye One got her deeper into analogue photography!
Who doesn't love to shoot doubles? It's all fun and satisfying to shoot some double or even multiple exposure photos and see how they would come out. In this simple tipster, I will show you how to take the multiple exposure game to the next level!
Are you a super-keen Lomographer looking to take your enterprising passion for photography to a brand new level? Well, then we have just the opportunity for you! We are currently on the lookout for wholesale or business partners in Indonesia and Malaysia.
Wide-angle shooters will surely like this one. Made to be a disposable camera, the modification-ready Konica Wai Wai has made many film photography enthusiasts swoon with its distinctive wide-angle shooting and remarkable effects. Read on to find out more about this peculiar-looking camera in this installment of Lomopedia.
There is no question as to how the Horizon Perfekt can render a view of a mountain range or sea front breathtaking; that wide panorama and quality lens are proven capable of delivering spectacular scenery. Just put the Horizon Perfekt in front of you, choose the right settings and voila! You’ve got a surefire travelogue-worthy shot. But what about portraits or group photos? Shooting with a Horizon camera entails more creativity and requires more technique, but can be rewarding once you see the results.
Photos shot with a New Petzval lens are immediately recognizable for their super-sharp focus areas and wonderful swirly bokeh effect. Each New Petzval lens is crafted from brass (just like the original Petzval lens) and features premium glass optics. Together with Lomography, the lenses have been designed and constructed by a team of optics specialists at the Zenit factory in Russia. Zenit are master lens manufacturers and have the skill to build the Petzval lens for use with today’s SLR cameras.
Joe Brook is one of the most popular photographers in the West Coast skate scene, shooting for magazines like Trasher, Juxtapoz, Rolling Stone, and different outlets such as PDN and Kodak. Having previous experience with an old Petzval lens mounted on a 4x5 camera, it was but natural for him to try the new one. Brook talks about finding himself, his work, and shooting with the Lomograhy Petzval Lens in this exclusive interview.
Lassi, one of our awesome Petzval Lens Kickstarter backers, came to visit us at Lomography HQ this week. We had a brilliant time introducing him to the Lomography team, showing him some of the Vienna sights and generally having fun. As part of the trip, we organized a special photo-shoot in which we took photos with a vintage Petzval lens on a Sinar P2 4x5 camera. Head past the jump to find out more about the great time we had with Lassi and to see some old-school Petzval shots!