Years before he heard the calling of the force and became the last hope of the resistance against the evil Empire, Mark Hamill had a much more easy going life, just taking pictures of his girlfriend ... and her mother. Watch this funny commercial from the Seventies after the jump!
What would you do if this wholesome young boy interrupted your studies, asking to take a picture of you with his new pocket camera? Granted though, he is not Luke Skywalker yet. Six years before the first Star Wars movie was released, Mark Hamill was not fighting the dark side of the force yet. Instead, you can see him acting in this old commercial for Kodak Instamatic cameras:
The idea of sweet-talking your crush into taking photos of them with a tiny camera you can take anywhere sounds fun to you as well? Check out our 110 pocket film cameras like the Diana Baby and the Fisheye Baby and the 110 pocket film that goes along with them!
We all know about 35mm and 120 film, right? And since Lomography re-introduced 110 film, we have another film format to play with. But in the years past, many more film formats were in use. Let me introduce you to a few golden oldies and tell you about my experiences with them. I'll start with Rapid film.
After a fully booked 2015, photographer Chloé Vollmer-Lo found time to test the Petzval 58 Bokeh Control Art Lens. She brought it to the Natural History Museum and the Paris business district, an endeavor that resulted in quite a few stunning, bokeh-rich images.
Ella Lama is a letterer and illustrator based in Manila, Philippines. Her work is a perfect mix of good cheer and unfeigned creativity. Recently, she designed a Lomo'Instant White camera with cute and playful illustrations inspired by her Japan trip.
Aside from photography, newcomer Dmitri Berenger enjoys a multitude of hobbies including gardening, watching movies, and discovering music. In this interview, he talks about his photographic style, his inspirations, choosing film cameras over digital gear, and many more.
The latest addition to the Lomo’Instant family! Inspired by the Icelandic midnight sky, Get endless creativity, take multiple exposed instant snapshots, experiment with long exposure and light painting shots!
London based photographer Cat Stevens uses the softer, more subtle aesthetics of film photography throughout her work. Her shoots consist of the familiar light leaks and washed out tones that most film shooters will be familiar with. She has photographed artists such as Deerhunter, PJ Harvey and recently took a series of sun drenched beach shots which adorned The Charlatans' last album cover titled "Modern Nature."
'Snapshot' was our Tumblr keyword this week. We spent the past few days looking at troves of fresh samples from all corners of the globe. We got lured to the most effortless variety, everyday captures upgraded to showcase compositions. We invite you to look at the ones we bookmarked for future visits.