Share the Original and Inspire Your Network with the Smartphone Film Scanner

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The Lomography Smartphone Film Scanner is a natural synapse, permitting the photograph, worth many thousands of words, to pass on and be distributed to your network.

I’m flipping through various photo-editing options on my phone. The preexisting, prefabricated ‘looks’ are named after iconic persons or formats such as “Diana”, “Holga”, “X-Pro”.

With the Lomography Smartphone Film Scanner the ‘looks’ are endless because they include not only the Diana F+, Holga, and X-Pro, but the Fisheye, Lomo LC-A+, and LomoKino, to name a few.

From our Analogue vs Digital Questionnaire Results | 1. Do You Own A Mobile Phone? 2. On Average, How Often Do You Use Social Media Sites Each Week? 3. Do You Keep Paper Photo Albums Of Your Analogue Photos? 4. On Average, How Many Films Would You Say You Shoot Each Month?

The want and need to share important experiences that make-up a huge part of our everyday lives, such as school, work, our friends, and hobbies are natural and something to appreciate because storytelling is a very necessary and fruitful part of existence. We’re not wizards at Lomography, just humans who like to capture extraordinarily ordinary moments and instinctively know you do too – we leave the third-eye to our cameras.

The Lomography Smartphone Film Scanner is a natural synapse, permitting the photograph, worth many thousands of words, to pass on and be distributed to your network.

Credits: lomogreenpin, nadinadu, orangebird, dabai, fayeusokoi, moodification, meryl, mikeydavies, susielomovitz, adi_totp & tomkiddo

Most everyone is compelled and inspired by an ‘original’ rather than its replica. This isn’t to say a replica is any less nice to gaze at and appreciate, but there’s something undeniably special about an original which is why we want you to be able to have the option to share yours, to inspire others.

➝ For more information, visit the Smartphone Film Scanner Microsite
➝ To order the Smartphone Film Scanner online, visit our Online Shop

written by soundfoodaround on 2013-03-13 in #news #x-pro #smartphone-film-scanner #diana #holga #social-media #scanner #hobby #smartphone #networking

7 Comments

  1. kylethefrench
    kylethefrench ·

    did anyone else order a scanner off of kickstarter weeks ago and then never get it? what gives?

  2. cutebun
    cutebun ·

    Email them and ask. Mine still not here yet. @kylethefrench ranting on their article won't help much.

  3. kylethefrench
    kylethefrench ·

    @cutebun the rant on here actually worked though. My emails fell on deaf eyes but they messaged me at my home and then the next day sent me my scanner, hopefully this post will help you get yours. too.

  4. cutebun
    cutebun ·

    @kylethefrench LOL. I'm still waiting for that confirmation email and they said they sent it out yesterday... =.=

  5. soundfoodaround
    soundfoodaround ·

    @kylethefrench thank you for your message and comments. It's not our intent to let your written messages, whether they be to our email inbox or on our walls, fall on deaf ears. We're happy to help, and hope you enjoy your scanner. @cutebun, sorry to hear you haven't gotten an email yet. We're looking into your case and you'll receive an email shortly.

  6. kylethefrench
    kylethefrench ·

    @soundfoodaround you guys always fix all the issues anyways, I have nothing to complain about... I just get impatient sometimes. Thanks for your hard work.

  7. soundfoodaround
    soundfoodaround ·

    @Kylethefrench. Thank you for your message :)

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