We picked a few community members to test the brand new 35mm Back for the Belair X 6-12 and here we've got @earlybird's monochrome and sprocket-holed panoramas. Check out his inspiring shots using Lomography Lady Grey 400 film and find out how you can save your 120 film stash!
Last week, we showed you a couple of teasers for the latest Belair X 6-12 accessory: a 35mm Back! Yes, now it’s possible to “hack” your Belair X 6-12 so you can use ubiquitous 35mm film instead of 120 on your medium format bellow camera. The result? Crisp panoramic photographs and characteristic sprocket holes for that old school analogue vibe.
One of the lucky Lomographer testers was @earlybird and, today, he shares with us his black and white test shots taken on Lomography Lady Grey 400 35mm film. When we asked about his shooting experience with the extra-long format, he noted that it was a great method for taking multiple exposure portraits. “You can even capture a whole person in vertical position easily in one single shot!”
Beautiful, right? Stay tuned to see more 35mm Back galleries by our community testers!
Exclusively designed for the Belair X 6-12, the brand new 35mm Back allows you to shoot ALL types of 35mm film with your medium-format camera. This must-have accessory is fully interchangeable so it’s super-easy to install and remove. Simply attach it onto your Belair X 6-12, load your favorite 35mm film and start capturing the world in all its sprocket-filled glory! The 35mm Back is now available in the Online Shop and Lomography Gallery Stores worldwide.
The Lomography Belair X 6-12 is more than just a medium format camera. It is lightweight, compact, and capable of shooting photos in three different sizes: 6x12, 6x9, and 6x6. Equipped with a high quality interchangeable lens system and and automatic exposure, it can give you beautiful shots in every roll. It can also take three different film formats: 120mm, 35mm, and instant. Read on to find out all about this fantastic camera.
Classy, moody photographs in monochrome and with fine grain - what more could you ask for from one of Lomography's very own black and white emulsion for standard 35mm cameras, the Earl Grey? Find out how this film fared among six of our community members in this Reviews on Rewind installment!
A lot of lomographers have experienced using and even writing about the greatness of the Lomography Earl Grey black and white 35mm ISO 100 film. However, no one has written about using an expired Earl Grey film yet. How does it fare when it is used expired? Read on to find out more.
Unfortunately, it happens sometimes that your resulting pictures are not what you expected - the image doesn't look that good, the colors are bland, and the subject is banal. Indeed, it couldn't be picture of the year! Herein I propose a second chance for your pictures by modifying your 35mm negatives. Just pick up some ideas from here, experiment, and scan your negatives with the Lomography Smartphone Scanner. Anything is possible: burning, scratching, putting on hydrochloric acid, balsamic vinegar, nail polish, bleach, or raspberry juice... use your imagination and write down your new film soup recipe! You can find a sample of the effects in this article.
The Ting Tings are a musical duo from Manchester who have more pop hits than you can shake a stick at. They are most famous for their 2008 hit "That's Not My Name" which got even the stiffest of people shaking in their seats. The Ting Tings are back with a brand new album called Super Critical. They are big film fanatics (check out their website for proof) so we gave them a Sprocket Rocket Camera and a bunch of film to document their life in sunny IBIZA.
Chris Goodacre has been shooting on film since the late 1970s. At the same time, he also took interest in building an artillery of analog weapons. In this interview, he shares an extensive list of his collection and the fantastic story that come with each of his cameras.