We're not sure if the French alternative rock band is referring to the Belair X 6-12 camera, but the tune sure is catchy! That's just one of the 10 tracks off Phoenix's latest album "Bankrupt!" which drops today. Listen to the song and find out which "vintage" movie they had a cameo in here!
Phoenix waxes poetic about several interesting things in their newest album Bankrupt!, including the famous perfume Drakkar Noir, chemical compound Chloroform, and even Entertainment! One of the most anticipated records of the year, we were ecstatic to find out that they’ve written a song called SOS in Bel Air. Could it be about our Belair X 6-12? Have a listen and tell us what you think!
Now we don’t know for sure what it’s really about, but it’s a tune that’s currently stuck in our heads, along with the rest of the indie pop/rock Phoenix is known for. And here’s a fun fact: did you know that the band made a cameo appearance in the 2006 adaptation of “Marie Antoinette”? That’s because lead vocalist Thomas Mars often collaborates with his filmmaker wife, Sofia Coppola!
Take off and experience medium format in the most delightful way possible with the Belair X 6-12! This camera boasts auto-exposure, versatility of 3 photo formats, lens interchangeability, extensive ISO range and multiple exposure capability—features that make this camera a true film photography pioneer! Get yours at the Online Shop today!
Bop your heads to the tune of the feel-good track by German band Torpus & the Art Directors, "Two Hearts," off their newest album, "The Dawn Chorus," which was released just last Friday! In this interview, band members and self-confessed Lomography and analog photography fans Melf and Sönke reveal to us behind-the-scene details on making the video.
Most, if not all, of the photographs in Keis Iguchi's LomoHome were printed using traditional darkroom processes. He likens film photography to using cassette tape and relies on his favorite combination of LC-A and Ferrania Solaris 800 in creating evocative images. In this interview, our Newcomer of the Week from Tokyo Japan shares more about his affinity for analog photography.
From the simple Vivitar 110 camera he received from his grandmother, Brett Wolff already accumulated close to almost a hundred cameras and accessories in his analog arsenal. Some of the cameras he treasured were even handed down by relatives and friends, making these more precious to him. Let's take a closer look at his camera collection.
Elvis Halilović turns chestnut wood into heirloom-worthy cameras known as Ondu. As a countdown to Pinhole Photography Day happening tomorrow, we show you how these pieces are shaped, sanded and assembled. All this effort for the love of a good picture!
The lives of artists are sometimes as phenomenally interesting as their work. Admirers even go as far as emulating their creative process, style and philosophies. Photographs of actors, writers and musicians in their element make this idolatry even more vivid.
The works of seven contemporary artists—all outcomes of various alternative photographic processes—are the subjects of the "Light, Paper, Process: Reinventing Photography" exhibit at The J. Paul Getty Museum.
Tomorrow, April 26, marks World Pinhole Photography Day, and what better way to celebrate the occasion by taking your favorite pinhole camera out on an analog adventure? Or if you don't have one yet, you can make one yourself from scratch! Here are five innovative Tipsters from the community for you to peruse.