Lomopedia: LC-Wide

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With the LC-Wide, you can capture the wonderful world with a camera that's just as compact as the Lomographer's favourite LC-A+ but upgraded with an ultra-wide 17mm lens that produces stunning vignettes, wild colors and contrast, and packed with features!

Lomography LC-Wide

Don’t call the LC-Wide a toy camera because it’s one of Lomography's premium analogue cameras that will put even some digital shooters to shame. With its wild and wide 17mm lens, the LC-Wide will add a whole new dimension to your Lomographic shots with a choice of 3 different photo formats, multiple exposures, auto-exposure, and easy-to-use focusing!

Tech Specs:

  • 17mm Minigon Ultra-Wide Angle lens (angle of view: 103 degrees (full frame), 89 degrees (square format), 81 degrees (half frame format)
  • Exposure area: 36 × 24mm (FF) / 24 × 24mm (SF) / 17 × 24mm (HF)
  • Maximum aperture: 1:4.5
  • Focusing range: 0.4m – infinity
  • Maximum shutter speed: 1/500
  • Auto exposure mode: Programmatic; Unlimited ~ EV18
  • Multiple exposure: Manual shutter cocking with independent MX switch
  • Uses 35mm film and supports 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600 ASA
Credits: jennson, wil6ka, eyecon, vgzalez, camielioo, lucretia, area51delcorazon, fafascinado, stephen73 & tamsoam

Wanna know more? Visit the LC-Wide for more info.

Ready to buy your own LC-Wide? Get it from our Online Shop or at a Gallery Store near you!

Curious about what others have to say about it? Read up on LC-Wide Reviews in the Magazine.

Already have one? Check out the LC-Wide FAQs to learn how to make the best use of your camera!

written by denisesanjose on 2013-05-09 in #reviews #lomopedia #lc-wide #lcw #35mm #analogue-cameras

Mentioned Product

Lomo LC-Wide

Lomo LC-Wide

Capture your life in wide angle with the world's widest 35mm compact camera with a 17mm ultra-wide-angle lens.

4 Comments

  1. robotmonkey1996
    robotmonkey1996 ·

    Lomography, PLEASE fix the finder on these. Some of us like to compose accurately.

  2. denisesanjose
    denisesanjose ·

    Noted!

    Thanks to @jennson @wil6ka @eyecon @vgzalez @camielioo @lucretia @area51delcorazon @fafascinado @stephen73 and @tamsoam for the wonderful LCW photos, btw!

  3. vgzalez
    vgzalez ·

    Wow! Amazing pics :) Thank you for making me part of such a selection!

  4. eyecon
    eyecon ·

    Thanks for putting me aboard! Best wishes to the fellowship of the LC-W :)

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