The seventh installment of the iconic Star Wars space opera is not yet in sight, but we can ease in the long wait by reliving the glory of the previous films in the series. How? By taking a look at some fascinating behind the scenes photos, this time from the very film that started it all.
The month of May is peppered with many significant dates for the Star Wars fandom, primarily because the original trilogy and the prequel trilogy were all launched in May. Don’t forget the worldwide Star Wars Day celebration which happens every year on — you guessed it — May 4th, highlighted by the greeting, “May the 4th be with you (May the force be with you).”
It’s an achingly long wait for Star Wars Episode VII (scheduled to be released in 2015), but while we’re still wallowing in anticipation, we can relive the glory of the previous Star Wars movies instead and take a look at some fascinating behind the scenes photographs. It’s been a while since we shared some from The Empire Strikes back, so in time for the 36th anniversary of Star Wars IV: A New Hope premiere on this day, let’s take a look at some photos showing the making of the film that started it all.
If you've ever seen any movie, you're most likely already familiar with that logo of a roaring lion that usually precedes the films produced by this Hollywood giant. Check out these fascinating behind-the-scenes images, starring Leo the Lion!
Since Lomography launched its new Petzval 58 Bokeh Control Art Lens project on Kickstarter, we've been seeing a variety of pictures, from images of snow monkeys in Japan to behind-the-scenes shots of New York Fashion Week. Many of these pictures were shot with digital cameras, but we've yet to see how the Petzval 58 performs on an analog Canon Rebel camera loaded with black and white, and x-pro film. Join us on a trip through the heart of New York's Chinatown during the Lunar New Year Parade.
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An Argentinean writer and photographer living in the Pacific Northwest, Lorraine Healy is a long-time fan of plastic cameras and is the author of "Tricks With A Plastic Wonder," a manual for achieving better results with a Holga camera, available as an eBook from Amazon.com. In this article, Healy shares her experiences photographing in Cuba in early 2013.
Dora Kontha makes the familiar worthy of a tribute. She frames icy weather or glinting water so that it looks boundless, more than a spread of pretty blue. Analog photography, her medium of choice, makes these everyday sights as intimate as memory itself.
Heads up, Metro Manila-based Lomographers! A film photography workshop to be conducted by Meerly, former general manager of Lomography Singapore, featuring the Diana F+ will be held this month at Common Room in Quezon City, Philippines.
You want your subject be the center of attention? Petzval lens photos are recognizable for sharpness and crispness in the centre, strong color saturation, wonderful swirly bokeh effect, artful vignettes and narrow depth of field that will make your subjects stand out!