Lubitel 166+ Show-and-Tell Rumble

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What is your favorite Lubitel life moment? We're talking about the fascinating snapshots of your life taken with the classic Lubitel 166+ camera. Time to come clean and tell your twin-lensed life story with this rumble!

Photo by: warning

If you’re among the countless Lubitel 166+ lovers in our community, there’s no need in telling you that this twin-lens reflex camera definitely makes life even more beautiful and crystal-clear. Today’s rumble encourages you to spill all the details behind your most treasured Lubitel 166+ shot. The one that reminds you of the fun times, makes you wistful about the good ol’ days, or gets you laughing at a certain 120 memory.

Go to your respective LomoHomes and write a blog entry featuring your favorite photo taken with the Lubitel 166+ and the story behind it. Post the link to your blog entry in the comments box of this post.

1st prize
30 Piggy Points

5 Runners Up
10 Piggy Points

Excited? Start looking for your most memorable Lubitel shot and let us in on the story. Good luck and have fun!

The Lubitel 166+ is a loving recreation of the Soviet-era classic. Based on a design that dates back over 60 years, this camera is updated with new features like the ability to shoot both 120 and 35mm film. Shoot mind-blowing images with the Lubitel 166+, available in our Online Shop.

written by shhquiet on 2013-08-12 in #competitions #lubitel-166 #rumble #medium-format #twin-lens-reflex #lubitel #120

21 Comments

  1. poepel
    poepel ·

    Hey Mr. Lubitel @andrejrusskovskij ......your competition!!!!!

  2. adi_totp
    adi_totp ·

    Lubitel <3

  3. walasiteodito
    walasiteodito ·

    How about lubitel 166B? Is it allowed?

  4. saidseni
    saidseni ·

    ...and Lubitel 1?

  5. sandravo
  6. andrejrusskovskij
    andrejrusskovskij ·

    @poepel I'm honoured! thanks for thinking of me! most of my pics are reminding me amazing/special moments so it's pretty much impossible to choose one over the others... I will think about it ;)

  7. shhquiet
    shhquiet ·

    Hi @saidseni @walasiteodito - Sorry, Lubitel 166+ only! :)

  8. guanatos
  9. linuxbcn
  10. adi_totp
    adi_totp ·

    My entry! Man in the city www.lomography.com/homes/adi_totp/blog/98472-lubitel-166-pl…

  11. juansupergen
  12. rudemuinho
  13. peppe_ted
  14. dabai
    dabai ·

    my entry! the day i fell in love with the lubitel!
    www.lomography.com/homes/dabai/blog/98714-lubitel-166-plus-…

  15. afibafi
  16. saskiaboer
  17. bloomchen
  18. mephisto19
  19. regina_falangi
    regina_falangi ·

    Hi!

    This is my submission: www.lomography.com/homes/regina_falangi/blog/98863-my-best-…

    =)

  20. gionnired
  21. mrmostarr
    mrmostarr ·

    not a lubitel shot, but i thought i'd share it and see what you guys think!
    all the best
    www.lomography.com/homes/mrmostarr/blog/97347-verifying-the…

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