Dazzling Doubles Taken Using the Lubitel Cameras

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What is a sure-fire way of knowing that you've already mastered your beloved Lubitel camera? If you've tried experimenting with various techniques with it, and have met success. Tricky techniques, like, let's say, shooting impressive doubles with it! Some of our fellow lomographers have mastered the art of double exposures with their Lubitel cameras, with amazing results! Take a look!

If the previous Lubitel galleries we’ve been sharing have impressed you, we’re sure you’ll be floored with the selection we have prepared for you today. Some of our fellow lomographers have taken their Lubitel photography a notch higher by experimenting and practicing the double exposure technique. The Lubitel cameras have uncoupled advance and shutter mechanisms — meaning, you don’t need to advance the frame to cock the shutter, and you can expose a frame for as many times as you want before moving on to the next!

Just what can you achieve with this feature? With enough practice and experimentation, beautiful doubles like the ones below:

Credits: theresia, jennson, tiano, danielnegreiros, lazybuddha, vtayeh, das-z, bloomchen, deprofundis, juditto, atria007, aton, coca, brommi, salvacasablancas, stewartbremner, geiza_dobashi & endowaty

To the lomographers who took the mind-blowing doubles above, congratulations, you certainly have mastered the art of double exposure with your Lubitel cameras. You are all awesome!

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.

The Lubitel the medium format counterpart of the Lomo LC-A. With a top-down viewer, a “Triplet” lens, and manual shutter & aperture controls, the Lubitel yields absolutely gorgeous 6×6 and 6×4.5 images. Head to our Shop for your own Lubitel now!

The Lubitel 2 is an attention-seeker—from its top-down viewer, down to its stylish, black, metal body. Its signature Triplet T22 lens yields charming and distinctive medium format shots. Get your own Lubitel 2 now!

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written by plasticpopsicle on 2013-07-23 in #lifestyle #lubitel-166 #lubitel-166b #doubles #lubitel-166u #lubitel #lubitel-cameras #double-exposure #analogue-lifestyle #lomography

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