The Eleventh Doctor leaning and posing beside companion Clara Oswald for a Leica M3 selfie

2

So, Time Lords use Leica, eh?

Oh you, Eleven! The shutter button is on the other end!

The photo above shows British actor Matt Smith and actress Jenna-Louise Coleman posing for a selfie using a nice Leica M3 camera. It’s just one of the photos taken by Mark Harrison for a feature on The Times Magazine. Smith famously portrayed the eleventh incarnation of the Doctor, while Coleman starred as his latest time travel companion Clara Oswald for British science fiction TV show Doctor Who.

Aside from the lovely Leica M3, the Doctor — I mean Matt Smith — was also photographed holding a Rolleiflex TLR camera. Seems like Time Lords have a taste for luxuriously awesome analogue goodies, don’t you agree?

All information and photos for this article were sourced from Cameras in the Media on Tumblr, Celebrity Camera Club on Tumblr, and PROJECTaroid on Blogspot.

Like these random vintage and/or pop culture photos? See more articles from the Overly Descriptive Title series in the Lomography Magazine!

written by plasticpopsicle on 2013-12-06 in #lifestyle #leica-m3 #rolleiflex #overly-descriptive-title #jenna-coleman #doctor-who #matt-smith #analogue-lifestyle #mark-harrison #lomography

2 Comments

  1. kleinerkaries
    kleinerkaries ·

    Well, if you are over 900 years old and about the most brilliant and coolest person/timelord there is, what do you expect?

  2. jvujnovi
    jvujnovi ·

    This news probably drives the Daleks crazy - I can hear it now "The Doctor uses a Leica... Exterminate, Exterminate!!".

More Interesting Articles

  • Fed 5 - My First Analogue Camera in 2015

    written by whimsicalgrid on 2015-01-23 in #reviews
    Fed 5 - My First Analogue Camera in 2015

    Before the end of 2014, my girlfriend took the plunge of purchasing a rangefinder camera from eBay as a late Christmas gift for me. Let me present to you: the Fed 5. The Fed 5 has been known as a copy of the Leica M3 rangefinder camera. It is inexpensive compared to Leica models. So what are my experiences of using the Fed 5? Read on to find out more.

    6
  • Purple-tinted snapshots taken with the New Russar+ Lens and Leica IIf

    written by chooolss on 2014-04-24 in #lifestyle
    Purple-tinted snapshots taken with the New Russar+ Lens and Leica IIf

    We're still on a Russar+ shooting frenzy, and this time around, we're showing off these sample photographs taken using another Leica classic rangefinder, the IIf.

  • Photo of the Day by katinkaja

    written by cheeo on 2014-09-10 in #news
    Photo of the Day by katinkaja

    She makes all our mirror and bathroom selfies look so bad. Congratulations katinkaja for winning our Photo of the Day!

    2
  • Shop News

    LC-A Instant Back+ at Lesser Price!

    LC-A Instant Back+ at Lesser Price!

    Grab this lovely accessory at discounted price! LC-A instant Back is iideal for your summer getaways to capture memories instantly with your LC-A cameras in hand!

  • What Else Can You Do with Lactase?

    written by pasadena85 on 2014-06-21 in #gear #tipster
    What Else Can You Do with Lactase?

    A few months ago, I thought I had an intolerance against the milk sugar lactose. I got stomach aches every time I ate something with milk in it so I used lactase to prevent it. But when I consulted a doctor to be tested, they said it was something else.

    3
  • Petzval LomoAmigo: Dale McCready

    written by hannah_brown on 2015-02-18 in #people #lomoamigos
    Petzval LomoAmigo: Dale McCready

    Dale McCready is a cinematographer working in the film/ TV industry and has worked on programmes such as Doctor Who and Merlin. He was one of our supporters for the Petzval Kickstarter campaign and recently used the lens to film for a new BBC drama, which is due out in March. Dale kindly shared some of his Petzval photographs with us and talked about his love for this lens. Read on for the full interview.

  • The Best of the LomoKino: August Call-Out!

    written by shhquiet on 2014-08-01 in #competitions
    The Best of the LomoKino: August Call-Out!

    Hi! We're back with a new call-out for August, so this should give you enough time to shoot your LomoKino movies, eh? Alright, pick up your cameras and start cranking those 'Kinos for a chance to be included in our cool compilation video.

    9
  • Shop News

    DIY Camera for Less!

    DIY Camera for Less!

    You can now have the Pinhole Art DIY 135 at 40% less! Start setting up your own camera, shoot in 35mm format and get those soft-focused wide-angled images.

  • Lomopedia: Leica AF-C1

    written by cheeo on 2014-07-30 in #reviews

    Leica is known for its ingenuity and craftsmanship as a camera manufacturer. Let's take a closer look at its first autofocus camera, the Leica AF-C1, in this installment of Lomopedia.

  • Pinhole master Justin Quinnell invites you to celebrate World Pinhole Day

    written by jillytanrad on 2014-04-26 in #lifestyle
    Pinhole master Justin Quinnell invites you to celebrate World  Pinhole Day

    Although already equipped with a degree in Photography, Justin Quinnell got into pinhole photography a little over a decade ago, when he became the Head of Photography while teaching in a college in Bristol, United Kingdom, a time when "one person would have a fully manual Zenith B beside another with a fully automatic camera. " We've had interviews with Justin in the Magazine through the years, and one thing hasn't changed: his enthusiasm for pinhole photography.

  • La Sardina: As Versatile as Life Itself

    written by dopa on 2014-08-08 in #reviews
    La Sardina: As Versatile as Life Itself

    We first met a year ago - me and the La Sardina. So I guess it is time for me to show you what is so great about it!

  • Shop News

    Special Apertures for Petzval

    Special Apertures for Petzval

    Want to be more creative and level up your bokeh shots? A wide selection of special apertures for Petzval are here to blend with your artistic side and give your Petzval images some analog twists!

  • Meet our LomoGuru Roger Lean

    written by hannah_brown on 2014-06-13 in #news
    Meet our LomoGuru Roger Lean

    Roger Lean is the master of the LC-A. If you have a faulty LC-A, he is the man who can fix it for you. We gave him a bunch of cameras a few months ago; he worked his magic and fixed them all! As part of the LC-A's 30th Anniversary celebrations, were are offering these refurbished cameras with an incredible discount. Read on for more information.

    1
  • Christmas Spirit Courtesy of the Petzval Lens

    written by jacobs on 2014-12-18 in #lifestyle
    Christmas Spirit Courtesy of the Petzval Lens

    When we get the chance to celebrate Christmas in the city, we like to make it a fancy occasion. That's why this time we grabbed the perfect companion for crisp, Christmassy evenings on the town — the New Petzval Lens! Check out the video below to see just how beautiful this lovely lens can frame your holiday memories!

  • Lomopedia: Leica Minilux

    written by cheeo on 2014-09-01 in #reviews
    Lomopedia: Leica Minilux

    If you have a penchant for silent but reliable point-and-shoot cameras that can fare well in low light conditions, then Leica Minilux may be the camera for you.