Photography artist Bobby Sham shares his enthusiasm for the Petzval lens


Bobby Sham is a photography artist and large format photography and Petzval enthusiast based in Hong Kong. He is also an art administrator and the secretary of the Hong Kong Photographic Cultural Association, one of the Initiators of Hong Kong Photo Festival. He shares with us photos that he took using a large-format camera and an original Petzval Lens, as well as his Lomography x Zenit test shots. He also grants an interview with Lomography Hong Kong and shares his enthusiasm for – and insight regarding – taking photographs with the Petzval lens.

Black-and-white portraits taken with a large-format camera and an old Petzval Lens

Here’s the interview with Bobby Sham, which was done in Cantonese, but with subtitles.

Photos taken with the new Lomography x Zenit Petzval Lens

Bobby Sham has had three solo exhibits and quite a number of group exhibits in his two-decade career, a carreer that has spawned a multitude of impressive images.You can view more of Bobby Sham’s work on his Flickr account or follow him on Facebook.

The Lomography x Zenit Petzval Lens is now available for pre-order in the Lomography Online Shop! They will be delivered on a first come, first served basis; so don’t miss out on securing your piece of photographic history and your place in the pre-order queue! You can find out about the lens on the Petzval Microsite.

written by jillytanrad on 2014-03-06 in #news #videos #petzval #bobby-sham #bobpin

One Comment

  1. robsto
    robsto ·

    robsto here. At last I have found what I have been looking for - That petzval Look in photos. I like your work.

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