The mix of old and the new will never cease to amaze. This series of reinterpreted album covers of famous records will surely have something for the music lover and art enthusiast.
Music and art intertwine in this installment of _Then and Now_ as different artists join ranks in recreating some popular album covers with unique vintage and modern twists. 33.3 and 33.2 are art shows that feature the works of different artists that use different media to showcase their talents and skill in visual art.
From the Beach Boys to The Ramones and Elvis Costello to Sufjan Stevens, these reinterpreted album covers provide a wide array of visual notes for any art enthusiast. And as far as music tastes go, we can’t blame them for these album cover choices.
Aside from just giving these album covers a makeover, the design and style used in the album covers are somehow reminiscent of vintage-themed visuals that still pay homage to the original aesthetics of the covers. Not to mention that each album cover shows the artist’s unique style and choice of medium.
It has been proven time and again that some of the most interesting and creative collaborations are produced by art and music. For this week's list, in no particular order, we're putting the spotlight on five albums whose cover art were specially designed by well-known artists!
Sprocket Love: The Sprocket Rocket is the world’s first wide-angle camera dedicated to sprockets. It shoots 18 panoramas on a standard 35mm roll and exposes the whole width of film including sprocket holes. Use its dual winding knobs for easy multiple exposures and generate perfect nighttime shots with the bulb setting.
Canadian-born Ian Taylor is a full-time photographer specializing in kids and development work. It all started when his five siblings started having children at the same time he was into photography. This passion then spiraled into something amazing, and now Ian works primarily with kids, shooting them when they are in their purest form. Based in Asia, Ian has agreed to share this amazing series of photos he shot with his Petzval Art Lens in Cambodia and Thailand. He also shared with us some of his insights and views on photography.
The time has come to launch our amazing new Lomography Art Lens - the Petzval lens. What better way to celebrate than by throwing a party on August 21 at the Lomography Gallery Store Soho? There will be live music from London-based folk singer Denai Moore, lots of bubbly and the chance to meet the lens face-to-face! Read on for full details.
Looking to amp up your photography with the Sprocket Rocket? You've come to the right place! In this feature, we list down some of the ways on how you could make the most out of this humble yet functional 35mm shooter.
Lomography has just launched the new Petzval 58 Bokeh Control lens campaign on Kickstarter. Luckily, I was able to try the prototype of the lens back in February. And if you're in New York City in February, there is one thing you can't miss: the Fashion Week.
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