Have a look at these rare off-cam photographs taken at the set of one of Stanley Kubrick's cinematic ouvres, "2001: A Space Odyssey"!
The influential sci-fi epic “2001: A Space Odyssey” premiered on April 2, 1968, and is now widely regarded to be one of the greatest movies ever made. The behind-the-scenes photographs in these feature were collated by Retronaut; however, it only lists its own source as “Unknown,” neither was the photographer also identified. In any case, these give us a fascinating look at what went on off-camera at the set of one of the most revered films in history. Photos included are of the set, cast and crew, as well as Stanley Kubrick himself at work.
To wrap things up, we’ll leave you with this trailer for “2001: A Space Odyssey.”
Want more like these? Check out these behind-the-scenes photographs from other famous films!
Simeon Smith is a musician who recorded the sounds of our film cameras in action and made these samples available as a free download. We couldn't resist interviewing him about this project and taking a look at some of his photos. Meet the man behind the cams here.
These blue-tinted photographs were taken by Edward S. Curtis, renowned ethnologist and photographer who had also worked on the set of the 1923 silent epic film not only as still photographer but also as the second unit cameraman.
The most incredible lightpainting tool is here! Consists of 200 full color RGB LEDs in a lightweight aluminium housing will color your analogue world in different way! Create and animate different shades and shapes with the Pixelstick!
Yes, we're still very much on Earth. Marvel at these breathtaking photographs taken with the LomoChrome Purple 35mm, culled from the most popular bunch in the community (also, find out how you can earn piggies and have your very own photographs be featured on the Online Shop)!
The name Michael McNelis might not ring a bell, but his photograph taken by one of the leading sociological photographers of the 20th century is a sobering look at the lamentable conditions that working children faced several decades ago.
Done shooting and want your films to be processed? We can process your colour and black & white 35mm, 120 or 110 films! Development, prints and scans are also included. (Service availability depends on your markets)
With color shifts from this lovely emulsion that bring about a surreal vibe, everyday settings look as if they're lifted straight from the pages of a fantasy novel. Take a peek at our selection of such scenes taken by our community members.
Back in the 1990s, Gilbert Blecken was a big music fan who wrote for his own small music fanzine. He would interview bands in between sound checks and photograph them. He never became a professional photographer or worked for a company; he simply did it for his fanzine. Twenty years after, Gilbert’s photographs have matured into an amazing documentation of some of the biggest music icons of that era. We caught up with Gilbert to ask him about these photographs and the fascinating story behind them.