Unleash this multi-lens shooter on your next Lomowalk and be blown away with its 8 perfectly sliced frames in one shot!
Capture your subject into 8 different frames that shoot in a matter of 2.5 seconds with the multi-lens wonder that is the *Oktomat*. Employ its 8 odd-but-fun-looking plastic lenses to create a photo that can tell a story in one shot.
Why settle for one lens when you can use 8? The Oktomat can spice up any Lomowalk. Whether it’s portrait photography, quick snapshots or action photography – the Oktomat can capture it all on 35mm film in a sequence of shots. Barrage your subject with a volley of snaps and clicks with this lovable analogue shooter from Lomography.
And as a side note, the Oktomat will be celebrating its birthday this week! Happy birthday in advance to you, you eight-eyed-wonder you!
Eight Photos with One Click: unleash the Oktomat’s 8 plastic lenses in one press of the shutter for fantastic oktographic photos.
Shoot from the Eyeball: use the dedicated viewfinder for a first-person view of what your multi-lens shooter sees.
No Fiddling, No Worries: the Oktomat’s fixed focus, aperture and shutter speed make for a no-fuss analogue experience. Just load up using a fast film and enjoy the ride!
Experiment with Eight Frames: spice up your analogue adventures with the Oktomat. Use color filters, masks and different angles to get the most out of this multi-lens camera.
Oktomat’s Technical Specs:
Type: Multi-lens camera
Viewfinder: Collapsible sportsfinder
Film: 35mm (color negative, black and white, slide)
Lens: 8 individual plastic lenses
Serial Exposure Time: Approximately 2.5 seconds for all lenses to fire
Film Advance: Lever
Focusing: Fixed focus
Frame Counter: Auto Frame Counter
Shutter Speed: 1/100 second
Weight: 0.4lb (0.2kg)
Size: 4.25″ × 3″ × 1.25″ (11cm x 7.5cm x 3.2cm)
Check out these dynamic eight-framed Oktomat shots from the community:
Capture all the sights in one sweeping frame with your LC-A+ and LC-A+ Wide-Angle Lens! Check out these images from the community and, while you're at it, find out how you can earn piggies and have your own photographs be featured on the Online Shop!
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!
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)
The NYC Jazz Age Lawn Party on the notorious greens of Governor's Island is one event you'd want to attend this August. Steeped in age, glamour, and a little bit of mischief, the Jazz Age Lawn Party is a weekend to attend and remember. What better way to go than with Lomo? We're giving away tickets and they could be yours for the taking.
For the last year we've been working on the next version of Lomography. We based our work on the feedback you’ve given us over the years and we wanted to share it as early as possible with you and can’t wait to hear what you think. Just one warning first: it is still in development and things can break. All the photos, comments, likes, homes and everything else were transferred as of October 16th, 2014. So anything you do on next.lomography.com won't be reflected on www.lomography.com and vice versa. Once we are done with testing, everything you did here will be deleted again. So this is a big playground for you to explore.
Capture the world and all its contours in vibrant, wide-angled photographs any time, any where! The LC-A 120 is an adventure of its own with lots of exciting functions to experiment with, like seamless long exposures or full ISO control. It's also super-fast and ultra-compact - perfect for your everyday. If you're worried about the Medium Format film, don't be! You are free to use any 120 Film you want and there are plenty to choose from. In fact, that's what makes this camera so versatile! Scroll through this gallery for a little taste of the glorious shots this nifty invention is capable of.
Leonard Knight passed away last year but he left an incredible legacy, an embodiment of love, that is Salvation Mountain. From 1984, he painted and remodeled a little hill in the California desert that's colorful as a cupcake and truly meaningful. And if anything ever would have been meant to be shot with Lomo cameras, it would be this psychedelic, holy hill.
With a Lomo'Instant Camera and a Splitzer, you can get absolutely funny and creative images. I took it to the highest level and exposed my shots from 4 to 8 times! What you'll see next is an impressive mix of colors, textures, places and people captured in a very surreal way!
There is nothing better than a photo shot at the perfect moment. Henri Cartier-Bresson's principle on "The Decisive Moment" is a principle that we should still follow to this day. A perfectly-timed photo creates impact, whether it's one of a friend jumping into the pool or a couple emerging from the ceremony on their wedding day. For this rumble, we want to see that breathtaking moment, shot at the perfect time. And you showed us what it's like to be on time.
It's late October in Copenhagen and summer was well and truly behind us. With the nights drawing in, the chances of going out with one of my cameras was slim. All was not lost at this time of year, however, as it allowed me time to focus on my own personal music projects—I am a professional composer/musician and audio engineer at my own studio by day.
My 2015 resolution is to do 12 photography projects, one for every month. In July, I tried freelensing or unscrewing the lens from my SLR and holding it in front of the camera body. By tilting the lens slightly I was able to change the focus. For this experiment, I used my Konstruktor and Olympus OM-1.