Sunny shots get extra-dreamy and exude a lo-fi appeal with the help of medium-format cameras. Try a different vibe and take your Diana F+, Lubitel 166+, or Holga 120 cameras out in the sun. Have a look at our top 5 winning photos for this tag rumble and be inspired!
Summer shots yield a vintage-y, dream-like character when taken with the Diana F+, Lubitel 166+, or Holga 120 cameras. The Lubitel’s glass lens produces amazingly sharp, contrasty images; while the Diana and Holga’s plastic lenses are famous for producing soft-focused, vignetted squares. For this tag rumble, we picked five winning photos, each winning 10 Piggies for their summer squares. Congratulations to the winners!
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Stephan has more than 20 cameras in his collection but the Lubitel 166+ remains his favorite because of its versatility as a medium format camera. Read on why Stephan Kaps, aka mephisto19, regards the Lubitel 166+ as the perfect camera for his multiple exposure projects, portraiture, and other personal photography experiments in this installment of Weapon of Choice!
Adi, Ekeu, and I did a lomowalk around downtown Bandung last Saturday, the beginning of November. We planned to use our Lubitel cameras with only one roll of film each. We were inspired by the One Roll of Film Project by four Tokyo-based photographers with their Hasselblad cameras. This is about the one roll of film I shot with the Lubitel 166U, which made me love shooting in medium format even more.
A wedding photographer based in New Jersey, Michelle Lange is all about weddings and engagements. After her own wedding and spending years on wedding research, she decided to take the plunge, pursue her passion and create a dream career. In this interview, she talks about her passion and her work, and showcases a series of photographs she shot with a Petzval Lens.
When a truly fascinating photograph hits you, it’s powerful enough to transport you to the story that is being told in that image. Such is what happens when one sees Suji Park's work for the first time. It’s as if you can actually hear and feel the details of each snapshot — the warmth of a late afternoon sun, the complex silence of nature or a dry and nostalgic solitude.
Opening next month, the show will include never-before-editioned photographs from the private archives of the acclaimed French New Wave photographer, as well as his lesser known landscape images taken during his travels in Asia.