Have you ever been approached by a total stranger with a perplexed look on his face on what kind of camera you're using? We've all experienced this dozens of times but in Japan, the Tokyo Camera Style project takes this one big step in the right direction!
While fashionistas have the Sartorialist where Scott Schuman scours New York for the hippest getups and eye catching ensembles, Japan has a different beat in tune with our analogue tastes. Tokyo Camera Style is a visual chronicle of the thriving analogue movement in Japan. From plastic cameras to rangefinders and bulky SLRs, they’ve got every conceivable film camera out there! If you’re in the market for new/old cameras, browse through a couple of pages first and who knows, you might see your camera soul mate! We’ve attached some of the photos here to make you guys drool. So should we do a similar project? Hmmm…
Recently, we’ve been digging through all our LC-A 120 negatives from when we first started testing the new camera. During this search, we had our very own finding Vivian Maier moment when we unearthed a bunch of photos shot by the super-talented dopic whilst he was on vacation in Japan last year. We totally love these shots and couldn’t resist sharing them with you!
For the first time ever, this collection of photographs by Aaron Rose is currently on exhibit at the Museum of the City of New York until August 3, 2014. Won't be at the Big Apple during this time? Don't worry, we've got you covered; get a preview of it right after the jump!
Originally from USA, biochemistry student Hayden Williams traveled halfway across the world to continue his studies in Hong Kong. Going to the Far East opened an opportunity for him to explore what he truly love the most: photography. His adventures in his current home, no matter how spontaneous, are captured in well-executed double exposure photographs. Meet our newcomer of the week, haydenwilliams.
Sonja started her analog adventures during her teenage years. She took her first film photographs when she was 13 and has been in love with the magic of the process since. Her idea of a perfect day involves developing film rolls while listening to jazz and having a cup of tea in between. In this interview, she recalls about her experience with her first Lomography camera, a Holga 120 CFN.
This article is dedicated to Serge Moulinier, a largely unknown French photographer who won one of the most important prizes in France with a book on Greek architecture. Strangely, few information can be found on the Internet about this great photographer whose work had also been published in an important essay written by the famous John Szarkowski, former Director of Photography at the Museum of Modern Art in New York.