For this iteration of our journey into the Great LOMO LC-A Race Journals, we're turning Japanese! Team Asia 3 shows just how big the analogue scene really is over in the Land of the Rising Sun. Curious already? Let's head on over to the pages!
At first, it was quite hard to contact and coordinate with Team Asia 3 given the language barriers and all. But as always, the love for all things analogue triumphs over such obstacles. What we see in these pages now are glimpses into a unique world and culture, surprisingly not entirely different from us. One thing’s for sure though: our collective love for film transcends language, color and continents!
Whether it embodies something that's light as a feather or dreaming on cloud nine, show us your best analog shots in relation to the theme "lightness" and be rewarded with great products from the creative start-up Crispy Wallet as well as prizes from Lomography.
In the early part of the 19th century, lantern shows were the equivalent of movies. Photographs were hand-printed or transferred on glass plates, which were then projected on to a wall or cloth screen.
Branded as "The Reanimated Film," KONO! Film is hand-rolled and made of special materials which are rarely (or never) produced for "normal“ photography. Rather, the materials were intended for motion picture cameras and the results can vary depending on how the film is used. Learn more in this interview with the founder of KONO! Film, Uwe Memoun.
Mel Brackstone introduced herself as an "old woman with a love of the surreal." Her energy is palpable; with the soft delicacy in her photos, she comes across as an old soul that sees through young eyes. She is self taught and lives in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia, She discovered the Petzval Lens in 2014.
Really want to bring your film photos to life? We’re now offering totally analogue fine art prints in a host of large sizes and formats! Carefully enlarged from your negatives onto premium photographic paper by lab professionals, each picture is a unique piece of craftsmanship.