Guess the Mystery Product (Part One)

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We're going to let you in on a little secret. Something very exciting indeed is brewing here at Lomography. What is it? Well we’re not saying anything! You’ll have to stay tuned – more teasers are on the way! Until then, you'll just have to start guessing!

Thanks to chikapop for the incredible Lomograph!

written by devoncaulfield on 2010-10-07 in #news

75 Comments

  1. stouf
    stouf ·

    One of those Hasselblad that went on the moon ? www.apollo-hoax.me.uk/hasselblad.html

  2. blue-dog
    blue-dog ·

    Ah yes ...This is a rocket with a camera in it.. Oh I want one so bad....let me be a tester

  3. mephisto19
    mephisto19 ·

    YEAH! a new product!!!!

  4. iaki
    iaki ·

    :O

  5. shoujoai
    shoujoai ·

    A flying camera?? That is cool :D

  6. chaoticsense
    chaoticsense ·

    First of all, a camera that could fly/be thrown up in the air without getting hurt when hitting ground/rocket camera - would be awesome. I believe it's a camera with a timer though!

  7. kylethefrench
    kylethefrench ·

    3,2,1 blastoff timer is a good guess, I always get the new product then they make it better or lower the price or put it in a bundle and I lose out, happened with spinner and the scan mask, the diana and the diana flash. oh well i'm still excited.

  8. mochilis
    mochilis ·

    Can't wait for the next post. What will it be????

  9. analogeyes
    analogeyes ·

    Ah! rocket camera! I had one of these I built from a kit when i was a kid! took 110 film and C engines. testers?

  10. vicuna
    vicuna ·

    a rocket camera you can send in the sky and stars and take a panoramic picture from the earth and than it comes back right into your hands!! :)))))))))))

  11. wuxiong
    wuxiong ·

    I want a new LC-A with a plactis lens so bad:}}

  12. domyblue
    domyblue ·

    I would love a flying camera, I saw a digital one from Asia ages ago, but one with film is much more incredible and wonderful ... but also an Hasselblad would be an super-extra-mega-iper-amazing :)

  13. eatcpcks
    eatcpcks ·

    a camera with an air mask?

  14. iaki
    iaki ·

    I wanna be Tester! haha pleeeaaase

  15. elletra
    elletra ·

    this is going to be fun, I know that much ;)

  16. blumenkind
    blumenkind ·

    hmmm maybe a camera with a timer :D
    oh i would die for a tester :D :D

  17. shoujoai
    shoujoai ·

    For the spinner, they had a washing machine first... to show the spinning. Maybe it's some kind of panorama shoot that does not spin in a circle, but move from down to up?

  18. ndroo
    ndroo ·

    Whoa! Some new Orbit camera?

  19. essenz
    essenz ·

    incredible!
    it doesnt matter what it is, if it could fly, let me test it.... pleeeeeaaaaase ... :-) !

  20. gnarlyleech
    gnarlyleech ·

    I hope it's the orbit camera. It was so cool when was introduced but I can't find one anywhere.

  21. pulex
    pulex ·

    aaaa and again im so exited!! whatever it is please let me test it!! mummy i wanna be a rocket scientist!!

  22. mephisto19
    mephisto19 ·

    @ndroo there was an orbit in the shop long ago: orbit 360f !!!! i rediscovered it in my cam board...!

  23. mephisto19
  24. ethermoon
  25. ethermoon
    ethermoon ·

    I think they will re-selling this gem again. www.klangundkleid.de/lomo/orbit.asp

  26. cinzinc
    cinzinc ·

    the orbit 360F?!!?

  27. basterda
    basterda ·

    Oh yay, good luck, Lomo-creatures! :)

  28. gnarlyleech
    gnarlyleech ·

    The rocket is a clue that it is the orbit camera. Space ships orbit around the earth. It was such s cheap camera too. I think they stopped selling it because of all the problems it had. Maybe they bought the patent and will be remaking it better than before.

  29. elvismartinezsmith
    elvismartinezsmith ·

    what about kind of a spinner but with a motor and wheels, so you place it somewhere, choose the movement it will go (like straight, a circle, a 8, etc..), a little timer.. and you choose the length of the photo up to 1 full film :D

  30. elvismartinezsmith
    elvismartinezsmith ·

    no floor only is too limiting :( huuum more clues please :))

  31. paramir
    paramir ·

    the testers will need to fly to the moon with it?? no worries, I am ready! wanna be a lab-rat! :)

  32. jaalvarez
    jaalvarez ·

    Ohhh my Gooooddd!!!!
    The winner from the LC-A customisation competition ???

  33. mochilis
    mochilis ·

    Wathever it is, I wanna be a tester too :)

  34. mishamisha
    mishamisha ·

    Perhaps something like that: www.camerapedia.org/wiki/Rocket_Camera

    But that would be too easy! ;)

  35. kjrunia
    kjrunia ·

    I think I've seen it in Utrecht, the new camera. But he walked too quickly--I couldn't catch up. :-(

  36. kjrunia
    kjrunia ·

    (Utrecht, the Netherlands; btw, sorry)

  37. sinvertigo
    sinvertigo ·

    wowowowowooooo.... it's time to keep on safe the piggies!!!!

  38. mandashitley
    mandashitley ·

    Yay chikapop

  39. gnarlyleech
    gnarlyleech ·

    I will be a tester. sign me up

  40. azzzy
    azzzy ·

    its a kite camera.!

  41. nazz_jb
    nazz_jb ·

    i wanna be your beta tester!

  42. clickiemcpete
    clickiemcpete ·

    How about one of those water bottle rockets that you pressurize then blast off? I belong to a camera club and we had an incredible speaker last month who flies remote control airplanes and does innovative arial photography that way. Very impressive.

  43. mikahsupageek
    mikahsupageek ·

    geek here ready for testing =)

  44. tallgrrlrocks
    tallgrrlrocks ·

    oh my gosh! this would be a kick to test! :D

  45. dogma
    dogma ·

    Yes a new product! Cant wait! cant wait!

  46. kokakoo
    kokakoo ·

    Yeah!! ,-)

  47. emilios
    emilios ·

    A flying camera :) would be amazing :)

  48. satomi
    satomi ·

    Wooooo, exciting! A new camera that has a shape of space shuttle! Or is it a camera that flies?

  49. chaoticsense
    chaoticsense ·

    I'd like to test it!! Sign me up!

  50. chaoticsense
    chaoticsense ·

    it would be relatively easy to see if Lomography has bought the patent of the orbiter.. I'll check it out when I'll get home!!

  51. copefan
    copefan ·

    i've read somewhere that the 360F was on its way back......... I'd love some new bits for the lubitel+ though!

  52. homer
    homer ·

    Rocket-cam!!!

  53. eastmoe
    eastmoe ·

    flip flap camera with shutter noise like the rocket..haha

  54. bananez
    bananez ·

    oooooooooooohhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh

  55. charwang
    charwang ·

    i want to be a tester too! the orbirter sounds pretty awesome, wouldn't mind that!

  56. kylethefrench
    kylethefrench ·

    the 360F is shwag... bring back the LCA and Lubitel magnetic accesory lenses already, that was pretty much one of the best product LSI ever put out and replacing them with the cruddy 10 times the price wide angle ain't cutting it for me.

  57. metzgor
    metzgor ·

    i have no idea, but something for the lubitel+ would be nice.... wanna be a tester too!! pls!!

  58. gvelasco
    gvelasco ·

    A camera on a balloon that you can trigger remotely somehow.

  59. bulletofmine
    bulletofmine ·

    looks like fish eye. but i think it's dragon's eye because it can fly !

  60. moonormoon
    moonormoon ·

    I want to be a tester!!! maybe 1st tester in Asia? = P

  61. future_analog
    future_analog ·

    cant wait!!! what could it be..

  62. claytonh
    claytonh ·

    Probably like a camera on a string that you can whirl around with a timer like one of those airplanes on a string.
    Plus I want to be a tester!

  63. jorgesato
    jorgesato ·

    yeah, be a tester would be quite amazing! :)

  64. eskimofriend
    eskimofriend ·

    I have no clue... but I'm sure I'm gonna buy one (even before a special or bundle comes out lol)
    hmmm how would you make sure a flying camera doesn't end up with a blue shot of only sky?

  65. future_analog
    future_analog ·

    i know i know!! :P

  66. adi_totp
    adi_totp ·

    rocket rockers!!

  67. elvismartinezsmith
    elvismartinezsmith ·

    @claytonh yes i like the idea of the string! like a yoyo cam !!! :)

  68. recurving
    recurving ·

    i know, too! :) and it's gonna be great…

  69. herr_zeit
    herr_zeit ·

    i think its gonna be an UFO

  70. antibiotyx
    antibiotyx ·

    something explosive, for sure!

  71. hannah_cinnamon
    hannah_cinnamon ·

    flying camera flying camera.
    i must have it
    they're so awesome

  72. hannah_cinnamon
    hannah_cinnamon ·

    and i'll be a tester too please

  73. pushkar
    pushkar ·

    a rocket camera!!

  74. kontrast
    kontrast ·

    yipeeeeeeeeee.....

  75. mairafridman
    mairafridman ·

    weeeee, new product!

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