Not that we're torturing ourselves intentionally here but we've got more Kodachrome news! This time around, we have the story of a man traveling from Arkansas to Kansas to pick up 15,000 Kodachrome stills he had printed!
I could never imagine printing 15,000 photos in one go but 53-year-old Kodachrome fanatic Jim DeNike did just that before Dwayne's Photo closed its doors to K-14 processing. DeNike spent a whopping $15,798 in total for his Kodachrome stash, which were all photos of railroad trains. Now that’s quite a number! It certainly seems steep but hey, he’s now part of Kodachrome’s colored history!
Lomography is proud to announce that we are teaming up with acclaimed rock band R.E.M. to host an exclusive one-of-a-kind photo competition! The prizes include a Lomography Diana F+ Special Edition Camera, the acclaimed new ‘R.E.M. By MTV’ DVD, R.E.M. vinyl and more! Read on to see how you can participate in this rumble.
You want your subject be the center of attention? Petzval lens photos are recognizable for sharpness and crispness in the centre, strong color saturation, wonderful swirly bokeh effect, artful vignettes and narrow depth of field that will make your subjects stand out!
Jack Lowe has set for himself a challenge to document every RNLI post around the UK coastline using a Victorian method of photography called Collodion Wet Plate Photography. He has been driving around in an old ambulance converted into a mobile darkroom to fulfill this endeavor. In this interview, he talks about this fascinating project and the challenges he faces along the way.
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.
We are extremely excited to announce our brand new Kickstarter project — the New Petzval 58 Bokeh Control Art Lens! Rejoicing in the 175 year anniversary of Joseph Petzval’s first lens, the New Petzval 58 Bokeh Control Art Lens is a continuation of the legacy that began in 1840.