The Lubitel+’s creative potential knows no bounds and we will rack our brains and tax our imaginations to come up with every possible way to take the most impossible images possible and showcase them in the finest publications that we can print.
We’ve Only Just Begun
Let there be no doubt – we are 100% committed to the Lubitel and Lubitel+ in heart, soul, hands, and head. We’ve entered our infatuation with the Lubitel+ camera and this shiny book that you hold in your hands. But rest assured: a steady stream of Lubitel+ accessories, books, bags, lenses, flashes, and everything else that you can imagine will steadily be designed with tender love and care, and be passionately announced to the world at large. Uniting the worlds of 120 and 35mm, the past and the future, communism and capitalism, & viewing lens and taking lens: the Lubitel+’s creative potential knows no bounds and we will rack our brains and tax our imaginations to come up with every possible way to take the most impossible images possible and showcase them in the finest publications that we can print. Down on one knee and ring in hand – we’re in this for the long haul.
It is always a pleasant experience collaborating with our old friends and LomoAmigos. This time, Emily Soto shot another wonderful series with her Petzval Art Lens. We can't wait to share it with everyone, so here they are!
Lomographers love reflections. Peruse the website and you are bound to find water puddles mirroring trees and glass windows duplicating people's motions. What beautiful sights to record indeed! But how else can we approach this doppelgänger effect? Seven ace photographers give us wonderful ideas.
The Rolling Stones in circus masks, a bare-faced David Bowie and Johnny Rotten in a bulldog clipped-jacket. Such details Anton Corbijn has ingrained in rock history. These images plus 300 more of Arcade Fire, Nirvana, Siouxsie Sioux, REM, U2, Nick Cave and Depeche Mode have a collective premiere at Fotomuseum Den Haag.
Before smartphones and digital cameras, Diego Uchitel used a Polaroid to test his lighting. For many of his subjects, these dress rehearsal shots turned out as marvelous as the published pictures. David Bowie, Sarah Jessica Parker, Gisele Bundchen and many other celebrities exposed their delicate side for Uchitel's magical lens even after the main show.
Tokyo is the capital of Japan and a very popular tourist spot. The city combines the urban metropolitan area with traditional Japanese culture. You can find exciting forms of entertainment as well as elegant traditional Japanese architecture and scenery all in this amazing city. Enjoy your adventure in Tokyo right here through the lens of the classic Lomo LC-A+!
April 23 marked World Book Day, a UNESCO-designated annual event held in celebration of books and reading all over the globe. To commemorate, here are fascinating images of people from several decades ago, reading not on Kindles or iPads as many are wont to do today, but actual books, newspapers, and other forms of the written word.
As all you lomographers will know, since its re-inception we have been following the tracks of the Petzval Lens. Indeed, this bokeh-genius has been traveling far and wide, falling into the hands of many a photographer the world over. We decided to put together this little catalog of talented artists and their most enticing photographs, shot using the Petzval lens, so we can show you what wonders and mischief we have brought upon us. Come take a look at the outcome of the Petzval’s transnational journey.