The Matrix film was directed by The Wachowski Brothers and featured special effect of a new kind. Most people know what this matrix effect is and how it works. But how many have acctually tried it - with analog cameras?
The Matrix film was directed by The Wachowski Brothers and featured special effect of a new kind. Most people know what this matrix effect is and how it works. But how many have acctually tried it – with analog cameras?
On the 31st of august 2008, me and a group of Thai-Lomographers gathered together for this special event to make this lomographic film.
33 lomo LC-As and LC-A+s,
33 rolls of Lucky negative film (the cheapest film that you can buy in Bangkok)
and 2 video cameras.
It’s such a fun event, and I hope that anyone who watchs my film will have the same sentiment as we did making this movie. The team memebers include:
I participated in the Kickstarter campaign and purchased my very own new Petzval lens. I can't wait to use with with my digital camera to experience its wonderful bokeh effect. I also wanted to try its effects when using a film camera but the lens has an EF mount. I didn't have a Canon camera. See what I did with it after the jump.
When the founders of Revolog started working on ways to create special effects films as a college project, little did they know it would blossom into a full blown international business. We recently had a chance to chat with them about how the whole thing unfolded, as well as their journey up to now. Meet Hannah Pribitzer and Michael Krebs — the passionate Vienna-based photographers behind the wonderful analogue film company, Revolog!
If you run a small business selling hand made items online, you would know how vitally important it is to have amazing product shots to help sell your work. I tested out the new Petzval lens on some of my hand-printed items to see if I could get a winning shot, and below is an overview of what happened.
There’s something about New York that attracts people, something that makes both visitors from the most bucolic places and tourists from the most cosmopolitan of cities fall in love. Countless movies and television programs have been filmed in New York, and so many songs have been written in reminiscence of the place. It’s not just the Empire State Building, Times Square or Broadway; there’s something special about the streets and the people who walk on them that make spectators stop, look, and listen.
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!
Our new website is now about 2 months old. After rolling out the most important features in the beginning, we have now been fine tuning them and working on the overall performance of the website. Taking a step back, we now want to ask what you think about it!
The Algarve region in the south of Portugal attracts tourists from all over Europe all year round. But what most people (luckily) don't know is that there is still a great unexplored part of the coast in Algarve, away from the masses and the cities. Come and see the Costa Vicentina, a diamond on Portugal's southwest coast.
What exactly do I feel while waiting for my Lomo'Instant photos to be developed? I have to say I get a mix of "Surprise me, dear Lomo!" but also some "Did I capture it as I wanted?" kind of thought. No matter the school of thought, with the Splitzer you can add so many cool effects to your photos you'll definitely embrace it!
Scott Brasher is a fashion street photographer based in New York City. His work has been featured on many media outlets while working with brands like Cover Girl, MTV, Reebok, and Target, among many others. But before this, Scott started shooting in the streets of Williamsburg, Brooklyn, capturing its daily urban fashion. Last month, he took the Petzval Lens to the streets of New York to photograph scenes at the famous New York Fashion Week.
Kamal, a die-hard film photography fan, is a young, Singapore-based photographer. He is now working on a project, traveling around and shooting portraits for his friends. In this feature, he talks about how he works perfectly with the Lomography Petzval Art Lens and his passion for photography.