MiniMovies Are Back!


Here is some news many of you will have been hoping for – Lomography MiniMovies are back! Read on for details on how to create fun cinematic clips from all your photos!

Credits: the-vnuk

We’ve had so many requests to re-introduce our MiniMovie feature that we just couldn’t refuse – So crack open a bag of popcorn because here it is folks, back and as fresh as the day it left! For those of you who aren’t familiar with them, MiniMovies allow you to produce fun cinematic moving images from and of your photos – Just click on one of your photos that you’d like to turn into a movie and hit the ‘Create MiniMovie’ tab above it to start directing your masterpiece – Check out this simple video guide on how to create your first movie:

Of course, MiniMovies lend themselves perfectly to photos you’ve taken with Multilens cameras such as the Supersampler, Actionsampler and Oktomat – But you can use the feature with any photo you like, so go on and experiment!

Post the links to your MiniMovies in the comments below, we can’t wait to see the cool movie ideas you guys come up with!

written by tomas_bates on 2011-06-29 in #news #minimovies #mini #actionsampler #feature #movies #supersampler #multilens #back #new #oktomat


  1. tomas_bates
    tomas_bates ·

    Here is my first MiniMovie made with the Spinner!
    Just hit the 'MiniMovie' tab above the photo to view it :-)

  2. pulex
    pulex ·

    waaaa.....awesome...need to try now!!!

  3. icuresick
    icuresick ·


  4. fafascinado
    fafascinado ·

    that's so cool! my first minimovie!!

  5. pan_dre
    pan_dre ·

    Here comes my first one:

  6. dogma
    dogma ·

    Yes at last :)
    here is mine :

  7. pulex
    pulex ·

    first try...gonna do a better job next time!!!

  8. pan_dre
    pan_dre ·

    Oh sorry the first link was not it is

  9. dogma
    dogma ·

    One more :)

  10. mephisto19
    mephisto19 ·


  11. pulex
    pulex ·

    next one!!!

  12. dogma
  13. moodification
    moodification ·

    This is really coool! Here's my first try ...
    Keep up the good work!

  14. icomewhenieatcaponata
    icomewhenieatcaponata ·

    here is my first minimovie album:…

  15. dogma
    dogma ·

    This one is great :) the small bird took bred from the big one :)

  16. pulex
  17. boredbone
    boredbone ·


  18. fafascinado
  19. saidseni
    saidseni ·

    Fiiirst! And I can't stop now!

  20. denkatherine
  21. life_on_mars
  22. -alia-
    -alia- ·

    omg this is so addictive!

  23. fad
    fad ·

    WAH!!! i like this, i like this!

  24. mstrlss
  25. hspada
    hspada ·

    Great!!, In the old website we had a similar tool, and i really miss this!! THANKS!!:D…

  26. boredbone
  27. boredbone
    boredbone ·

    it would even be cooler if there's piggy points for the "minimovies of the day" just like the old oktokino:)

  28. galathlet
    galathlet ·


  29. retart
    retart ·

    a view from a boat

  30. -alia-
  31. popcoleproductions
    popcoleproductions ·

    thats awesome!

  32. nacarilegea
  33. mstrlss
    mstrlss ·

    Kids at the Playground:…

  34. jblaze823
    jblaze823 ·

    Sweet, I used to love this feature glad it is back - My First New One

  35. retart
  36. bulletofmine
    bulletofmine ·

    hell yeah !

  37. cheeso
  38. bribri89
  39. eva_eva
    eva_eva · hahaha! I'm addicted!!

  40. eva_eva
  41. mcedsel
    mcedsel · How is this for a first try?

  42. nacarilegea
  43. i_fung
  44. saidseni
    saidseni ·

    I'm so happy I can do a minimovie with this one!…

  45. lightblue
    lightblue ·

    yaayyy :D

  46. isilu
    isilu ·

    that's great, I have to try this! :))

  47. beckysmeckysmoo
    beckysmeckysmoo ·

    I bloody love this, here's my attempt-

  48. blue-dog
    blue-dog ·

    Wow Thank You...Its back..Loved this in the you for bringing it back. Here is on of mine

  49. antibiotyx
    antibiotyx ·

    finally it's back. fun!!!

  50. schmartypanz
    schmartypanz ·

    YAY! its backkkkkk! gonna be spending so much time makin these now haha

  51. beckysmeckysmoo
  52. gborin
  53. snowwwhite
    snowwwhite ·

    This picture looks very nice and fresh, makes me wanna use my old action sampler camera again! It's so many effects you can do by moving yourself (or let your subject move) or just by moving the camera and shoot a still subject. It's also perfect with children who are always active!

  54. orangeuke
    orangeuke ·

    YES OKTOKINO kind of! :D must try soon :)

  55. veato
    veato ·

    Playing on the slide:-…

  56. blue-dog
    blue-dog ·

    This one turned out nice

  57. findelkind
  58. bluemie5
    bluemie5 ·

    oktokino movies!! finally!

  59. vicuna
    vicuna ·

    yeah!!!!! so cool you brang the minimovies back!!!

  60. lomofrue
    lomofrue ·

    hell yeah!! finally!

  61. jojomelons
    jojomelons ·

    thanks for bringing it back.…

  62. spoeker
  63. mafiosa
    mafiosa ·

    LOVE the mini movies!!

  64. elvismartinezsmith
  65. guanatos
    guanatos ·

    sweeeeeeet!!!!! mini-movies are back!!!

  66. elvismartinezsmith
  67. julievandoninck
  68. lynxalb00
    lynxalb00 ·

    know what i;ll be doing for the rest of the day

  69. julievandoninck
  70. daniello
  71. milkie
  72. lizbradley3
    lizbradley3 ·

    Very simple one - bike rider going by

  73. ali55
    ali55 ·

    Here is my one! very basic.

  74. susielomovitz
  75. ali55
    ali55 ·

    oops - i mean -

  76. lizbradley3
    lizbradley3 ·

    Wagging puppy tail!

  77. ali55
    ali55 ·

    ok just one more :D

  78. lizbradley3
    lizbradley3 ·

    Would it be wrong to put a couple non-sampler photos together in Microsoft Paint so I could make a movie with them?

  79. susielomovitz
    susielomovitz ·

    the prophecies minimovie:

  80. beckysmeckysmoo
  81. sthomas68
    sthomas68 ·

    Delerium at Kings Island!…

  82. deprofundis
  83. polixenit
    polixenit ·

    Cutest dog in the world!

  84. adi_totp
    adi_totp · spinning group hug! yes! MINIMOVIES ARE BACK! hahahahha

  85. adi_totp
    adi_totp · HAHAHAHA, it's getting funny!

  86. paper_doll
    paper_doll ·

    thank you guys, thank you!! :D

  87. disdis
    disdis ·

    Oktonino is back bravo:

  88. ameliamay
    ameliamay ·

    So cool that you've created a tool to do this! I made something similar myself a few months ago which my friend wrote a song for. All taken with my action sampler! Please check it out. I'd love to hear feedback!

  89. ripsta
    ripsta ·

    this is awesome!! can this minimovie publish as lomowall?
    if can it would be nice to see some movement action at your lomohome..yeahhh

  90. burgerdeel
  91. hhjm
  92. cutebun
  93. strummy
  94. strummy
  95. quaisoir
    quaisoir ·

    this is so fun!!

  96. myvitaminx
  97. strummy
    strummy ·

    Spinner 360 MiniMovie!

  98. flyboy
  99. flyboy
    flyboy ·

    i tried a second one

  100. ashdinosaur
    ashdinosaur ·

    It's pretty fiddly... much easier to use to slice up your pictures and to animate. Here are mine:

  101. gabsc
    gabsc ·

    This is fun and it would be great if we could save the MiniMovie as a separate item (rather than viewing it from the photos page only).

  102. hspada
    hspada ·

    Will be great if you can add more pictures to the same minimovie!!!!

  103. hspada
  104. hazy_baby
  105. nikkaxxx
  106. dfunkdamager
  107. dfunkdamager
  108. dfunkdamager
  109. dazb
  110. japsix
    japsix ·

    Thank you SO SO much!!! for bringing back the minimovieeesssss))))))))…

  111. japsix
  112. japsix
  113. daniello
    daniello ·

    best one so far ! :P

  114. japsix
  115. jaalvarez
    jaalvarez ·

    Minimovies are back !!! Great news!!
    Enjoy with this one !!

  116. littlekoala
    littlekoala ·

    Here are my first minimovies…

  117. maria_vlachou
  118. dkformsma
    dkformsma ·

    Made 4 MiniMovies, all from Supersampler photos: (the photo that is currently featured as Lomo Home Of The Day) (the photo that is currently featured in the Yo Siento Lomo exhibition in Barcelona)

  119. coca
    coca ·

    oktokino is back!!! this is so cool :))) here's my first…

  120. makny
  121. t0m7
    t0m7 ·

    Sexy Tutorial-Girl :-D

  122. batterita
  123. batterita
  124. mephisto19
  125. mephisto19
    mephisto19 ·

    MiniMovie! FINALLY BACK!

  126. istionojr
    istionojr ·

    my first MiniMovie… just like my latest lomowall. ;D

    following by… yap lomowall-ing though. ;D

  127. minchi
    minchi ·

    Here there is mine

  128. kiteflyin
  129. 08thzolt
  130. roquenuevo
  131. lukaaus
  132. stouf
    stouf ·

    Very cool ! Will it be possible to get embedding options so that we can insert them in our articles ?

  133. honeyandlavender
    honeyandlavender ·

    first mini movie! its so fun!

  134. kylewis
    kylewis ·

    I can't believe I have been so busy I hadn't noticed they were back, thank you for listening to our requests, I loved Oktokino so much now I can play again, very happy off to do my first new one. It would have been fantastic if the old ones were still knocking around somewhere!

  135. kylewis
    kylewis ·

    This was the first one I made years and years ago so I thought it would be nice to revisit and refresh!

  136. grad
  137. grad
  138. odax
  139. goyovn
    goyovn ·

    hope you like it

  140. goyovn
    goyovn ·

    hope you like it

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