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Perfect Combination: LC-Wide and Fuji T64 Pro

With such a wide-angle lens and beautiful vignetting, paired together the LC-Wide and Fuji T64 produce such calming colours typical of tungsten film. Add to that formula tropical Chinese New Year clear, beautiful skies and you get a roll of beauty!

The first time I tried the Fuji T64 Pro was also the first time I paired it up with my still new LC-Wide. Unfortunately for me, the photo lab and I had some miscommunication and they ended up processing the film with C41 chemicals.

I was utterly disappointed with the results – needless to say.

However, I persevered and patiently waited for another opportunity to load up my LC-Wide. Chinese New Year was just around the corner and I couldn’t wait to document such an important time of the year for my family and I with the ultra compatible pair that is the LC-Wide and the Fuji T64 Pro.

I had set the asa to 100, and couldn’t have been more pleased with the results! While using the Lomo Tungsten film with my Diana Mini the year before had yielded a deeper shade of pink that was almost purple, the T64 gave me a warm pink – which if I absolutely had to choose, I’d say I was more pleased with than with the Tungsten!

The clear skies was my favourite subject for this roll:

Although, portraits are of course still irresistable and absolutely necessary – it is afterall, Chinese New Year!

This pair proved itself even in dimmer indoor conditions and with MX:

Photo by 186juney
Photo by 186juney

And who can resist liking photos of cute children? The pink hue and the wide angle just piles on the charm factor for these shots I took!

My ultimate favourite though, would still have to be the magic the pair worked on the sky at dusk… It absolutely blew me away. I couldn’t have been more satisfied with this result!

Photo by 186juney

I guess I also owe such a beautiful shot to my luck; having all the right conditions at the time I took this picture – the universe must have been smiling on me in those few minutes!

Unfortunately the Fuji T64 Pro is very hard to find, and even when I do come across it the price is rather steep… Looking back at these photos, I have a mad urge to run to the photo lab and just grab the remaining rolls before they run out…. forever! Or at least, for quite a long time. Truly blessed, I am, to have produced such a wonderful roll.

To the LC-Wide and Fuji T64 Pro: You are, without a doubt, the Perfect Combination.

The Lomo LC-Wide boasts the newly-developed 17mm Minigon Ultra-Wide Angle lens. This 35mm camera wonder is the perfect companion for your photo expeditions. It produces eye-catching splashes of colour with astonishing saturation and contrasts with the added versatility of 3 different formats. Open up to a new photographic experience with the LC-Wide, available in our Shop.

written by 186juney

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