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Here you will find a handpicked selection of the best articles.

  • Everyday Family Shots with the Petzval Lens

    Everyday Family Shots with the Petzval Lens

    Who says you have to be a 'proper' photographer to enjoy the Petzval lens? The Lomography UK GM shows you how good (and easy!) this lens can be even for amateur shooters. Read on and find out more.

  • DIY Special Apertures for the New Lomography Petzval Lens

    DIY Special Apertures for the New Lomography Petzval Lens

    The Petzval Art Lens is famous for its circular bokeh. In fact, you can even make you own DIY filters of special shapes!

  • How to Make Pinhole Camera from a Soda Can

    How to Make Pinhole Camera from a Soda Can

    Justin Quinnell’s expertise when it comes to pinhole wizardry is unquestionable. This photographer and lecturer from Bristol, United Kingdom, has crafted the most unusual of pinhole projects, from installing cameras onto ships cruising around the Caribbean to taking photos of his kids being born from inside his mouth. One other project that he is known for is being able to make a pinhole camera from a soda can. Watch the video below and learn how!

  • Cruising Around Hong Kong: A New Petzval Video with Special Bokeh Effects

    Cruising Around Hong Kong: A New Petzval Video with Special Bokeh Effects

    Cruise along Hong Kong’s urban landscape with this fresh new video taken with the Lomography x Zenit New Petzval Lens.

  • The Ten Golden Rules of Lomography on typographic posters

    The Ten Golden Rules of Lomography on typographic posters

    Every lomographer is aware of the Ten Golden Rules, the very essence of our “Don't Think, Just Shoot” philosophy. This set of guidelines tells us to throw away our inhibitions as photogarphers and have fun while taking pictures. Many of us take these rules by heart, but maybe not all of us take them as seriously as our community member pedrosattin, who has made these rules the focus of his personal project.

  • A Quick Chat With Proud Pinhole Shooter, Deanna Witman

    A Quick Chat With Proud Pinhole Shooter, Deanna Witman

    World Pinhole Photography Day is just around the corner. Need a quick inspiration for your pinhole stills? Take a hint from Deanna Witman as she shares with us a thing or two about her pinhole photography.

  • Object of my Affection: Deer of Every Kind!

    Object of my Affection: Deer of Every Kind!

    ... but of course, living deer! I don't know what it is that excites me so much about deer. Close to where I live is a small deer enclosure. I feel so sorry for the little guys, but I love to visit them and feed them apples and walnuts.

  • Around the World With Lomography's New Russar+ Lens

    Around the World With Lomography's New Russar+ Lens

    Now that we've started to show you what Lomography's newest lens can do, it's time for us to take you around the world through some New Russar+ travel snaps!

  • Fantastic Photographs Taken with the New Russar+ Lens and Lomochrome Purple Film

    Fantastic Photographs Taken with the New Russar+ Lens and Lomochrome Purple Film

    We know you're all raring to see more of what Lomography's latest offering, the New Russar+, can do. Well, look no further, as we present to you these awesome-looking photographs taken with it paired with one of the community's favorite emulsions, the Lomochrome Purple!

  • What to Shoot with the New Russar+ Lens

    What to Shoot with the New Russar+ Lens

    As the mother of all modern wide-angle lenses, the New Russar+ Lens shoots sharp wide-angle photos bursting with character. The solid yet compact ultra-wide 20mm lens can be used to photograph practically anything, and is compatible with a variety of film and digital cameras. Certainly this is a lens that delivers, but like anything, you can reap its full potential by choosing ideal subjects and shooting from a creative perspective.

  • People and Places As Seen Through the New Russar+ Lens

    People and Places As Seen Through the New Russar+ Lens

    The people we meet and the places we go to are essential ingredients to making our most treasured memories. To preserve those memories, however, we need a little help from our trusty cameras, and if you want sharper, more vibrant memories with a blanket of vignette and oozing with unique character, hook up your camera with Lomography’s latest innovation, the New Russar+ Lens.

  • Sample these sharp and rich black and white photos taken with the New Russar+ lens!

    Sample these sharp and rich black and white photos taken with the New Russar+ lens!

    Everything that can be considered a "classic" will always be relevant because good taste never goes out of style. This is very much the point with the New Russar+ lens from Lomography! http://shop.lomography.com

  • The Man Behind the Lens: Mikhail Rusinov

    The Man Behind the Lens: Mikhail Rusinov

    The New Russar+ Lens is a reinvention of the legendary 1958 Russar MR-2. As we usher in our latest offering, we take a step back and peek into the origins of its valiant predecessor, and into the lifeof the man who made it all possible: Mikhail Mikhailovich Rusinov.

  • Dreamy Meets Mystical: Analogue Photographs by Martina Civardi

    Dreamy Meets Mystical: Analogue Photographs by Martina Civardi

    Photo manipulation app filters aside, Martina Civardi’s dreamy and mystical photographs can either give you a feeling of wistful nostalgia, or send a slight chill running down your spine.

  • Show Your Stash, pearlgirl77!

    Show Your Stash, pearlgirl77!

    Welcome back to Show Your Stash! For our comeback installment, we bring you no less than pearlgirl77, one of the most active lomographers in the community.

  • The First Lomokino Feature Film: 51 Fragments of a Wandering Mind

    The First Lomokino Feature Film: 51 Fragments of a Wandering Mind

    51 Fragments of a Wandering Mind is the very first feature film to be made using a Lomokino! An experimental documentary film which depicts the journey of filmmaker and street photographer Dustin Rosemark as he backpacked across Europe.

  • Photographer Letícia Godoy captures raw emotion with the new Petzval Lens

    Photographer Letícia Godoy captures raw emotion  with the new Petzval Lens

    As one of our backers on Kickstarter, Brazilian photographer Letícia Godoy is one of the lucky first owners of the Lomography x Zenit Petzval Lens. She has been able to use the lens under different conditions, and has been gracious enough to share more of her shots with the Magazine.

  • The Top 100 LomoChrome Purple Photos!

    The Top 100 LomoChrome Purple Photos!

    Feast your eyes on this astounding selection of the 100 most popular lomographs shot using the LomoChrome Purple - see if yours or your bets made the cut!

  • Brock Scott takes the new Petzval Lens to Panama

    Brock Scott takes the new Petzval Lens to Panama

    Brock Scott is an Atlanta-based artist and the lead singer of the band Little Tybee. As part of his efforts to produce a video for a TEDx event in the Panamanian Jungle, he visited Kalu Yala -- a sustainable jungle settlement for entrepreneurs and tropical cowboys. A special opportunity like this certainly calls for a special lens, and Brock brought none other than the new Petzval Lens with him.

  • Lomographer Andrew Urodov talks about taking pictures at the Sochi Olympics

    Lomographer Andrew Urodov talks about taking pictures at the Sochi Olympics

    Andrew Urodov is a fellow community member from Russia who was given the chance to take a few pictures in this year's winter olympics with none other than a Lomo LC-A camera. In this brief but informative interview, he shares bits and pieces about the experience, as well as his preferences as a lomographer.