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  • Lomography Petzval Lens Photography Tips

    Lomography Petzval Lens Photography Tips
    My boyfriend Scott (@xtharnx) and I are based in Phoenix, Arizona and enjoy experimenting with the Lomography Petzval Lens for its fabulous bokeh effects and dreamy, swirly portraits. Here are a few tips for getting the most out of your Petzval Lens.
  • The New Petzval Lens Is Now Available For Regular Purchase!

    The New Petzval Lens Is Now Available For Regular Purchase!
    The day has finally come! We are very excited to tell you that you can now order the Lomography New Petzval Lens for immediate delivery from the Online Shop or purchase it in your hands at Gallery Stores. To put full focus on our favorite portrait lens, soon we will be hosting special launch parties in our Gallery stores all over the globe! So do not miss an opportunity to become part of the sensational New Petzval Lens family today.
  • Lomography x Nixon Petzval Video

    Lomography x Nixon Petzval Video
    Last month, Lomography Gallery Store Soho held an exhibition of photographs taken at the Nixon Surf Challenge in Russia. Free drinks and live music from Swim Mountain overflowed at the opening party. Using the Petzval lens and a star-shaped aperture plate to give a beautifully soft, dreamy effect, the folks at the Soho Gallery Store created a video of the event. Watch this video after the jump.
  • Petzval Lens Launch Party Soho ended 4 months ago

    Petzval Lens Launch Party Soho
    The time has come to launch our amazing new Lomography Art Lens - the Petzval lens. What better way to celebrate than by throwing a party on August 21 at the Lomography Gallery Store Soho? There will be live music from London-based folk singer Denai Moore, lots of bubbly and the chance to meet the lens face-to-face! Read on for full details.
  • Beautiful Bokeh Shots Courtesy of the New Petzval Art Lens

    Beautiful Bokeh Shots Courtesy of the New Petzval Art Lens
    Attention, lomographers: here's your last chance to pre-order your very own Petzval lens complete with the special aperture plates for free!
  • Petzval LomoAmigo: Wedding Photographer Emma Case

    Petzval LomoAmigo: Wedding Photographer Emma Case
    Emma Case is a UK-based alternative wedding photographer. Together with her husband Pete Smyth, she runs a successful business taking beautiful pictures of couples on one of the most important days of their lives! We gave Emma a Petzval Lens for her to test and the results are stunning. Say hello to Emma Case!
  • Photographer Stephen Cotterell Enlists the Petzval Lens for Portrait Project, Writes Rave Review

    Photographer Stephen Cotterell Enlists the Petzval Lens for Portrait Project, Writes Rave Review
    Once again we've stumbled upon a wonderful review of the Petzval Art Lens, this time by the United Kingdom-based photographer Stephen Cotterell. Get a preview of it after the jump!
  • Beautiful Swirly Photographs Courtesy of the New Petzval Art Lens

    Beautiful Swirly Photographs Courtesy of the New Petzval Art Lens
    Dive into our pool of Petzval snaps culled straight from the freshest uploads in the Lomography community!
  • Best In Press: New Petzval Lens

    Best In Press: New Petzval Lens
    Let's take a look at some recent rave reviews for the New Petzval Lens!
  • The Petzval Apprentice Competition ended 5 months ago

    The Petzval Apprentice Competition
    Calling all Petzval Fans! We're inviting you to participate in a special photo competition that aims to highlight your Petzval prowess. The Petzval Apprentice Competition is the first photo contest that is dedicated to the esteemed New Petzval Lens; it's your chance to make a mark in analogue history! Start polishing those optics and get ready to begin shooting your winning masterpiece. The 5 winning photos will even be displayed in our Lomography Gallery Stores worldwide and you can get your winning photo as a print to keep!
  • Petzval Artist: James Nader

    Petzval Artist: James Nader
    James Nader is a UK-based Fashion and Editorial photographer. He started his career in photography shooting with film, processing and developing his work by hand. He now works on high end fashion shoots and has photographed the likes of Dita Von Teese and Richard Branson. James still has a passion for film photography and uses it regularly. We lent him a Petzval lens to shoot with and he has kindly given us a full, in depth review of this beautiful portrait lens. Say hello to James Nader.
  • Petzval Artist: Thai Wedding Shoot by Arat aka Huge

    Petzval Artist: Thai Wedding Shoot by Arat aka Huge
    Arat Komsawadichai aka Huge is a photographer from Thailand who is passionate about film photography. He used to be a regular at the Lomography Soho store and would often hang out in the shop and help customers out just because he's so crazy about film! Arat recently had the opportunity to shoot his brother's wedding using the Petzval Lens and LomoChrome Purple film, yielding fascinating results.
  • Russians in Russia:The LC-A+ and the Petzval Lens in Kamchatka

    Russians in Russia:The LC-A+ and the Petzval Lens in Kamchatka
    Here's the third episode of Lomography's adventure in Kamchatka with the Nixon Surf Challenge team. This time, we present you with the homecoming of Lomography's Russians, a camera, and a lens, on Russian soil.
  • Hong Kong Cuisine As Seen Through the Petzval Lens

    Hong Kong Cuisine As Seen Through the Petzval Lens
    Antoine Pai and Louis-Francois Hicter are the two men behind Maison Carnot, a visual content agency in Hong Kong. Ever passionate about images, they brought the Petzval lens with them while roaming the restaurants around the city and created a video simply yet aptly titled "FOOD FOOD FOOD."
  • Lomography x Nixon Photo Exhibition Soho ended 4 months ago

    Lomography x Nixon Photo Exhibition Soho
    Lomography France recently collaborated with Nixon and gave some top surfers a bundle of our cameras and lenses to document the Nixon Surf Challenge event in Russia. These stunning surfing shots will be on exhibit at the Lomography Gallery Soho and you're invited to the opening night. Come to the store on July 24th from 6:00 to 9:00 pm for drinks, live music and a chance to win a limited edition Nixon Watch.
  • Campfire's Koh Degawa shoots with the Petzval Lens

    Campfire's Koh Degawa shoots with the Petzval Lens
    Lomography Japan has been working with CAMPFIRE, one of the country's largest crowdfunding services. In the past year, we have launched three successful projects such as the campaigns for the Lomography Smartphone Scanner, Petzval Lens and the Lomo’Instant, and Campfire has been helping us reach out to our supporters in Japan. Koh, Campfire's Senior Project Manager, has been involved in all three. Also a lomographer,she is no stranger to our products and has even shot with the new Petzval Lens.
  • Portugal. The Man Petzval Concert Shoot by Matthias Hombauer

    Portugal. The Man Petzval Concert Shoot by Matthias Hombauer
    The New Petzval Art Lens is the perfect portrait lens. But have you ever wondered how it performs in difficult situations with low light and unpredictable movements, such as a concert? Viennese rockstar photographer Matthias Hombauer proves that such a challenge can be surpassed with exceptional results. In Linz, Austria he met the American rock band Portugal. The Man and shot excellent black and white photos! Check out the gallery below and let Matthias teach you how to work with the lens during concerts.
  • Fresh Portraits Taken with the New Petzval Art Lens

    Fresh Portraits Taken with the New Petzval Art Lens
    As you may have already heard of, the Lomography X Zenit Petzval Art Lens works not only with Canon EF and Nikon F mount SLRs, but with their digital counterparts as well. In this gallery post, we're putting the spotlight on these lovely portraits that our DSLR and Petzval-lens toting community members have taken!
  • Petzval Artist: Natural Photography Series and Interview with Alexandra Sophie

    Petzval Artist: Natural Photography Series and Interview with Alexandra Sophie
    Alexandra Sophie is a young self-taught fashion and illustration photographer who has already amassed a huge online following. She agreed to test the Petzval artistic lens and used it to create delicate and beautiful nature-themed images. See her work and learn about her photography philosophy after the jump.
  • Petzval Artist: Viennese Wedding Shoot by Pia Clodi

    Petzval Artist: Viennese Wedding Shoot by Pia Clodi
    Wedding photographer Pia Clodi shoots a summer ceremony with the New Petzval Lens. Find out more after the jump!