Tag: minitar

  • The Many Colors of the Minitar

    written by mayeemayee on 2012-10-06 in #lifestyle
    The Many Colors of the Minitar

    It's amazing how one analogue camera can produce a dozen of colors in one shot!

  • Chapter 7: The Heart: Minitar 1 Lens

    written by cruzron on 2011-01-09 in #library
    Chapter 7: The Heart: Minitar 1 Lens

    Thereupon Mr. Sveriv, Design Manager of the LOMO PLC design office, began to take action. He gave orders to two renowned men in the Russian optical industry to improve the calculations for the Minitar 1 Lens: to Professor Radionov from the LITMO Institute, a respected emeritus with a goatee, and to Lev Sakin, the in-house optical specialist. It was Lev Sakin who was responsible for the recalculations and in 1984 presented the final calculations for the Minitar 1. This lens had a modified radius and a different glass type.

  • Lomo LC-A Refurb

    written by zulupt on 2008-11-17 in #reviews
    Lomo LC-A Refurb

    The Lomo LCA is the camera that started the Lomography movement in 1995, based upon Cocina CX-1, it was made in Saint-Petersburg, in 1982 by LOMO factories (Leningradskoye Optiko Mechanichesckoye) but the production stopped in 2005, the “replacement” arrived in 2006, the LCA+.