Tag: news

  • Lomography's New Limited Edition Camera!

    written by mattcharnock on 2011-04-01 in #news
    Lomography's New Limited Edition Camera!

    We're proud to introduce a new camera that our designers and engineers painstakingly created. You're in for a big surprise after the jump!

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  • Kodak Will Keep Film Alive

    written by plasticpopsicle on 2012-02-10 in #news
    Kodak Will Keep Film Alive

    Nearly a month after Kodak announced its move to file for bankruptcy protection, the iconic company finally has a good news for film photographers: it will cease the production of digital equipment but will carry on with its film division. Read more about it after the jump!

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  • My 2011 in Analogue: What a Year!

    written by mephisto19 on 2011-12-31 in #lifestyle
    My 2011 in Analogue: What a Year!

    I was asked to submit around ten photos of my 2011, but 10 is almost nothing if you know that I uploaded over 12,000 photos in 2011. So here you can see my lomographic year, including some blog posts, music and LomoKinos. Enjoy reading and have a great 2012!

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  • Changes To Piggy Spending Rules

    written by tomas_bates on 2011-08-12 in #news
    Changes To Piggy Spending Rules

    With more ways than ever to earn Piggies and great offers happening every week in the Lomography Online Shop, we’ve had to take the tough decision to change how Piggies can be spent – But the change doesn’t come into effect until August 19th and rest assured there will be loads more great shop offers and possibilities for you in the future! Read on for details about the change...

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  • A 100% DIY Laser-Cut Camera!

    written by fredericdith on 2011-07-07 in #news
    A 100% DIY Laser-Cut Camera!

    Want to make your own camera? With a solid plan, some tools and lots of time, you can!

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  • Jeff Harris' 13 Years of Self-Portaits

    written by nyebe on 2012-01-17 in #news
    Jeff Harris' 13 Years of Self-Portaits

    13 years ago, Jeff Harris made a New Year's resolution - that is to take a picture of himself each day. And 13 years and 4,748 self-portraits later, has done an amazing and inspiring work. Let's check it out.

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  • The War Against Photography

    written by cruzron on 2011-02-25 in #lifestyle
    The War Against Photography

    We've all heard and experienced it one time time or another. You're just minding your own business taking a few snapshots with your Lomo cameras when out of nowhere, uniformed individuals accost you and demand that you either show them a permit or stop shooting. This is the war against photography. Know your rights!

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  • Coming Soon! Part 1

    written by tomas_bates on 2011-10-21 in #news
    Coming Soon! Part 1

    It’s time to tell you folks some BIG news! A brand new Lomography item is on the horizon and we’ve got some cryptic clues to tease you with – Don’t worry, all will be revealed soon!

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  • To Crop Or Not To Crop, That Is The Question

    written by denisesanjose on 2012-06-27 in #news
    To Crop Or Not To Crop, That Is The Question

    While some like to present their photographs unedited or straight-out-of-camera, it turns out that a little snipping here and there can transform good images into great ones. Did you know that some of the most iconic photographs of the century are actually cropped versions of their originals? Check out the gallery below and tell us what you think!

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  • The Mysterious Photographs of Alison Scarpulla

    written by frauspatzi on 2013-02-11 in #lifestyle

    Alison Scarpulla is a 22-year-old, analog photographer. To give her images a mysterious look, she edits the negatives using acid and wine.

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  • Todd Bieber Finds Owner of Missing NYC Blizzard Roll!

    written by cruzron on 2011-03-09 in #news
    Todd Bieber Finds Owner of Missing NYC Blizzard Roll!

    Do you still remember the incredible news of the lost film roll in New York early in the year? Well, it seems that Todd Bieber, the film maker who found the roll, has finally found the elusive owner!

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  • Philippe Ramette's Gravity Defying Photographs

    written by nyebe on 2012-01-24 in #news
    Philippe Ramette's Gravity Defying Photographs

    One quick glance and you might probably say 'meh. shopped...'. Well, you got it wrong because Philippe Ramette does his self portraits with analogue effects resulting in jaw dropping, breathtaking, and gravity defying photographs.

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  • Unpublished 9/11 Film Photographs by James Nachtwey

    written by nyebe on 2011-09-09 in #news
    Unpublished 9/11 Film Photographs by James Nachtwey

    Remembering the Septermber 11 terrorist attacks, photographer James Nachtwey revisits his rolls of film and shares unpublished photographs he snapped during that fateful day.

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  • A Lomographer's Dream Car

    written by gabysalas on 2012-02-23 in #news
    A Lomographer's Dream Car

    How many cameras does it take to cover a van? No, this is not a trick question involving calculating the surface area of a van and then dividing it by the shape and size of an average camera. After the jump, read about a man who did this and how many cameras he ended up using.

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  • Toilet Paper Dispensers Shaped Like 35mm Film Canisters

    written by nyebe on 2011-12-04 in #news
    Toilet Paper Dispensers Shaped Like 35mm Film Canisters

    I stumbled across this cool TP dispenser on my usual 5pm stroll on the internet. Check out this fun and quirky toilet tool. Read on...

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  • Coming Soon! Part 2

    written by tomas_bates on 2011-10-24 in #news
    Coming Soon! Part 2

    Ladies and gentlemen, it’s time for the second of our coming soon clues - Read on for another hint about our new mystery product!

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  • The Genius of Vivian Maier

    written by cruzron on 2011-01-10 in #news
    The Genius of Vivian Maier

    The photography community over the past few weeks have been abuzz about a newly discovered stash of breathtaking street photographs from the '50s. If you haven't heard of her already, its my pleasure to introduce you to Vivian Maier.

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  • Fresh Bait: Part Two

    written by devoncaulfield on 2011-06-07 in #news
    Fresh Bait: Part Two

    Ahoy there Sailor! Lost at sea with the first clue we gave you about our new mystery product? Don’t worry, here’s another hint to keep you guessing!

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  • Large Format LEGO!

    written by cruzron on 2011-04-08 in #news
    Large Format LEGO!

    We've all heard of the recent fad of LEGO digital cameras but a large format one is completely unheard of! Until now of course.

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  • Flitetest.com Teaches the Diana F+ to Fly!

    written by bohlera on 2013-02-07 in #gear #tipster
    Flitetest.com Teaches the Diana F+ to Fly!

    The possibilities of experimenting with analogue photography are truly endless. The good people at flitetest.com have taken Lomography to new heights. Quite literally. They recently mounted a Diana F+ on a remote controlled helicopter and took some awesome instant photographs with the Instant Back. Read how they did it and watch their great video on the project right here!

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  • Top Bloggers Who Use Analogue Cameras: Part 1

    written by easilydistracted on 2011-06-22 in #news
    Top Bloggers Who Use Analogue Cameras: Part 1

    After a while of thinking about who to feature in this article, I realised that I had too many favourite blogs I'd like to share. So here is the FIRST part of my list of top bloggers who use analog cameras. Enjoy!

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  • Audrey Tautou Snaps with the Lomo LC-A+

    written by cruzron on 2010-05-03 in #news
    Audrey Tautou Snaps with the Lomo LC-A+

    France's Envy Magazine recently featured celebrities and their so-called "hidden sides". From inside the glossy pages there's this young and petite actress who's sporting our beloved LOMO LC-A. Why, it's France's very own Audrey Tautou!

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  • Watch the Worldwide Photo Caterpillar Video!

    written by plasticpopsicle on 2013-05-08 in #news
    Watch the Worldwide Photo Caterpillar Video!

    What happens when you put together 500 lomographers from 30 cities around the world, and 150 rolls of film? Well, one heck of an awesome Worldwide Lomo Caterpillar! Step right up to watch the cool video!

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  • CNN Presents 'Film: Not Dead Yet'

    written by nyebe on 2011-09-02 in #news
    CNN Presents 'Film: Not Dead Yet'

    We, here in Lomography, say that "The Future is Analogue!" But for other people in this modern age, digital has become the standard and film is slowly being cast in the shadows. Let's take a look at some of the people who strive and help preserve the film photography community in New York in this CNN video feature.

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  • Elle Fanning at Chanel with Her Diana Mini!

    written by alessiab on 2011-07-12 in #news
    Elle Fanning at Chanel with Her Diana Mini!

    The masses gathered in style for a week of high fashion and fantasy as the Paris Haute Couture Fashion Week came into full force. The Chanel show especially sparkled, and it wasn't just the floors and seats covered in black glitter, but also the star-studded crowd including Elle Fanning, who was sporting our beloved Diana Mini.

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  • 500 Most Popular Photos (So Far) for 2013 (Part 1)

    written by plasticpopsicle on 2013-03-27 in #news
    500 Most Popular Photos (So Far) for 2013 (Part 1)

    To celebrate our latest milestone of reaching 500,000 likes on Facebook, we would like to showcase throughout the week the 500 most popular photos to date, as judged by you, our beloved community members! If you're ready to see the first 100 beautiful lomographs of 2013, step right up ladies and gents, and read on!

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  • How 35mm Film is Developed and Printed

    written by plasticpopsicle on 2013-01-16 in #news
    How 35mm Film is Developed and Printed

    If you've ever wondered about the journey your film goes through once you take it to the lab, you're in for a treat! PetaPixel shares with us some behind the scenes photos showing how 35mm film is developed and printed in local labs! Read on and feed your curiosity!

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  • Diana Cameras Saved from Burning House

    written by blablabla-anab on 2012-05-25 in #news
    Diana Cameras Saved from Burning House

    Last weekend, I was waiting for my ice cream, reading a free Portuguese magazine called DIF when I spotted, not one, but two Diana cameras on its pages. And it turned out they had been rescued from an house on fire, or at least they would have, if there had actually been a fire. Learn about the Burning House Project and the astounding amount of cameras that it rescues.

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  • New Preview Feature for Your Submissions

    written by sleepswimming on 2011-06-21 in #news
    New Preview Feature for Your Submissions

    Good news, folks! We’ve made improvements on the site to make submitting articles more convenient. Check out the new preview feature!

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  • The Secret Life of Vivian Maier

    written by webo29 on 2011-07-14 in #news
    The Secret Life of Vivian Maier

    When Chicago nanny Vivian Maier died in 2009, she left behind an archive of over 100,000 negatives, prints, and home-made films discovered only shortly before her death.

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