Tag: contax

  • Show Your Stash, Mikahsupageek!

    written by denisesanjose on 2013-03-10 in #lifestyle
    Show Your Stash, Mikahsupageek!

    There's an analogue voyeur inside all of us and we just know you guys love to see camera porn. The Lomography Magazine's new "Show Your Stash" series features the essential gear and gizmos film photographers carry in their bag. Up first is Paris-based Community member, @mikahsupageek!

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  • The Contax T2 – as high tech as I need to get in my analogue adventures!

    written by dannyedwards on 2011-05-10 in #reviews
    The Contax T2 – as high tech as I need to get in my analogue adventures!

    The Contax T2 is a compact auto focus point and shoot camera released by Kyocera in 1990. It was targeted at professionals who needed a high-end compact to carry around at all times; and well, wealthy amateurs I suppose.

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  • Who Let The Dogs Out? 50 Best Film Photographs by Synchrodogs

    written by denisesanjose on 2013-07-10 in #lifestyle
    Who Let The Dogs Out? 50 Best Film Photographs by Synchrodogs

    Young Ukrainian photographers Tania Shcheglova and Roman Noven—collectively known as Synchrodogs—prefer Contax film cameras over digital. It might be risky to shoot analogue for fashion jobs, but since their contemporary and crazy imaginative style is founded on "risqué," more clients, commissions and a book deal naturally followed.

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  • Juergen Teller's Best Shots

    written by denisesanjose on 2013-01-25 in #news
    Juergen Teller's Best Shots

    German fashion and art photographer Juergen Teller, armed with his Contax G2 camera as always, shared six of his top photos with The Telegraph. From bathing in a geothermal lagoon with Björk to nerve-wracking moments with convict OJ Simpson, Teller tells us the interesting anecdotes behind each irregular image.

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  • Juergen Teller Tells It Like It Is

    written by denisesanjose on 2012-03-07 in #lifestyle
    Juergen Teller Tells It Like It Is

    This week's featured portrait photographer is fashionista favourite, Juergen Teller. The German lensman is one of the few artists who remains analogue—armed with his Contax G2—which suits his unorthodox "in-your-face" shooting style. Read more to see some of his most popular work, from commercial projects to couture clients to commissioned portraits.

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  • See the World Through The Contax T2

    written by ajagee24701 on 2013-12-01 in #reviews
    See the World Through The Contax T2

    The Contax T2 is a camera that has made a name for itself by producing stunningly sharp images with brilliant and crisp color. Is it really worth all of the hype though? I think so.

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  • The Kiev 4A

    written by brian007 on 2010-09-08 in #reviews
    The Kiev 4A

    The Soviet era Contax clone heavy metal totally mechanical precision glass 35mm coupled rangefinder affordable beauty.

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  • Spotted: The Kills with the Sprocket Rocket & More Film Cameras!

    written by denisesanjose on 2012-05-23 in #news
    Spotted: The Kills with the Sprocket Rocket & More Film Cameras!

    We love discovering musicians who love film photography so these shots of American singer Alison Mosshart and British guitarist Jamie Hince--better known as The Kills--are superb finds! See the band rocking Sprocket Rocket, Contax, and Leica cameras here!

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  • Lomopedia: Contax G series

    written by plasticpopsicle on 2014-03-21 in #reviews
    Lomopedia: Contax G series

    An interesting line from Contax, the G series was comprised of two interchangeable-lens autofocus rangefinder cameras introduced in 1994 and 1996, and produced until the end of 2005.

  • My First Roll with a Kiev 4 Camera

    written by sirio174 on 2012-07-04 in #reviews
    My First Roll with a Kiev 4 Camera

    Here you can see some photos taken with my Kiev 4 camera. It's an awesome rangefinder camera, which I owned for some months last year.

  • Lomopedia: Zeiss Contax I

    written by plasticpopsicle on 2014-03-26 in #reviews
    Lomopedia: Zeiss Contax I

    The first camera by German camera maker Zeiss Ikon and the first model under the Contax camera brand, the Zeiss Contax I was made to rival the then popular Leica rangefinder cameras. Find out more about this historic snapper in this installment of Lomopedia!

  • Lomopedia: Contax RTS III

    written by plasticpopsicle on 2013-10-30 in #reviews
    Lomopedia: Contax RTS III

    A highly advanced electronic SLR camera loved by many up to the present, the Contax RTS III was introduced by Yashica/Kyocera in 1990. While the last in the Contax RTS series, this 35mm SLR camera introduced many new features and boasted of a reputation as one of the best manual focus SLR cameras throughout the 90s.