Handcrafted by Zenit using the finest glass optics, our Petzval 85 and Petzval 58 Bokeh Control Art Lenses deliver vivid color, crisp focus and dreamy, swirly bokeh with every click of the shutter. Featuring classic gear rack focusing mechanisms and Waterhouse aperture plate systems to give you full manual control over the focusing and bokeh in your frame, the Petzval Art Lenses are perfect for portraits. Just take a look at Roberta Tocco’s mezmerising image above! Create beautiful bokeh masterpieces – check out our Petzval 85 and Petzval 58 Bokeh Control Art Lenses now!
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Meet this month's batch of Lomographers who eagerly spread the Lomo-love throughout the community one click at a time.2016-10-27 Share Tweet
lomographymagazine on 2016-10-27 #news #people
Curator, photographer and women's advocate Amanda de Cadenet's photography exhibition features various perspectives by women, encompassing all issues surrounding the female gender.2016-10-27 5 Share Tweet
We're grateful for the overwhelming support from all our KickStarter backers. For those who were late to the party, we're happy to let you know that the Daguerreotype Achromat 2.9/64 Art Lens is now available for pre-order in the shop! Estimated delivery date slated for January 2017!
lomographymagazine on 2016-10-27 #people
Athens-based fine art photographer Alexis Vasilikos looks back from his own personal archive to rework them into redefined, poetic photographs.2016-10-27 1 6 Share Tweet
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Nepali photographer Mani Lama takes us to a tour into his reality through photography.2016-10-27 1 Share Tweet
A loving recreation of the Soviet-era classic is here to let you shoot like a master! This twin lens medium-format camera.allows you to switch in 120 or 35mm formats for your images.
lomographysoholondon on 2016-10-27 #news
Spanish band Hinds recently shot their world tour with the LC-A+. We loved the photos so much we've teamed up with them to offer you the chance to win a copy of their latest album "Leave Me Alone" and a Lomo'instant Sanremo!2016-10-27 1 1 Share Tweet
Crisselda Robles on 2016-10-27 #gear #people
Vera Mao is a model-slash-photographer and a fashion, travel, and beauty blogger. In this brief interview, Vera discusses her La Sardina experience.2016-10-27 1 Share Tweet
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- Agfa CT Precisa 100 (35mm)
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The beloved characters from the unique and imaginative world inside Studio Ghibli come to life.2016-10-26 3 Share Tweet
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At the age of only 23, Lana Prins has everything that is needed to be successful - both the talent and the dedication to this profession. Her photos are soft and bright with a touch of innocence.2016-10-26 1 12 Share Tweet
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The Phoblographer Editor's Choice Award Winner is here to give you the power of LC-A in shooting at 120 format! With the glowing colors, shadowy vignettes & fine contrasts and with tons of features including a 0.6m closest focusing distance, you will surely enjoy this LC-A 120 camera!
lomographymagazine on 2016-10-26 #people #tutorials #videos
Becoming a master, genius photographer does not happen overnight -- even the great American landscape shooter Ansel Adams followed a disciplined routine to refine his skills.1 2 Share Tweet
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A long-time fan of plastic cameras, Argentinean writer and photographer Lorraine Healy is the author of “Tricks With A Plastic Wonder,” a manual for achieving better results with a Holga camera. Here, Healy shares a sample of her analogue images shot in Morocco last fall.2016-10-26 10 13 Share Tweet
This beautiful camera features such ability to let users choose and switch between 35mm or 120 formats! Shoot more, save more! Get 15% discount on Lomography Films when you purchase film with the Lubitel camera!
lomographysoholondon on 2016-10-26
North London based photographer Galen Driver took the Petzval 58 lens out for a test drive and talked to us about his experiences in making it as a professional photographer in an ever-increasing competitive industry.2016-10-26 2 Share Tweet
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Artist Sharon Ya'ari's eclectic aesthetics in photography -- from his late 1960's colored slides to recent works are currently up in Vienna.2 Share Tweet
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Ivana Džamić on 2016-10-25 #people
Sara Lorusso started taking pictures at the age of sixteen when she soon discovered the world of photography. She became fascinated with human body early on and wanted to tell stories that matter.2016-10-25 1 14 Share Tweet
The best gear is the gear you have with you. Always keep a tripod handy for those hands-free moments with the ever portable, ever reliable Manfrotto PIXI Mini Tripod!
lomographymagazine on 2016-10-25 #culture #news
Witness the condition of contemporary Japanese photography soon as photographers tackle the Japanese capital as their theme.1 5 Share Tweet
Protect and organize your precious 110, 35mm or 120 rolls of films with UV-protective material you can now access your rolls at a glance!
lomographymagazine on 2016-10-25 #tutorials #videos
Filmmaking is an art which uses other modes of art to make a collective yet singular masterpiece.2 Share Tweet
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Keep your photographic gear safe while maintaining your dashing style with the Lomography Camera and Lens Pouch. This leather protective case can fit a wide range of Lomography cameras and accessories, and it also has an inner pocket to keep smaller items safe.
lomographysoholondon on 2016-10-25 #people #videos
Community member and analogue lover Simeon Smith recently made a short movie using a Lomokino, Actionsampler and a Spinner. He worked with folk singer Jess Hall to create a beautiful and haunting soundtrack. We talked to Simeon about this project why he chose to use analogue cameras.2 Share Tweet
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Crisselda Robles on 2016-10-25 #gear #people
A front liner in the Singaporean Lomography community, Richard Lin shares his experience with the Petzval 58 Bokeh Control Art Lens.2016-10-25 3 6 Share Tweet
Featuring the original optics from the Lomo LC-A, the Lomo LC-A Minitar-1 Art Lens merges the LC-A heritage of shooting from the hip with the exquisite handmade craftsmanship of the Lomography Art Lens Family. Compatible across a large platform of analogue and digital cameras, the Lomo LC-A Minitar-1 Art Lens offers freedom over the LC-A optics like never before!
lomographymagazine on 2016-10-25 #culture #places
The book "Bilderstrom: Der Rhein und die Fotografie" is your visual historical chronicle of Europe's most celebrated river from 1853 to now.2016-10-25 2 Share Tweet
Think fast, shoot faster! Get show stopping square photos on 120 film with the glowing colors, shadowy vignettes & fine contrasts. This season, never miss any adventure with the LC-A 120!
lomographymagazine on 2016-10-24 #news
Contemporary photographer draws inspiration from early Pictorialism to create this enigmatic series of hand-tinted photographs.2 Share Tweet
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Each film you're about to watch with artist Guy Maddin and the National Film Board of Canada's algorithmic and interactive cinema "Seances" will be the first and last.Share Tweet
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katphip on 2016-10-24 #news
Fall has arrived and in celebration of the release of Zoe Sky Jordan's new album "Topiary" we would like to ask the Lomography community to submit their favorite photos capturing nature, trees, and foliage.1 2 Share Tweet
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Grab the deal of your dreams with Lomography deals! Get Instant cameras, camera bags and other amazing accessories up to 70% off!
cheeo on 2016-10-24 #news
Play around with vibrant colors and strong saturation with the AgfaPhoto CT Precisa 100.6 Share Tweet
You can never go wrong with the easy-to-use Fisheye One Nautic! Dressed in a blue, red and white motif and adorned with nautical details, this compact camera allows you to see the world with a 170-degree view.
Holycrap is a family art collective based in Singapore, whose award-winning RUBBISH Famzine showcases their stories and memories through poetry, illustrations, and film photography.16 Share Tweet
Panoramic shots are here ready to be processed by our dedicated team experts! Development, prints and scans included. (Service availability depends on your markets)
lomographymagazine on 2016-10-24 #culture
Some wise passages, beautiful words and bits of poetry are here to uplift your Monday blues.5 Share Tweet
Photos shot with a New Petzval lens are immediately recognizable for their super-sharp focus areas and wonderful swirly bokeh effect. Each New Petzval lens is crafted from brass (just like the original Petzval lens) and features premium glass optics. Together with Lomography, the lenses have been designed and constructed by a team of optics specialists at the Zenit factory in Russia. Zenit are master lens manufacturers and have the skill to build the Petzval lens for use with today’s SLR cameras.
Here's your weekly dose of the latest happenings in the Lomography Community.3 11 Share Tweet
Start instantly immortalizing every memorable moment in your life with your very own Lomo Instant Mini camera now! Get 20% off on the Lomo Instant Mini edition of your choice! **The Lomo’Instant Milano, Lomo'Instant Mumbai, all Lomo'Instant Automat edtions, and all Lomo’Instant Wide editions are exempt from this offer.
Here are some of the most radical experiments ever done on instant film.3 10 Share Tweet
KONO! REKORDER 100-200 BW film gives you high in contrasts and brilliant in sharpness images. Get experimental – pre exposed numbers and letters in the films may appear on your images randomly!
lomographymagazine on 2016-10-23 #culture #videos
Horror film genre's 'cream of the crop' cinematic stills are here for your eyes to feast on and unsettle you from your comfort zone once again.2 Share Tweet