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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lomographymagazine on 2016-10-26 #culture #videos
The beloved characters from the unique and imaginative world inside Studio Ghibli come to life.Share Tweet
Ivana Džamić on 2016-10-26 #people
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 5 Share Tweet
Capture picture-perfect panoramas and get prints approximately the size of two standard frames. With the Kompakt, you'll see the world from a whole new perspective.
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.2016-10-26 1 2 Share Tweet
Lorraine Healy on 2016-10-26 #places
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 4 12 Share Tweet
Carry your favorite Lomo'Instant baby in the latest, meticulously designed, luxuriously leather camera bag from Lomography and Above the Fray, the Lomo'Instant Camera Bag! Pre-order now and get it by the end of September 20165
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 prfessional photographer in an ever-increasing competitive industry.2016-10-26 1 Share Tweet
lomographymagazine on 2016-10-26 #news
Artist Sharon Ya'ari's eclectic aesthetics in photography -- from his late 1960's colored slides to recent works are currently up in Vienna.2016-10-26 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 11 Share Tweet
lomographymagazine on 2016-10-25 #culture #news
Witness the condition of contemporary Japanese photography soon as photographers tackle the Japanese capital as their theme.2016-10-25 1 4 Share Tweet
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Confidently carry all the gear you'll ever need for your daily adventures with the American-made waxed canvas and high-quality leather trim clad Johansen Bellbrook Backpack! Secure your gear and gadgets, along with your 15 inch laptop in the padded compartments!
lomographymagazine on 2016-10-25 #tutorials #videos
Filmmaking is an art which uses other modes of art to make a collective yet singular masterpiece.2016-10-25 2 Share Tweet
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.2016-10-25 1 Share Tweet
Grab the newest, shiniest, instant camera around, the Lomo'Instant Mumbai, and get 20% off when you buy it with 10 packs of Fuji Instax Mini films!
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
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
We constantly search far and wide, meticulously seek out, hunt down, and hand-pick some of the most experimental and alternative gear out there - and we've now gathered them all in one easy to browse shop category, ready for the picking! In the Lomo-Bazaar, you canalso be part of our process of collecting fresh new products, rare treasures, and crowd-funded creations to sell on the shop - after all, they’re all for you! Get in touch with us to share your suggestions for amazing gear - go on, we’re all ears!
lomographymagazine on 2016-10-24 #news
Contemporary photographer draws inspiration from early Pictorialism to create this enigmatic series of hand-tinted photographs.2016-10-24 2 Share Tweet
Grab this set of 8 filters with 52mm mount and Save 20%! Squeeze the most out of your shots with these filters and the New Petzval 58mm Bokeh Control Lens!
lomographymagazine on 2016-10-24 #culture #videos
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
Let your loved one pick the gift of their dreams. Lomography Online Shop Gift Certificates are the perfect present for every analogue devotee on your gift list
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.2016-10-24 1 2 Share Tweet
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cheeo on 2016-10-24 #news
Play around with vibrant colors and strong saturation with the AgfaPhoto CT Precisa 100.2016-10-24 6 Share Tweet
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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.2016-10-24 16 Share Tweet
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lomographymagazine on 2016-10-24 #culture
Some wise passages, beautiful words and bits of poetry are here to uplift your Monday blues.2016-10-24 5 Share Tweet
Need something to keep your gear safe in and share your pride with the world? An amazing selection of Lomography bags are currently on sale! Don't lose the moment and get your favorite one!
Here's your weekly dose of the latest happenings in the Lomography Community.3 11 Share Tweet
Grab your camera with long exposure feature and start painting using light with this Pixel Stick! Consists of 200 full color RGB LEDs you can play and capture easily!
Here are some of the most radical experiments ever done on instant film.2016-10-23 3 10 Share Tweet
Enjoy analogue moviemaking experience with Lomography's 35mm movie camera and an accompanying accessory to watch your films with. View your masterpieces in the most analogue way possible with the LomoKinoscope.
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.2016-10-23 2 Share Tweet
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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 2016-10-23 #people
The first shot out of every roll of film is usually a half-burned frame. Photographer and graphic designer Anastasia Korosteleva turned her collection into a series.2016-10-23 7 Share Tweet
Lomography X-Pro 200 35mm Slide Film will squeeze some sweet and sour tones into your photos and will make your images blend with citrusy tones!
Get closer than close and rediscover the beauty of everyday things with macro photography.5 15 Share Tweet
Make sure your cameras are secured within your reach! Durable, stylish and tough enough to tag along with your on-the-go shoots! You can now grab this strap anytime through regular purchase!
Ciel Hernandez on 2016-10-23 #people
Painterly, picturesque and surreal -- common elements found in analogue photographer Kristian Jalonen and his developing oeuvre, are reminiscent of the vintage Pictorialism. Applying his own intuitive twist, he reinvents the aesthetic with livelier composition.1 5 Share Tweet
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The family that enjoys making silly faces together, stays together.2016-10-23 3 12 Share Tweet
This premium selection allows you to take all kinds of wonderful analogue photographs; Close-Ups, Fisheye, super-wide, the possibilities are as limitless as your lomographic imagination.
lomographymagazine on 2016-10-23 #culture #places
Tokyo in the 80's are already drenched in bright colors as color photography becomes a more mainstream medium. Here's a brilliant gallery of a quite vintage era of the city.2016-10-23 1 7 Share Tweet
Get as close to the objects of your Lomographic desire as possible. Light up your shots with a flash that is easy to use, easy to carry around and easy to finance!
Fate has lent its hands in making these photographs more interesting.2016-10-23 2 10 Share Tweet