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 2016-10-24 #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
katphip on 2016-10-24 #news
Fall has arrived and in celebration of the release of Topiary we would like to ask the Lomography community to submit their favorite photos capturing nature, trees, and foliage.2016-10-24 1 Share Tweet
Take high-quality medium format shots, professional grade panoramas and get tons of customizable features yet compact in size!
cheeo on 2016-10-24 #news
Play around with vibrant colors and strong saturation with the AgfaPhoto CT Precisa 100.2016-10-24 2 Share Tweet
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 5 Share Tweet
Instantly enjoy the features of an instant camera with a Lomography Diana F+! Create signature Diana dreaminess in a second and start snapping soft-focused photos in no time!
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
Here's your weekly dose of the latest happenings in the Lomography Community.2016-10-23 3 8 Share Tweet
You want your subject be the center of attention? Petzval lens photos are recognizable for sharpness and crispness in the centre, strong color saturation, wonderful swirly bokeh effect, artful vignettes and narrow depth of field that will make your subjects stand out!
Here are some of the most radical experiments ever done on instant film.2016-10-23 2 8 Share Tweet
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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We have prepared a special set of filters to boost up your creative possibilities with the Petzval or any other lens with a 58mm filter mount. Get all in one set or pick your favourite and step up your game!
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 6 Share Tweet
Get closer than close and rediscover the beauty of everyday things with macro photography.2016-10-23 4 12 Share Tweet
Get ready for dreamy experimentation with the Diana Accessory Kit. This package contains all the Diana accessories in one box!
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.3 Share Tweet
The family that enjoys making silly faces together, stays together.2016-10-23 1 9 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!
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 6 Share Tweet
Snap your happy memories with the medium format Diana F+ Cortina! This special edition camera is a nod to fun winter holidays: snow-capped mountains, skiing and good times with friends and family!
Fate has lent its hands in making these photographs more interesting.2016-10-23 2 10 Share Tweet
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lomographymagazine on 2016-10-22 #tutorials #videos
Be your own master and learn how to use instances of bad composition into effective techniques in cinematography.2016-10-22 1 5 Share Tweet
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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!
Learn a new trick or two from these biking masters.2016-10-22 6 11 Share Tweet
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cheeo on 2016-10-22 #people
Peer into photographer Atisha Paulson's inner sanctum and learn more about his process, photographic journey, and so much more.1 14 Share Tweet
Thanks to the overwhelming support from our KickStarter backers, the Lomo'Instant Automat KS project was an outstanding success! For the fashionably late, we're happy to let you know that the Lomo'Instant Automat is now available for pre-order in the shop! Preorder now and get all a strap, splitzer, & extra color gels for FREE! Get it for Christmas!
How well do you know Lomography's Golden Rule #9?5 14 Share Tweet
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Ciel Hernandez on 2016-10-22 #people
More and more women are becoming comfortable with their own skin as they let go of fears and worries on being judged and imperfection. American portraitist Jordan Bunniie poses her models in their most natural through her analogue camera.1 4 Share Tweet
It's time to stock your larders for the photographic winter! Add 5 of your favorite B/W, Color Negative, or Red Scale Lomography film to your cart and pay the price for 4 when you use LOMOFILM54 on check out! This special deal available for just one week!
Crisselda Robles on 2016-10-22 #gear #people
Marketing man and photography blogger of 10 years, Tan GengHui remains to foster constant growth in his craft and interests. He actively shares his photography escapades through his blog and ventures into sports, events, and travel photography.4 Share Tweet
Add different effects in your Lomo'Instant shots and enjoy fisheye lens, portrait lens and close-up lens in this kit!
Take a look at the different degrees of being surprised.2 7 Share Tweet
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Clear and crisp images are here to capture one of your best moments in life! Shoot and share memories with your friends and families with Russar lens.
lomographymagazine on 2016-10-22 #places #tutorials
Here's a quirky set of photographs of abandoned locations to weirdly unoccupied spaces and cleared places from the Lomography community.9 Share Tweet
We've been blown away by the latest community shots taken with the New Petzval 58 Bokeh Control Art Lens ! If you didn’t get a chance to back us on our Kickstarter Campaign, don't worry - lenses are now available on our Online Shop! And guess what! They're ready to ship! Grab one now!
From the uncanny resemblance between the earth and its dweller to the breathtaking gradation of sunset colors, witness the intricacies of nature as photographed by our winning lomographers.2016-10-21 7 15 Share Tweet
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lomographymagazine on 2016-10-21 #news #people
Portraitist Vincent Peters travels to the biggest cities to photograph women with the biggest names right now.9 Share Tweet
A resurrection from the zenith of Russian premium optics, get the same elegance and classic compact design as its predecessor. — available in small quantities on a first-come, first-served basis.
Here's what transpired behind the scenes of your fellow lomographers's well-planed photo shoots.4 12 Share Tweet
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lomographymagazine on 2016-10-21 #culture
This is the rediscovered tragedy of the dancer couple who donned obscure costumes, as told by the photographs of Minya Diez-Dührkoop in 1920's Hamburg.2 7 Share Tweet
Take your camera on a safe ride with your bike. This sturdy ZKIN leather bag protects your Diana F+ sized cameras and Lens. Remove the loops and you have a stylish shoulder bag!
“Around the World in Analogue” is your bite-size guide to the most amazing travel destinations across the globe, as documented by the members of the Lomography community. Today, lomographer Théo Depoix-Tuikalepa from the Lomography France team takes us to Istanbul's maze of streets.2016-10-21 3 8 Share Tweet