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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- Step Into the Third Dimension Competition
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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.Share Tweet
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 1 Share Tweet
Reanimate the classic look of motion picture in film photography and cherish images in low-light scenes or images with shades of blue hues in bright daylight!
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 1 Share Tweet
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!
cheeo on 2016-10-24 #news
Play around with vibrant colors and strong saturation with the AgfaPhoto CT Precisa 100.2016-10-24 5 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 12 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
Here's your weekly dose of the latest happenings in the Lomography Community.2016-10-23 3 9 Share Tweet
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Pixelstick is the most incredible lightpainting tool ever! It consists of 200 full color RGB LEDs inside a lightweight aluminum housing. With pixelstick, you can seamlessly insert any image into your long exposures. Pixelstick can even increment through a series of images over multiple exposures, opening up lightpainting to the world of timelapse, and allowing for animations of a scope and quality never before seen
Here are some of the most radical experiments ever done on instant film.2016-10-23 2 9 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
You’ve shouted your analogue love from the rooftops and worn your heart on your sleeve – Now it’s time to take it to the next level and wear it on your skin! Lomo Temporary Tattoos contains 5 tattoos you can treasure 3 designs of black and white cameras and 2 colored designs. Go ahead, stick it on and show it off!
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 5 14 Share Tweet
Most Popular Films
- Agfa CT Precisa 100 (35mm)
- Fuji Superia 200 (35mm)
- Fuji Superia 400 (35mm)
- Kodak Color Plus 200 (35mm)
- Lomography Color Negative 100
- Lomography Color Negative 400 (35mm)
- Lomography Color Negative 800 ISO 35mm
- Lomography Redscale XR 50-200 35mm
- Lomography X-Pro Chrome 100
- Lomography XPro 200 ISO 35mm
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
Photos shot with a New Petzval lens are immediately recognizable for their super-sharp focus areas and wonderful swirly bokeh effect. The lens is readily available and ships right away.
The family that enjoys making silly faces together, stays together.2016-10-23 2 11 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 2016-10-23 #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
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Introducing the shiniest, newest member of our Lomo'Instant Family, the Lomo'Instant Mumbai! Inspired by the golden Indian metropolis filled with striking architecture, busy bazaars and fantastic food, the Lomo’Instant Mumbai combines the beauty of shiny copper and light grey faux leather. Grab one now!
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
Clip it, show it, share it, Start creating your own photo gallery at your own space! Just click them together and instantly organize your best memories with friends and family!
Learn a new trick or two from these biking masters.2016-10-22 6 11 Share Tweet
Add a nice touch to your style by using it as a mobile phone and camera charm, or even as a cute add-on to your outfit.
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 20 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!
How well do you know Lomography's Golden Rule #9?7 15 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!
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
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Fit more of your friends in the frame as you paint the night all shades of colors and share the fun instantly with the Lomo'Instant Wide Central Park! Experience the fun of instant in wider format, and revel in the power to experiment with the revolutionary amount of control that the Lomo'Instant Wide affords!
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
Capture more and save more when you buy the LC-Wide Instant Bundle. Get 50% off the original price of the LC-A Instant back, and get the LC-Wide Instant Kit for FREE!
Take a look at the different degrees of being surprised.2 10 Share Tweet
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- black and white
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.2016-10-22 10 Share Tweet
Most Popular Cities
- Austin, Texas
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- Los Angeles, CA
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- New York
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- Sao Paulo
- Seattle, WA
- São Paulo
- Taipei City
- Tulsa, OK
- hong kong
- kuala lumpur
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.8 16 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
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
Play with different shades of yellow to deep red with this hand-rolled 35mm film! (Please note that film availability may depends on your region)
Here's what transpired behind the scenes of your fellow lomographers's well-planed photo shoots.4 13 Share Tweet