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  • The Konstruktors: An Interview With orangebird

    written by kyonn on 2013-09-30
    The Konstruktors: An Interview With orangebird

    Here's an interview with orangebird, one of the first people in Japan to get the Konstruktor. She became a lomographer in 2000, and we thank her for using our Lomographic Cameras for many years. However, even for someone as experienced as her, it was a first time to assemble a camera. She could not stop herself from taking photos with the Konstruktor, so she just carried out despite the heavy rain.

  • Music Video of Futarino Veronica feat. LomoKino

    written by kyonn on 2013-09-02 #videos #people
    Music Video of Futarino Veronica feat. LomoKino

    The electro-pop music duo “Futarino Veronica” makes music with a rhythm making machine from 1977. That probably seems a bit off-the-wall, but their music sounds good! They are releasing their self-titled new album “Futarino Veronica” this April. Believe it or not, the music video for one of the songs from their new album, “Oyasumi Pokkie” was taken with the Lomography LomoKino. Here's an interview with Futarino Veronica!

  • The Konstruktors: An Interview With Hodachrome

    written by kyonn on 2013-07-01
    The Konstruktors: An Interview With Hodachrome

    Let us introduce you to one of the lucky guys who already got their Konstruktor...hodachrome! We're sure you've read his latest posts about long exposures and multiple exposures. He went to his favorite places with the Konstruktor and took some pictures. Check them out and hear his thoughts on the latest Lomographic camera!

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  • Grand Opening Reception for Lomography+ on May 24, 2013!

    written by kyonn on 2013-04-26 #news
    Grand Opening Reception for Lomography+ on May 24, 2013!

    Lomography will be relocating as “Lomography+” to a new art space in Eastern Tokyo on May 24, 2013!

  • News from Lomography Gallery Store Tokyo

    written by kyonn on 2013-04-25 #news
    News from Lomography Gallery Store Tokyo

    Due to the grand opening of Lomography+ in Tokyo from May 24th, 2013, Lomography Gallery Store Tokyo will close down its business in Shibuya, all the services will be moved to Lomography+ in 3331 Arts Chiyoda.

  • Grand opening of Lomography+ in 3331 Arts Chiyoda!

    written by kyonn on 2013-04-25 #news
    Grand opening of Lomography+ in 3331 Arts Chiyoda!

    Lomography's new creative space, Lomography+ is now opening at one of the most exciting art spaces in Tokyo, 3331 Arts Chiyoda!

  • Pouches Featuring Images Taken With a Diana Mini

    written by kyonn on 2013-04-19 #news
    Pouches Featuring Images Taken With a Diana Mini

    Japanese fashion brand ear PAPILLONNER has made the pouches featuring the images LomoAmigos Takeshi Suga took using his Diana Mini. These lovely pouches will hit the shops in late April for a limited period. Takeshi spoke to us about how he got to shoot the images.

  • One of the First Belair Owners: kikuzumi from Japan!

    written by kyonn on 2012-12-10 #gear
    One of the First Belair Owners: kikuzumi from Japan!

    If you pre-ordered the Belair on the release date or next day or so I bet it's either arrived or you've got notification the Belair is ready to be shipped! You have not got any email yet? Please be patient as we will definitely contact you once it is on the way! Meanwhile, let's take a look how kikuzumi, one of Lomography's community members from Japan, enjoys his first Belair in Japan and his shots taken with it!

  • One of the First Belair Owners: shooooter from Japan!

    written by kyonn on 2012-12-10 #gear
    One of the First Belair Owners: shooooter from Japan!

    Lomography Japan is receiving more Belair and immediately shipping them out to the loyal Lomographers who pre-ordered during the first round! shooooter is the one of these Lomographers to receive the Belair first in Japan. His first impressions and user review of the Belair are after the jump!

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  • Lomography x Sumally Collaboration

    written by kyonn on 2012-10-18 #news
    Lomography x Sumally Collaboration

    Lomography is teaming up with Sumally to deliver you a new form of collaboration between two forward thinking friends...

  • Community LomoAmigo hodachrome and his Faithful Lomo LC-A+

    written by kyonn on 2012-09-11 #people
    Community LomoAmigo hodachrome and his Faithful Lomo LC-A+

    By now you've all come across community Member, and LC-A star, hodachrome, or at least seen his surreal multiple exposure photos. Dolphins cursing through the sky, "Inceptional" views, and ferris wheels that look so grand and magnificent that you forget their function and treat them as a monument built for the God of photography. Let hodachrome tell you how to get the film deity to smile upon you!

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  • IRMA Records Compilation Album Competition

    written by kyonn on 2012-07-05 #news
    IRMA Records Compilation Album Competition

    We can't make you a rock star, but we can offer you the chance to make one of your photographs the cover art for an iTunes album. Interested? Take a look after the jump for more details.

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  • Natsumi Hayashi Exhibition: “Today's Levitation”

    written by kyonn on 2012-06-26 #news
    Natsumi Hayashi Exhibition: “Today's Levitation”

    Have you ever heard of the blog named yowayowacamera? It includes the series “Today's Levitation” and feartures Natsumi Hayashi's levitating self-portraits. Her first exhibition takes place in Ebisu,Tokyo from this weekend.

  • Filmmaker Tomokazu Yamada Shoots with the LomoKino

    written by kyonn on 2012-05-16 #videos #people
    Filmmaker Tomokazu Yamada Shoots with the LomoKino

    Filmmaker Tomokazu Yumada has made a film for us using the LomoKino! In the film "TOKYO LIGHTS," he expressed an identity in digital society with a street scene in Tokyo. Enjoy the film, the background, and his camera techniques with LomoKino!

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  • Feather and Down and LomoKino

    written by kyonn on 2012-05-09 #people
    Feather and Down and LomoKino

    Maria Andersson, also known as Feather and Down, is a Swedish artist whose beautiful voice and music brings us to a dreamy world. We caught up with her when she was in Tokyo for solo gigs and found out more about her LomoKino music videos. Read the interview after jump!

  • LomoAmigo Takeshi Suga holds Diana Mini Photography Exhibition at Gallery Store Tokyo!

    written by kyonn on 2012-02-23 #news
    LomoAmigo Takeshi Suga holds Diana Mini Photography Exhibition at Gallery Store Tokyo!

    We’re thrilled to announce that Takeshi Suga, the photographer we featured as a LomoAmigo, will be exhibiting his Diana Mini photographs at Lomography Gallery Store Tokyo. As well as the photos we have already introduced, the exhibition features his new work. If you’re in Tokyo, don’t miss this opportunity!

  • NME Photographer Takeshi Suga Shoots with the Diana Mini

    written by kyonn on 2011-12-26 #people
    NME Photographer Takeshi Suga Shoots with the Diana Mini

    Takeshi Suga is a photographer based in Glasgow, Scotland and takes photographs for British music magazine NME (New Musical Express). We present you the photos he took with his favorite camera, the Diana Mini, and an interview in which he talks about himself, the Diana Mini, and his job. Enjoy his work including the portraits of musicians taken with the Diana Mini after the break...

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  • Miki Furukawa Shoots With the LC-Wide

    written by kyonn on 2011-12-19 #people
    Miki Furukawa Shoots With the LC-Wide

    Miki Furukawa who was a vocalist and bassist for the Japanese rock band "Supercar" is achieving great success in various fields such as TV commercial, arts, and fashion. She has made a new band "LAMA" which is going to release new single and also she faces a collection of apparel brand "Gainan." With such a busy schedule, she enjoys shooting with the LOMO LC-Wide. Here, we'd like to share our interview with her and a selection of her photos!

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  • J-HipHop Artist Yucali (Halcali) Takes Pictures with the Sprocket Rocket

    written by kyonn on 2011-10-21 #people
    J-HipHop Artist Yucali (Halcali) Takes Pictures with the Sprocket Rocket

    Ever since they released their first CD "Tandem", J-HipHop Duo HALCALI is achieving great success in various fields such as making TV commercial songs, appearances on magazines and TV shows, and hosting a radio show. They have released their latest mini album last February, 2011. Here, we'd like to share pictures taken by YUCALI (the member of HALCALI) with the Sprocket Rocket, and an interview too!

  • Hekireki umiQ Shoots Using the LOMO LC-A+

    written by tame on 2011-09-23 #people
    Hekireki umiQ Shoots Using the LOMO LC-A+

    umiQ is the vocalist & guitarist of rock band, <a href="http://hekireki-web.blogspot.com/" target="_blank">Hekireki</a>. In 2009, Hekireki played at Summer Sonic as they passed an audition as public applicants. Below is our interview with and some pictures he took using his LOMO LC-A+.

  • Remember Remember Uses Diana Mini Photos for their Latest Album Artwork

    written by kyonn on 2011-09-15 #news
    Remember Remember Uses Diana Mini Photos for their Latest Album Artwork

    We have great news for you! British act Remember Remember use Diana Mini photos for their latest CD album artwork. For Diana Mini fans & all music lovers, That's awesome news! Let's check it out!

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  • Traveling All Over Japan with Photos!

    written by kyonn on 2011-09-14
    Traveling All Over Japan with Photos!

    A photo selection featuring all 47 prefectures of Japan! Are there any photos of places you've visited? Let's travel all over Japan with photos!

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  • La Sardina Staff Review

    written by kyonn on 2011-06-16 #gear
    La Sardina Staff Review

    La Sardina creates ultra dreamy pictures with its plastic wide angle lens - And with 4 different designs to get your hands on, you can decorate your room like a fashionable cafe!

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  • Lomography Gallery Store Tokyo Opens This Friday, 12/17!

    written by kyonn on 2010-12-15 #news
    Lomography Gallery Store Tokyo Opens This Friday, 12/17!

    Lomography Gallery Store Tokyo will move to the Shibuya district - one of the most exciting city in Tokyo! Our Grand opening party start 17 December at 6pm. Join us!

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  • The Sumida River Cruise Ships

    written by kyonn on 2010-08-09 #places
    The Sumida River Cruise Ships

    The Sumida River is a river which flows through Tokyo, Japan. It branches from the Arakawa River at Iwabuchi and flows into Tokyo Bay. The Sumida runs through Tokyo for 27 kilometers, under 26 bridges spaced at about one bridge per kilometer. Let me introduce the cruise ship in this river.

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  • Sanja Festival, Asakusa

    written by kyonn on 2010-08-09 #places
    Sanja Festival, Asakusa

    The Sanja Festival (Sanja-matsuri) is the festival that takes place every per year in Asakusa, Japan. It was held on May 13th to 16th of this year. I took part of the festivities together with my trusty Lomography cameras. Come on and take a look!

  • Kusatsu-Onsen

    written by kyonn on 2010-08-08 #places
    Kusatsu-Onsen

    Kusatsu-onsen is one of the most famous hot springs in Japan. The amount of hot water discharge are more than 32,300L per every single minute! The "Yubata" located center of this Kusatsu-onsen area.

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  • Lomography Gallery Store Tokyo

    written by ihci-uy on 2010-06-25 #places
    Lomography Gallery Store Tokyo

    Lomography Gallery Store Tokyo is located in Aoyama, the glittery and peaceful area of Metropolis Tokyo. This store is the only place where you can view all the Lomography products in Japan.