It’s been nearly a year since Lomography introduced this special film. In the beginning we got a lot of Ooooohhhh and some Ahhhhss but what has been happening lately once the big hype has been settling down a bit? We have learned that while this film will almost never disappoint it is also a bit harder than usual to get those one in a million outstanding over the edge shots (although this has of course also been done!)
Some say Redscale is for landscapes, some say it’s for portraits, some say Redsclae is always nice! I say: all of them are wrong! Most of all, Redscale is for that very special moment when everything works together – regardless what kind of picture you are going to take.
Colors mean differently for all walks of life. For this week we have coquelicot, a bright red named from the wild corn poppy. Lomography tries to understand the meaning of each complex color found in the gradient and what it means for most of us photographers.
One of the many great names in photographic history that ought to be remembered is Maria Austria, a profound figure of the neorealist photography movement. Visit her showcase in Berlin this coming October.
For lomographer Ana Batrićević, shooting on film is a welcome break from her mostly digital work. With her grandfather's camera, she documents the world around her in nostalgic hues, a process that serves as a reminder of her childhood. Get to know our newcomer of the week in this interview.
Last week, the TEN AND ONE winners flew in from all over the world to enjoy a week of workshops and exchange about their love for photography. I had the pleasure of spending a day with them and the Lomography staff, going on one of the famous LomoWalks.
You already had the pleasure of meeting this talented female photographer through our interview recently. Her name is Eleonora Sabet and her work will allow you to enter into a whole new world that she has created all by herself.
“This is the story before the sun sets, before one boy goes and leaves the other behind. Their names are maybe Denver, maybe Karlo, Their names do not matter. They are every boy who ever had a brother, who found out alone that fireflies die and mermaids never lived.”
She may have lost her favorite camera, but this unfortunate incident led her to forge connection with fellow film photographers. Dive into Alanna Durkee's amusing anecdote and other musings about analogue photography in this Newcomer of the Week interview.
There are hundreds of festivals cropping up in the UK over the next few weeks and the Fisheye 2 is the perfect camera to document the fun. Here are some tips on making the mos of this 35mm 170 degree camera!
Today is the first Monday of March! In some parts of the world, sunlight's already touching frozen flora and landscapes. However, things are looking hopeful as springtime approaches. Inspire yourself with the signs of life for this week's Monday Moodboard.