First, choose a location where you plan on setting up your photobooth. You may put up a patterned fabric or blanket up a wall as a backdrop. Set up a space where you could put up the props for your guests to use.
Make sure that the tripod that you use is sturdy enough to hold the LomoKino, you wouldn’t want it to wobble while you are shooting. Set the level of the tripod according to the height of the one you’re taking a picture of. Use the viewfinder for reference.
Now’s the fun part! Allow your guests to pose in front of the camera and turn the lever. They can wave their arms, jump up and down, and do other crazy movements.
Process the film and use an editing software to make a mini video of the photos that you captured. Pair it up with a groovy background tune and you’re all set!
Prepare loads of film if you’re having a big party. It’s better to have more photos.
You can print out copies of the photos to give out as a souvenir to your friends.
Experiment in different lighting conditions and locations to have more variety in your photos.
Enter a new analogue dimension with the LomoKino. Lomography’s own 35mm analogue movie camera allows you to capture action and immortalize your story on film! Shoot 144 frames on any 35mm film and create your own cinematic masterpieces. Want to watch your movie the old-school way? We also offer the LomoKino and LomoKinoscope package!
Mitchell Wojcik is based in Brooklyn, New York. He likes "Ghostbusters, and to make whatever comes to mind and document my life as I go." He used to put a lot of thought into things, but now prefers to have fun and not think about it at all. Hmm, sounds like a perfect match for the Lomo'Instant Automat Glass!
As the founder of The Creative Exchange, Charles Etoroma reached out to Lomography USA wanting to help us tell the world about Lomography. He shot with the classic Diana F+, and offered some thoughts on making your own path with no limits as a creative, no matter what.
Thanks to Lomography the world can experiment again with the magic of color shifting films. But how does one use these films properly in different lighting conditions? Here are some tips about shooting with the LomoChrome Purple XR 100-400 and LomoChrome Turquoise XR 100-400 at night.
For the beginner, encountering film photography can be intimidating, as it often requires much thought than in digital photography. But when you do get to learn the ropes, it becomes part of the habit, and there's definitely a payoff in shooting analogue.
This lightweight and compact Art Lens System is three prime lenses in one. Shoot with a fixed focal length of 35mm, 50mm or 80mm and experiment with a wide range of f/stops and special aperture plates to achieve countless creative styles. Available in Canon EF, Nikon F or Pentax K mount! Now available for regular purchase!
At face value, it seems like no one could ever go wrong with taking a landscape photograph. Anyone can do it, so long as the subject is visible. But how do you rise above the mediocrity that plagues landscape photography?
Like the contemporary auteur, they've been through other influences to make the style of their own. Christopher Nolan has his own distinction, but even you can make it with some practice and minding of the details.
Sometimes, waiting for the perfect moment to capture on film can be challenging. Here's where our next Lomo'Instant Automat Glass tip comes in handy: all it takes is switching the Bulb mode on and getting creative with some sparklers.
There are so many exciting things you can do with the Lomo’instant Automat Glass, it’s hard to know where to start. We’ve been giving this lovable camera the full test drive so that you can experience its full potential in an instant! Today Vivien Kongolo gives us some tips on shooting portraits.
We’ve invented an Instant Mini Back for the Lomo’Instant Square so that you can shoot on two different instant film formats. With double the features, it’s double the fun! Available on Kickstarter now.
Join us at the Lomography Soho Store on Wednesday, 12th April as we celebrate Film Photography Day with the official Lomo’Instant Automat Glass launch party! You will get the chance to have your portrait taken on the Lomo’Instant Automat Glass in our sparkly, silver crystal photo-booth.