The perfect mix of the dreamlike, soft focus traits of the Diana and the quirky, old-school satisfaction of instant film whets our appetite and we want more!
The Diana Instant Back+ is a godsend for us analog fanatics. Imagine all of the best features of two incredible cameras combined into nothing short of pure Lomographic heaven. Wouldn’t you agree? Let us know and you’ll get a chance to win yourself some awesome instant piggies!
For this rumble, we want you to help us create one place in the Photos archive where people can go to stand in awe and admire the latest Instant Back+ uploads! We’ll be choosing the best 10 uploads tagged with “Diana Instant Back” so snap up, upload, and tag right!
Film/Camera Type: Any photo taken with the Diana Instant Back+
no picture upload limit, at least 768px in either width or height
10 winners get 10 Piggies each
By submitting your photos to this rumble, you allow Lomography.com to use your submitted photos for promotional purposes.
Photographer Lydia Trappenberg has worked for companies such as Thistle Magazine, Stern and NEON. She has a talent for creating dream like photos using a mix of film and digital. We lent her the Petzval 85 Art Lens to test out the soft bokeh effect on her wonderful portraits.
As part of the 10th anniversary celebrations of the Diana F+ we interviewed Denise Grays, a US based film photography fanatic who recently set up #dianaday on twitter. She shared some of her favourite shots and talked about her passion for this dreamy, soft focus camera.
Adam Van Fossen's passion for film photography started 12 years ago during his high school photography class. Ever since then, he has continued practicing the craft and capturing the world in dreamlike photographs. Here, our featured community newcomer shares his thoughts on analogue photographs and some of his favorite images.
Isabella Craun is a 13-year old photographer, who was part of the Diana Project held by our friends from Brannigan and Follen Photo Haus in Cleveland. She came by our Gallery Store to chat about her first impressions on film photography with the Diana F+.
The existence of light grants us to see the whole spectrum of the prism. As we walk our way across the rainbow, we study, ruse and add meanings to the colors. Some mixes are a match made in heaven; such is the sky and sea.
The time we spend with our beloved ones is truly precious, and moments we capture along the way always remind us of it. There are some particularly special days when we just want to take photos until there is no film left.
We gave our Simple Use Film Camera to the photographer Nicolas Kuttler: a perfect symbiosis of his spontaneous photography, influenced by the 90's and these 35mm pre-loaded analogue cameras. Nicolas tells us about his photographic practice and the importance of analogue in his work.
Classic cameras meet a modern film format. That's the aim of Hong Kong-based camera hackers and reviewers Cam5ra Tribe. Their innovative hacks and modifications enable old cameras to shoot instant film. Here, member Johnny Yau tells a bit about their their fascinating work.
For the wandering Lomographer, we've got some alternative locations and destinations you might want to check out for picture-perfect travelogues. Away from the busy Manhattan streets, we bring you to the chill neighborhood of Coney Island and its relaxing shores.
Memory is a funny thing. Daily our brains take imprints to be curated in our memory bank, always being rewritten over and over, and when it overflows we subconsciously lose parts of things we once cherished or enjoyed. This is how the short film of Maria de Castro is.
Stephen Dowling knows a hell of a lot about film photography, he recently released his own B&W film and runs various blogs which delve into the wonderful world of analogue photography. We couldn't let his expertise go unnoticed & have crowned him one of our TEN AND ONE AWARDS Judges for 2017