A Russian beauty that’s a blast from the past, the Smena 8M is afully manual lady that yields eye-popping color saturation and contrast.
Here’s some shots from our Photos page of the Smena in action. Crisp, sharp shots are yours for the taking with this old relic from the 80’s!
With full control over your aperture and shutter speeds, unlimited creativity is in your hands with the Smena 8M! Made by the LOMO factory, the Smena was and remains an icon in the analog world. If that wasn’t enough, this little wonder from Russia also features an uncoupled shutter so you have access to easy double exposures – even more if you want! Using it at first might be a wee bit confusing but once you get used to its quirks and controls, prepare yourself to get some golden shots!
Filmmaker Steven Soderbergh is known as a chameleon of color, known for using striking, strong color casts in which frames are saturated with one hue. In this video, Fandor Channel studies the palettes and the neighboring colors that make each scene "out of this world".
Right after Hallow's Eve is the lively and colorful Día de Los Muertos, a holiday in Mexico when families and friends gather to pray and celebrate those who died, hoping that their spiritual journey goes well. Flower skulls, tasty food, colorful altars... what a beautiful tradition it is!
A long-time fan of plastic cameras, Argentinean writer and photographer Lorraine Healy is the author of “Tricks With A Plastic Wonder,” a manual for achieving better results with a Holga camera. In this article, Healy delves deeper into the art of color infrared photography, examining the differences achieved by using different color filters.
The '90s was a memorable, incredible decade. Apart from the founding of Lomography and the community, there were other fads and pop culture icons that made noise, forever etching in the minds of many. Remember flannels? You have to thank Nirvana for that.
LomoAmigo Brian Bruno returns with a colorful and dazzling project collaging together instant photos to make a bigger overall image. Using the Lomo'Instant Square, Brian was able to create some amazing compositions that play tricks on the eye.
Responsible for a monumental analogue movement in the midst of digital revolution, the LC-A camera is internationally renown for its vivid colors, intense saturation and moody vignetting. Now, in our 25th year, we’re proud to introduce three new anniversary editions for the LC-A+, the LC-Wide and the LC-A 120 which feature a unique, embossed leather design!
We've finally nailed down the basic colors from primary to secondary; now it's time to study other colors, hybrids, and palettes that make this world more complex and non-binary. We run in gradients, and such is the sky and its twilight wedge.
A long-time fan of plastic cameras, Argentinean writer and photographer Lorraine Healy is the author of “Tricks With A Plastic Wonder,” a manual for achieving better results with a Holga camera. In this article, Healy explores the profound bond between the colorful neighborhood of La Boca, in Buenos Aires, and its internationally famous soccer club.
Lola Rossi is a French photographer capturing all at once the intimate inner world, the strengths and the struggles of the characters she illustrates in her work. In a new series of pictures shot with the Lomo'Instant Automat, Lola works with bold contrasts, colors and compositions, highlighting the intricate complexity of a generation growing up.
The '90s was a memorable, incredible decade. Apart from the founding of Lomography and the community, there were other fads and pop culture icons that made noise, forever etching in the minds of many...and before our smartphones, say "07734" to the pager.