When I bought my first lomography camera (what is now years ago), I loaded it with the film, which seemed to me to be the best solution for a “lomography beginner”. It was the Lomography CN 400 iso film, the film which proved itself to be a versatile companion for every situation.
Lomography CN 400 ISO 35mm is a film which never gets you down. It is prepared for every situation and environment even if you do not know where exactly your legs are leading you on your big or small photo trips.
This film proved itself to be a versatile companion from the first time I used it. It is great for indoor fun with and even without flash, for travelling, for commuting by bus, tube or train, for a day spent on a beach or for a cloudy day in town.
It produces sharp photos no matter what kind of camera you use and gets you nice results in most light conditions, but as well with bulb setting. Moreover, (what is quite important for me) it is equally good for doubles. So it means that you may use it every day, every time, every season and in every situation.
When I am not one hundred percent sure about the light conditions or the places I am going to visit, I always choose and take out “for a walk” this little humble but very intelligent film. Loading this film into your camera is a choice you never regret.
The Lomography Color Negative 35mm 400 film delivers vibrant colours and superb saturation and contrast. You don’t have to worry while you’re shooting, even under low lighting conditions. See our selection of Lomography films here.
Sometimes, it takes being at the right place at the right time to be able to capture something exciting. Here, kamiraze recalls one such incident that happened one seemingly ordinary evening a few years ago.
It's tempting to form conspiracy theories about the strange effects of Revolog. Are they a result of chemical genius or imbalance? Is every film pre-exposed before being shipped to experimental photographers? Some Lomographers seem to have cracked the code, teasing out Revolog's foggy and thunderous quirks.
Have a look at these bright and beautiful medium format photographs from the community shot with the Lomography Color Negative 400 for 120 cameras. While you're at it, find out how you can earn piggies and have your own CN 400 (120) snaps be featured on the Online Shop!
Named for the Italian city situated in the Lombardy region, overflowing with art and culture, say hello to the colorful aesthetics of the new Lomo'Instant Milano, the latest member of the Lomo'Instant family!
I have always loved the idea of seeing my photos on stone and other natural materials. So, a few months ago, I began googling how it could be done. This is how I discovered (and fell in love with) liquid emulsion. Liquid emulsion is photographic emulsion which you can melt down and paint on any surface. You can then expose an image and develop it using traditional darkroom chemicals. In this article, I would like to explain the process a little, so that if you are also interested in giving this fun process a go, you can!
Lomographer Carina, or landei in the community, regards the Sprocket Rocket as a "versatile plastic camera." For her, it doesn't only take great travel snapshots but makes an interesting conversation starter as well. In this interview, Carina expounds more on what makes the Sprocket Rocket her go-to camera.
Since Alive was founded in 2010 with one mission: to uphold film photography despite the steadily increasing popularity of digital imaging. It aims to provide guidance and information to analogue photography enthusiasts through its website, which has become a platform for showcasing the creativity and techniques of its followers. Since live has also ventured into developing products to bolster the practice of analogue photography and its Bento Film Case has proven to be very useful. Lomography talks to Since Alive’s Wind Hui and designer Stephanie Ho, co-collaborators for Since Alive’s Bento Film Case.
Browsing through the Lomography website, you can find a lot of redscale shots, which are all done on color negative films. I asked myself if it’s possible to redscale a slide or chrome film and then cross process it. (And yes, it is.) In this tipster I’m going to teach you how to create the bloodiest homemade redscale film I've ever come across.
What better way to spread holiday cheer than by capturing it with your trusty camera? We're making it a little bit easier today, because today you can load up on all your favorite Lomography films for less! So stock up and get ready to snap the winter away!
We've been talking about street photography a lot here in Lomography, and it seems this trend won't be going anywhere just yet. We've gathered great examples from the community for all you aspiring street photographers.
There’s a certain quietness to Kadin Tiu's work. Her paintings and photos are never obtrusive, but there seems to be a story tucked somewhere underneath. She recently collaborated with Lomography on a series of photos using the Minitar-1 lens, which she talks about in this short interview.
It's Tipstember! For this month, we will be awarding 25 fat piggies to every tipster article that gets published on the Lomography Magazine. You can share tips on composition, lighting, film experiments and camera modifications; or maybe techniques for shooting portraits, landscapes, still life and even wildlife! If you don't have tricks up your sleeve, however, you can still contribute to the Magazine and let your voice be heard. Here are some suggestions.