The unpredictable nature of expired films are one of Lomography’s claims to fame. It’s akin to Forrest Gump’s box of chocolates – you never know what you’re going to get!
Expired rolls are the Wheel of Fortune of the Lomography world. Would you hit big bucks with funky colors, break even with regular tones, or God forbid, come out with blanks? The Expired Film Competition is all about celebrating the uncertainty and the mystery behind shooting with these dated wonders. Here’s the winners of our little competition. They’ll each get 10 Piggies to go towards funding their next expired film purchase! Great job, gang!
There are many advantages to scanning your own film: it is cost-effective, you get to control the output, and you're able to scan special formats that most film labs aren't capable of. If you're new to film scanning, here are a few tips to get you started.
Capture a wider range of images, with more detail and the largest aperture in its class, conquer the world with the Lomo'Instant Automat Glass Magellan! Preorder now and receive a camera strap and 4 additional color filters for FREE! Head over to the Lomography online store! Estimated delivery begins the middle of April.
Can’t wait to get your hands on your very own Lomo’Instant Automat camera? Follow our quick tricks so you can master and get the most out of your instant camera once it comes knocking at your door! After all you're sexy and you know it!
People love competitions and Lomographers are no different. But more than a search for standout photographs, the TEN AND ONE Annual Competition celebrated the community's shared love for photography and its power to create enduring stories. This list by no means set a conclusive standard on what makes an image good or not. But nonetheless, we're proud to introduce the short films that took the top spot in the Cinematics category.
More and more filmmakers are going back to shooting with an analogue camera. One of them is Christopher Patrick Goode who recently submitted a silent film shot entirely with our very own LomoKino to a competition. Watch his engaging short movie that explores the psychological effects of war.
Soviet Photo (Советское фото) was the only photography magazine available for photographers and amateurs in the Soviet Union. Now, you can freely flip through 437 digitized issues curated at the Internet Archive.
Singaporean prose and poetry writer Daryl Qilin Yam takes the Lomo LC-A Minitar-1 Art Lens on his trip to Japan. The result is a photo series entitled After Risaku, which showcases the writer's fondness for people's backs.
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!