It is undeniable that a compact analogue camera is the best companion when you’re out on the road or on a trip. It’s easy to use and definitely easy to carry!
And when you’ve got places or people to shoot, it is definitely better to capture everything possible! That’s why you’ve got to have the Lomography LC-Wide which will help you get on film the scene you’ve been in.
In this week’s gallery post, we’re giving you 30 scenic Lomographs shot with the LC-Wide! We just can’t help but feature this especially with the nearing LC-Wide Race! Imagine all the locations we’d see in analogue thanks to the darling LC-Wide! Here they are, y’all!
Got a Lomograph that best fits this week’s gallery post? Hey, hey, submit it now!
We’re fizzing with excitement to introduce our latest Kickstarter project: the Lomo’Instant Square. We’re talking about the world’s first analogue camera to produce square-format Instax pictures. It features a 95mm glass lens for super sharp photos, an advanced automatic mode that takes care of exposure, all of Lomography’s signature creative features — and a compact, foldable design. The Lomo’Instant Square has launched on Kickstarter. Come join the fun and back us on Kickstarter now to save up to 35% on the planned retail price, and scoop all sorts of extra treats. Be sure to snatch up the deals before they run out. Be there and be square!
In this short article (dedicated to everyone who wears eyeglasses with plastic lenses), I suggest a simple trick to avoid the risk of scratching your eyeglass lenses when using a Lomo LC-A, LC-A+ or an LC-Wide camera.
Russia-based lomographer zhenyaetoya swears by the compact and reliable LC-A family. From the original Soviet LC-A to the LC-Wide, he owns and shoots with all of them. In this interview, he shares the advantage of using each camera and a clever trick to achieve stark silhouettes with the LC-Wide.
The 7th Annual Holga & Friends Out of the Box (on creativity that is) International Photography Competition is now under way with guest juror O. Rufus Lovett. It is open to amateur and professional photographers around the globe that use a toy camera or an element of it.
There's something Kerouacian on traveling the varying topography and temperaments of America from West to East. Here, photographer and traveler Kellen Mohr shares his most recent summer story of a great American road trip with friends and companions along the way.
By far the oddest-looking camera I own, the Electric Eye is an auto-exposure viewfinder camera made by Bell & Howell in the late 1950s. I picked one up online and ended up with another one, that came with a very cool, retro looking carrying case, from my grandfather. It took a little while to try these two out but after running some film I found that this camera is a lot of fun to shoot with.
Whether you're an analogue newbie, a pro photographer, or an aspiring filmmaker, Lomography offers a wide range of film to cater to your creative needs. Here's the complete lineup of Lomography films in 35mm, 120, 110, and 16mm format.
Today, we gain altitude with Ben Nardini, director of photography and pilot of drone for Almo film production. Passionate about image, whether static or moving, Ben meets the LC-Wide in the LGS in New York. He is taking this little analogue camera everywhere ever since, even when the good fellow leaves for Alaska. Let's go for a special meeting "from the top"!
Photographer Luca-Mercedes Stemer is no stranger to Lomography. We've spoken to her about HONEST. (a print magazine about analogue photography that she founded) and she also shared her Lomo'Instant Wide postcards from Sicily. This time, she took the Petzval 85 to the woods for a mysterious photo shoot.
Do you long for the dreamy soft focus that only the Daguerreotype Achromat 2.9/64 Art Lens can give your photos? Grab it in the lens mount of your choice! Brass versions are now available for purchase in the shop!
It seems that everything that goes forward also goes digital. Is there any merit left as to why we continue to shoot film? These people share their reasons why the analogue grind is and will always be alive.
"I have been living in Portland for about 8 years now, off and on and it does feel like home. It is a great place to come back to after traveling. But I think I am happiest on the road or traveling, it feels kind of second nature to me," explains Portland-based photographer Jeff Luker.