Lubitel Lightpainting Rumble


All you need is light, a roll of 120 film your Lubitel set at B Mode and all the Lubi – Love you can find deep down in your lomographic soul!

In this rumble we’re looking for an extremely attractive combination of technic and technique. Technical requirements are easy to fulfill – all you need is a Lubitel Camera. When it comes to technique we’re looking for stylish, psychedelic, colour crazy lightpainting pictures.

How to Lightpaint

  • Set up your Lubitel 166+ and set the shutter to B.
  • Release the shutter and keep holding it open.
  • Use the light source to paint what you like and just remember to switch it off!
  • Then take a shot with your free Diana F+ flash to delicately light the background.
  • Finally, take your finger off the release lever to close the shutter.

Rumble Rules

  • Film/Camera Type: Only Lubitel Pictures, not digitally manipulated/enhanced. Please keep in mind of our Lightpainting Rumble theme.
  • 10 picture upload limit,at least 768px in either width or height
  • Photos must be tagged at least with camera, film and location.
  • 1 winner gets 10 Piggies and 2 others will get 5 Piggies.
  • Meta data please (camera, film, location & 3 tags!)
  • By submitting your photos to this rumble, you allow to use your submitted photos for promotional purposes.

written by somapic on 2009-10-07 #news #competition #lubitel-lightpainting #lightpainting-rumble #lubitel-flash


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  1. disdis
    disdis ·

    I don't have a Lubitel that works. Mine was old and it's broken, but anyway, this picture is amazing!

  2. cinzinc
    cinzinc ·

    this will have great submissions =)

  3. stouf
    stouf ·

    I wish I had a Lubitel... Good luck people !

  4. honeytrees
    honeytrees ·

    holy cow that picture is craaaaazy!!
    i love it.

  5. novakmisi
    novakmisi ·

    Lubitel 2, is it possible to submit?

  6. jeromy-d
    jeromy-d ·

    I have not a Lubitel :(

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