Always keep your eyes peeled! You never know what gems you might unearth in the strangest of places!
The local thrift shop and flea market has long been one of the regular haunts of Lomographers with its promise of cheap and forgotten analogue cameras. ipdegirl, for instance, found a classic workhorse, the Olympus XA4 that she reviewed, for nothing more than a single dollar! Mind you, just because it’s cheap doesn’t make it less of a performer, judging by these photos. So read on for more history about the great XA line of Olympus as we give our congratulations to her for her review of the week!
Dee, better know as elegia is a photographer based in Manchester, UK and has been sampling the Fuji Instax Monochrome film with the Lomo'Instant Wide. We talked to her about the joys of instant photography and what the future might hold.
Do you remember those groovy flats and mod-looking interiors from the '60s? Your contemporary interior designer might go running away from the lack of zen in this gallery, but this was the 'raddest' way people could tell that you were cool.
Have you ever imagined what it feels like to shoot with a 100-year-old camera? In the past four months, I have been shooting hundreds of photos with a Contessa Nettel Tessco. I don't know when was the last time its previous owner shot pictures with it. Perhaps 20 to 30 years ago?
Have you ever wondered what people of the past used to do in places that stood the test of time? Architect and shooter Kerényi Zoltán will walk you through Budapest with his simple yet clever, time-traveling collages.
For lomographer Ana Batrićević, shooting on film is a welcome break from her mostly digital work. With her grandfather's camera, she documents the world around her in nostalgic hues, a process that serves as a reminder of her childhood. Get to know our newcomer of the week in this interview.