This week, our top Camera Review takes things small and into the land of 110 film!
One of the most fun, if short-lived, film formats that we’ve encountered out there is the small 110 film. Used for most novelty and miniature cameras, 110 cartridges are so small most cameras fit perfectly in your pocket, away from suspicion! Our Camera Review of the Week by kdstevens however, features a 110 camera designed and made by one of the most famous manufacturers out there: Rollei! The Rollei A110 was ahead of its time and up until now, remains relevant. Try to pick one up and see what it holds for you!
Memory is a funny thing. Daily our brains take imprints to be curated in our memory bank, always being rewritten over and over, and when it overflows we subconsciously lose parts of things we once cherished or enjoyed. This is how the short film of Maria de Castro is.
She may have lost her favorite camera, but this unfortunate incident led her to forge connection with fellow film photographers. Dive into Alanna Durkee's amusing anecdote and other musings about analogue photography in this Newcomer of the Week interview.
We gathered a pool of young photographers to give us their insights on photography, being its future, and other things in this interview series for Lomography's 25th anniversary. This time, we take a look at Dia Takacsova's pensive photographs of lands far away.
Our featured lomographer is a doll maker from Romania who takes inspiration from fairy tales and dreams. Get to know Oana, or @melanispixe in the Lomography community, in this Newcomer of the Week interview.
Compared to our luxurious, aesthetic-driven contemporary uses of the instant camera, back then, common folk and photographers alike used Land's invention for professional use on an almost daily basis. Here is how people of then used the instant camera.
NYC based photographer Christopher Logan is well known for his unique way of capturing the fashion scene from around the globe on film. Teen Vogue once said his photos are "the coolest way to view Fashion Week". So we handed him our Neptune Art Lens System and let him do his thing. See for yourself.
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.
Take your lenses off as we celebrate World Pinhole Day! Pay homage to the roots of photography by crafting our own pinhole cameras and taking dreamy pictures through the "tiny eye". To jumpstart this all-analogue experience, let's revisit some tipsters and interviews about the pinhole movement.