Still having trouble understanding aperture and f-stops? Check out this informative video by Dylan Bennett to guide you and your manual photography!
One of the most confusing facets of photography for most people is how aperture works. There’s all these weird numbers and people keep saying that it doubles and/or halves the amount of light. What is it exactly? In this video by Dylan Bennett, he goes on great length in explaining the relationship between focal length, aperture and the amount of light hitting the film.
If you’re still in the dark about how f-stop works, or just want to brush up on your knowledge, this video is definitely for you!
Still life photography may be one of the most undermined genres in photography, and it's easy to see why -- it seems easy, but it's truly difficult to nail it. You have to plan your photograph, instead of merely snapping here and there. Watch this video for seven tipsters.
HALFNOISE's Zac Farro talks with Lomography NYC's Bree Doldron about his EP, the irreplaceable character of film, and how photography is similar to women. Also be sure to check out the music video for his single "French Class" and enter to win a signed Diana F+ and record at the end of the article!
Whether you're shooting film or digital for your cinematic breakthrough, perhaps you might want to track back to your photography roots and keep your compositions in check. After all, the best cinema stills can stand alone as great photographs.
We first met musician Barry Adamson when he tested the Lomo'Instant Wide. Now, he's letting Lomographers into his creative process by answering questions submitted by fans in this new interview about the relationship of his music to photography. Check it out:
Aimless this Monday, unable to start anything at all? What you need is a healthy dose of cat. Just follow nearest purring creature outside your building and you'll find out secrets you've never known along your neighborhood. Here's some Monday Moodboard guide to knowing which cat you should follow.
Do you want to get better-exposed pictures with your Lomo'Instant? All you need is a light meter and a little bit of knowledge about time and aperture. This Tipster teaches you all the basics you need to know.
Check out this fun, inspiring video produced by our friends at Social Demand, a New York based creative agency with a knack for creating radical concepts for progressive brands. Their talented production team, Coastal Roots, took the Lomo Instant Wide to Brooklyn and came back with this!
Do you love music? Lomography USA and Columbia Records have teamed up to find talented analog photographers to shoot concerts on film and have the work featured here in the Magazine. Check out this list of cities in which we are searching for a Lomographer, some shows as early as next week!
This year, the Lomography NYC community celebrated Film Photography Day by joining forces with portraiture collective Pursuit of Portraits to create Pursuit of Film, a film-only shoot which drew nearly 250 photographers to create analog masterpieces. Check out some of the resulting photographs here!
We recently interviewed Brian May of Queen about his passion for stereo photography. We are now thrilled to offer you the chance of winning a signed copy of his new book "Queen in 3-D" and a Diana F+ camera to start your own photography journey.