Snapping a Flight in Analogue

6

It’s coincidental, sometimes even magical; that moment when you see an airplane taking off or flying high up in the sky.

Kids would always find delight seeing that huge machine up in the air. It’s a bird but man made and amazingly a mode of transportation for many people. And snapping that flying engine may not always seem easy because it takes a lot of coincidence and a lot of fast and wise thinking to make that shot perfect.

That’s why in this week’s gallery post, we chose the 50 best film photographs of planes in the air. It’s a variation of shots we all adore! Enjoy!

Credits: unknownsoldier, stratski, mr_sid, tveden, plaidleaf, orangebird, -alia-, alaskawilde, mylatehope, antibiotyx, bylcuenca, oceansky, adibfarhan, tsjort, caromi, rosebud89, ck_berlin, loquat22, zoe191, meimeiflower, niniphe, pora-wshbrn, foodeanz, simonh82, winroe, minchi, napico, vinz-satori, fefo, nigelk, yianni11, magicbus, elletra, 007-0815-styler, myriam-l, adi_totp, ale1607, wersofcked, jmcedo & maeusedisko

Don’t be shy and submit those airplane up in the sky Lomographs in our comments section! :)

written by mayeemayee on 2013-09-01 #planes #gallery-post #airplane #lifestyle #plane

6 Comments

  1. mayeemayee
  2. mayeemayee
    mayeemayee ·

    Oops, almost missed ya @wersofcked!

  3. minchi
    minchi ·

    Thanks to you :D

  4. zoe191
    zoe191 ·

    thanks for choosing my photo :)

  5. mylatehope
    mylatehope ·

    Thank you @mayeemayee ! I love these images, great job all!

  6. adi_totp
    adi_totp ·

    @mayeemayee thank you! :D

More Interesting Articles

  • Lomo’Instant Wide Tip No. 4 - Ultra Wide-Angle Lens

    written by Lomography on 2015-10-16 #gear #tutorials
    Lomo’Instant Wide Tip No. 4 - Ultra Wide-Angle Lens

    When we said this camera was wide, we meant it! And when you add the wide-angle lens attachment to your Lomo'Instant Wide, that's when the magic really starts to happen! Now you can capture the whole picture in a snap!

  • Caleb Savage: Into the Darkroom, Out in the Open

    written by Julien Matabuena on 2015-10-08 #people
    Caleb Savage: Into the Darkroom, Out in the Open

    When asked to recall the moment they first became truly interested in photography, most photographers would remember the magical feeling of picking up a hand-me-down or secondhand camera, the thrill of shooting an entire roll through, and the elation upon seeing and holding their first ever set of photographs. Caleb Savage, however, had quite a unique experience. At 10 years old, he had his first taste of working in the darkroom making prints at Boy Scout camp, thereby beginning a more than a decade-long affinity with photography.

  • The World According to Herr Willie: Lake Toba

    written by wil6ka on 2016-01-03 #people #places
    The World According to Herr Willie: Lake Toba

    Talking about the creation of the world. A big bang, meteors hitting planets, ice age and tectonic breakdancing. The world is an incredible start up and the landscapes, that were created through the elements and time. Sometimes your eyes can still see this amazing process in a timelapse. Such a mystical place is Lake Toba in North Sumatra. Or as the locals call it: Danau Toba.

    5
  • Shop News

    Introducing the Daguerreotype Achromat 2.9/64 Art Lens Now Available on Kickstarter!

    Introducing the Daguerreotype Achromat 2.9/64 Art Lens Now Available on Kickstarter!

    We're thrilled to present our new Kickstarter project—the New Lomography Daguerreotype Achromat 2.9/64 Art Lens! Inspired by the bold brass design of the world's first photographic optic, the Daguerreotype Achromat Art Lens is a versatile tool seeking the great return of dreamy imagery.

  • A Compilation of Lomo'Instant Stories

    written by Jill Tan Radovan on 2015-08-04 #news #gear
    A Compilation of Lomo'Instant Stories

    There are many possible reasons for taking pictures. It could be to document an event, to capture breathtaking scenery, to preserve a fond memory, or simply, to have a snapshot of someone close to your heart. Whatever the reason, there's almost always a story behind a picture, no matter how significant or trivial it may be. And for lomographers, nothing beats the feeling of having that story unfold in your hand, in the form of a print. If you want a quick keepsake from that treasured moment or a snapshot of that special someone though, you can have it instantly, through Lomo'Instant Stories!

    2
  • Stalking the City: Ricardo Lozano

    written by lomographymagazine on 2015-10-20 #people
    Stalking the City: Ricardo Lozano

    New York is an infinitely photographable city in spite—or because—of its innate chaos. And even when the medium is film, praised nowadays for the virtue of slowness, the photographer must keep up with the city’s pace. Ricardo Lozano, 35mm photographer and Lomography community member, managed to do it for the series OK Commuter, now a book by A Love Token Press.

  • Photo Stories: Frozen in Time by mightymouse

    written by Julien Matabuena on 2015-09-09
    Photo Stories: Frozen in Time by mightymouse

    Capturing photographs of objects flying in mid-air on film is a tricky feat, but when successfully pulled off, it could lead to some of the best photographs one could have ever taken.

    1
  • Shop News

    LomoLab Europe has moved!

    LomoLab Europe has moved!

    The LomoLab EU has moved and is now open for business! Analogue lovers from Austria, Germany, Spain, Netherlands, Belgium, Luxenbourg, and the rest of Europe can send their films to: Lomographische AG LomoLAB Kaiserstrasse 34/12 1070 WIen Austria However, if you're based in Germany - and you don't mind a longer waiting time, you can still send your rolls for processing to: Lifesmyle Store Berlin - LomoLAB Friedrichstraße 133 10117 Berlin Germany

  • December 4th Advent Offer: Get 10% Off Film with Today's Festive Holiday Discount! (Online Code: FROSTYFILMS10)

    written by Lomography on 2015-12-04 #news #gear
    December 4th Advent Offer: Get 10% Off Film with Today's Festive Holiday Discount! (Online Code: FROSTYFILMS10)

    It's the most wonderful time of the year...to be snapping lots of photos! With our Advent deal today, you get 10% off your favorite films. Head to the Online Shop or a Lomography Store near you to take advantage of this special treat!

  • My New York City Bike Ride Through Purple Eyes

    written by cecilialeitinger on 2015-08-14 #news
    My New York City Bike Ride Through Purple Eyes

    What do you do when you don't have much time in a city like New York but you want to see everything, feel the vibe and be part of the community, even for a short time? Jump on a bike and enjoy what trains, buses and cabs can never give you: be part of the city. Take a camera with you to capture the moments and sights you don't want to forget. I did this with my LC-A 120 and LomoChrome Purple film.

  • A Tactile Trip Through Town with the New Jupiter 3+ Art Lens

    written by Lomography on 2016-01-23 #news
    A Tactile Trip Through Town with the New Jupiter 3+ Art Lens

    What makes an engaging image? What makes a photograph seem more like a memory than just an image? How is it able to make you feel as if you were right there, in that moment, experiencing the scene first hand?

  • Shop News

    LomoLab: Panoramic & Sprocket Development Services

    LomoLab: Panoramic & Sprocket Development Services

    Panoramic shots are here ready to be processed by our dedicated team experts! Development, prints and scans included. (Service availability depends on your markets)

  • Lomography Soho London Workshops and Events in April 2016

    written by Lomography London on 2016-04-02 #news
    Lomography Soho London Workshops and Events in April 2016

    The evenings are lighter and the sun is creeping through. It’s the perfect time to dust off your cameras and get shooting again. Why not take some inspiration from our lineup of workshops, exhibitions and walks to get you in the analogue mood!

    1
  • Photo Stories: A Car Chase Caught on Film by kamiraze

    written by Julien Matabuena on 2015-08-06
    Photo Stories: A Car Chase Caught on Film by kamiraze

    Sometimes, it takes being at the right place at the right time to be able to capture something exciting. Here, kamiraze recalls one such incident that happened one seemingly ordinary evening a few years ago.

  • Running Away From God: A Rumble with Astronautalis

    written by Lomography on 2016-04-15 #news #people
    Running Away From God: A Rumble with Astronautalis

    "The overarching theme is seeing people in adverse conditions take matters into their own hands and still find the energy to go dancing or fall in love or create art," Astronautalis said of his new album. We found that pretty inspiring, so we teamed up with him for a Rumble competition based on that idea.