Got an old camera that you wish had a manual? No need to fret as you can find those manuals online at Orphan Cameras!
There comes a time in a photographer’s life where you have all these strange cameras but without a clue on how to operate it or tinker with it. If that has happened to you, you’ve got GAS (Gear Acquisition Syndrome) and you’ve got it bad. There’s nothing we can do for you.
What we can help you with however, is to track down missing manuals for your cameras! Orphan Cameras has over 2,500 camera manuals as well as other related photographic literature available for your consumption. It goes without saying that they don’t have ALL camera manuals, but they have a wide assortment that should suit most of your needs.
Let's put your social skills to a test. Tell the world about the Lomo'Instant Automat and we'll treat you to five Piggy Points that you can spend in the online shop ... plus a chance to win a Lomo'Instant Wide camera!
It can be said that photography is more than just a click on the camera, it makes the moments, people and emotions live forever. This was confirmed to us by an exceptional Dutch photographer Ferry Verheij, whose photographs represent stories of all those people and places he had a chance to know.
The Lomography UK team headed north for the Photography Show 2107 at the Birmingham NEC. We also brought a few friends and community members along to help out. Find out how we got on and what happens when you leave a loaded camera lying around.
The Kodak Autographic is the first really old camera I bought. I didn’t really know how it worked and had no idea that this nearly century-old camera would kick off a passion for collecting, fixing, and shooting with vintage cameras.
At the dawn of the night, there came bright lights. The city is one spacious dancing place, and it's time to bust those moves and shake off the daytime tension. Every night could be disco night as you blare out those flashes and cameras. The world is your dance floor.
As Halloween creeps in, the itch for creative photo shoots kicks in. No need to go beyond with the costumes and make-up, the monochromatic Earl Grey 100 is your companion for those coveted horror-romantic aesthetics.
Sofi Tukker just got nominated for a Grammy for Best Dance Recording -- which we can attest that they should totally win! To celebrate, we wanted to share these photos taken with the Lomo'Instant Automat during their flaming global house set at Mixmag Lab New York.
You may have heard of Kurt Moser's Kickstarter campaign (which ended successfully) to create a huge camera obscura out of an old military truck with the rare APO NIKKOR 1780mm. Here's the result following the campaign's success.