Shoot Your Way To Silent Movie Superstardom with the LomoKino!


How could a silent movie win the audience’s applause with the minimal visual effects? Through good taste and love of film, of course!

Well, they really had no choice back in the day but to watch silent films for a trip to the movies. But don’t let the jaw dropping visual effects of today get all the glory. Save some for the original guys who did it with good taste, amazing concepts and the love for pure analogue goodness!

Stop Motion Kino! by projectsnap

Featuring in this series are a few of our very own LomoKino silent film shorts from the community that looked like they stood the test of time! These silent movies got the black and white treatment and done with ingenious execution.

The LomoKino lets you feel the genuine filmmaking techniques used back in the day. With the retro aesthetics to the design and mechanical feel, the LomoKino will only serve to thrill the most avid filmmaking fans out there and get other Lomographers to go shooting movies too!

The Berlin Princess & The Spree Ghost by bruni

For the creative minds out there, the LomoKino will prove to be a great tool for those impromptu movies as well as those perfectly planned and produced shorts that are sure to have that silver screen glimmer to them. Just point and keep shooting then be your own film critic after you have your film developed!

The Ballerina Project by britty

If LomoKino was a gun then it shoots with 35mm bullets and with such great effect! The vintage feel of the movies shot with the black and white film creates an instant longing for the classic old-school reel and the clicking of the projector. But don’t fret, you can still use the LomoKino to create movies with audio for the complete movie-making experience!

Credits: texasredd, lomographyaustx, wapclub, lomographybarcelona & japsix

Go and get a hold of that crank! Write, produce and direct your own LomoKino silent short film now!

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Enter a new analogue dimension with the LomoKino. Lomography’s own 35mm analogue movie camera allows you to capture action and immortalize your story on film! Shoot 144 frames on any 35mm film and create your own cinematic masterpieces. Want to watch your movie the old-school way? We also offer the LomoKino and LomoKinoscope package!

written by cheeo on 2013-09-30 #videos #gear #tutorials #black-and-white #35mm #movies #tipster #lomokino #silent-movies

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