Recently I built for my LC-A + a holder for different lenses. Here I show you now my first results with it.
In my recently written article DIY lens holder for Lomo LC-A +, I showed you how I built a mount for the LC-A + to help you attach different kinds of lenses. For that mod, I bought the Lensbaby Accessory Kit and used it to take these pictures. I was most interested in the wide-angle lens and tried them immediately.
Of course, the lenses work differently than with a SLR camera. It almost gives an impression of seeing the world through a fisheye lens with the wide angles. I’m quite pleased with my first results.
Here are some of my results:
I love the way that parts of the photo get blurred as they distort into a fisheye effect. Also, I still got quite interesting results even though the lens was intended for SLR use. I’d say it’s a good combo to use if you’re looking to experiment a bit.
In this short article (dedicated to everyone who wears eyeglasses with plastic lenses), I suggest a simple trick to avoid the risk of scratching your eyeglass lenses when using a Lomo LC-A, LC-A+ or an LC-Wide camera.
LomoAmigo Simon Tibbett races a Volkswagen touring car, which is based off a street car but has been modified for racing-- road racing in particular. Here's Simon with a bit more on what he does, why he does it, and on shooting film again, as he recently took us trackside with the La Sardina.
We have a new LomoAmigo! It is the photographer and lifestyle blogger Gema Espinosa - also known as @Rubirroja on social media. Gema took the Lomo'Instant Honolulu Edition on a trip for a week and today we are thrilled to show you the result.
With the recent launch of the New Jupiter 3+ Art Lens, we feel like we've had the luck of the cosmos on our side. And now we have even more exciting news that we're dying to share with you! This time, we're really reaching for the stars!
We’re back on track with the Lomopedia series - the place to get a quick heads up on what’s what with cameras, lenses, and films you may come across with. For this comeback installment, we’re taking a look at the simple but dependable Industar 26M 50mm lens.
Who said that Petzval lenses were made exclusively for portraiture ? Certainly not Adlan Mansri ! Equipped with a Petzval 85, the young French photographer now living in Germany shot these mesmerizing monochromes of Berlin with fifty shades of bokeh.
Our first article in the Instantly Optimal Tipster Series shows you how to get sly, sneaky and snappy! Here are the Lomo’Instant Wide features and settings to put to use when you’re out on the streets.
Spring is here and we have a super line up of workshops and events for March. We will also be at The Photography Show in Birmingham to showcase our range of Art Lenses and Instant cameras and run Lomo’instant Wide workshops at the venue. There will also be a new exhibition in store from the very talented Andrej Russkovskij.
A long-time fan of plastic cameras, Argentinean writer and photographer Lorraine Healy is the author of “Tricks With A Plastic Wonder,” a manual for achieving better results with a Holga camera. In this article, Healy writes about experimenting with different ways to get multiple exposures with different cameras.
With my visit to the polar station of Ny Ålesund I already got a taste for the far north. But eventually I wanted to get a piece of the real thing. So I went on a journey straight to the North Pole, 90° latitude and a point, where every compass goes cuckoo crazy. It was remarkable.