Join us this week as we flip around and redscale one of the most used film types out there!
Right now we all know how to redscale regular film: we find the cheapest roll we can get our hands on and just expose the wrong side of the roll. Simple enough right? But for medium format film on the other hand, things get a tad more complicated. breakphreak takes this as a challenge and uses Kodak Ektacolor 220 which does not have a paper backing, for his review. With muted, fiery tones, we simply can’t go wrong in awarding him this week’s prize. Congrats!
We have teamed up with the legendary Strand Bookstore for a summer series of LomoWalks. On Saturday July 14th, author Jeremiah Moss is going to join us and provide literary inspiration for participants. He has recently taken one of our Simple Use Film Cameras and created a wonderful series himself.
Joining this year's jury for the TEN AND ONE Awards is Nicolette Clara Iles who creates fairytale worlds within her shoots. She uses the aesthetics of film to perfectly capture a sense of fantasy and mystery. We talked to her about her work
The time we spend with our beloved ones is truly precious, and moments we capture along the way always remind us of it. There are some particularly special days when we just want to take photos until there is no film left.
For lomographer Ana Batrićević, shooting on film is a welcome break from her mostly digital work. With her grandfather's camera, she documents the world around her in nostalgic hues, a process that serves as a reminder of her childhood. Get to know our newcomer of the week in this interview.
Seb Mueller is the bassist of rock band SWMRS. He's a total film enthusiast, experimenting with lots of different emulsions and formats, such as 110 and Redscale. He shared an analog tour diary from US run with label-mates All Time Low. Check it out!
Join us at the Soho Store this month for our February workshops and events. There will be a rainbow themed Diana F+ workshop, a screening of We Have Rather Been Invaded by Ed Webb-Ingall and a new exhibition by photographers Geoff Brokate & Kaye Martindale.
Colors mean differently for all walks of life. For this week we have coquelicot, a bright red named from the wild corn poppy. Lomography tries to understand the meaning of each complex color found in the gradient and what it means for most of us photographers.
London based visual artist and photographer Antonio Curcetti shoots exclusively with film. He has photographed bands such as Toy and Slowdive. All of his shoots are dripping with the glorious aesthetics of film. We gave him a Lomo'Instant Wide to test out and he talked to us about his work.