The future of Rolleiflex becomes uncertain at this point as DHW Fototechnik, current manufacturer of the iconic brand of cameras, is set to hold a bankruptcy auction of the Rolleiflex factory next month.
More than a thousand items from the Rolleiflex factory in Germany, from the machines and other equipment used to build cameras down to cameras and various office furniture, are to be sold off at a bankruptcy auction in April, Bellamy Hunt of Japan Camera Hunter reported last week. The Braunschweig, Germany-based company DHW Fototechnik had been manufacturing the Rolleiflex cameras.
Auction service Proventura provides a complete online catalog of the items in German, which may be viewed here. From what we have gathered, the auction will be held from April 20 until 30.
Nikon is today's one of the oldest camera and optics manufacturer to date, established in Tokyo, 1917. It has now reached its centennial year in 2017, and the corporation looks back at its eventful past through photographers and photography, as well as the cameras that made them renowned.
Autumn is our favourite season and it’s the perfect time to capture the last bursts of colour before the frost sets in. Join us for some exciting new workshops and events this month, and don’t forget to bring a scarf.
Like a pat on the back, liking your fellow Lomographers’ photos can go a long way. This simple gesture is sometimes enough to motivate them to continue shooting and improving. Meet this month’s batch of Lomographers who eagerly spread the Lomo-love throughout the community one click at a time.
We are officially half way through the year and summer is in full swing! This is the perfect time to stock up on film, get out your cameras or book yourself onto one of our fab workshops. This month you can choose from an LC-A+ walk or two LomoChrome Purple workshops!
We gathered a pool of young photographers to give us their insights on photography, being its future, and other things in this interview series for Lomography's 25th anniversary. This time, we take a look at the portraiture style of New York-based photographer Hailun Ma.
We gathered a pool of young photographers to give us their insights on photography, being its future, and other things in this interview series for Lomography's 25th anniversary. This time, we take a look at the portraiture style of Northampshire-based photographer Tyrone Williams.