How well do you know your camera? It’s not enough only to know what it’s called and our selected review for this week tells you the importance of familiarising yourself with your beloved analogue shooter!
Having a vintage camera hanging around your neck these days will always attract someone’s attention and since it’s something that would definitely cause to start a conversation, it’s really a good help if you know the camera you own inside and out. With this review, it showed how rose_screw_selavy treats her camera not just a mere tool, but rather a companion that she’s always with and having a relationship wherein they can’t hide secrets from each other.
This kind of camera lovin’ makes it our review of the week! As always, enjoy your piggys!
This week's featured Lomographer hails from Baguio City, Philippines. As a passionate analogue shooter, she frames the world in soft colors and hazy light leaks which lend a nostalgic atmosphere to her photographs. Get to know our Newcomer of the Week in this brief interview.
We want to hear from you about your journey in analogue. Do you have a favourite Lomography or analogue camera that changed the way you take photos? Did it launch your career? Find out how to share your story here.
NYC based photographer Christopher Logan is well known for his unique way of capturing the fashion scene from around the globe on film. Teen Vogue once said his photos are "the coolest way to view Fashion Week". So we handed him our Neptune Art Lens System and let him do his thing. See for yourself.
Not only are our cameras great for taking photos, but sculptor Tom Sachs proves that the possibilities for their uses artistically are endless. Check out how he used one of our products in his recent exhibition entitled "Swiss Passport Office."
Ever wanted to know what it's like to hang with NYC's own Sunflower Bean? Check out their instant photos from tour and enter to win your very own instant camera, as well as an awesome book with photos taken by the band themselves.
Greta Gerwig's directoral debut in Lady Bird is something to not be missed. By showing us what how even the most confident of people can be torn down to their barest bones by coming to terms with the question "who am I?" A question asked by the story as well as the camera.
Gabriel H. Sanchez is photo essay editor at BuzzFeed News and part of our TEN AND ONE AWARD judges. His poetic way of talking about photography in this interview not only proves his passion for the medium but most likely makes you want to grab your camera right away and snap your submissions.
Have you ever imagined what it feels like to shoot with a 100-year-old camera? In the past four months, I have been shooting hundreds of photos with a Contessa Nettel Tessco. I don't know when was the last time its previous owner shot pictures with it. Perhaps 20 to 30 years ago?