Some scenes are seen with beauty and mystery from afar; distance allows us to yearn and continue our interest, and that's what long-shot photography is all about. Sometimes shrouded with mystery, this style allows one to train his composition and visualization skills.
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We’re fizzing with excitement to introduce our latest Kickstarter project: the Lomo’Instant Square. We’re talking about the world’s first analogue camera to produce square-format Instax pictures. It features a 95mm glass lens for super sharp photos, an advanced automatic mode that takes care of exposure, all of Lomography’s signature creative features — and a compact, foldable design. The Lomo’Instant Square has launched on Kickstarter. Come join the fun and back us on Kickstarter now to save up to 35% on the planned retail price, and scoop all sorts of extra treats. Be sure to snatch up the deals before they run out. Be there and be square!
Experimenting with perspectives both in photography and cinema are nice ways to add dramatic flair and clear-cut narrative. Of course, one must use it sparingly as it might become gimmicky. Here some four unique P.O.V. shots to play with.
For the "Cinematic Images" competition, Lomography and the Indie Street Film Festival called to see some of the most unique photographs, balanced between cinema and still photographic styles, using elements of classic and contemporary cinema. Let's check out the winners!
The girl gangs of Japan has been romanticized in the media -- from dramas to anime. But they did exist for a while, and the 'sukeban' was all about rebellious aesthetics against the immaculate image of the Japanese school girl.
At a time, fashion magazine Sibylle was the most read print for art, culture, and fashion in East Germany. Published six times a year, it was often referred as the "Eastern Vogue" due to its inventiveness in fashion, styling, photography, and editing.
French fashion photographer Guy Bourdin's one-of-a-kind images broke through the routine of model-and-clothing-focused style to sensual, story-like yet ephemeral design. Whatever medium he uses, he's a master of thoughtful fashion.
We've teamed up with the creators of the Indie Street Film Festival for the Cinematic Images Competition. We're looking for the most unique photographers who are able to find a balance between cinema and still photographic styles. The winner will receive 2 All-Access badges to the festival.
Add a sparkle to all your instant photography adventures with our latest wide-format wonder! Inspired by the stunning vistas from the top of the highest mountain in Hong Kong, you can squeeze the entire skyline into your frame with the Lomo’Instant Wide Victoria Peak.