The famous filmmaker Stanley Kubrick owes majority of his cinematic genius through his years of experience as a photographer. Firstly, he shot for magazines such as Look magazine, hence training his eye for visualization. Kubrick's fondness for the camera has led him to be rather incredibly creative with his gear.
It's not the filmmaker's primary job to know camera tech -- this is the cinematographer's job -- but Kubrick was more than educated of it, to a point he would even tinker and modify many lenses,, which would become helpful for his filmmaking.
Here, Joe Dunton of the Frankfurt Museum shows us Kurbrick's beloved lenses and explains their value to the late filmmaker.
The multi-award winning shop and the first camera shop to be ever granted a Royal Coat of Arms allows us to a visual tour with photographer Matt Granger into their fascinating collection of Nikon gears.
Do you want to know more about Lomography's historically-inspired Art Lens series? Peruse through our extensive piece on each of our art lenses' histories and origin stories -- from their predecessors to their contemporary reinventions.
Jesse Burke, an established photographer and director, shares with us a collection of photos that embrace the complicated relationship humans have with nature, utilizing the Daguerreotype Achromat Lens to blend the two identities in to a dream-like quality.
You may already know Kamila K Stanley, young photographer and vivid globe-trotter. Always on the move, on the verge of a new adventure, Kamila spent some days in Paris during that spring time filled with soft light and acidulous colors. She took the newest Neptune Convertible Art Lens System with her, and this is the result.
Photographer, filmmaker and journalist Souleyman Messalti has photographed a wide range of social groups from around the globe. We lent him the new Neptune Convertible Art Lens System which he took to the streets of London.
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Lomography has teamed up with the Tate to offer tickets to see The Radical Eye: Modernist Photography from the Sir Elton John Collection and an exhibition catalogue. Sir Elton has one of the most extensive private photography collections with works from Man Ray, Imogen Cunningham & Dorothea Lange.
Weronika Izdebsk's work is all about finding the perfect balance between beautiful surroundings, people and light. In this interview, she lets us into her world of photography and reveals what influenced her to become a filmmaker.