Often we are in awe with people who like to take their photography experience a little bit more beyond and yonder. It's fascinating to witness such passion for the art as highly-motivated photographers take their craft seriously.
Such is photographer Daniel Schneider, who happens to own a Computer Numerical Control (CNC) machine. He has already built several large format cameras for himself, but never yet with a CNC machine and plywood -- such tool makes it an ideal for the analogue camera to be lightweight, affordable and of course, beautiful.
Here's a video of how his machine made the parts of the camera for his wet plate photography.
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!
A long-time fan of plastic cameras, Argentinean writer and photographer Lorraine Healy is the author of “Tricks With A Plastic Wonder,” a manual for achieving better results with a Holga camera. In this article, Healy examines the possibilities and techniques of using a Holga camera for landscape photography.
Photography is all around Andie Fitzgerald; she works as a freelance model and photographer. She was looking for the best instant camera around, and found exactly that in the Lomo'Instant Wide. Here she shares her experiences in analog along with tips for building a personal brand.
In the age of compact cameras and smart phone photography, and where 35mm is barely recognized, very minimal is known on how large film format photography works. Let's take a look at photography vlogger Negative Feedback's experience with the creative process.
A long-time fan of plastic cameras, Argentinean writer and photographer Lorraine Healy is the author of “Tricks With A Plastic Wonder,” a manual for achieving better results with a Holga camera. In this article, Healy delves deeper into the art of color infrared photography, examining the differences achieved by using different color filters.
The late American photographer Jan Groover left a mark among young photographers with her unique arrangements and compositions as her experience as an abstract artist made her approach photography in a painterly manner.
Gone are the days when passionate photographers trek hills and mountains with their large cameras, recreating the journey of Ansel Adams around American parks... or is it really gone? Landscape photographer Thomas Heaton isn't ready to let go of his bulky large format just yet.
Compared to our luxurious, aesthetic-driven contemporary uses of the instant camera, back then, common folk and photographers alike used Land's invention for professional use on an almost daily basis. Here is how people of then used the instant camera.