Jamie Dench takes a trip to Berlin with the LC-A+

UK based photographer Jamie Dench is passionate about all forms of photography. We decided to road test his skills using the LC-A+ camera which he took with him to the city of Berlin.

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Tell us a bit about yourself?

Well…. where do I start? My name is Jamie Dench, I’m based in the southeast of the UK, which boasts a beautiful coastline by the way. I'm currently 31 and photography is my absolute passion!

Photos using the LC-A+

Where did your passion for film photography start?

Good Question, it all all started 6/7 years ago with a Pentax K1000 mounted with a 50mm F1.7 Lens. I had been shooting with a Nikon DSLR before that but the K1000 took over and I was hooked. I’m now own my second K1000, a Nikon FM , a Canon FTQL and a Pentax PC35AF.

Photos using the LC-A+

How did you get on shooting with the LC-A+ ?

I’ll be honest It took a while to get used to from what I am used to shooting, however this camera is AMAZING for street photography. It’s compact and fits in your pocket, I loved the fact you could do double exposures on it the feature is a plus. It’s a pukka camera for its size!

Photos using the LC-A+

What did you choose to shoot?

The City of Freedom AKA Berlin, I was there for new year. The city has two sides, one side comes across as quite new and other is the original Berlin, personally I preferred this side as there was a lot more character.

Photos using the LC-A+

What’s coming up in 2018?

I shoot both with digital and film depending on the project, I do however intend shooting more film during 2018. I recently went through the painstaking task of cutting my work down to my best in order to have a nice clean portfolio. I want to tell stories during 2018 so my work flow is certainly going to be slower but of higher quality.


Check out Jamie's website and Instagram for more of his work!

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Mentioned Product

Lomo LC-A+

Lomo LC-A+

Be an analogue photography pro with the Lomo LC-A family. Get the signature ‘35mm Lomographic look’ with shadowy vignettes, eye-popping colors and saturation.The Lomo LC-A is the Russian classic with customizable aperture settings. The Lomo LC-A+ has awesome added tricks like multiple exposure capabilities, extended ISO range up to 1600 and a cable release thread!

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