Shooting with an instant camera makes it possible for photographers to do playful picture-within-a-picture effect on site. Doing so can either add context or weave a completely new narrative to the instant photo. Learn how to make the most out of this simple yet eye-catching trick through these winning photographs of our latest Now or Never challenge:
We are delighted to have Taiwanese photographer Mingyang Ko to test our newly-launched LomoGraflok 4×5 Instant Back for large format cameras, Let's have a look at his large-scale works and his photographic journey along the way.
Amongst the many caps he wore, BW Cary has been a prop master, television stylist, and always a photographer. Growing up with film, BW Cary has never stopped with his analogue routine. We asked him to try our LomoGraflok 4x5 Instant Back and share his thoughts and photos.
What started off as a way to travel around the world became a passion project and a way to connect with people. Vancouver based photographer Aida Castelo used to take Instant shots of people to finance his trips. But while stuck because of a pandemic, he simply uses his Lomo' Instant Wide to connect with people, start up a conversation and get the conversation going!
"The 4x5 camera imposes a slowness, a certain way to look." – We discussed with French photographer Ambroise Tézenas to know more about his photo documentary practice and his use of the large format camera. Learn more about the photographer and his usage of this technique in our interview.
Community member and avid camera collector Alla Dolgova (@dlgv) reviews the Lomo'Instant Wide and details her experience while capturing moments of her life. Known for their passion for experimentation and crazy cameras, the Lomographic community continues to bring film photography back to life. Lomo'Instant Wide has the creative possibilities of all Lomo cameras, but at the same time it is an instant – the finished picture appears in a few minutes.
It didn't take long for the LomoGraflok Instant Back to seduce analog photographer and co-host of the Analog Talk Podcast, Timothy Ditzler. The versatility, adaptability and ease of the LomoGraflok Instant Back made of it a perfect addition to Timothy's collection of essentials.
Lomographer Silvia Laddaga a.k.a. laddy_s lives her creative analogue life freely as she goes out of her way to put play and experiment around her tools like a curious scientist looking for infinite possibilities.
A simple glimpse at his pictures and you can directly recognize Robert Saint Rich's signature style. With some Berlin Kino ISO 400, he shot his latest project "From the Room Where the Bed is Made but the Heart is Broken". We talked to him about his passion for photography, film and his latest work.