Art Inspired by Film Cameras


Film photography has been a source of inspiration not only for aspiring photographers, but also for many artists! Take a look at some beautiful artworks inspired by various film cameras.

Many years after the emergence of the digital age, analog photography has without a doubt maintained influence and significance in the art world. The proof not only lies in those who still shoot film, but also those who find inspiration in the beauty of film cameras themselves. These artists have shown their love for film not only through snapshots, but also through brush strokes, pencil lines, and dabs of paint!

Here are some lovely works of art inspired by Lomographic cameras and other analog cameras.

Diana F+ sketch by Amy Mundey
Diana F+ painting by Molly Swanson
Diana Mini sketch by C. Skelly
Lubitel 2 sketch by Uros Lehner
by Fisheye 2 Graffiti via Breaking Into The Arts
TLR Love by Ben Hood
Polaroid sketch by Kat Cameron
Contax sketch by Kim Zoph

Do you have a stunning artwork inspired by your favorite film cameras? Tell us about it and show off your masterpiece through a comment below!

written by plasticpopsicle on 2011-05-09 #art #lifestyle #inspiration #lomography #lomographic-cameras #drawings #sketches #analogue-lifestyle


  1. susielomovitz
  2. charliewagers
    charliewagers ·

    I designed a t-shirt for The Fray, with an illustration of a Holga! Check it out, here:…

  3. plasticpopsicle
    plasticpopsicle ·

    Very nice artworks! Thank you for sharing, susie and charlie! :D

  4. gwilengrace
    gwilengrace ·

    here's mine a multi-colored Holga :)

  5. willyboy
    willyboy ·

    Lovely stuff!

  6. draki
    draki ·

    mine little drawing is on my blog with my lomographs, in the header :)

  7. gabrielasoares
    gabrielasoares ·

    I made a 3D model of a Diana F+ for school, you can check it out here:

  8. rozoko
    rozoko ·

    how about some holga jewelry:)

  9. keeklo
  10. eva_eva
    eva_eva ·

    Here's Jimmy's design! :D

  11. natalieerachel
    natalieerachel ·

    Awesome art guys! I'll have to do one soon :)

  12. liawinfieldale
    liawinfieldale ·

    Here are my drawings: , ,

  13. applegirl
  14. magali
    magali ·

    All of these are fabulous! A blogger I know @soph did some awesome ones on her blog lately:
    She sketched the Diana Mini, Holga & SuperSampler.
    I'm afraid i can't draw that well but I really wanna try. :)

  15. saskiaboer
    saskiaboer ·

    <-- here's mine :)

  16. jimmyegg
    jimmyegg ·

    Wow!! awesome

  17. lucaro
    lucaro ·


  18. aprilia
    aprilia ·

    Ahhh! I made one with a chalk before, but can't upload it since the whole roll was burnt..... :'(
    Anyway, stunning artworks!

  19. saintempire
    saintempire ·

    here's mine!
    <a href="…" title="Diana F drawing"><img src="…" width="576" height="489" alt="Diana F drawing" /></a>

  20. saintempire
    saintempire ·

    ooops wrong link
    sorry about that :(…

  21. sushi_9009

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