The “Great Photo,” taken by a pinhole camera, is still the greatest photo after five years.
Five years. That’s an awful lot of time in the context of world records. You’d think that with lightning-fast developments in technology, something as frequently produced as a photograph could only hold a title for so long.
The 31 ft x 7 ft x 111 ft photograph was shot in 2006 with a makeshift pinhole camera. The said camera, which is basically an abandoned hangar, also holds the record World’s Largest Pinhole Camera.
The El Toro Control Tower, runways, and San Joaquin Hills served as the subjects of the photograph taken by The Legacy Project. The purpose was to document the air station’s transformation into a metropolitan park as well as make a statement about photographic traditions vs. technological advancement.
"Around the World in Analogue" is your bite-size guide to the most amazing travel destinations across the globe, as documented by the members of the Lomography community. Today, lomographer Xander Folkes shares photos taken during a hectic election day in Nepal.
Take your lenses off as we celebrate World Pinhole Day! Pay homage to the roots of photography by crafting our own pinhole cameras and taking dreamy pictures through the "tiny eye". To jumpstart this all-analogue experience, let's revisit some tipsters and interviews about the pinhole movement.
Italian photographer Andrea Taurisano's been a lover of the analogue life for the past 15 years, and there's no sign of stopping him. For World Pinhole Photography Day, , he shares some of his dreamy Diana Pinhole shots to the Lomography community.
With a super-wide camera such as the Sprocket Rocket, you can shoot cool panoramic photos —
rocking a totally analogue look of sprocket holes adorning the sides of the film strip. Sneak a peek into the coolest sprocket snaps taken by the Community!
"The White Girl" is a movie co-directed by Jenny Suen and veteran cinematographer Christopher Doyle. We got the chance to talk to Jenny about the movie and Christopher also shared some film photos of the main lead Angela, taken with the LC-Wide, Fisheye and the Lomokino cameras.
When Lomography introduced the Diana F+, it became an instant darling in 2007. The year after, the Diana World Tour has launched, the biggest party ever for the toy camera. Let's blast back to several years earlier and toast to the good times of the Diana World Tour.
The '90s was a memorable, incredible decade. Apart from the founding of Lomography and the community, there were other fads and pop culture icons that made noise, forever etching in the minds of many. Twenty-five years later, we still make memes out of "Clueless".
“Around the World in Analogue” is your bite-size guide to the most amazing travel destinations across the globe, as documented by the members of the Lomography community. Today, lomographer Max Stevens (@mtsteve) explores Gdańsk, Poland with his favorite film-camera combination.