I was driving home with the tram from picking up my last film and…
Just as I was getting all the missing stuff for our upcoming festival weekend, there she was, the Diana F+, on the big sales promotion of Strauss Innovation. The page was not intentionally about her, but all the same she caught my attention and upstaged the advertised clothes.
Here she is, also on their online shop:
The text says “Bitte lächeln!” which translates to “Say cheese!”
Strauss Innovation is a big retail company in Denmark. Founded in 1902 by Mary and Henry Strauss, it has been around for over 100 years. They initially peddled haberdashery, linen and woolen goods before becoming a full-blown lifestyle outlet.
I was given the Daguerreotype Achromat 2.9/64 by Lomography to take on my vacation to Switzerland and shoot a series. Back at home, I was able to take a couple of more pictures, before I had to send this amazing art lens back.
We asked you to share with us your vision of "home" to be in with the chance of winning vinyl copy of Home Counties by Saint Etienne and a Lomo'Instant Marrakesh. Read on the see who we picked as the final three winners in this colourful competition!
We love London in the summer and what better way to spend it than joining one of our workshops. This month we will be running a Diana F+ X-pro workshop, our very first Simple Use Film Camera walk, and a new exhibition from photographer Adam Popli. Book your spot today!
LomoAmigo Sophia Ragomo experimented with SWMRS using the Diana F+, Lomo'Instant Wide, and LomoChrome Purple at their sold-out Philadelphia show with All Time Low. See a behind-the-scenes look at the tour all shot on film.
When I went to the Chernobyl Exclusion Zone I was deeply impressed by Pripyat. The city was home to most of the workers of the nuclear power plant and evacuated two days after the disaster. Now it's a larger than life museum about the Soviet Union. It is the last city of the CCCP.
Lomographer Reza Ahmadi has always been interested in documenting the world through visual arts. As an alternate to drawing and painting, he picked up photography as a hobby which gradually grew into a passion that follows him from one city to another. Get to know our featured Community newcomer from Indonesia.
As part of the 10th anniversary celebrations of the Diana F+ we interviewed Denise Grays, a US based film photography fanatic who recently set up #dianaday on twitter. She shared some of her favourite shots and talked about her passion for this dreamy, soft focus camera.
Earlier this year we were chuffed to launch a very memorable type of 35mm film: the Lomography Color Negative F²/400. We had recovered it from the last ever supply of an Italian filmmaker, and stocked it for seven years in special conditions. Much sought after for the film's nostalgic aesthetic, beautiful blue tones, with hints of X-Pro character, the F²/400 35mm rolls flew off our shelves like hotcakes – and rapidly went out of stock worldwide.
He is young, motivated and eager to show his inspiring work to the world. His name is Joshua Aronson, and you will enjoy seeing the world through his lens. Joshua picked up a camera at a young age and instantly fell in love with analog photography.