Few things compare to the sensation of viewing a tack-sharp and glowing-out-of-control long exposure image at night.
Long, Strong & Bound to Get it On
Brilliant artificial lights, cars turned into streaming star trails, and moving people rendered as ghosts are just a few of the available delights. If you’ve got time & equipment, then pop the Lubitel on a tripod and screw in a cable release for the sharpest possible image. If not, place the Lubitel+ on something sturdy, draw a breath, and press the shutter as smoothly as possible. If you’re shooting square images, then remember – your Lubitel can be standing up or pressed sideways against a wall – it doesn’t matter for the final shot!
A long-time fan of plastic cameras, Argentinean writer and photographer Lorraine Healy is the author of “Tricks With A Plastic Wonder,” a manual for achieving better results with a Holga camera. In this article, Healy explores the world of color infrared film and its somewhat steep learning curve.
Introducing the Lomography Simple Use Film Camera. Forget fiddling with film and settings: this is analogue madness at your disposal, loaded and ready to shoot. Pocket-sized, equipped with a flash, and available in three different films! Get the 3 pack bundle and save 5%!
Capture a wider range of images, with more detail and the largest aperture in its class, conquer the world with the Lomo'Instant Automat Glass Magellan! Preorder now and receive a camera strap and 4 additional color filters for FREE! Head over to the Lomography online store! Estimated delivery begins the middle of April.
Veteran Coachella attendee and LA music photographer Agueda Zarate provides an inside look at this year's music and arts festival in Indio, California, known for its carefree cultural vibes, through the lens of the Lomo'Instant Automat. Read her interview with Lomography NYC here.
Lomography and musician Pieta Brown are teaming up for a competition inspired by her song "In The Light". Pieta will incorporate submissions in the official video for the song "In The Light (with Calexico)" from her recent album of collaborations, Postcards (March 2017, LUSTRE RECORDS).