Tag: advertisements

  • Vintage Camera Ads

    written by plasticpopsicle on 2011-08-18
    Vintage Camera Ads

    This coming World Photography Day is not only about celebrating the art of photography, but also putting cameras in the spotlight, especially the analog classics! Let us go back in time and take a look at some vintage camera ads that likewise showcased the timeless beauty of analog cameras.

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  • Fifty Fabulous Vintage Film Adverts

    written by sandergroen on 2013-04-17
    Fifty Fabulous Vintage Film Adverts

    Once upon a time, when film photography was not some obscure hobby reserved for a bunch of hipsters, everyone did it: pros and amateurs alike, housewives, children and grannies – secret agents even. Take a trip down memory lane with these nostalgic vintage ads.

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  • Vintage Camera Ads IV: Tiny Cameras in the Palm of Your Hand

    written by plasticpopsicle on 2013-04-05
    Vintage Camera Ads IV: Tiny Cameras in the Palm of Your Hand

    Photographers, whether amateurs or professionals, have always been fascinated in compact cameras. The smaller and more handy they are, the better and more interesting they are to shoot with! Take a look at some of the tiniest cameras that could fit in the palm of your hand in this installment of Vintage Camera Ads!

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  • Vintage Camera Ads: Advertising in the 1940s

    written by cornborn on 2011-08-29 #news
    Vintage Camera Ads: Advertising in the 1940s

    Come and have a look at some camera ads from the 1940s! A time when color photography was still young and only gradually becoming a part of everyone's lives!

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  • Vintage Camera Ads Part VI: Take Your Camera Wherever You Go

    written by plasticpopsicle on 2013-04-25
    Vintage Camera Ads Part VI:  Take Your Camera Wherever You Go

    It's part of a lomographer's life to always have a camera in the bag, ready for those spontaneous photo ops the days may bring. But, apparently, Kodak has been advocating this way of life since its earliest days. In this installment of Vintage Camera Ads, we'll take you down the memory lane once more, into perhaps the very first times photographers were advised to take their cameras wherever they go.

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  • Vintage Camera Ads Part III: 110 Cameras

    written by plasticpopsicle on 2012-06-20
    Vintage Camera Ads Part III: 110 Cameras

    Since we've been all about the comeback of the handy 110 film with Lomography's Orca B&W film, we're giving you more interesting stuff to inspire and get you shooting in 110 format. Take a look at some vintage advertisements featuring some of these pocket analogue buddies after the jump!

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  • Vintage Ads on the Railway Line

    written by fletchinski84 on 2011-07-22 #news
    Vintage Ads on the Railway Line

    On my summer holiday in Dartmouth last year, I spotted some great examples of vintage signs at the rail station and adorning the walls around the platform.

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  • Vintage Christmas Ads: Coca-Cola Santa Claus Ads

    written by plasticpopsicle on 2011-12-19
    Vintage Christmas Ads: Coca-Cola Santa Claus Ads

    If there's someone who is readily recognized in every Christmas celebration around the world, it's got to be the jolly, good ol' Santa Claus. His distinct red suit, white beard, and brown sack of gifts have been the subject of many fascinating vintage ads, including the ones from popular soda brand Coca-Cola!

  • Christmas Wish Lists From Way Back

    written by jeanmendoza on 2011-12-23
    Christmas Wish Lists From Way Back

    Christmas wish lists today differ from lists way back. Nowadays most people want gadgets or high-tech items. Let’s take a look at some of the items people put on their wish lists decades ago.

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  • Vintage Christmas Ads: Food and Drinks

    written by plasticpopsicle on 2011-12-12
    Vintage Christmas Ads: Food and Drinks

    Roughly two weeks into December, many of us have started to get busy preparing for Christmas. By now, all sorts of advertisements have changed their themes and colors to match the cheery season. Why don't we take a look at some interesting vintage Christmas ads, starting off with food and drinks!

  • Dutch Inspiration: Saddle Your Dreams Before You Ride 'Em

    written by pretletterp on 2011-12-11
    Dutch Inspiration: Saddle Your Dreams Before You Ride 'Em

    When I was a teenager I had to cycle to and from school everyday, spending 40 minutes of peddling through the city on my much loved bicycle. I really enjoyed those moments. What I didn't enjoy were those moments where I got to my bike and realized I had forgotten to put a cover on my saddle, which meant that I would have to cycle home with a wet behind.

  • Vintage Glamour: Fashion Clips and Commercials of the 70s and 80s

    written by plasticpopsicle on 2011-09-05
    Vintage Glamour: Fashion Clips and Commercials of the 70s and 80s

    Everything retro and vintage has been in vogue these recent years, including fashion! With today's trendiest and hippest looks leaning towards the styles of decades past, it's about time we watch some clips and commercials featuring that classy vintage look!