The art of decluttering - this is the essential of minimalist photography. This tidy-yet-effortless aesthetic is a good entrance to developing the eyes for composition. The folks over Cooperative Photography along with blogger Jenny Mustard collaborated for a tutorial that's an easy-access to minimalist photography.
The following tips for clean, eye-pleasing photographs: add something organic, use symmetry & asymmetry (wisely!), desaturate the background, create a color splash, adopt a color scheme, and think outside the frame. Watch this tutorial here.
A sad news for film hoarders and large format photographers out there: some of the beloved colored negative films from Fujifilm will no longer be available by December, plus the total discontinuation of the Fujicolor 160 NS (4x5) & (8x10).
Brighten up anybody's day with the quirky color combo and all around creative potential of the new Lomo'Instant Murano! This vibrant new member of the Lomo'Instant family is available on it's own or with lenses!
Phil Jones uses photography as a way to create unusual stories through his images. He works as a professional photographer and jumped at the chance to test out the Petzval 85 Art Lens on some of his models.
Fashion and music photographer Jemma Dodd likes to create vibrant and fun images. She was crowned winner of the live category of the NME Photography Awards 2014 and recently covered the Reading/Leeds Festival. We gave her a Lomo'Instant Wide camera to test out on her latest project.
For newcomer Aurélie Raidron, shooting on film is a welcome break from the almost perfect image-rendering of digital devices. She makes the most out of the blurs, grains, and "happy accidents" inherent to analogue photography and incorporates them to create hauntingly beautiful photographs.
We had huge support on Kickstarter for the Daguerreotype Achromat Lens and we will be celebrating with a party and exhibition of Daguerreotype Achromat Lens shots from photographers around the world. Join us for your chance to test this lens out and enjoy some complimentary drinks.
We had an epic Film Photography Day celebration this year at the Lomography Gallery Store NYC. Our friends at Sacred Tattoo NYC were kind enough to transform the gallery into a tattoo shop so Lomographers could show their analog pride forever and ever with a free camera tattoo!
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 writes about Argentina’s most famous cemetery, along with her most recent images.