Lomo archive

  • Build your own 35mm camera: Lomo Konstruktor pictures and hands-on
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    Build your own 35mm camera: Lomo Konstruktor pictures and hands-on

    By 19 June 2013

    Lomo, maker of cameras that use proper film instead of this digital stuff, has introduced a new kind of SLR to the market: one that you build yourself. The Konstruktor costs just £29,99, and Lomo says you should be able to build your camera in less than...

  • Denim-clad Lee Jeans Lomography camera
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    Denim-clad Lee Jeans Lomography camera

    By 7 May 2012

    Lomography’s La Sardinia range of cameras has undergone an unofficial makeover. The material-clad design has been spliced with Lee Jeans denim – we’re presuming worn, just for extra effect – to create the Lomography La Sardinia Lee Jeans edition....

  • 7 Days living with ... film photography
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    7 Days living with ... film photography

    By 29 August 2011

    Almost everyone on Team Pocket-lint is a camera nut of some description but out of all of us with our various bits of high tech snapping kit, I've also got quite a strong collection of Lomo cameras. The question is though, is film still relevant beyond...

  • Best celebrity gadgets
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    Best celebrity gadgets

    By 10 August 2011

    Celebrities have been endorsing products for years, including everything from Ronald Reagan appearing in Chesterfield cigarette ads (during his acting years, not his presidential terms), through to Kate Moss flogging mascara. But simply appearing in...

  • Lomography La Sardina review
    Cameras 4 out of 5

    Lomography La Sardina review

    By 5 August 2011

    When Lomography sent us a tin of sardines in the post with a message attached inviting us along to a sneak preview of its new camera, we were expecting some sort of waterproof model or perhaps even a fisheye snapper. The clue was in fact much more literal...

  • Lomography LC-Wide review
    Cameras 4 out of 5

    Lomography LC-Wide review

    By 21 June 2011

    Analogue camera specialist Lomography recently expanded its classic LC-A lineup when it unveiled the LC-Wide, featuring a new wide angle lens and a choice of picture formats. The original LC-A was first manufactured 27 years ago and was then replaced...

  • Lomography La Sardina hands-on
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    Lomography La Sardina hands-on

    By 16 June 2011

    The Lomography La Sardina is the latest camera to join the lineup from the analogue specialist, and is shaped like a sardine tin. Yes, a sardine tin. We were invited along to Lomo HQ for a sneaky peek at the new model. Along with comically distinctive...

  • Lomography LomoLab officially launches
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    Lomography LomoLab officially launches

    By 15 June 2011

    Analogue camera brand Lomography is now offering the LomoLab  remote processing service to all UK customers. The new service, which was exclusively revealed to Pocket-lint back in February 2011, is now live, having been in beta-testing mode since March....

  • Cool tips for Lomo users
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    Cool tips for Lomo users

    By 13 June 2011

    Fancy dousing your film in bleach? Or maybe sticking sweet wrappers across your lens? Then go right ahead. Lomo photography is all about being creative and the good news is that if you mess it up and your shots don't turn out how you intended you can...

  • Lomography LC-Wide hands-on
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    Lomography LC-Wide hands-on

    By 20 May 2011

    Analogue camera specialist Lomography has expanded its classic LC-A range with the introduction of the LC-Wide, featuring a new wide angle lens as well as a choice of picture formats. We were invited down to the Lomography Gallery Store in central London...

  • Blackbird Fly review
    Cameras 4 out of 5

    Blackbird Fly review

    By 28 April 2011

    The concept of analogue cameras may sound ridiculously old-fashioned, but there are plenty of them available and many shutter bugs like them for the creative freedom and cool effects that they offer. We've reviewed a few film-based cameras in the past,...

  • Lomography - the return of analogue
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    Lomography - the return of analogue

    By 3 March 2011

    What do Hollywood actor Elijah Wood, recently disbanded US rock group The White Stripes and English sci-fi author Neil Gaiman have in common? Give up? The answer is that they're all fans of cult analogue photography brand Lomography (or Lomo to its friends)....

  • Lomography to offer remote film processing
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    Lomography to offer remote film processing

    By 2 February 2011

    Analogue photography brand Lomography is to offer remote processing to UK customers for the first time. Unless you live near one of the company's two UK stores, both of which are in London, then until now you will have had to settle on getting your films...

  • Lomography Sprocket Rocket review
    Cameras 4.5 out of 5

    Lomography Sprocket Rocket review

    By 29 December 2010

    Analogue camera maker Lomography (or Lomo, to those in the know) has been driving the public's desire for retro cameras for a while now. Following on from the sucess of its first product (the LC-A+) and it's popular Diana F+ and Diana Mini models, the...

  • Lomography Sprocket Rocket camera hands-on
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    Lomography Sprocket Rocket camera hands-on

    By 28 October 2010

    Cult photography brand Lomography has introduced the Sprocket Rocket - the very first camera dedicated to sprocket hole photography. Here at Pocket-lint, we were lucky enough to be able to get our mitts on one of the new cameras seconds after it was officially...

  • Lomography Spinner 360 review
    Cameras 4 out of 5

    Lomography Spinner 360 review

    By 5 October 2010

    Analogue camera brand Lomography (or Lomo, for short) has fast been gaining popularity following the success of its first model - the Lomo LC-A+ - and subsequent Diana F+ and Diana Mini models, while the London shop has just celebrated its first anniversary. The...