Posts Tagged ‘russian’

So Dead

Written by • Jul 22nd, 2011 • Category: Toys
I’m so gonna get this! Ermm … should I? I have my last Double Money voucher worth US$50 and I might just burn it on this new baby … “Wrapped in Italian red goat leather and decorated with fertility symbols, the Russia Day Lomo LC-A+ features the original Russian Minitar 1 Lens which started the Lomographic movement. Limited to just 2000 units, the Russia Day Lomo LC-A+ comes presented in a velvet box and includes a special LC-A+ camera strap which features a Russia Day emblem (one of 5 designs)… >> read more

Fat Finger Saved S$50!

Written by • Feb 23rd, 2010 • Category: Toys
Came across someone selling a Russian Zenit f2.0 58mm lens in mint condition and he was throwing in a Zenit 412 for free because he claims that there was a problem with the mirror. The mirror was stuck at the down position. I took the risk and bought it for only S$50 (about US$35) … hoping that I can resurrect it (despite knowing that I ain’t trained in these stuffs) and amazingly … I did! So what did I do? Hahaha! I don’t believe it myself. After trying to fire… >> read more

Instant LC-A? [UPDATED]

Written by • Feb 21st, 2010 • Category: Others
UPDATE!!! It’s official! The instant back is also compatible with the old LC-A camera! Cool! Now time to see a big time rush at the Lomography store! Check out for more details. From the sample photos, it is true that the vignetting seems pretty much the same in all the shots but well … still it’s gonna be fun. The Instant Back alone costs € 100.00. ————————————————————————————————————————————————- Recently I received some images in my email about some leaked info on a new Lomography (LSI) product. Whoa! An instant back… >> read more

Festive Doubles

Written by • Nov 22nd, 2009 • Category: Fun with film
Lomography contacted me recently … asking if I could so a ‘tipster’ thingie for their festive newsletter. Well … originally I agreed to perhaps do something like a ’36 frames’ tipster entry but gave up after a while. I just couldn’t find time to really shoot 36 themes. So I had to work on another idea and one evening while sitting in front of my computer munching chips … I thought of this. I’ll maybe post more about how I did these (though it probably ain’t hard to figure it… >> read more

LC-A Turns 25

Written by • Jul 30th, 2009 • Category: Others
Do you love the Lomo LC-A/LC-A+? Well it’s the camera that got it all started (Lomography stuffs) and now to celebrate its 25th anniversary, Lomography has just launched a limited number of 25th Anniversary edition LC-A+. It’s been 25 years since the iconic LOMO LC-A graced the analogue world with its colourful, extraordinarily beautiful pictures framed with vignettes! To celebrate this special occasion, we bring you the first ever LOMO LC-A+ special edition – LOMO LC-A+ 25th Anniversary Edition! It’s the same pocket-sized, robust, Minitar-eyed LOMO LC-A+ that we’ve loved,… >> read more