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Hawaii community darkroom funded on Kickstarter

A Kickstarter launched to build a new community darkroom in Hawaii has just reached its funding goal. Film photographer Mike Caputo launched the campaign on Tuesday, seeking some...

Lomography launches Lomogon art lens

Lomography is launching a new ‘art lens’ via Kickstarter. The Lomogon 32/2.5 lens is designed to be used with SLRs and mirrorless digital cameras. The lens,...

The ‘kissing sailor’ in the photograph that defined the end of...

Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:'HDfxTRjdS39w_RyCtsmXBg',sig:'Q_dCKN4v7QAIQRCLp9t_z1KUlEAbWhLd1cxs0QunXew=',w:'594px',h:'470px',items:'167796853',caption: true ,tld:'co.uk',is360: false })});//embed-cdn.gettyimages.com/widgets.js The man identified as the sailor captured in a photo which defined the end of World War...

Kosmopedia

Kosmopedia: Olympus XA2

The Lomo LC-A, if it were designed by a Japanese genius The Olympus XA2 is a viewfinder 35mm camera made by Olympus from 1980 until...

Kosmopedia: Agfa CT100 Precisa

The film that built Lomography. Agfa CT100 Precisa was Agfa's consumer-grade 100-ISO slide film during the 1990s and 2000s. Germany's Agfa had been making colour transparency...

Kosmopedia: Octopus Weekender

Behold the Octopus Weekender - the analogue iPod, complete with storage compartment. When the iPhone came out in 2007, it ushered in the age of...

Camera reviews

Nikon FM10 review

By Ronald Hogenboom A lot of people don’t know what to make of this camera. It has a Nikon nameplate, but was in fact made...

Bronica ETRS review

By Wayne Lorimer My love affair began with a post on social media. To my surprise, a very lovely lady replied almost immediately, and we...

Intrepid Mk1 review

By Mike Chopra-Gant These days it more and more people appear to be experimenting with large format photography, perhaps seeking to embrace the slower, more...

52 Photo Tips

52 Photo Tips #26: Don’t overlook toy cameras

This is the latest in a series in collaboration with Film's Not Dead. They were the cameras built for curious fingers and enthusiastic, is...

52 Photo Tips #25: f/8 and be there

This is the latest in a series in collaboration with Film's Not Dead There's a lot more to the photojournalist's maxim "f8 and be there"...

52 Photo Tips #24: Find a favourite film

This is the 24th post in a series in collaboration with Film's Not Dead. When you first start shooting film, the choices can be a...