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LC-A Anniversary Competitions & Quizzes

The LC-A didn't make it this far without its competitive spirit. So we challenge you to raise your LC-As, keep your eyes on the great prizes and shoot to win! All the current LC-A submissions to ongoing an recent competitions can be found here. What kind of shindig would we be hosting if we didn't throw in a few party games? Check out our quizzes that will tease and test your LC-A knowledge and cunning.

All your fabulous submissions to these projects, be they pucker photo uploads, peachy postcards or tantalizing tales, will find their way into our special LC-A 25th anniversary touring exhibition which will culminate in a grand slam final event!

History

Dig a little deeper in the LC-A’s history and you will begin to see the true value of this gorgeous treasure. Read more about the LC-A’s history

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Specifications and Accessoires

What could be better than the original Lomo LC-A? The Lomo LC-A+, of course. Check out all classic and new features of the legendary LC-A

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LOMO LC-A BIG BOOK

Two years in the making, this book brings together the complete, never before published, 25 year history of the LOMO LC-A. read more

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most recent lc-a entries

Take a look at the latest LC-A photo submissions to our competitions on Lomography.com.

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    In this first interview, the Vienna-based photographic historian Dr. Anton Holzer talks about the invention of the first Petzval lens and its maker.

    Read More

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    The New Petzval Lens 85 continues to captivate the hearts of many photographers from its debut a couple of years back. A perfect balance between form and function, this lens closely mimics the look of the legendary Petzval lens of the 19th century and delivers eye-catching images with its signature tack sharp center and swirly bokeh background. Many photographers from both outside and inside the Lomography community have raved about the New Petzval 85. In this recap, we look back at four community-written reviews.

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    Read More

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    We are extremely excited to announce our brand new Kickstarter project — the New Petzval 58 Bokeh Control Art Lens! Rejoicing in the 175 year anniversary of Joseph Petzval’s first lens, the New Petzval 58 Bokeh Control Art Lens is a continuation of the legacy that began in 1840.

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Ongoing lc-a Competitions
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    The Seoul, South Korea-based photographer trains her lens on the female form and captures it beautifully. Please note that some of the images in this post are NSFW.

    Read More

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    In this first interview, the Vienna-based photographic historian Dr. Anton Holzer talks about the invention of the first Petzval lens and its maker.

    Read More

  • 640x425x1

    The New Petzval Lens 85 continues to captivate the hearts of many photographers from its debut a couple of years back. A perfect balance between form and function, this lens closely mimics the look of the legendary Petzval lens of the 19th century and delivers eye-catching images with its signature tack sharp center and swirly bokeh background. Many photographers from both outside and inside the Lomography community have raved about the New Petzval 85. In this recap, we look back at four community-written reviews.

    Read More

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    Read More

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    Read More

  • 640x640x1

    Twist your world into kaleidoscopic planets using this nifty visual trick.

    Read More

  • 640x635x1

    With all the fantastic lomographs they shared the entire month, it's no wonder these lomographers won our hearts and eyes over!

    Read More

  • 640x427x1

    Lomographers are keen on finding beauty even in the most ordinary scenarios and this month's collection shows exactly that.

    Read More

  • 640x419x1

    Marvel at these stunning tales weaved by our fellow lomographers through their photo albums.

    Read More

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    Patience is a virtue, our dear friend. Just pull off an even cuter puppy eyes and she might share that snack she's having!

    Read More

  • 640x427x1

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    Read More

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    Read More

  • 640x535x1

    Jack Lowe has set himself a challenge to document every RNLI post around the UK coastline using a Victorian method of photography called Wet Plate Collodion Photography. He has been driving around in an old ambulance converted into a mobile darkroom. Jack talked to us about this fascinating project and the challenges he faces along the way.

    Read More

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    Read More

  • 640x482x1

    Lomography is proud to announce that we are teaming up with acclaimed rock band R.E.M. to host an exclusive one-of-a-kind photo competition! The prizes include a Lomography Diana F+ Special Edition Camera, the acclaimed new ‘R.E.M. By MTV’ DVD, R.E.M. vinyl and more! Read on to see how you can participate in this rumble.

    Read More

  • 640x418x1

    Take a peek at this gallery post and see how the Lomography New Petzval 58 Bokeh Control Art Lens fared on the streets and in the daily grind, all in glorious analog.

    Read More

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    What's your fondest memory as a newcomer in the community?

    Read More

  • 640x418x1

    Load, shoot, develop, share. Perhaps, this cycle has already been of second nature to these lomographers.

    Read More

  • 640x444x1

    Guess who had been bitten hard by the "I like this photo" bug.

    Read More

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    Museums and galleries often bear the sign "Please do not touch the art." Jeppe Hein's outdoor sculpture in Brooklyn Bridge Park does just the opposite.

    Read More

  • 640x502x1

    In the late 1860s, Edmund David Lyon was commissioned to photograph archaeological sites and architectural antiquities in India. Here are some of the resulting images.

    Read More

  • 640x501x1

    A new book celebrates the black and white cinematography of Noah Baumbach's 2012 film Frances Ha.

    Read More

  • 640x359x1

    For over a century now, the Benrido Collotype Atelier in Kyoto has been keeping up with the honorable tradition of making prints through the 160-year old collotype process.

    Read More

  • 640x268x1

    This August, experience cinema under the night sky at Film4 Summer Screen in London.

    Read More

  • 640x429x1

    Come see what happens when the Lomo LC-A Minitar-1 Art Lens aims AT the sea, the sky, and into the wilderness and the great outdoors.

    Read More

  • 640x424x1

    These eager skaters take turns in showing off their awesome tricks.

    Read More

  • 640x427x1

    From everyone here in Lomography, congratulations hewzay for winning Home of the Day!

    Read More

  • 640x418x1

    It's only been three hours since our Kickstarter campaign for the Lomography New Petzval 58 Bokeh Control Art Lens was launched, yet we've already reached the $100,000 funding goal. A huge thanks to our awesome backers!

    Read More

  • 640x427x1

    We are extremely excited to announce our brand new Kickstarter project — the New Petzval 58 Bokeh Control Art Lens! Rejoicing in the 175 year anniversary of Joseph Petzval’s first lens, the New Petzval 58 Bokeh Control Art Lens is a continuation of the legacy that began in 1840.

    Read More

  • 640x432x1

    My family and I were in Udaipur (India) for a wedding ceremony and decided to travel around the area. We went to Jaisalmer, one of the most gorgeous cities I have ever seen (located on the border with Pakistan) and decided to stop by the remote Thar Desert, which is where these pictures were taken.

    Read More