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It's tiny, smart and beautiful inside out: the Lomo'Instant Automat is - in a nutshell - the ultimate instant camera for your everyday.

The lovechild of years of learning and all our experience in instant cameras, we have designed a model that automatically adjusts shutter speed, aperture and flash output – in a click! Now you can get perfectly lit shots anytime, anywhere; dusk ’til dawn. Small yet mighty, the Automat does it all for you.

The Automat is the only instant camera that combines these automatic settings with a ton of creative features: use the remote control lens cap to snap the perfect selfie, and shoot everything from experimental light paintings to endless multiple exposures and so much more. Seize life instantly – and make every moment count.

"As far as instant cameras go, this looks like the real deal." - Nylon
"The Lomo’Instant Automat is appropriately named. It is a fully automatic instant camera and we mean fully." - Digital Review
"The advanced, unique camera features high-end quality with a splash of nostalgia, creating perhaps the world's best instant-print camera" - The 405
"If you want to spend more time shooting and less time thinking through settings, then it’s got you covered as well." - Killahbeez
"Small, reliable, enjoyable, and honestly most importantly, truly fun to shoot with. This camera more than anything I’ve ever tested truly embodies all of the things that make this format great." - Daniel Schaefer for Japan Camera Hunter
"Offering incredible on-the-go automatic shooting ability thanks to its incredible size, intuitive design and ridiculous instant quality... the possibilities with the new Lomo’Instant Automat are quite literally endless." - Bear and Bear Journal
"This is probably the best instant camera around right now." - Stuff

The Most Advanced Automatic Instant Camera:

Lomography has designed the ultimate system where shutter speed, aperture and flash output adjust automatically for impeccably lit shots in any and every light situation.

Create Your Own Universe:

The Lomo’Instant Automat comes with tons of shooting tips to kickstart your imagination. Give them a try and then go beyond – follow your instinct and be your own inspiration.

A Meticulously Designed Object Inside and Out:

Small, smart, and beautiful inside-out, the Lomo’Instant Automat is available in three striking designs and delivered in a nifty box filled with goodies to keep the creativity rolling.

Packed with Lomography’s Signature Creative Possibilities:

Create surreal works of art or take quick and easy snaps – the Lomo’Instant Automat boasts countless creative features to suit your every need.

Fast And Easy Focusing:

The Lomo’Instant Automat features a simple zone-focusing system that works with Lomography’s characteristic click-and-stop feeling. Focusing will quickly become second nature!

About

After first diving into the world of instant photography in 2014, we received loads of enthusiastic feedback for our cameras the Lomo’Instant and the Lomo’Instant Wide. Ever since, our product development team has been working hard to bring you more amazing instant creations.

The Lomo’Instant Automat is the sum of all we’ve learned: it’s creativity made easy. We’ve taken care of the technical side of things so that you can seize life instantly from dusk ’til dawn.

A World of Creativity at the Touch of a Button.

  • The Most Advanced Automatic Instant Camera

    We’ve designed a system where shutter speed, aperture and flash output adjust automatically for impeccably lit shots in any and every light situation. The Lomo’Instant Automat is always ready – all you need to do is shoot. Seize the moment, without thinking twice!

  • Packed with Lomography’s Signature Creative Possibilities

    The Lomo’Instant Automat is instant photography at its most creative. Focusing quickly becomes second nature thanks to the straightforward three-step zone-focusing system and its characteristic click-and-stop feeling. Shoot unlimited multiple exposures, long exposures of up to 30 seconds, massive group selfies using the remote control lens cap, or mix it all up with a Close-up, Wide-Angle or Fisheye lens attachment and Color Gel flash filters. Surprise yourself – at every instant!

  • Create Your Own Universe

    In an ever-more digital world, nothing beats the rush of holding a snapshot in your hands and watching it develop in seconds, like a living, physical memory. Watch the ephemeral turn everlasting right in front of your eyes.

    Instant photography never stops at the click of the shutter! The Lomo’Instant Automat makes the whole world shareable. Slip your pocket-sized memories into your wallet, stick them on your wall, post them to a friend – surprise someone, yourself, or even a complete stranger. Spread some love, create your own universe, and take each moment further.

  • A Meticulously Designed Object Inside and Out

    Small enough to take with you wherever you go, the Lomo’Instant Automat is available in sleek black, minimalist white and sophisticated red leather. Delivered in a special box packed with goodies, it includes shooting tips, challenges, photo frames and more – it’s a toolkit for instant creativity and endless inspiration.

  • Fast And Easy Focusing with Lomography’s Much-Loved Click-And-Stop Feeling

    Thanks to its easy three-step zone-focusing with the characteristic click & stop feeling, focusing with the Lomo’Instant Automat quickly becomes second nature. This super straight-forward and intuitive system lets you get your subject in focus in the blink of an eye, without thinking twice, whether you’re shooting from the hip, upside down, or from the ground!

Features of the Camera

Shooting Modes:

The Lomo’Instant Automat has two shooting modes to choose from, meaning that you can take perfectly exposed shots in any and every shooting situation. Whether you’re looking to take a selfie with your friends or create a super experimental piece of art, the Lomo’Instant Automat has you covered.

Automatic Mode:

Switch to this mode and let the Lomo’Instant Automat automatically adjust shutter speed, aperture and flash output to suit your surroundings.

Bulb Mode:

Perfect for all you night owls, this mode lets you shoot long exposures of up to 30 seconds. It’s ideal for low-light shooting and creating crazy light paintings!

More Creative Features and Accessories than Ever Before:

The Lomo’Instant Automat is instant photography at its most creative. Each Automat comes with a range of funky accessories to kickstart your imagination, and you can get your hands on a load of extra lens attachments with our fantastic lens package to keep the inspiration rolling.

Flash Off:

Want to try shooting without flash? No problem. You can turn the flash on and off manually in the touch of a button.

Exposure compensation +/- 1:

Exposure is all taken care of by Auto Mode, but there might be times where you’ll want to use exposure compensation to get an extra bright or an extra dark photo. To get a brighter image, press the exposure compensation button to get to +1; to get a darker image, press again to get to -1.

LED Exposure Counter:

Keep track of how many frames you have left in your film pack with this neat feature.

Built-in Lens:

The lens on the Lomo’Instant Automat has an equivalent focal length of 35mm, so it’s perfect for fuss-free, everyday shooting.

Wide-angle Lens Compatible:

Broaden your horizons and expand your view to 90° by attaching a Wide-angle lens. With an equivalent focal length of 21mm and a closest focusing distance of 0.3m, it’s perfect for combining with the remote control lens cap to capturing all your friends in a massive group selfie – available now as part of our lens package!

Fisheye Lens Compatible:

See up to 170° and give your photos the nautical treatment by attaching a Fisheye lens. This wacky lens has a closest focusing distance of 10cm, so you can take super-sharp circular shots – available now as part of our lens package!

Close-up Lens Compatible:

Attach a Close-up lens and shoot sharp and detailed shots from as close as 10cm – available now as part of our lens package!

Interchangeable Color Gels:

Each Lomo’Instant Automat comes with a range of Color Gels so that you can mix to match your mood.

Tons of Goodies:

Each Lomo’Instant Automat comes in a nifty box filled with tons of shooting tips to stretch your imagination, and paper photo frames, magnet stickers and photo clips to display your favorite snaps.

Remote Control Lens Cap

The lens cap on the Lomo’Instant Automat also functions as a remote control shutter release! Perfect for snapping selfies and shake-free long exposures, the remote control lens cap has a range of 1-2m outside in the sweet sunshine and 5m indoors. To snap a regular exposure, just position the camera and hit the INSTANT button on the remote control. Your picture will eject straight away! To shoot a long exposure, press the TIME button to open the shutter. Then, when you’re done exposing your film, hit the TIME button again to close the shutter and eject your film. You can leave your shutter open for as long as 30 seconds!

Splitzer Compatible

Attach a Splitzer to your lens, hit the multiple exposure button, and twist the Splitzer to expose a different part of your frame each time you hit the shutter release. That way you can slice and dice your frame to create surreal works of art! Available now as part of our lens package.