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Lomo LC-A+
6.3 out of 10

Lomo LC-A+

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Overall 2
2.0
Design 10
10
Value for money 4
4.0
Ease of use 6
6.0
Durability 8
8.0
Customer support 6
6.0

Lomo Lc-a+ 35MM Film Camera Review

Jerry, Unbeatable
3 May 2012
  • Excerpt: Unfortunately, the second day I had this camera I dropped it on a concrete sidewalk, being paranoid I immediately took a roll of film and all was ok, net result, a bit of paint rubbed off. It can be very finicky loading film, Fuji Color is not easy, Kodak goes thru with ease.
  • Pros: really and generally works well and is alot of fun, although not worth the money.
  • Cons: setting the ASA is very stupid and clumsy, a tiny wheel, and an even tinier window to see what you are doing, almost impossible to see what you,ve just set, especially if you are wearing bifocals, this really needs some fixing, cannot believe they went into production with this good, someone is n...
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Overall 8
8.0
Value for money 6
6.0
Ease of use 6
6.0
Picture quality 8
8.0
Overall quality 8
8.0
Looks 10
10

Artistic Brilliance (LC-A Deluxe Pack)

Aphasia, Ciao
10 January 2007
  • Excerpt: The Lomography LC-A is a compact Russian 35mm camera. It is small, black and of medium weight. It features adjustable aperture, focus and ASA settings along with a close-able lens cover.
  • Pros: Small, Artistic, Unique, Original, Manual Functions
  • Cons: Russian Manual, Expensive
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Overall 8
8.0
Ease of use 10
10
Picture quality 6
6.0
Overall quality 2
2.0
Looks 8
8.0

Russian icon

sillycong..., Ciao
15 January 2006
  • Excerpt: I bought my first LC-A in 1988 from Jessops; it cost £32. Unluckily, it was stolen (along with 2 Nikons) within a year. I thought the camera looked quite funky (it is a loose copy of the Cosina CX2), this was the main reason for purchasing it.
  • Pros: sharp lens, fabulous low - light capability, rear curtain flash sync
  • Cons: image vignetting, smells of oil
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Overall 8
8.0
Value for money 2
2.0
Ease of use 10
10
Picture quality 8
8.0
Overall quality 8
8.0
Looks 10
10

Loveable LOMO

mozip78, Ciao
19 September 2003
  • Excerpt: I discovered the LC-A after seeing a spread in a magazine on this much loved little camera. What attracted me was the colours in the photos and the rather cavalier method of taking pictures - people's elbows, blurred ceilings, awkward shots of the sky, everything seemed to look beautiful.
  • Pros: Different quality to pictures, easy to use
  • Cons: Not for professionals
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Overall 8
8.0
Value for money 10
10
Ease of use 10
10
Picture quality 8
8.0
Overall quality 6
6.0
Looks 6
6.0

Make yourself and artist for £50

chemistan..., Ciao
16 July 2003
  • Excerpt: A few months ago I was strolling through Bristol when I came across a shop selling a collection of kitsch goodies and two camera's that were slightly out of place. One of them was a LOMO. I saw the examples of the photographs and spent a very worthwhile £50.
  • Pros: A change from the norm of digital perfect instant photos
  • Cons: Unpredictability of images
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Overall 8
8.0
Value for money 6
6.0
Ease of use 10
10
Picture quality 10
10
Looks 2
2.0

Made in U.S.S.R.

Schini, Ciao
21 November 2001
  • Excerpt: As I am rather old-fashioned when it comes to photographing, one of my favourite cameras is the Russian-made LOMO LC-A. It is very special in many ways, you will see why… Mine was shipped directly from Russia in an extraordinary ugly plastic box, as a gift from my dear uncle about ten years ago.
  • Pros: For all lighting conditions, great fun to use
  • Cons: rather expensive, Russian handbook
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Overall 8
8.0
Value for money 8
8.0
Ease of use 10
10
Picture quality 8
8.0
Looks 10
10

A wonderful camera

2hit6, Ciao
2 December 2000
  • Excerpt: If you are looking for a camera that can stand our from the crowd but you can't afford a Leica. A lomo is your choice. It is made in Russian. It is a very basic camera with no zoom, autofocus or flash functions. The appearence is simple and it is black.
  • Pros: easy to use and it's funky .
  • Cons: the quality of the pictures can't be guarantee .
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