This Achromat Lens Brings Iconic Aesthetics to Modern Cameras

By: Rahul Kalvapalle - Apr 9, 2016
References: lomography & gizmag
Lomography is bidding to bring to life a completely modernized and futuristic version of the classic and historic Daguerreotype Achromat lens from all the way back in 1839 which will be able to work in conjunction with your modern mirrorless or DSLR camera.

This lens is equipped with an optical design that allows it to produce the famous soft focus effect which can be employed by photographers looking to add a truly unique and ethereal aesthetic to your shots.

Ultimately, Lomography's ambitious reinvention and resuscitation of the classic Daguerreotype Achromat lens is part of an increasingly popular movement to take popular, classic and iconic artefacfts from the annals of photography history and bring them back to life in modernized packages for the discerning modern photographer.