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Lomography Simple Use Reloadable Camera Loaded with Lomochrome Metropolis Film Announced

Simon Skinner - 3 months ago

Lomography has announced the latest sibling in the reloadable Simple Use camera family; the Lomochrome Metropolis Simple Use Camera. Set to make gritty photography with muted tones and stark personality more accessible than ever, read on for the full skinny.

Simple Use LomoChrome Metropolis filters
The new Lomography Simple Use LomoChrome Metropolis camera.

This new portable camera from Lomography is suited to fit in most pockets and will make for a happy companion in any bag. It comes loaded with Lomochrome Metropolis film, which the first colour negative film from Lomography in 5 years. It comes with a built-in flash and colour gel filters that are perfect for night shots. It’s dead simple to use, [duh, it’s in the name] and can be reloaded with either more Metropolis film when you’re done, or in fact, any 35 mm film stock you fancy trying next.

Simple Use family
The full Lomography Simple Use camera family.
Simple Use LomoChrome Metropolis with film replacement

Camera specs

  • Film Format: 35 mm Film
  • Lens Focal Length: 31mm
  • Shutter Speed: 1/120s
  • Aperture: f/9
  • Focusing: 1m to Infinity
  • Flash: Built-in Flash (Press & Hold to Charge),
  • 15-second Recharge Time
  • Battery: 1 x AA Battery
  • Dimensions: 115 x 60 x 33 mm

Film specs

  • Film Type: Negative
  • ISO: 100–400
  • Exposures: 27
  • Processing: C41

Pricing and availability

The new Lomochrome Metropolis Simple Use Camera is available NOW and can be ordered from the PhotoBite Store for £21.00. We’ve also got a whole bunch of alternative Lomo options, including the Lomochrome Metropolis 100-400 35mm that comes with this great new Simple Use camera.

About the author

Read Lomography Simple Use Reloadable Camera Loaded with Lomochrome Metropolis Film Announced

Simon Skinner

Co-founder // Editor

Having spent many years working in various pockets of the music industry, and always with a camera in hand, Simon has worked with organisations such as Warner/Chappell, Food Records and ultimately, co-founding the innovative independent record label, Izumi Records before moving fully into the world of publishing in 2007. Amongst numerous other projects in the last decade, he has been responsible for a number of specialist photo trade magazines and journals for the filmmaking and photography communities, along with a coffee table book entitled, "Great Britons of Photography' which he produced with Peter Dench and Leica. Now heading up PhotoBite, Simon and the team have set themselves a task of delivering informative and inspirational content for photographers of all levels, from the beginner, shooting with smartphones, to the seasoned photographer and filmmaker.