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Yearly archive 2012
Steampunk Camera Giveaway

Steampunk Camera Giveaway

Good news, my steamy friends! I am thrilled to announce that Lomography and Steampunk.com are giving away a seriously Steampunk camera: The La Sardina Belle Starr! The giveaway will run from now until Friday, May 25th. To enter, just join Lomography’s mailing list!. If you can’t wait to get your hands on some cool gear,...
2012 Hugo Award Nominees Announced: A Hugo for Hugo?

2012 Hugo Award Nominees Announced: A Hugo for Hugo?

The Hugo Nominees have been announced for 2012 and again some Steampunk has made the cut, albeit not in any of the big fiction categories. In the dramatic presentation, long form, category, the wonderful film Hugo is nominated, giving some representation to Steampunk. Now, some argue that it is not really Steampunk and I see...
Steampunk Lego Shark Submersible Automaton

Steampunk Lego Shark Submersible Automaton

Just after the start of the new year, I posted about a Lego Pegasus Automaton. It was very cool, but I’m sure some of you were thinking “Sure, a Pegasus is great, but what about a Lego Steampunk Shark Submarine Automaton”? Well, here you go, complete with gnashing teeth, swaying tail fin, etc. This fine...
Amazing Steampunk Corkscrew

Amazing Steampunk Corkscrew

People toss around words like “amazing” fairly easily nowadays, but this is amazing. It is incredible. It is gobsmackingly jawdroppingly stunning. This intricate machine, built by Rob Higgs for One of One will open a bottle of wine and pour you a glass. That might not sound like much, but the complex actions it goes...
Steampunk T-Shirts at Hot Topic

Steampunk T-Shirts at Hot Topic

You love your Steampunk clothes, but sometimes you just aren’t up for wearing your corset. Sometimes you want something a little more casual, a little more comfortable. That’s where Hot Topic comes in with the playful women’s t-shirts featuring Steampunk versions of popular characters Hello Kitty, My Little Pony, and Gir from Invader Zim. They...
John Mayer Going Steampunk?

John Mayer Going Steampunk?

John Mayer has released the cover of his forthcoming album, Born and Raised and it has Steampunk fans buzzing. Even Perez Hilton is calling it Steampunk. Could it be that his new album and tour are going to be Steampunk as well? It would certainly be a profound departure for him, so perhaps not. Even...
Steampunk-Style Camera from Lomography

Steampunk-Style Camera from Lomography

Lomography, a bastion of analog photography in our digital world, has introduced a new steampunk-style version of their La Sardina camera and it is a beauty. Dubbed the Belle Starr, it sports “an oxidized metal body and ornate decorations”. It does seem like they were trying for a Old West theme, but the era is...