Community LomoAmigo Edmund_li and His Love for his LC-A+ RL

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Edmund, a camera store owner, is an avid Lomographer and has been shooting for almost 6 years. He has taken his camera to several Asian countries and shoots whenever and wherever he can! Even when living in a digital age, he still opts to use film over digital cameras.

Credits: edmund_li

Name: Edmund
Occupation: Owner of The Click Shop
Location: Kuala Lumpur

How long have you been a Lomographer?
Almost 6 years.

Have you taken your camera out of the country? If so, where?

Yup, I bring to Korea, Bangkok, Bali, Cambodia, China, Tibet, Shang Hai and Hong Kong.

Credits: edmund_li

What’s the most unusual experience you have had while shooting?

Last time I bought some cheap expired slide films (expired date 1996) and I never see this film before, is call Kodak Lumiere. I expected this film going to come out nothing or something weird.
But after develop, end up the result is surprise awesome!!! Just too bad I didn’t buy more for that slide film… and now is hard to find it any more…

Describe the Lomo LC-A+ RL in 5 words.

Cool! Awesome! Superb! Small! Classic!

If you could shoot any person, dead or alive, who would it be?

Bruce Lee!!!

Credits: edmund_li

What’s the best thing about using a film camera?

The best thing is now every one is using digital cameras, and I still using film camera! Im the special one! :P

How would you describe your style as a photographer?

Simply shoot is my style as a photographer. :)

Among all the pictures that you have taken, which one is your favourite and why?

This is pic is took by the expired slide film I mention just now.
This is my favorite pic is because is my best friend wedding shooting, and I wish to take a nice pics for them, and this pic just turn out surprisely stunning! Totally love it :)

What’s your inspiration for your photos?
Look around us, every day may be we looking at the same thing, just we didn’t notice how nice it was. I like to shoot different kind of roof toop with the sky, even we saw it every day, but we didn’t notice how beautiful it is. :)

What advice can you give to other Lomographers out there?
Don’t Think Just Shoot, ALWAYS!!!

Credits: edmund_li

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written by basterda on 2011-10-20 in #people #lomoamigos #community-lomoamigo #lomoamigo #edmund_li #lomoamigos #malaysia

6 Comments

  1. lomo-chef
    lomo-chef ·

    my bos:)

  2. sophia_lo
    sophia_lo ·

    amazing photos!! =D

  3. moon_moon
    moon_moon ·

    Nice photos and cool!!!! ^___^

  4. sidsel
    sidsel ·

    These pictures here are all so amazing!

  5. yernieyip
    yernieyip ·

    Your photos are mad gorgeous, edmund! :) And of course everyone loves TCS! :D

  6. izzzart
    izzzart ·

    gud luck :)

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