colette vs Lomography: The Dianalogues

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This week is Fashion Week in Paris. As the city of Looooove plunges into its normal panic mode during this time of the year, Lomography has opened up a petite boutique at our good friends', colette.

This week is Fashion Week in Paris. As the city of Looooove plunges into its normal panic mode during this time of the year, Lomography has opened up a petite boutique at our good friends’, colette. The reason for this most splendid invite is the launch of the colette clone of the Diana F+ camera and the Dianalogues 1 Book “Through a Woman’s Lense”. This blog offers you a first glimpse at the juicy fruits of this worldwide artists collaboration: The Dianalogues Exhibition. Not only is this the first chance to see and behold the best images from the book taken by creative Mademoiselles from all over the planet. You can also – and probably for the only time ever – see all the colette clone cameras. Every participating artist received one Signature Diana F+ as a “Thank You” for their participation. It is also the first and exclusive chance to touch and look, and even purchase the fizzy, polka dotted colette camera and the book.
Lomography also proudly presents a handpicked selection of courious vintage Diana clones, and a grand choice of some of the more hard to come by Diana Special Editions.

Gallery Episode 1: Witness the fitness of our lomographic task force installing this exhibition in record time!
A big thank you goes out to the dedicated Lomography Paris Shop assistants Julie and Marc, and the architecture allrounders Caroline, Sylvia and JP that engaged in the challenge to set this all up in only 10 hours. A big thank you also to the crew of colette, Paris’ finest.

More updates to follow. Make sure to click back on Lomography.com with your mouse device, soon.

written by ringo on 2009-03-04 in #news #exhibition #colette #paris #dianalogues #book #fashion-week #diana-f #launch

29 Comments

  1. ethermoon
    ethermoon ·

    wow! awesome place!

  2. monoflow
    monoflow ·

    I see my Diana photo on the floor!

  3. monoflow
    monoflow ·

    I see my Diana photo on the floor!

  4. vstephanie
    vstephanie ·

    doooope i wish i was there to see it!

  5. cinzinc
    cinzinc ·

    i wish i cud be ther.hehe

  6. anarchy
    anarchy ·

    Wow, the floor looks amaaazing!!! =)

  7. migueld
    migueld ·

    i love love love the mounted dianas on the wall!

  8. thaiseb
    thaiseb ·

    I will come this week. Good job !

  9. ndroo
    ndroo ·

    Cool. Wish I could be there. I see my monkey photo in image #10. What's the camera on the wall for? I've got my personalize cam ... so is that another copy of it? So can I have that one on the wall after the exhibit? LOL! THanks.

  10. alexroarsatlyons
    alexroarsatlyons ·

    i see my diana shot on the wall!!!

  11. mattcharnock
    mattcharnock ·

    that looks amazing! the plac looks cool and the gallery looks awesome - I am hi fiving each and every one of you!

  12. mephisto19
    mephisto19 ·

    great idea to combine the cameras and the shots! wow! would love to go there and see it

  13. scootiepye
    scootiepye ·

    wtg Ringo and Team - looks GREAT !

  14. fabyen
    fabyen ·

    I was there yesterday, I took some pictures for all the lomographers who are in the book but not in Paris... I'll go finish the roll on saturday !

    I'd so love to get the picture after th exhibit...

    @ndroo : yes the cameras on the wall also have our names on it ;-)

  15. fabyen
    fabyen ·

    I was there yesterday, I took some pictures for all the lomographers who are in the book but not in Paris... I'll go finish the roll on saturday !

    I'd so love to get the picture after the exhibit...

    @ndroo : yes the cameras on the wall also have our names on it ;-)

  16. fabyen
    fabyen ·

    I was there yesterday, I took some pictures for all the lomographers who are in the book but not in Paris... I'll go finish the roll on saturday !

    I'd so love to get the picture after the exhibit...

    @ndroo : yes the cameras on the wall also have our names on it ;-)

  17. ndroo
    ndroo ·

    fabyen ... that's so cool! Lucky you. Don't forget to send me a photo. :D Thanks

  18. fabyen
    fabyen ·

    yes no pb ! if they are ok ! ;-)
    I took every picture on the wall...

  19. vstephanie
    vstephanie ·

    i agree wit ndroo.. plus TWO is a party hehe!

    fabyen: how was the exhibition? i hope you took a photo of my "lady in the rice field" :)

  20. eyecon
    eyecon ·

    There should be a tipster how to do the floor!

  21. 7samurai
    7samurai ·

    cool

  22. fabyen
    fabyen ·

    @vstephanie :
    yes I took every picture that is at colette !! I'm going again on saturday as the known artists will be there, so I'll finish the roll...
    anyway they told me that LSI will also shoot the exhibition, just in case my picz are bad :D

    The best would be if we can get our picz after the exhibit... !!!

  23. aldo_mariano
    aldo_mariano ·

    Hm!In Paris?
    Awesome, I think I'm going to visit ^_^

  24. hanspan
    hanspan ·

    WOW!!!

  25. vstephanie
    vstephanie ·

    @fabyen: you rock! I'm excited to see the photos! i've also emailed LSI to see if i can get a copy of some photos and the coverage of the event since i'm writing an article about it for a magazine. well have fun again this saturday.. take lots of photos :)

  26. vstephanie
    vstephanie ·

    @fabyen: you rock! I'm excited to see the photos! i've also emailed LSI to see if i can get a copy of some photos and the coverage of the event since i'm writing an article about it for a magazine. well have fun again this saturday.. take lots of photos :)

  27. blueliv
    blueliv ·

    wow!!! it´s a pity I could not be there!!! Somebody can take some pictures from the exhibition and send it to me? My picture is the one of the old woman in swimsuit looking herself at the mirror!!

  28. monymann
    monymann ·

    I wish I could see my photo! No...Really I wish I could've been there! Yeeeeee!

  29. colrob
    colrob ·

    That camera has my name on it. I want one LOL. I was meant to be there. :'(

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