Lomographic Society International HQ Vienna Austria

11

This home to the plastic fantastic that we love to shoot with!

Lomographic Society International is located at Hollergasse 41, A 1150, Vienna, Austria. A huge space with a courtyard area to the rear with a red painted wall saying lomography; with as I recall 3 levels to the building making up the Vienna HQ. It appears to be like a tardis as it just seems to grow and grow level to level inside as you walk up the concrete stairs.

One of the most interesting area’s within the building is the archives –in which box upon box of images sorted by colour is stored- I’d estimate that well over a million images must be housed there. Everywhere you go there are lomo walls and memories of all things lomo – the building as you would expect is a very quirky and truly unique feel to it. It actually smells of LCA!

Each level opens up to an expansive larger room which has then been sectioned off into smaller work areas. All in all a center hive of activity with that buzz of energy zapping around. A really fun place to hang in and visit. Of course you can shots lomo’s images every 2 steps ;)

written by scootiepye on 2009-04-01 in #world #locations #lsi-hq-scootiepye

11 Comments

  1. northwardnimbus
    northwardnimbus ·

    thank you for the tour helen! its awesome. i added this to my bucket list! to make a pilgrimage to lomoland before i expire. heeh.

  2. stouf
    stouf ·

    Paradise !

  3. vicuna
    vicuna ·

    heaven! :))

  4. rater
    rater ·

    This really exists? wooo, nice!

  5. paper_doll
    paper_doll ·

    i wish i was there.

  6. coca
    coca ·

    cool!!

  7. olique
    olique ·

    Lomographer Was Here! olique

  8. t0m7
    t0m7 ·

    The Lomography HQ is great! it's like a big Lomo-Wonderland with Cameras lying around everywhere!
    It just looks as if it was founded by the students in the 90s - great Lomo atmosphere!

  9. mari1029
    mari1029 ·

    I'm in vienna, can't wait to go there! what are the opening hours???

  10. royjhaworth1946
    royjhaworth1946 ·

    This little piggie went to market
    That little piggie stayed at home
    The other little piggie had Roast Piggie
    The fourth little piggie had none!
    The final little piggie went " Wee,Wee, Wee, I can't find my way home!"

  11. yerzmyey
    yerzmyey ·

    Greetz to the Lomography HQ!!! :)

More Interesting Articles

  • Turn Your Lomographs Into Beautiful Analogue Prints — Handmade By Lomography

    written by shhquiet on 2015-03-24 in #gear #news
    Turn Your Lomographs Into Beautiful Analogue Prints — Handmade By Lomography

    You've shot tons of really fantastic film photos — why not turn them into analogue prints that you can proudly showcase in your home, studio or office? If you're not sure where to have them printed, try Analogue Prints — the perfect print service for analogue photographers. Lomographers in Austria, UK, France, Germany, Italy, Belgium, the Netherlands and Spain can take advantage of this awesome service right now!

    3
  • Solar Eclipses and Beyond

    written by pan_dre on 2015-03-20 in #gear #news
    Solar Eclipses and Beyond

    The skies were busy with magic today — or maybe it was just the solar eclipse that caused all that ruckus? Decked out in space-age goggles and other various sun viewing paraphernalia, groups of people gathered as the moon moved between the sun and the earth this morning across Europe. Only a few lucky folks witnessed the total eclipse, and here at Vienna HQ, the greatest moment of the partial eclipse happened at 10:45 A.M. and lasted only a few minutes. We stopped everything we were doing to join the sky watchers crew and share in this astonishing moment. Check out these brilliant solar-inspired shots to celebrate the occasion!

  • In Pursuit of Kyoto with the Lomo'Instant

    written by bgaluppo on 2015-08-01 in #gear #lifestyle
    In Pursuit of Kyoto with the Lomo'Instant

    Ladies and gentlemen, it is with great pride that we bring you the newest member of Lomo'Instant family: the stunningly beautiful Lomo'Instant Kyoto Edition! To give it a warm welcome to our brand new jewel, sneaked out from our HQ in Vienna and went in search of a truly enlightening adventure.

  • Shop News

    Try the LomoLAB Development Service!

    Try the LomoLAB Development Service!

    Whatever kind of film development you're after, you'll find it here! Now you can confidently shoot from the hip without having to worry where to develop those film rolls!

  • Newcomer of the Week: ehrenreichandrea

    written by Eunice Abique on 2015-09-26 in #world #lifestyle
    Newcomer of the Week: ehrenreichandrea

    Vienna, Austria-based lomographer Andrea Ehrenreich works as an architect and architecture photographer. Being in the community continuously inspires her to express herself freely, without worrying about any strict photographic rules.

    6
  • Do You Wood Film?

    written by pan_dre on 2015-09-08 in #gear #news
    Do You Wood Film?

    Photography has a great impact not only on our society but unfortunately also on our ever endangered environment. Our dear friends from Compania Imago came up with a fantastic idea to change the latter.

    6
  • Photo of the Day by gauthierdumonde

    written by Eunice Abique on 2015-08-25 in #world #news
    Photo of the Day by gauthierdumonde

    One of things lomographers love about shooting on film is its unpredictability, an inherent trait of the medium that never fails to produce astonishing results.

    10
  • Shop News

    The Lomography Experimental Lens Kit opens up a new, creative photographic domain!

    The Lomography Experimental Lens Kit opens up a new, creative photographic domain!

    Satisfy your hunger for creative snap-shooting with this lens package made especially for Micro 4/3 digital cameras! Don't miss the 20% discount!

  • Where The Hell is Lomography In The Baltics?

    written by shhquiet on 2015-07-20 in #world #news
    Where The Hell is Lomography In The Baltics?

    Here at Lomography we believe that everyone should be able to live an experimental, interactive, vivid and sometimes even blurred and crazy way of life. And we also believe that it is important to make the analogue lifestyle more accessible to everyone! This is why we're calling out to Lomographers in the Baltic region to help spread the Lomography love in your area!

    6
  • Community LomoAmigo Derek O'Neill

    written by hannah_brown on 2015-05-19 in #world #locations #lomoamigos
    Community LomoAmigo Derek O'Neill

    In this series, we talk to film fanatics from all around the UK about their passion for film photography and the best places to shoot in their home town. Today we meet Derek O'Neill from Glasgow.

  • Going Monochrome with the Lomo'Instant

    written by bgaluppo on 2015-06-26 in #gear
    Going Monochrome with the Lomo'Instant

    If you've ever used the Lomo'Instant camera, you know that the Fujifilm Instax Mini film ensures amazing and sharp results with vivid colors and natural skin tones. And although we love it the way it is, we also love to experiment. This time we ventured out with monochrome on our minds and got some pretty crazy results — check it out!

    1
  • Shop News

    Give your space a facelift with your own analogue print

    Give your space a facelift with your own analogue print

    Really want to bring your film photos to life? We’re now offering totally analogue fine art prints in a host of large sizes and formats! Carefully enlarged from your negatives onto premium photographic paper by lab professionals, each picture is a unique piece of craftsmanship.

  • Take a Peek Through The ONDU Pinhole

    written by shhquiet on 2015-03-17 in #gear #news
    Take a Peek Through The ONDU Pinhole

    Have you ever tried going lens-less when taking a photo? Try shooting with ONDU Pinhole Cameras and see what it's like to take photos through a tiny pinhole. Check out these lovely shots taken by Lomographers; if you do have some ONDU pinhole photos of your own, upload and tag them accordingly so that we can see them!

    4
  • Petzval Lomographer of The Week: Golfpunkgirl

    written by anamartaml on 2015-08-10 in #people
    Petzval Lomographer of The Week:  Golfpunkgirl

    Our Lomographers love their Petzval and, as a result, they have taken it to the most amazing places: gardens full of green, immensely busy cities and breathtaking landscapes. Yet, sometimes, all you need is what you have right at home. Keeping family memories with the Petzval Lens never looked this good, and golfpunkgirl does it well.

    3
  • A Bit of Boston in the Heart of Vienna

    written by bgaluppo on 2015-03-05 in #gear #lifestyle
    A Bit of Boston in the Heart of Vienna

    The brand new Lomo'Instant Boston Edition hit the shelves around the world this week. In an attempt to celebrate the home of the ol' bean and the cod, we ventured out in search of some classic Boston flair. While we couldn't find a baseball match or a proper clam chowder, we did have a blast chasing red brick walls and spicing up our photo shooting with some iconic American flavors!

    1