Letter from the Editor: Several Thank You's and a Call-Out for Regular Contributors

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Lomography's International Magazine is always in an evolving process to give you the latest news and most relevant pieces on everything that's Lomography, anything that's analogue, and all other interesting things in between -- and even beyond! And yes, we want to give you more!

Everdearest Lomographers,

Everyone who’s on the expanding Lomographic website are sweethearts — especially when in comes to community interaction and involvement, you all are darlings! We are truly grateful for your continuous article submissions and innumerable rumble entries. Through your awesome online support, we became attached with knowing one another’s updates on new photos and projects and we have learned to establish worldwide friendship which, in the first place, will never bosom if it weren’t for our common and mighty interest: FILM PHOTOGRAPHY!

Credits: white_trash101

So, on behalf of Lomography’s International Magazine team, we give special thanks to everyone in the community for your steaming News submissions, your awesome Analogue Lifestyle pieces, your adventurous Location write-ups, your very informative Reviews and very innovative Tipsters, and of course, your priceless participation with our Competitions!

We also give enormous props to the Magazine’s current regular contributors! To name a few, we have the elegant and enchanting Ellen Rogers who shares her journey into the Sepulchral through mesmerizing images and elaborate words; Sean Lotman, a well-versed haiku poet and photographer who authors the ongoing series entitled I Do Haiku You; and Tom & Melissa, the amazing duo of The Long Haul Project.

And of course, kudos to our amazing editors who painstakingly pick their brains out to write new and creative stuff to tickle all of your analogue fancies! If it weren’t for the community and for the love of analogue, the Magazine team won’t be around, alive, and kicking. So, THANK YOU, all. You guys rock!

Credits: dakadev_pui

But, hey, the awesomeness should not stop here! We want more, more, more content for the Magazine! And so, we are currently looking for dedicated writers who are interested in contributing articles (to any section) on a regular basis. Now, let us ask you —

  1. Do you have an ongoing personal project on film photography which you would like to publicize to the analogue realm?
  2. Do you have a specific expertise or interest related to film photography, old school filmmaking, and the like?
  3. Do you have anything creative and interesting idea (anything under the analogue sun) which you would like to share to the community?
  4. Aside from film photography, is your heart is set on writing?
  5. Do you know the grammar basics of the English language?
  6. Are you willing to write regularly for an international community of readers?

If your answers are mostly yes, then you are most welcome to become one of Lomography Magazine’s regular contributors! Enough with dilly-dallying and shoot us a brief proposal on what you want to write about via sending an email to ==joy.celine@lomography.com == with the following details:

Subject: Magazine Regular Contributor: (Your Name)

  • Full Name
  • Current Location
  • LomoHome
  • Details of your series (title, frequency, content, other specifics — the more detailed, the better!)
  • Relevant attachments or links (to your personal website or sample works)
Credits: lawypop

We’ll look into your proposal, we’ll take it from there, and hopefully our new regular writers can begin with their series very soon (before the year ends would be great!). We can’t wait to hear your ideas — we’re pretty sure that everyone’s almost always loaded with creative ideas and they’re just waiting to be unleashed. Now’s the perfect time to let your voices be heard! :)

Looking forward to your gracious responses,
The Magazine Team

written by basterda on 2011-11-22 in #news #international #editor #magazine #lomography #editorial

18 Comments

  1. stouf
    stouf ·

    Thank you too LSI ! Raahhh if only I had more time... I would totally get into this...

  2. cutebun
    cutebun ·

    Awesome! But how often is often?

  3. manfromuz
    manfromuz ·

    is this different from the city slickers writers? :)

  4. tallgrrlrocks
    tallgrrlrocks ·

    This is so exciting =)

  5. basterda
    basterda ·

    @manfromuz Yes, CitySlickers have specific tasks assigned to them every month but they also are regular Magazine contributors. :)

  6. mochilis
    mochilis ·

    Same as @stouf... :( Anyway, thanks for all your gratitude in this article... made me think about writing more often...

  7. basterda
    basterda ·

    @cutebun At least once a month is alright! :)

  8. marriedtomyholga
    marriedtomyholga ·

    The things I would do to be able to be a contributor..... Ah <3

  9. adi_totp
    adi_totp ·

    this is great :D

  10. cutebun
    cutebun ·

    Then I shall apply but will need to think of topic to write =P

  11. odax
    odax ·

    Awesome. I'm already writing the "album covers" series in Analogue Lifestyle, but I definitely want to contribute more...

  12. basterda
    basterda ·

    @odax Hi! The Album Covers series is a great idea! If you want to contribute more, just shoot me an email and let's discuss your ideas! Thank you! :)

  13. natalieerachel
    natalieerachel ·

    Hrmm what if I have more than one idea??

  14. basterda
    basterda ·

    @natalieerachel Would love to hear all of them! You may tabulate them! :P

  15. mariaratfingers
    mariaratfingers ·

    oooh this is great!! i have several ideas too. once my finals are over i'll organise them a little bit and drop you a line :)

  16. adam_g2000
    adam_g2000 ·

    Are there piggie points for the articles if you are a regular contributor?

  17. dollymixture
    dollymixture ·

    Just wondering if you still looking for contributors? I emailed and just wondering how long to wait for a reply?

  18. mythra
    mythra ·

    Still looking?

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