Willemijn of BNN Today mentioned Lomography as "the trend of 2012". We were recently invited for a quick meet up at the Dutch radio station BNN and talked about Lomography. Did you miss it? Read on and re-listen the broadcast.
Monday night, January 2nd, 2012 Lomography was on topic at the radio program BNN Today on the Dutch Radio1. Together with Lilian van Rooij (professional photographer) and Willemijn (BNN), we talked about the Lomography phenomenon and what it’s all about. Lilian, who’s a lomo newbie, just experimented last week with some old plastic cameras and brought her x-pro photos to the studio. We talked about the old LC-A and the new cameras like the LomoKino.
Here are some photos I took of the event using the LC-Wide:
Did you miss the broadcast? Go check this link for the radio stream and go re-listen the conversation. The show lasted 1 hour and 30 minutes in total, so you’d better scroll down to 1:14:45 for our 15 minutes of radio fame! Also, someone from BNN documented the meeting on film. Check the movie below. Without sound unfortunately.
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