I collect random human encounters in books that I make and carry around with me everywhere I go. I get people to write and draw things in my books and I capture them on film with my various Lomographic cameras – which I use like live bait to lure them to my cause.
Favorite Fisheye feature: I love the “B” setting on the Fisheye 2. The results from dual-flashing, long time swirly light effects just blow my mind. I have only just begun to explore all the wild possibilities with this feature. Expert technique: Bar hopping with my Fisheye…it’s the best. People are always drawn to it…they just cant keep away from its unique design. My favorite thing is to get people to turn their head as I shoot. The first flash catches them in sharp focus…then I move the camera around so the neon beer signs produce ethereal swirls of color around the image captured by the second flash (Colorsplash), thereby creating an instant double exposure filled with power. Lomography? Freedom to capture the weird way that I see the world and share it with like-minded people from all over the globe. Message: The Fisheye camera is the ultra-camera for any situation. It takes no thought whatsoever…just put the camera close to any subject and snap the shot. This camera lends itself so well to night-time forays as well as trips to the park. It is the camera I that always have with me at all times.
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As Steve Jobs puts it, "creativity is just connecting things." It's all about tracing one's experiences and pushing the boundaries of what's already known to establish new things. The Lomography community is no stranger to these instances. In fact, the community is filled with brilliant minds who are always ready to refine existing techniques and look for innovative ways to express their visions and ideas. Here are just a few of the creative lomographers we've come to love over the years.
You may have noticed the new single from Nükleer Başlıklı Kız, "Beni Hatırla," playing on the radio and music channels. During their last vacation, they took the Fisheye No.2 Gold to record their memories in circular photos that enhance the soul of the sea and the sun. We talked with NBK about their new single, future plans, and adventures with the Fisheye camera.
Its compact size, features that allow ample room for creativity, and undeniably gorgeous looks have got many lomographers smitten. Read on and see what five of our community members have to say about the charming Diana Mini!
Done shooting and want your films to be processed? We can process your colour and black & white 35mm, 120 or 110 films! Development, prints and scans are also included. (Service availability depends on your markets)
Of course we all love our dogs, but can your dog do a cool trick? Do you have your dog all dressed up for special occasions? Is your dog just cuter than all the rest? Show us how cute and adorable your dog can be!
In a new series, we talk to film fanatics from all around the UK about their passion for film photography and their favourite places to shoot in their home town. Today we go to Southgate in London to meet Dale Wightman who works at Middlesex University, loves the Spinner and DJ's at the Silent Discos.
In the fourth and final installment of his Icelandic chronicles, lomographer Andrea Russo opens up about their continuous exploration of the country's unique and majestic landscape, shares his thoughts on Iceland being a vital source of inspiration and creativity for its artists, and hints on returning to the place that has captured his heart.
In a new series, we talk to film fanatics from all around the UK about their passion for film photography and their favourite places to shoot in their home town. Today we go to Birmingham and meet Richard PJ Lambert who loves the LCA+ and The Custard Factory.
In a new series, we talk to film fanatics from all around the UK about their passion for film photography and their favourite places to shoot in their home town. Today we go to Billinge in Merseyside to meet Ray McKean who has a wealth of knowledge about film cameras.
In a new series, we talk to film fanatics from all around the UK about their passion for film photography and their favourite places to shoot in their home town. Today we go to Stoke-On-Trent and meet Vicki Cartlidge who talks about Holgas, Dianas and magical transformer cameras.
In this new 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. Meet Laurence Arnold from South West London.
In this new series, we talk to film fanatics from all around the United Kingdom about their passion for film photography and the best places to shoot in their hometown. Today, we meet David Morrow from Warwickshire.