Portrait photography is part of this month's theme. And not only that, our weekly tribute features another famous, influential portrait photographer, Julia Margaret Cameron. Join us in this black and white portrait rumble. Read on for more info.
Julia Margaret Cameron was a British photographer. She is well-known for her portraits of famous people and photographs with Victorian, Arthurian, and other legendary themes. And this week, we have a series of articles dedicated to her. And in this rumble, we ask you to submit black and white portrait photographs. No need to copy or imitate Cameron’s work. We’ll leave you all to your own creative style. Have fun shooting!
Prize(s): 3 winners of 10 piggies each. All winners will receive a special award badge straight to their LomoHomes.
Film/Camera Type: Any black and white film and any analogue camera may be used.
Upload Limit: 3 photos
Minimum Photo Dimensions: Submissions must be at least 768px.
Meta data must be completed (camera, film, location & 3 tags).
Lomography Singapore plays host to Parallel Planets’ first exhibition, "Façades: Neo-Noir Portraits Exhibition," featuring all-analog photography: a sea of black and white film portraits. This exhibition serves as a platform where both local and international photographers can express themselves by injecting individual perspectives into their craft. It also encourages viewers to look through the lens of the photographers, to see the subjects as who they are – flawed, alive, and breathing – and to also see beyond the façades we all choose to don.
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Yamato, a 25-year-old photographer based in Japan, is an active Instagram user with over 4,000 followers from all over the world. He also takes highly stylized photographs with the Petzval 85 Lens, giving his images a distinct and slightly moody look.
He will respectfully ask for a photo session. He does not outline why, and if you are shy, you will wonder what he has seen in you. He greets reluctance with understanding and a resounding yes with an equal amount of enthusiasm. When the day comes, he will treat you like a collaborator. And whenever he talks about the outcome—comely photos of what looks like your most confident self—he will always call you a muse.
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