Blonde Ambition Rumble

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In honor of Marilyn Monroe's birthday week, we here at Lomography will be ending our celebration of it with a bang...through dun, dun, dun - a rumble! We know you guys love a good rumble - so do we, and so with one of the most well-loved blondes as inspiration, here's what you gotta do to indulge in your own blonde ambition!

Credits: undiscovered

Ready to score yourself some piggies? Well this one is actually quite easy, all you need to do is submit a photo of your favorite blonde – yourself in a blonde wig, your mom, your better half, Barbie…taken with your favorite film camera and you’re good to go. Of course, you can submit any photo with a blonde-haired subject in it, but the challenge here is to make it interesting enough to catch out judges’ fancy. Whichever way you choose to do it is fine with us as long as you stick to film! Good luck everyone!

Details

  • Prize(s): 3 winners of 10 Piggies. All winners will receive a special award badge straight to their LomoHomes
  • Film/Camera Type: Any analogue photo not digitally enhanced or manipulated. Please keep in mind of our theme.
  • Upload Limit: 1 photo
  • Minimum Photo Dimensions: Submissions must be at least 768px in either width or height.
  • Meta data must be completed (camera, film, location & 3 tags)

written by ungrumpy on 2012-06-08 in #competitions #analogue-photography #weekly-tributes #lomography #marilyn-monroe

6 Comments

  1. marjanbuning
    marjanbuning ·

    upload 10 instead of one?????

  2. natalieerachel
    natalieerachel ·

    @ungrumpy Is it 10 or 1?

  3. jennysparkle
    jennysparkle ·

    Oh dear! I uploaded 10 because It said it in the upload section then I've read the post again and it says 1! What shall I do?

  4. ungrumpy
    ungrumpy ·

    sorry guys for the late reply, 1 is the photo limit, i'll take your photos in consideration @jennysparkle...

  5. adash
    adash ·

    @ungrumpy, Sorry, I uploaded two before I read your comment here, and I can't un-submit now....

  6. mafiosa
    mafiosa ·

    ahhh, I can't believe I missed this rumble. I have so many Marilyn inspired photos! :(

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