Highlights: Swinging out with the Sub Cultures of Carnaby

To celebrate the last day of our “Sub-Cultures of Carnaby” exhibition at Lomography Gallery Store Soho we held a party which went down rather well. To find out how we got on, have a little read right here…

What: Sub Cultures of Carnaby closing Party
When: Thursday June 7th 6 – 9pm
Where: Lomography Gallery Store Soho

Lomography Gallery Store Soho sits just off of Carnaby St and is most famous for its Mod fashion boutiques in the 1960’s. It was THE place to be if you wanted to get the perfect Mod look and maybe get a glimpse of the Small Faces who used to visit the area.

We held an exhibition of photographs on behalf of the PYMCA (Photographic Youth Music Culture Archive) from the 1960’s and invited photographer Ted Polhemus along to talk about his career documenting the styles and sub cultures of that era. It attracted a whole bunch of people young and old who all wanted to ask lots of questions, some even bought his book.

We were also delighted to have The Low Suns play live, they managed to fill the whole store with some rather delightful dreamy harmonious tunes. The night wouldn’t have been complete without some deliciously cold Saint Beer and a few staff members falling over the Marshall amps.

Don’t miss out on our July Events, check them all out right here!

You can also sign up to our newsletter here too!

Lomography Gallery Store Soho
3 Newburgh Street, London W1F 7RE
Tel. 02074341466
sohostore@lomography.com

Shop Hours
Monday to Saturday: 10am – 7pm
Thursdays: 10am – 9pm
Sunday: 12 – 6pm
Follow us, friend us, check-in and join us on our LomoHome, Facebook, Twitter, Flickr, Vimeo, and FourSquare accounts.

written by hannah_brown on 2012-07-03 in #news

More Interesting Articles

  • Soho Carnaby Shopping Night

    written by hannah_brown on 2014-04-28 in #news
    Soho Carnaby Shopping Night

    On Thursday, May 1st, all the shops in the Carnaby Street area will open its doors late for a big shopping extravaganza organized by Grazia Magazine. Lomography Soho is just off of Carnaby Street and we will be joining the celebrations with a 20% discount on products and a special La Sardina workshop. Find out more after the jump.

  • Chris Pollard Petzval in all its Glory Launch Party

    written by hannah_brown on 2015-02-19 in #world #events #reviews #lomoamigos
    Chris Pollard Petzval in all its Glory Launch Party

    Lomography Store Soho hosted the launch party for the latest exhibition of beautiful Petzval shots taken by fashion photographer Chris Pollard. He took some stunning snaps of the catwalks and presentations of the London Collections: Men (LCM) the capital’s showcase of menswear trends. Find out how we got on here:

  • Lomo'instant Party Recap UK

    written by hannah_brown on 2014-11-18 in #news
    Lomo'instant Party Recap UK

    Last week we celebrated the arrival of the Lomo'Instant camera at the Lomography Soho Store with a huge launch party. We opened our doors late to showcase this exciting new compact instant camera! We gave you the chance to hold this beauty in your hands and have your photo taken in our instant photobooth. Read on to catch the event highlights.

  • Shop News

    the perfect surprise for every analogue loving enthusiast

     the perfect surprise for every analogue loving enthusiast

    Let your loved one pick the gift of their dreams. Lomography Online Shop Gift Certificates are the perfect present for every analogue devotee on your gift list

  • Lomography X Nixon Exhibition Event Recap - London

    written by hannah_brown on 2014-08-06 in #news
    Lomography X Nixon Exhibition Event Recap - London

    Before the month of July ended, Lomography Gallery Store Soho held the mother of all parties with the opening night of the Lomography x Nixon Exhibition. People spilled out onto the streets and queued up to see psych-pop band Swim Mountain play live. Find out more about the event after the jump.

  • Lomography x Nixon Petzval Video

    written by hannah_brown on 2014-08-13 in #lifestyle
    Lomography x Nixon Petzval Video

    Last month, Lomography Gallery Store Soho held an exhibition of photographs taken at the Nixon Surf Challenge in Russia. Free drinks and live music from Swim Mountain overflowed at the opening party. Using the Petzval lens and a star-shaped aperture plate to give a beautifully soft, dreamy effect, the folks at the Soho Gallery Store created a video of the event. Watch this video after the jump.

  • LomoGuru of the Week: kleinerkaries

    written by icequeenubia on 2014-03-30 in #lifestyle
    LomoGuru of the Week: kleinerkaries

    Her LomoHome name, kleinerkaries, is a combination of two German words that mean "little" and "caries." Well, sounds a bit peculiar but this has nothing to do with the state of her teeth! Read on to find out how our LomoGuru of the Week got this interesting moniker!

    9
  • Shop News

    Get 20% off on the Lomography Experimental Lens Kit

    Get 20% off on the Lomography Experimental Lens Kit

    Satisfy your hunger for creative snap-shooting with this lens package made especially for Micro 4/3 digital cameras.

  • April Workshops and Events in London

    written by hannah_brown on 2014-03-24 in #events
    April Workshops and Events in London

    Join the Lomography Gallery Stores in London for some super April workshops. We have a highly advanced light painting workshop with one of our most dedicated Lomo-homies Nilan, a scavenger hunt to celebrate Film Photography Day, a LOMOMATRIX workshop, two parties AND a pinhole workshop. Phew! Find out details and dates right here.

  • Win a Signed Large-Format Print from Photographer Debbie Carlos

    written by ferren on 2014-04-03 in #competitions
    Win a Signed Large-Format Print from Photographer Debbie Carlos

    Last month the East London Gallery Store hosted an exhibition of photographer, Debbie Carlos' work, and now we present you with the exciting opportunity to win a signed print for yourself. Read on to find out how to join the contest.

    2
  • Lomo UK Blog Awards 2014

    written by dribri on 2014-12-04 in #competitions
    Lomo UK Blog Awards 2014

    Remember when we featured a great selection at last year's UK Blog Awards? Well, we're bringing it back to honor some of the most interesting blogs online! Read on for the details on how to get involved!

    7
  • Shop News

    Try the LomoLAB Development Service!

    Try the LomoLAB Development Service!

    Whatever kind of film development you're after, you'll find it here! Now you can confidently shoot from the hip without having to worry where to develop those film rolls!

  • Lomo UK Blog Awards 2014: Winners

    written by dribri on 2014-12-11 in #news
    Lomo UK Blog Awards 2014: Winners

    Remember when we featured a great selection at last year's UK Blog Awards? Well, we brought it back to showcase some of the most interesting blogs online! Read on to find out who made the list!

  • Summer Hot Spots: A Morning Sunbath in Varazze

    written by sirio174 on 2014-08-01 in #world #locations
    Summer Hot Spots: A Morning Sunbath in Varazze

    This is the story of my first adventure on the beach this year. In the middle of June, I took my first sunbath along the seaside on a small public beach in Varazze - a rather small and unkempt place which I will never return to in the future. Read more to find out why!

  • Festival Season: Lots of Variety at the North Sea Jazz

    written by wesco on 2014-07-10 in #lifestyle
    Festival Season: Lots of Variety at the North Sea Jazz

    My brother had a photo exhibition last year at the North Sea Jazz Festival and got two tickets. So just like the old days with our father, we went to the Ahoy Rotterdam for an evening of jazz and other music. I was armed with an analogue SLR camera, telephoto lens, and sensitive film!

    1