Man I dont even know where to start with this place. Well let’s start with $1.50 drafts of Kirni and Sapporo. Kenka is a Japanese Izakaya (kinda like a Japanese bar that serves good inexpensive food and drinks) located in New York's East Village. I was first introduced to Kenka about 5 years go by fellow Lomographers visiting from Japan, and have been an avid visitor ever since.
Kenka opens everyday at 6:00 PM so if you don’t want to wait, I recommend getting there at 5:30PM. With $8 pitchers of beer and hundreds of choices of snacks, all under $10, this place fills up quick and it stays packed until the doors close at 2 AM, except for Friday and Saturday when they close at 4 AM.
If you go on a weekend be ready to wait at least an hour or more to be seated. At the end of every meal they give each and every person a small cup filled with your own sugar to make your own Cotton Candy, just don’t order the Bull Penis, unless your feeling adventurous.
So if your ever in NY and want to visit some place cool, check out Kenka, and if you want a Lomo buddy to share a drink or 7 with you just send me a message and well go together!
The second trailer for "Star Wars:Episode VII - The Force Awakens" has the internet abuzz in the last last few hours. To join in on the fun, we scoured our archives and the cyberspace for some Star Wars treasures. Think Princess Leia and her double in that glorious gold costume, plus a photo of the new cast in roundtable discussion.
It's late October in Copenhagen and summer was well and truly behind us. With the nights drawing in, the chances of going out with one of my cameras was slim. All was not lost at this time of year, however, as it allowed me time to focus on my own personal music projects—I am a professional composer/musician and audio engineer at my own studio by day.
Hanna Varela was one of the photographers who participated in the exhibition jointly organized by Parallel Planets and Lomography Singapore and held last week. She is passionate about film photography and recently took black and white portraits! Here, Hanna talks about her awesome experience with the Petzval Art Lens and her elegantly beautiful masterpieces.
A recent lunchtime break turned into a big analog adventure when I took the Lomo'Instant camera out with the Splitzer and captured a gloriously sunny day in the heart of Soho, London. I learned a couple of great tips about shooting with this new accessory. Read on to find out more.
With the frosty months of winter behind us here in the northern hemisphere, we're very happy to see spring is finally here to bring new life and longer days. And this roundup of gorgeous springtime photos shot with the New Petzval Lens is just the ticket to match the season!