Get Ready for the Big Games!

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We're all getting excited for the imminent start of the long awaited activities in London. To get you in the mood, here are some sports related photos.

Beach Volleyball – hit the beach with your Lomo Actionsampler and have a game.

Credits: lomollita

Boxing – the Lomo LC-A is a total knockout.

Credits: miriel

Athletics – on your marks, get set…cross process.

Credits: goldie

Swimming – don’t forget your Lomo Krab.

Credits: jennson

Shooting – Lomography hits the target.

Credits: azzzy

Diving – top bombing.

Credits: mizzfonky

Badminton – don’t hit the shuttlecock wide, unless you’re shooting with a Lomo Horizon.

Credits: anelfandhiszippo

Basketball – slam dunk your Holga 120N.

Credits: boredbone

Canoeing – paddle your camera hard.

Credits: lereile

Cycling – spokes and Sprocket Rockets.

Credits: hodachrome

Fencing – on guard!

Credits: irbypace

Gymnastics – floor mats and matt photos.

Credits: sugiyamasatomi

Wrestling – get your shutter release in a…‘hold’!

Credits: kareninalovely

Rowing – two oars and two exposures.

Credits: stevelomo

Sailing – load some black-and-white film and pray for wind.

Credits: artichekt

Tennis – don’t double fault.

Credits: mensoll

Trampolining – bounce high.

Credits: easilydistracted

written by bsmart on 2012-07-19 in #lifestyle #fun #london #photos #2012 #sport #events

8 Comments

  1. dearjme
    dearjme ·

    Silly, indeed :)

  2. buckshot
    buckshot ·

    This is excellent! Very entertaining, and funny too - love it!

  3. bsmart
    bsmart ·

    @buckshot Thanks :)

  4. guanatos
    guanatos ·

    nice idea :)

  5. lomonesia
    lomonesia ·

    i don't like sport,but i agree with your idea!

  6. 134340
    134340 ·

    welcome! :)

  7. sprofishgel
    sprofishgel ·

    Hey, that´s me on the first photo =D can I have a medal ??

  8. sirio174
    sirio174 ·

    great photos here!

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