Are you planning a trip and only taking a backpack with you? If you are, then you need a check list! Read on to know what essentials you should bring on your traveling adventure!
So here’s what should be included in your checklist before you leave:
Back pack (buy a good quality one to make sure you don’t hurt or back)
Travel clothing/footwear (light and loose clothing with good walking shoes are recommended)
Day bag to carry one once you’ve found accomodation
Extra straps for bag (in case it breaks)
money belt (very important while traveling for valuables)
Rain protection (you know, those giant shower caps you can cover your backpacks with)
Locks for your bag (important)
Your Passport and Travel Visas (if necessary)
Hidden money belt for your valuables
Credit cards to buy more valuables
Small toilet paper roll (it costs extra in some places)
Batteries for electronic devices
Towel and Toiletries
Any Appropriate Medications
Maps and a good travel guide book
Mobile phone, and of course…
A camera! Travelling is an elementary need of every Lomographer. May it be to distant countries, cities or even to the stars. Lomographers can go everywhere, even if it’s just in their imagination. To express this wanderlust with our cameras, we designed this very special limited Maps Edition cameras, decorated with maps that will take your imagination on journeys through time and space. Check them out in our online shop!
Are you in need of a holiday? Then we have something spectacular for you from the Shift School of Photography and Lomography. With your photos you can win a four-day trip to Paris for a long weekend full of photography including a giant Lomography package! We want to see your best work displaying your travel destinations so we know that you can turn a weekend getaway into an artistic and educational trip!
If you are looking for a panoramic camera to document your adventures on the beach, you should try the Sprocket Rocket. It's easy to use, cheap, and can get you amazing results! In this article, you can see how I used this camera to document a short vacation in Liguria, from Varazze to Alassio. Take a look after the jump!
In his audio book, German Petzval LomoAmigo Steffen Böttcher aka Stilpirat talks about his photographic adventures. What are your greatest lomographic adventures? That's what we wanted to know in this competition. Read on to find out who the winners are!
You want your subject be the center of attention? Petzval lens photos are recognizable for sharpness and crispness in the centre, strong color saturation, wonderful swirly bokeh effect, artful vignettes and narrow depth of field that will make your subjects stand out!
Can you ever have enough film for your treasured cameras? Are you going to take a ton of awesome analogue photos this holiday season? If the answer is yes (and we know it is), then now is your last chance to save on our super selection of analogue films!
The sun is shining and we are in the mood for some fun! If you're planning a trip to London this coming month, then why not book yourself for one of our special market workshops? We'll be heading off to Brick Lane, Portobello Rd and the Columbia Flower Market to shoot all the sights on film. If you’re visiting London and staying in a hostel, just present proof of your booking and get to join a workshop for free! Book your space now.
Tomorrow, April 26, marks World Pinhole Photography Day, and what better way to celebrate the occasion by taking your favorite pinhole camera out on an analog adventure? Or if you don't have one yet, you can make one yourself from scratch! Here are five innovative Tipsters from the community for you to peruse.
Do you like to experiment with your instant snaps using weird and wonderful techniques? Then you should totally check out this awesome effect we recently discovered on how to trash your Lomo'Instant snaps in the best possible way!
Where are you headed to this summer? Where I'm from summer has ended too soon, so I'm still daydreaming of sand and seafoam. I decided to check out the archives for some cool beach-y snapshots and came across a lot of interesting underwater photos! Check out my finds after the jump; hopefully this list will inspire you to grab a Fisheye Sub or a Krab, along with your Fisheye cameras and LC-A+, for some underwater adventure.