We lomographers are fond of taking photos of street scenes and cityscapes, but how many of us can actually do elaborate sketches of busy metropolises? If you can, you might want to learn who you're up against and what he can do with freehand sketching!
If you’re like me and you are forever frustrated with your drawing skills, you will find the work of this guy named Patrick Vale no mean feat. Well, it’s not a big a deal, really; he just drew the lower half of New York City entirely by hand as he saw it from the Empire State Building.
It took him five days to complete the elaborate cityscape drawing, but you can take a look at the whole scenery unfold on paper with the 80-second time-lapse version below:
So, what do you think? I am utterly amazed at his drawing skills, and disgruntled by my (almost non-existent) own. Share your thoughts with us with a comment below!
Scott Brasher is a fashion street photographer based in New York City. His work has been featured on many media outlets while working with brands like Cover Girl, MTV, Reebok, and Target, among many others. But before this, Scott started shooting in the streets of Williamsburg, Brooklyn, capturing its daily urban fashion. Last month, he took the Petzval Lens to the streets of New York to photograph scenes at the famous New York Fashion Week.
Lubitel for lovers+. You're probably wondering, "Why is there a '+'?" It's to describe and expand a whole new definition of the Lubitel - in this case, this camera is not only for lovers literally, but also for anyone who loves to shoot portraits, street scenes, objects, and the skies. Do you love to take photos of your lover, your dear friend, your lovely family, your pet, or at the streets? This camera can be used in ALL situations. You can shoot everything that you love with it!
Two days from now, Lempertz will hold a sale of 195 photographic prints. The lineup is as varied as the history of photography itself. An 1856 print by an anonymous photographer is in the same group as a top-valued Joseph Szabo shot. A deceptively simple shot of a flower vase is joined by the complex textures of Lucien Hervé. Take a look at the fascinating mix.
With your overwhelming support, we have run out of Belair Instant Backs! We'll restock it in April, but don't worry because the Belair Instant Camera is readily available to satisfy your instant cravings!
Chloé Vollmer-Lo's photos speak for themselves. Every image, whether it's a portrait or a seemingly simple snapshot of a street alley, tells a story. The Paris-based photographer tested the New Petval Lens 85 recently, and the results, as expected, speak volumes. She talks about her experience as a freelance photographer - and with the New Petval Lens 85 - in this exclusive interview.