Lomomission 57: In Transit


Just because you're not on foot doesn't mean you can't shoot! Stand up, balance yourself, and try to win this month's Lomomission challenge!

We spend a great deal of time traveling – going to work, doing errands, or having a vacation. Sometimes due to the routine that we have grown accustomed to, we don’t even bring our cameras anymore, which is sad! We only get to shoot when we’re stationary or walking, not too much while we are moving. The challenge then, for this month, is to floor us with your shots taken while in transit – be it a bicycle, car, train or a plane! The ride may be rough or the turbulence scary, but can you steady yourself for a fraction of a second to get the shot that will win you a Diana Mini and Diana Flash! Let’s see and find out. For now, hop on and click away! Act fast, as we’re only giving you 2 weeks for this Mission!

Grand Prize:
A Diana Mini and a Diana Flash for the grand prize winner!

2nd Place: 15 Piggies
3rd Place: 10 Piggies
4th Place: 5 Piggies

Competition Details:

  • Film/Camera Type: Any analogue photo not digitally enhanced or manipulated
  • Upload Limit: 5 photos
  • Minimum Photo Dimensions: Submissions must be at least 768px in either width or height.
  • Meta data must be completed (camera, film, location & 3 tags) for prize eligibility.
  • By submitting your photos to this rumble, you allow Lomography.com to use your submitted photos for promotional purposes.

written by cruzron on 2009-09-14 in #competitions #train #mission #car #contest #transit #bicylce #plane


  1. panelomo
    panelomo ·

    5 only? - awwwww.

  2. panelomo
    panelomo ·

    errr - how to submit?

  3. quaisoir
    quaisoir ·

    ermmm...yeah how to submit??Jay u prob have lotsa pics in transit coz u travel all the time..hope u managed to choose 5 of the lot! :)

  4. mattydk
    mattydk ·

    yup, would really like to submit for this but someone tell me how????

  5. raissuli
    raissuli ·

    If we could submit it will be soooo cool....

  6. raissuli
    raissuli ·

    Still here... still waiting for the "submit" button to show up... tic, tac, tic, tac....

  7. raissuli
    raissuli ·

    Hey! Why some people are able to submit, and I am not? I´m seeing the submitions numbers growing, but the submition option is not available to me... why? :-( It´s not fair, is it?

  8. lomat
    lomat ·

    Ohh i like!!

  9. stouf
    stouf ·

    You can submit from your homes ; )

  10. quaisoir
    quaisoir ·

    maybe they submitted directly from each photo...even then the submissions page can't be viewed.

  11. mattydk
    mattydk ·

    ahhh, i see. thanks for the tip stouf!

  12. mattydk
    mattydk ·

    ahhh, i see. thanks for the tip stouf!

  13. raissuli
    raissuli ·

    Ah... yeah :-) Thanks stouf and quaisoir!

    But doing this the upload limmit presented is 10 images, and not 5 as the rules above say... what´s the correct limit?

  14. panelomo
    panelomo ·

    @quaisoir - haha, not really - i'm always asleep when in transit. =)

  15. threemoons
    threemoons ·

    Yo, please put up a submission tag. Can't figure out how to submit from homes.

  16. vicuna
    vicuna ·

    Ok, we can submit from our homes directly but how to see the gallery of submissions...?

  17. eugenia
    eugenia ·

    por donde se submit las fotos??????

  18. falsedigital
    falsedigital ·

    I'm really excited about this one because I always snap away when I'm traveling :D

  19. cruzron
    cruzron ·

    fixed the submission problem. goodluck guys! :)

  20. sumlom
    sumlom ·

    cant wait for the gallery to be up, i wanna check out everone's awesome photos.

  21. mephisto19
    mephisto19 ·

    it says 141 submissions but i can only see 12... WHY?

  22. goldie
    goldie ·

    Cant see my submissions and in my home it shows that I have submitted my pics...

  23. eggzakly
    eggzakly ·

    so hard to pick just five...

  24. threemoons
    threemoons ·

    I submitted from my home but don't see them in the general submissions tab here?

  25. raissuli
    raissuli ·

    Why I can´t see my submitions at the submissions page? In fact, it says there are 218 submitions, but the page shows less...

  26. cruzron
    cruzron ·

    we'll check to see what's wrong. sorry for the inconvenience!

  27. panelomo
    panelomo ·

    can't see my submissions too.

  28. ethermoon
    ethermoon ·

    i can't seee my submission but when i check my photo, it says submitted. i hope it REALLY is.

  29. threemoons
    threemoons ·

    My 3 submissions STILL not showing up...

  30. devrimarie
    devrimarie ·

    great idea....I wish I was still in NYC so I could get some lovely subway shots...

  31. crocodil_fotografic
    crocodil_fotografic ·

    It took a few days, but my pictures are now showing up among submissions :)

  32. falsedigital
    falsedigital ·

    My pictures still aren't showing up. :[

  33. falsedigital
    falsedigital ·

    Oh now they are! had to refresh. haha

  34. threemoons
    threemoons ·

    I give up. I see my photos under my own "submit photos" window, but they are STILL NOT SHOWING UP under the general submissions page. Please make a system that works, Lomo, it's not fun fighting against bad technology.

  35. ilovemydiana
    ilovemydiana ·

    this was a good idea.

  36. anapaulah
    anapaulah ·

    just subimitted!! and dreamin on the diana mini :D

  37. daredeye
    daredeye ·

    i like this mission, already submit some shots.

  38. tallgrrlrocks
    tallgrrlrocks ·

    Diana Mini! Oh please oh please oh please oh please.......

  39. jazzamattic
    jazzamattic ·

    where are the winners?

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