From fat cats, slippery eels and high flying birds, The Great Lomo LC-A Race's fourth missions was a delightful treat for us animal lovers!
Not many locales have indigenous animals roaming around freely waiting to be Lomographed, so The Great Lomo LC-A Race'sFourth Mission called for a little bit of creativity and a dash of luck. The submissions overflowed with cute and cuddly critters to oddly shaped plastic companions, but at the end of the day, there can only be one winner! akabee made all the judges say “awww” out loud with his amazing shot og these penguins. Who can compete with penguins right? Congratulations go out to him and the rest of Asia Team 3 namely Asia Team 3 pola, shooter, felicita, makotoooooo, poulain, anapaulah, grad, kirri and takuji for getting the win and getting 50 Piggies divided amongst yourselves!
When asked to recall the moment they first became truly interested in photography, most photographers would remember the magical feeling of picking up a hand-me-down or secondhand camera, the thrill of shooting an entire roll through, and the elation upon seeing and holding their first ever set of photographs. Caleb Savage, however, had quite a unique experience. At 10 years old, he had his first taste of working in the darkroom making prints at Boy Scout camp, thereby beginning a more than a decade-long affinity with photography.
You read the right, folks! The 175 Years of Petzval Legacy Competition is officially extended. Discover the additional prizes awaiting our lucky winners and meet the esteemed Petzval photographers that comprise our jury.
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!
By now the Lomography site is like a pail of candied purple. Our confection LomoChrome Purple has produced forests and flower beds the shade of lavender macarons. Hard to resist the fantasy! But lately we have noticed darker, late-afternoon-sun versions. And we like what we see.