Upon looking at these photos, skeptics may say that the lomographers behind them just had a brush with beginner's luck. But nevermind that--what you will see will definitely amaze you anyway!
We’re still scouring our records for some of the best lomographs that you should see if you haven’t yet, or marvel again if you’ve seen them in the past. We’ve recently presented the “most popular photos of all time”:, and now, we’re putting the spotlight on the best lomographs taken by newbies throughout the community’s history. Many of these exceptional photographs catapulted the lomographers behind them into lomo-stardom—they may well be newbies back then but we know you’ll agree that these photos were well-loved by the community!
As we continue to celebrate Lomography’s 20 glorious years of analogue goodness, take a look at 20 of the most popular photos by newbie lomographers through the years:
Again, to those whose superb lomographs are showcased in this gallery, congratulations, you have been a part of Lomography’s colorful history!
Thousands of budding lomographers from all over the world joined the community in the past year. Beginner's luck or inherent talent, these newbies placed their best foot forward and filled their LomoHomes with nothing but amazing snapshots. We proudly present the most popular newcomers of 2014.
You can tell that someone had a fun and memorable road trip just by looking at his or her travel photos, and today's awesome album is a testament to that! If you're not yet planning for a summer road trip, you sure will be after flipping through the photos you'll find after the jump!
Alison Scarpulla is an enormously talented photographer from the USA who utilizes experimental techniques such as multiple exposures and film soaking to create surreal, evocative and emotional shots. After previously featuring some of her work in the Lomography magazine, we were ecstatic that she accepted our offer to shoot with the LC-Wide to create some brand new photos. Read on for our exclusive interview with the woman behind such amazing photos, which you will see after the jump!
We love sharing photos! So, with the recent release of the beloved Lomo'Instant camera, we thought it would be a great idea to look at some of the best ways to share your instants with the world. Rather than letting them collect dust on a shelf or stay hidden away in a drawer somewhere, why not let everyone else in on your superb instant creations? Check out these 5 awesome ways you can do just that!
Simeon Smith is a musician who recorded the sounds of our film cameras in action and made these samples available as a free download. We couldn't resist interviewing him about this project and taking a look at some of his photos. Meet the man behind the cams here.
Stephen Shore introduced to the 70s art world an unadorned image of American life. He captured littered restaurant tables as other photographers would immaculate vistas. For the opening of “American Surfaces”, he even taped unframed snapshots on gallery walls. In these videos, Shore talks about objects that have “no pretention to art” and the things he learned from Andy Warhol.
In my early adolescence, I liked to play table football. For my 12th birthday, my parents gifted me with a wonderful Subbuteo table soccer game set that I had wished for many months! This was my favorite toy until I discovered other interesting hobbies, like ham radio and electronics. So after some years, I gave away this game to other kids. I always remembered this game with pleasure and a hint of nostalgia.