A Piggy Tool you say? Isn't that what aliens use when they're up and about probing stuff? No? Well then, read on for more info!
The Lomographic wheels are in motion and long lost Piggies are slowly but steadily crawling their way into each of your accounts. It’s been a bit of a long trek for them and we do apologize for the delay and the inconvenience this has caused you. We’ve got a little something for you though, in the future! Yes, it’s the big debut of our Piggy Tool!
When you go to the page you’ll be greeted by information relating to everything Piggies! here’s a quick run-through on how it works:
Your piggy points – current total amount of piggies
Your piggy points will expire on… – recent expiry date
Total accumulated piggy points – total # of piggies you’ve earned, including ones that have expired or have been used at the shop
Total piggies spent – total spent
Action: GET + details – info on piggy history; how you’ve earned/lost/consumed them
Don’t have any Piggies? Head on to our Competitions page nad join in on the rumbles or if you’re feeling a bit articulate, send us something for the Magazine and you’ll be handsomely rewarded!
A lot of lomographers have experienced using and even writing about the greatness of the Lomography Earl Grey black and white 35mm ISO 100 film. However, no one has written about using an expired Earl Grey film yet. How does it fare when it is used expired? Read on to find out more.
Some months ago the wonderful city of Matera, chosen as the European Capital of Culture 2019, hosted an exhibit featuring the works of an important Italian social photographer: Pepi Merisio, who had also donated all photos shown to the local public library. To pay homage to this great artist, I have selected a series of photos that I took in this place last summer. Take a look!
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!
Anna Fischer calls herself a beauty documentary photographer. Her backstage photos of last year's New York Fashion Week revealed the glitz and glamour of such high fashion events. Her personal work, however, is more intimate, as seen is this series of photos taken with the new Petzvl 58 Bokeh Control Art Lens.
Photography has been described as a time-stopping device, something that “freezes” an action. This moment on-pause is the most salient; all conversation about the picture will tend to pin down the beauty of that second. Celeste Ortiz’s photos make us think of something else. A sense of continuation.
Lomography UK has teamed up with cultural historian Petra Mason and publisher Rizzoli to give away two of Mason's vintage photography books, “Beefcake: 100% Rare, All Natural” and “Bettie Page: Queen of Curves” with photography by Bunny Yeager. You could also win our very special “LomoLife Book.”