Located on the southwest corner of Turkey, Marmaris Bay opens up to the Mediterranean sea, and its layout makes it a secure cove for boats as its a natural harbor. The entrance to the bay is from the southwest, through an opening between the land and a peninsula called Adakoy. The peninsula is actually an island which has a thin road connection with the land. From sea level, you can’t really see that connection so it looks like you can get to the open sea. Its Turkish name is Yalancibogaz, which means ‘fake channel’…
Every year around the last weeks of October, the yacht club organizes the Race Week. This year it was between 26th and 30th, and I was able to shoot the last day, from the search and rescue boat. 135 boats were racing in 6 different divisions, the last day it was a route forming a triangle inside the bay. Being on the search and rescue boat, I also witnessed an accident, two yachts crashed near the finish buoy and a sailor happened to have his hand between the two boats, I think he broke his wrist. We rushed him to the ambulance on shore which was ready as we were heading for the docks. Cool timing.
It was impressive to see Marmaris from inside the bay, covered with colorful (though mostly white) sails.
After exploring the capabilities of the Petzal 58 Bokeh Control Lens, Rémy Perthuisot tries a different view with the Petzval 85 Lens. He creates a modern yet mystical visual tale with autumn scenes and the signaturePetzval bokeh.
Every week we will be selecting three Tumblr blogs with exciting, more often than not photography-related content.
For this week's selection, we have a little bit of everything: from double exposures and breathtaking scenery in film to a play-doh artist inspired by photography. Three very different blogs that are equally fascinating!
Really want to bring your film photos to life? We’re now offering totally analogue fine art prints in a host of large sizes and formats! Carefully enlarged from your negatives onto premium photographic paper by lab professionals, each picture is a unique piece of craftsmanship.
A popular quote by photojournalist Ted Grant goes, "When you photograph people in color, you photograph their clothes. But when you photograph people in black and white, you photograph their souls!" Indeed, the lack of vibrant color forces the viewer to see beyond what is on plain view and recognize the atmosphere surrounding a photograph. In this post, we've handpicked black and white shots taken in various situations and exhibit different moods.
The latest addition to the Lomo’Instant family! Inspired by the Icelandic midnight sky, Get endless creativity, take multiple exposed instant snapshots, experiment with long exposure and light painting shots!
Female to "Male" is a project that documents —through photographs, vocal recordings and other materials— Neilly's personal journey through gender transformation. The intimacy and attention to detail are undeniable, giving the viewer a rare chance to somewhat experience the different steps involved and understand gender identity in a completely different light. The Toronto-based award-winning photographer talks extensively about his project and shares his views on gender transition in this interview.
A few weeks ago Como hosted a festival called La Notte Bianca dello Sport from afternoon until midnight. In the late evening I documented some of the activities which were held simultaneously throughout the whole town. Take a look!
Traveling in Burkina Faso is quite an adventure and a fantastic photographic experience. I went to this fascinating African country at the Sahel border twice and used many different ways of transportation.
Lomography, in partnership with The Gap, challenged the community to showcase their best analog photographs of majestic mountain views. Pack your hiking essentials, wear your sturdiest footwear, and get ready to have a strong case of wanderlust with our winning photographs!
In this article, I'll show you how the Lomo LC-A loaded with the versatile Ilford HP5+ can make the most out of a hazy morning. To capture the whirlwind of a bicycle race, I pushed the film to ISO 800. The legendary Minitar 1 lens and this classic Ilford film are a perfect combination if you love black and white photos.
Belarus-based lomographer Pavel Petrischev has been taking photographs for almost 30 years. He currently works as a photography professor. In this interview, he shares his unique view on shooting with film and the strange ways of fate that brought him to the community.