We're In Love With February at Lomography Chicago!

We've got a lot of great events planned for Feburary, and most of them are surrounding the theme of LOVE! Check out the upcoming workshops and figure out which one you want to attend. Or why not try them all!

photo by rwins

Saturday February 2nd @ 5pm: Love Letter Light Painting (With the Diana F+)
Do you need a romantic gesture for that special person in your life? Write them a love letter in the most unique way possible, with light painting. Yes, you can write and paint anything with light and at this workshop we will teach you how. Then drop your film off and get it back in time for Valentine’s Day! (If you have your own tripod this would be a great time to bring it in.)

photo by bnjmn

Sunday February 10th @ 2pm: Get A Heart On Photo Walk! (With the La Sardina)
Join us for this fun and active photo walk where we will be venturing into Wicker Park in search for our favorite Valentine symbol; THE HEART! We will meet at the store for a short La Sardina workshop, then head out around the neighborhood together. So come get a heart on with Lomography Chicago, and explore our favorite neighborhood!

photo by piperrobbins

Thursday February 14th @ 5pm: LCA+ Is For Lovers Valentine’s Day Workshop and After Party with Antique Taco! (FREE FOR SINGLES AND COUPLES!)
This will be a jam packed evening with lot’s to do, and a lot to learn. The LCA+ is the camera that started it all, so naturally we have a huge crush in it! Come learn about our most loved camera, and enjoy an after party with some heart felt snacks from our favorite neighbor ANTUIQE TACO! That’s right, this is the Valentines date you will never forget. Bring a date, invite your crush, or come alone to meet some fellow analogue lovers at this workshop, and be sure to snag a kiss for the camera!

photo by piperrobbins

Sunday February 24th @ 2pm: Become an X-PRO Pro!
X-PRO is the name of the game when it comes to those bright colorful photos. At this workshop we will learn all about cross processing, and the science behind it. Find out what films will give you what effects, and the best camera to use to get the coolest photo possible. You will become an X-PRO pro before you leave for the day!

As always, workshops are $10 and $7 for students with a valid ID!

Lomography Chicago
1422 N. Milwaukee Ave
Chicago, IL 60642
Sunday – Thursday 11am – 7pm
Friday – Saturday 11am – 9pm
872.206.2253

Store.Chicago@lomography.com

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written by lomographychicago on 2013-01-28 in #news #analogue-photography #lomography-gallery-store #35mm-films #photographer #chicago #gallery-store #workshops #lomography-chicago #light-painting #120-films #cross-processing #photowalk #long-exposures #analogue-cameras

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