Public transport in Torino. For the trip back you can take the underground if you like, but I can’t do anything for you. I never used the underground.
To get around the city of Torino if you don’t have a car you have to use public transport, just like in other big cities. But in Torino this is an adventure. The underground isn’t very developed so you have to take the bus and sometimes the tramway. Bus lines are very long. Too long in fact. When you don’t live downtown, a bus journey can take almost an hour wherever you want to go. If you’re lucky you can take only one bus, if you’re not you can change 3 or 4 times… Before getting on the bus you have to buy a ticket because bus drivers don’t sell any.
No ticket machine at the bus stop, so you have to find an opened tobacconist in the area to purchase a ticket. When you’re going somewhere you must know how to get there. At the bus stop there’s only a list of all the bus stops (names and numbers), no map. Once you’re in the bus you have to pay attention to what’s going on outside if you don’t know very well the city because no list or map can help you from inside the bus. Be careful! You have to change for an other bus but you can’t find it… Wait, I get it. The GTT’s (Gruppo Torinese Trasporti) website told you that it was a bus but it’s not, it’s a tramway that comes directly from the 70’s. As orange and uncomfortable as at that time. You finally arrived safe and sound. For the trip back you can take the underground if you like, but I can’t do anything for you. I never used the underground. Good luck!
I have to admit that I’ve never liked using flash in public places. In some situations it can be distracting. Like concerts, for example. Can you imagine a live music show where people decide all of a sudden to use it at the same time?
For the last year we've been working on the next version of Lomography. We based our work on the feedback you’ve given us over the years and we wanted to share it as early as possible with you and can’t wait to hear what you think. Just one warning first: it is still in development and things can break. All the photos, comments, likes, homes and everything else were transferred as of October 16th, 2014. So anything you do on next.lomography.com won't be reflected on www.lomography.com and vice versa. Once we are done with testing, everything you did here will be deleted again. So this is a big playground for you to explore.
"Magical" here means that every time I use the Diana F+, the results are always beyond both my expectations and imagination. That's why I always use it when I feel like doing something different. It has never failed me since day one; I even always bring this camera during my trips!
Of course, Italy makes a great destination for taking photos. But what if there was a place where you could find stunning motifs, impressive colors, and the ideal mixture of nature and arts all at once? What if I told you that there is a place like that: a garden full of art in the middle of nowhere?
Read on dear friend and I will weave a story for you. There may be more questions than answers raised by this peculiar tale. But if it’s clarity you seek, have no fear, things will become clear in time (they always do, don’t they?). So rub the Sandman’s dust from your sleepy eyes and take a journey with me. If you think you have an answer when we reach the end, please do share it in the comments!
It might not look like it, but the Diana Baby 110 is definitely more than it lets on. For example, did you know that you can alternate using 12mm and 24mm lenses with it? Find out how in this tutorial!
My list of resolutions for 2015 consists of 12 projects, one for every month. In February, I wanted to take one of those long exposure night shots of traffic. You know the type: nighttime cityscape, with bright red and white stripes where traffic passes. I love those shots, but I had never gotten around taking one.
Lubitel for lovers+. You're probably wondering, "Why is there a '+'?" It's to describe and expand a whole new definition of the Lubitel - in this case, this camera is not only for lovers literally, but also for anyone who loves to shoot portraits, street scenes, objects, and the skies. Do you love to take photos of your lover, your dear friend, your lovely family, your pet, or at the streets? This camera can be used in ALL situations. You can shoot everything that you love with it!
Vodafone Fashion Weekend in London is the must-go-to event for all fashion lovers in September. There are fashion shows on the catwalk, talks with industry professionals, shopping (anything from bags to clothes to necklaces), and, if you so wish, you can even get your hair done at a very low price on the day. It's the complete TLC package in one event.
Who knew that by making a hop, skip and jump across town you could create such crazy lomo'instagraphs?! When equipt with the Lomo'Instant and the trusty Splitzer accessory - anything is possible. Take a peep at this selection taken from different locations across Vienna and see for yourself the phenomenal results. Read on to discover how you too can splice-up (and spice-up) historic buildings on your next sight-seeing trip.