The Italian beauty and classy Hollywood star looks stunning in this balcony shot, but one probably can't help feel slightly fearful of her sitting daringly on the ledge!
It was May 1959 — Italian actress Sophia Loren was in the famed French coast town of Cannes to attend the Cannes Film Festival and promote Nella Citta L’Inferno, a film by Renato Castellani. This beautiful photo is just one of the several one showing Loren posing, smiling, and perhaps channeling her inner Juliet by the balcony of her hotel. Around the time, she was also on her way to becoming an international star, having signed up with Paramount for a five-picture contract the year before.
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How incredible that a tiny thing as a camera can depict the vast empire of nature and city life! And peppered among the tall and wide views are people, humble and pint-sized from a distance. See how four photographers portrayed this astonishing contrast.
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In February, we hosted a Lomo'Instant Accessory Challenge in collaboration with GrabCAD. The idea of this competition was to stoke the creative ones and encourage them to be bold in experimenting with the accessories that come with Lomography's new instant camera.
My dad and I have been riding our bicycles for as long as I can remember. We had no camera back then, so I only have the pictures from our recent rides. Each ride to the island of Khortitsa today is like a reunion with my childhood and my father's care.
On the occasion of the German DVD release of Wim Wenders' latest documentary, "Das Salz der Erde (The Salt of the Earth)," on April 9, we asked you to send us your best black and white photographs. You have done your best and so making the decision was quite difficult. Read on to find out who will be celebrating with DVDs and piggies!