Karolina Lewczuk Gallery Openning

We are happy to announce that we will be showcasing the work of Karolina Lewczuk! We will be debuting her photos at our Lomography Gallery Store on Friday, July 19th at 5pm. Come in and see her gorgeous work with the Holga 120, and see why she's referred to as "Holga Hands."

Karolina’s passion for the Holga began in the summer of 2009 when she took the camera on vacation to Poland and quickly fell in love with its non-intimidating nature, small size and ease of shooting. The developed results charmed her even further; the imperfect, but expressive signature characteristics of the Holga perfectly reflected the sunny memories of the trip. Since then she has been carrying the camera with her everywhere and capturing the simplicity and beauty of places, people, and things.

The current works are a developing extension of photographs displayed at an exhibit in Montreal a year ago. Revisiting the past project and incorporating various media was a process of reinvention and finding new in the old. Come out to this gallery showing and enjoy a beverage with Lomography Chicago. See you all there!

You can check out the Holga 120 here

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Chicago, IL 60642
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Saturday 11am – 9pm
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What: Karolina Lewczuk Gallery Openning
When: Friday July 19th, @ 5 PM
Where: Lomography Gallery Store Chicago
Cost: Free!

The Holga CFN 120 is a medium format icon known for taking lo-fi images. It now comes with a built-in flash that bathes you shots with yellow, red, blue, or clear light. If the Holga misty, vignette look is not enough for you, try the Diana F+ for dreamier, softer shots.

written by lomographychicago on 2013-07-05 in #events

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