Wow, time flew by like a Nimbus 2000 broomstick. Somebody give me a Time-Turner!
Before Harry Potter became a household name, there once was a broke writer who wrote bits of her story about the boy who lived (under the stairs) on pieces of tissue on a train. That was way back in the 1990’s.
Today, one of the most influential women of the 20th century century who has made a name for herself as an award-winning author, turns 47 and a couple of titles richer. That woman is none other than J.K. Rowling. By 2000, her fantasy novels swept countless readers away that Harry Potter had been adapted for the blockbuster, starring then unknown young British actors Daniel Radcliffe, Emma Watson and Rupert Grint.
Through the years, we’ve gone on numerous magical adventures with Harry, Hermione and Ron and I still have fond memories of my childhood spent getting lost in their supernatural realm. And you just can’t avada kedavra that!
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Some people say instant photos bring about a feeling of nostalgia. Although I often use the Lomo'Instant Camera with different crazy accessories such as the Splitzer and color gels, I have to agree there is something about it — dreamy vignettes maybe? — that always makes me want to go back in time and experience it all over again. In the name of analogue photography and good old memories, we passed by some classic spots in Vienna and took one shot after the other. Take a closer look at our gallery.
Capture the world and all its contours in vibrant, wide-angled photographs any time, any where! The LC-A 120 is an adventure of its own with lots of exciting functions to experiment with, like seamless long exposures or full ISO control. It's also super-fast and ultra-compact - perfect for your everyday. If you're worried about the Medium Format film, don't be! You are free to use any 120 Film you want and there are plenty to choose from. In fact, that's what makes this camera so versatile! Scroll through this gallery for a little taste of the glorious shots this nifty invention is capable of.
Aside from photography, newcomer Dmitri Berenger enjoys a multitude of hobbies including gardening, watching movies, and discovering music. In this interview, he talks about his photographic style, his inspirations, choosing film cameras over digital gear, and many more.
'Snapshot' was our Tumblr keyword this week. We spent the past few days looking at troves of fresh samples from all corners of the globe. We got lured to the most effortless variety, everyday captures upgraded to showcase compositions. We invite you to look at the ones we bookmarked for future visits.
Lomographer Carina, or landei in the community, regards the Sprocket Rocket as a "versatile plastic camera." For her, it doesn't only take great travel snapshots but makes an interesting conversation starter as well. In this interview, Carina expounds more on what makes the Sprocket Rocket her go-to camera.
This article is dedicated to Bruce Davidson, one of the most important American documentary photographers and a leading figure of the Magnum agency. Recalling his photos of the Worcester Fire Department in 1999, I'll show you my coverage of Como Fire Department's public demonstration, an annual event commemorating St. Barbara.