Datta Bookstore - Lyon

Come and discover this lovely concept store from Lyon in France! Half is an art gallery, half is a book store. You will find there art books and magazines, jewelry, goodies, paper products, as well as wonderful Lomography cameras!

We interviewed Julien, the store’s manager.

Which one is your favourite Lomography camera and why?
I have a Fisheye 1 since I was 17. I bought it to take skateboard pictures. Today, I use it mostly during barbecue parties and concerts with my friends.
Marine is fond of the Diana Mini camera and she is using Lomography lenses with her Canon EOS. Mélanie loves the La Sardina camera which is very well-designed and easy to use.

Where is the best place to shoot some Lomographic masterpieces in your city?
The Fourvière area is nice, the old town and the hills or also the Rhône and the la Tête d’Or parc. However, the best pics are simply those with friends. All the pictures are beautiful anyway!

What is the nerdiest question you’ve ever been asked in your shop?
No question really nerdy, people are just surprised by the design, the look, and the colors of the cameras!

Information
Datta Bookstore

10 rue du Griffon 69001 LYON
Subway station Hôtel de Ville
04 82 33 68 62

Closed on Monday
11am to 7.30pm from Tuesday to Saturday

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