Our "soon to be" LomoAmigo Bryn Chainey, busy Lomograph and member of staff in the Lomography Gallery Store Berlin, has won the "Berlin Today Award" at the 60th Berlinale Film Festival on February 14th. Yeah!
We don’t wait for celebrities to enter the store. We have one celebrity already among us: Bryn Chainey, Lomograph/director is probably the most creative Australian young director. That’s why the Jury of the 60th Berlinale was crazy for him and awarded him on February 14th with the Berlin Today Award for his first big short film on the large screen: “Jonah and the Vicarious Nature of Homesickness”.
We unroll the red carpet now, buy a classic directors chair and a huge bottle of champagne! The Lomography Gallery Store is celebrating Bryn’s award these days. And soon you will also see Bryn’s lomographs because right before the Berlinale he went to Australia. There his Lomo LC-A experienced the real Australian summer.
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.
London based photographer Cat Stevens uses the softer, more subtle aesthetics of film photography throughout her work. Her shoots consist of the familiar light leaks and washed out tones that most film shooters will be familiar with. She has photographed artists such as Deerhunter, PJ Harvey and recently took a series of sun drenched beach shots which adorned The Charlatans' last album cover titled "Modern Nature."
Really want to bring your film photos to life? We’re now offering totally analogue fine art prints in a host of large sizes and formats! Carefully enlarged from your negatives onto premium photographic paper by lab professionals, each picture is a unique piece of craftsmanship.
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.