Photo of the Day by shariff

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Black-and-white photos are timeless, but sometimes tricky to compose. There are no colors, no bright hues to enliven the image. Our Photo of the Day does pretty well, sans the kaleidoscope.

Credits: shariff

Our Photo of the Day was taken by Singapore-based Lomographer *shariff* using a *Lomo LC-A+* loaded with Ilford XP2 Film. The shot defies all convention: no rules on foreground, no rule of thirds, and no golden ratio. It does adhere to the 10th Golden Rule of Lomography, however: Don’t worry about any rules.

Nevertheless, this black-and-white unconventional composition is one fine photograph. Congratulations to shariff for being our Photo of the Day winner.

written by jillytanrad on 2013-11-25 in #news #black-and-white #analogue-photography #lomo-lc-a #potd #shariff #ilford

One Comment

  1. muhamad_haiz_shamsudin
    muhamad_haiz_shamsudin ·

    Steady lah, LOMO abang! Congrats =)

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