Prepare a glass of lemon juice and a dash of salt. Add a little bit of bleach and a cup of earl grey tea. Mix all the ingredients thoroughly before dipping your films in.
That’s how some of our entries for the Bowl of Film Soup Rumble got their funky, outrageous effects! Others went a bit overboard and washed their films along with their dirty dishes and reeking clothes, completely wiping out the image that they took. Nonetheless, this has been one of the most memorable rumbles so far as it clearly showed what it means to be a die-hard Lomogapher and ushered in infinite ideas of how else we can make analogue photography our own little piece of crazy, artistic expression!
I know you are all raring to know what recipe made it to the list of winners. So, here are our best film cooks who served nothing but the best bowl of film soups:
Making your very own LomoKino movie is really fun and rewarding, but it also requires some time and effort. Now here's some good news - Samplomat will make it easier for you! This desktop application is free for Mac and Windows systems. Let the LomoKino movie-making begin!
If you are looking for some lomographic entertainment this month in your home city or if you are traveling the world and want some insider tips from our lomography teams, here’s a selection of what is going on in Lomography Gallery and Embassy Stores around the world.
You want your subject be the center of attention? Petzval lens photos are recognizable for sharpness and crispness in the centre, strong color saturation, wonderful swirly bokeh effect, artful vignettes and narrow depth of field that will make your subjects stand out!
In prime areas of New York and San Francisco, the phrase ‘rush hour’ is always on the menu. Drive up to Reno, and the same expression fizzles. Many roads are framed by mountains and shrubbery, a picture of calm in the city. But the night makes up for the day’s stilly mood. Casinos flaunt LED signs and marquees, a treat for urban photographers.
Jungle, home, haven. The same words may apply to both city and nature. Though different they are linked. The city takes after the colors of flowers and animals; people mold their neighborhoods after the shapes of nature. Other similarities are accidental: the fun bit.
Ouagadougou is the capital of Burkina Faso. 1.6 million people live there when 20 years ago there were only 700,000; that is to say, the incredibly quick growth and the stunning density in this city shows today.