There are so many talented photographers out there it is hard to discover them all! Which is why we're asking you analogue photography lovers out there to share your journalistic talent in interviewing a favourite photographer!
The Top 10 Will Be Featured!
There are so many talented photographers out there it is hard to discover them all. They often disguise themselves in the form of savvy bloggers, undiscovered photo journalists or film makers with a passion for the analogue craft!
That’s why we are asking all you analogue loving photography enthuses out there to share with us some of the photographers you have discovered along your photography journey and gained inspiration from. The 10 best interviews from community submission will be featured over the course of 5 weeks in the Interview with a Photographer Series.
The Interview with a Photographer series will credit the community member who spotted one of the 10 best submissions posted and would earn the community submitter 20 Piggies for their efforts.
The photographer featured will gain high praise of the Lomography Community, a chance to have their work featured in the International News Section of the Magazine. And of course valuable links to their ongoing projects and websites!
You must be a Lomography Community Member to submit an interview.
The photographer featured must condone the interview and submission (they will be contacted before the top 10 are announced. Please provide contact info with submission).
As we’re all Lomographers here sharing our analogue passion interviews must be about and with analogue photographers. Even if they do not work with analogue full time, the examples from their work submitted and why you find them inspiring must be in the realm of analogue.
Interview must be no less than 6 questions no more than 10.
Minimum of 5 photos for submission to be accepted.
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Only 15 and already so talented. David Uzochukwu is a student and photographer from Brussels, Belgium whose speciality is to capture breathtaking portraits. For a photography meet in Bavaria, Germany he asked us if we could lend him the New Petzval Lens, and of course we said yes! Check out the beautiful photos he and other photographers took during this special event.
We asked some of New York’s hottest designers to lend their talent in designing some of our La Sardina DIY cameras, and we are very excited to share with you the work of Oliver and Isa, a very talented couple that dabbles in illustration, among many other things.
Reuben Wu fascinates, both with his splendid photographs and the music he churns out for electronic band Ladytron, or when he's doing a solo gig as a DJ. He's also one heck of a nice guy, who, despite being ultra-talented, has been gracious enough to grant another interview and share more of his amazing photos,which were taken with the Lomo LC-A+ with Russian lens.
There are a lot of talented people who work at Lomography Gallery Soho and Victoria Schofield is no exception to that rule. She is a student who has already built an extensive portfolio of photographs and is serious about music photography. We lent her a Petzval lens to test over the weekend and here are the results.
We asked some of New York’s hottest designers to lend their talent in designing some of our La Sardina DIY cameras, and we are very excited to share with you the masterpiece of Simone Legno from tokidoki! Simone Legno is the creative director and co-founder of tokidoki, which stands for "sometimes" in Japanese. He chose this word because he feels “everyone waits for moments that change one’s destiny, by chance or by meeting a new person.”
We asked some of New York’s hottest designers to lend their talent in designing some of our La Sardina DIY cameras, and we are very excited to introduce Marc Scheff. He is a man of many talents--ranging from illustrations to web programming to computer science! He enjoy making things, helping people, and collaborating with other artists.
Did you catch the solar eclipse that happened recently? Word on the street is that it even resulted in a total eclipse in some areas of Europe, making it a pretty rare occasion for the folks that got to see it! We're guessing that some of you even had your cameras to catch the whole shebang on film — which is why we're throwing a competition for the best eclipse and sun inspired shots out there. Come on in and check out the details!
We asked some of New York’s hottest designers to lend their talent in designing some of our La Sardina DIY cameras, and we are very excited to share with you Verena's work. Verena is an illustrator and graphic designer who has contributed to the site for '40 Days of Dating' and so much more.
Tai O is one of the most popular locations for a day trip in Hong Kong. Talented young photographer YCY shows us peaceful Tai O without tourists with an unusual Petzval Video. He also shares tips for shooting with the Petzval Lens. Check out the exclusive interview after the jump.
Aside from being a haven for analogue lovers, this quaint corner in the heart of Penang, Malaysia's tourist district is the place to go to learn about the many interesting milestones throughout photography's colorful history. And of course, to be surrounded by many analogue cameras!
Dale McCready is a cinematographer working in the film/ TV industry and has worked on programmes such as Doctor Who and Merlin. He was one of our supporters for the Petzval Kickstarter campaign and recently used the lens to film for a new BBC drama, which is due out in March. Dale kindly shared some of his Petzval photographs with us and talked about his love for this lens. Read on for the full interview.
Her choice of soak for her photographic series "Float On" may not be everybody's cup of tea, but it can't be denied that something so unique deserves a spot in the limelight. During a recent chat with Brigette Bloom, the outlandishly experimental film photographer eagerly shared her inspiration for the series, process (a tipster!), and what she thought of people's reactions over her work, among other things. Check out the exclusive interview after the cut!