You might be scared of them, as they usually look ominous with all of the crows perched atop. They might remind you of your childhood too, riding out in a cross country journey with nothing to do but count them as you pass by. Here's our little ode to telephone poles and wires!
Sure, they might be unsightly at times, obscuring an otherwise majestic scene with wires strewn all over the place. But let’s face it. Telephone poles and wires are a reality that we have to accept so we might as well make the most out of it! With a little creativity here and there, you can deliver exceptional photos of even the unsightliest of wires as evidenced by our shooters in this week’s gallery. So go out, shoot and don’t forget to look up!
Lomography is proud to announce that we are teaming up with acclaimed rock band R.E.M. to host an exclusive one-of-a-kind photo competition! The prizes include a Lomography Diana F+ Special Edition Camera, the acclaimed new ‘R.E.M. By MTV’ DVD, R.E.M. vinyl and more! Read on to see how you can participate in this rumble.
Jack Lowe has set himself a challenge to document every RNLI post around the UK coastline using a Victorian method of photography called Collodion Wet Plate Photography. He has been driving around in an old ambulance converted into a mobile darkroom. Jack talked to us about this fascinating project and the challenges he faces along the way.
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.