Expect the Unexpected Rumble

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Ever been caught off-guard by a Lomographer with a camera in hand and a sudden flash? Of course you have! Or maybe you have been at the right place at just the right time to snap an unexpecting friend or family member who didn’t even hear the shutter click?

Photo by: breakphreak

Surprise! You’re not on Candid Camera, but you might as well be! Unguarded moments, happy accidents and candid shots are but some of the pretty surprises we encounter in our everyday Lomo-lives. These images show soul and character that you can never replicate in posed and staged photos. A heartfelt laugh is always better than a forced smile right?

For this rumble, we dare you to capture the spontaneity of these moments. Be ready with a blazing fast trigger finger and you just might win yourself Piggies. Goodluck!

  • Prize(s): 3 winners and 10 Piggies each
  • Film/Camera Type: Any analogue photo not digitally enhanced or manipulated. Please keep in mind the unexpected theme.
  • Upload Limit: 10 Photos
  • Minimum Photo Dimensions: Submissions must be at least 768px in either width or height.
  • Meta data must be completed (camera, film, location & 3 tags)

written by cruzron on 2010-09-02 in #competitions #newsletter #nl #contest #rumble #surprise #unexpected

18 Comments

  1. panelomo
    panelomo ·

    gotcha!

  2. emilios
    emilios ·

    cool!

  3. emilios
    emilios ·

    cool!

  4. mochilis
    mochilis ·

    Haha, got many of them...

  5. duckandcover
    duckandcover ·

    Me gusta mucho!!!

  6. eddie_2k9
    eddie_2k9 ·

    Nice rumble!!!! =)

  7. cannibalistickiwi
    cannibalistickiwi ·

    Great theme!

  8. zjush
    zjush ·

    ahahah supeeer

  9. mikahsupageek
    mikahsupageek ·

    submitted ! =) good luck to all =)

  10. discodrew
    discodrew ·

    I'm in! Grreeeeaaatttt

  11. lance
    lance ·

    here comes a first timer(me) =)

  12. lomovera
    lomovera ·

    horray:))))

  13. stinklecheeks
    stinklecheeks ·

    This Rumble rocks! Mad fun yo

  14. pattyequalsawesome
    pattyequalsawesome ·

    haha i had fun choosing my photos for this one! can't wait to see the winners! :D

  15. the_tempest
    the_tempest ·

    This will be good. . . .

  16. earlybird
    earlybird ·

    One Minute to late, f....

  17. brettac
    brettac ·

    so there's not going to be a winner??????

  18. rozzyb86
    rozzyb86 ·

    Has the winner for this already been announced and I missed it...?

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