Boo! Do you have some unexplained phenomena of yourself in your Lomographs? Is there a floating orb, a spooky shadow or a mysterious guest in them? Show us your creepiest photos just in time for Halloween and get a chance to win some Piggies!
The witching hour is almost upon us! The day of goblins, ghouls and generally anything that goes bump in the night is at hand. While our baser instincts might tell us to flee in terror, our Lomographic instincts on the other hand, prods us to keep shooting, no matter how scary or anomalous something can be! So for this Halloween, we dare you to send us the most terrifying photos you’ve taken. It could be that weekend you were in the morgue or the night that you were alone in your room… no need to send in photos of your mother-in-law though! The scariest looking of the bunch gets 15 Piggies!
Prize(s): 3 winners of 15 Piggies. All winners will receive a special award badge straight to their LomoHomes
Film/Camera Type: Any analogue photo not digitally enhanced or manipulated. Please keep in mind of our scary theme.
Upload Limit: 10 photo upload limit
Minimum Photo Dimensions: Submissions must be at least 768px in either width or height.
Meta data must be completed (camera, film, location & 3 tags)
Halloween fever is in full swing. Everything ghostly, scary or freakishly extraordinary are either on display or being spoken of in hushed voices through spine-chilling tales. Apart from wearing the scariest costumes and taking photos of of your petrifying selves, why not amplify the Halloween spirit a notch higher by using Halloween-themed aperture plates with the New Petzval Lens? Here's a quick tipster that'll teach you how to make special aperture plates and make the most out of them this Halloween!
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