Congrats to the Lubitel Lovers Rumble Winners!

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Hi everyone! Thanks to all who participated in the Lubitel Lovers Rumble. We were on the lookout for the most passionate, the seriously dedicated, the least expected, the pathologically random, and hardest of the hardcore Lubitel Lovers out there! And man, we found a ton of them!

Hi everyone! Thanks to all who participated in the Lubitel Lovers Rumble. We were on the lookout for the most passionate, the seriously dedicated, the least expected, the pathologically random, and hardest of the hardcore Lubitel Lovers out there! And man, we found a ton of them!

Winners were judged on

  • (1) how lovely, overall, their photos looked
  • (2) how their photos fit the stated “love theme” and
  • (3) how many themes they submitted photos for.

With this in mind, we combed through all of the entries and chose the following lineup of Lomo Romeos and Lubitel Lolitas: (note only one photo is displayed here even though their total submissions were considered for the prize choosing. To see all submissions from the rumble please visit the gallery)

One Grand Champion (Horizon Perfekt, 100 piggies, interview & personal gallery in the Lubitel book) -

janisthewanis

Three First Place Winners (LC-A+, 75 piggies, profile in Lubitel book)

drudolph

graefin

mephisto19

Six Runners Up (50 piggypoints)

And, of course, all of these winners – and every other entry that was submitted – will be considered for publication in our upcoming Lubitel book. Stay tuned – it will be hot off the presses soon!

Regards,
Mike

written by michaelkuhle on 2008-09-25 in #news #lubitel #rumble #winners

30 Comments

  1. ferro_ud
    ferro_ud ·

    congratulations, great pics even when I can't find love in the first one.

  2. tommynorth
    tommynorth ·

    the grand prize winner is how i want to see the world, awesome

  3. lucasjakobsson
    lucasjakobsson ·

    @ ferro_ud

    there are several themes of love which you can find on the microsite

  4. tmmluis
    tmmluis ·

    wow! great photos...

  5. ferro_ud
    ferro_ud ·

    <b>@luca</b> yes i know and in what category does that pic fit into?

  6. mattcharnock
    mattcharnock ·

    I bought a lubital because of the rumble - I don't know how i lived before! the shots that people entered were absolutely stunning - some of the best stuff i have ever seen - not just on lomography but in general - cant wait for the book

  7. tommynorth
    tommynorth ·

    @ferro_ud it could fit in to strange love, you know, an unnatural obsession with telegraph poles or birds on wires... ........or it could be because it is tough love, its a telegraph pole with birds on it - big deal some would say - but when a shot like that comes along its hard not to see the love. im not a smart man and im sure there are several reasons as to why this is a well composed shot. For me i just said YES!!!

  8. vicuna
    vicuna ·

    Congratulations to the winners & runners up! Well deserved! The gallery of this rumble had really amazing shots and the winners are the real "lubitel love maniacs"!! :)))

  9. anarchy
    anarchy ·

    Wow, I love them all... Congrats to the winners and runner-ups... =)

  10. jazzgohan
    jazzgohan ·

    thanks LSI, I wih you to make a fantastic book, there's such good materials!!

  11. kemumaki
    kemumaki ·

    congrats everyone :D

  12. vtayeh
    vtayeh ·

    WOW!!! Congrats to all the winners! and Thanks LSI for picking me as a runner up :) I just found out when I got to work and I think all the people here think I'm crazy because I'm so excited to be a runner up!

  13. xyanx
    xyanx ·

    congrats!

  14. kokakoo
    kokakoo ·

    Thank you.

    and congrats everyone

    ,-)

  15. xbalboax
    xbalboax ·

    awesome! thanks LSI and congratz to everyone

  16. ndroo
    ndroo ·

    Truly superb shots! Congrats all.

  17. drudolph
    drudolph ·

    I am very honored to be chosen and to be part of this society. There are tons of lomographers out there but LSI makes it feel very personal. Thanks to LSI for giving us a place to express our analogue love.

  18. tveden
    tveden ·

    Congrats and thanks for a very very nice competition

  19. brendend
    brendend ·

    congrats everyone, nice shots! i really like #2! :D

  20. neja
    neja ·

    amazing beauty!

  21. azurblue
    azurblue ·

    Well, congrats to the winners !

  22. maddyoulook
    maddyoulook ·

    the first looks like an abstract painting! and the second is adorable. Congratulations :)

  23. lomodirk
    lomodirk ·

    Congrats... and not only to the ones mentioned above. There were so many beautiful shots :)

  24. janisthewanis
    janisthewanis ·

    Such a great gallery and one hell of an honor to be a part of this competition, Im so glad that the Lubitel is getting the love and respect that it deserves, what a hell of a camera. Thank you so much LSI, you rock my casbah, or however that is spelled, I love you all!
    jP

  25. myloveletter
    myloveletter ·

    awesome! congratulations, janisthewanis! i love birds...

    and also graefin and mephisto19!!!!!! awesome!! well done!! enough exclamation points!!!

  26. eastmoe
    eastmoe ·

    awesome pic..congrats to all winners.

  27. jcgepte
    jcgepte ·

    amazing shots! well-deserved win janisthewanis! congrats to all the winners.

  28. golfpunkgirl
    golfpunkgirl ·

    awesome shots! well done all :)

  29. graefin
    graefin ·

    thanks for all the congrats!
    It was such an AMAZING rumble and it's a GREAT honour to be amongst the winners!!!
    The book will be the best ever!
    congrats to all the other winners!

  30. mephisto19
    mephisto19 ·

    thanks a lot for all the congrats and for being chosen as a winner

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