Where It All Began, St. Petersburg

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To accompany the Lubitel tales out there in the magazine we though we could get you all into a Russian mood and take you back to the city where it all began, St. Petersburg, the home of the original Lomo factory, the LC-A and the Lubitel. In the accompanying gallery there are some shoots from St Petersburg taken from the world browser on lomography.com and by "pan_dre":http://beta.lomography.com/homes/pan_dre himself. Enjoy!

To accompany the Lubitel tales out there in the magazine we though we could get you all into a Russian mood and take you back to the city where it all began, St. Petersburg, the home of the original Lomo factory, the LC-A and the Lubitel. In the accompanying gallery there are some shoots from St Petersburg taken from the world browser on lomography.com and by pan_dre himself. Enjoy!

written by lucasjakobsson on 2008-09-30 in #news #history #russia #st-petersburg

8 Comments

  1. brendend
    brendend ·

    a gorgeous, diverse gallery! very nice.

  2. superlighter
    superlighter ·

    in italian I call it san pietroburgo or....stalingrado! cool gallery and beautyful town!

  3. kylewis
    kylewis ·

    Stunning gallery, I want to go!

  4. louvetau
    louvetau ·

    Gallery is nice though some shots taken not in Saint-Petersburg))

    2superlighter: hey hey, better call it "leningrado" as Stalingrad is absolutely different city, that is now called Volgograd))

    Anyone who wants to visit just drop me a line.

    Thanks for this entry, LSI. Proud to be its' citizen.

  5. superlighter
    superlighter ·

    haaaaarghhhhh!! sorry sorry sorry!!! what a stupid mistake! ov course that was Leningrado and not Stalingrado! too much Varnelli spirit last night...

  6. lucasjakobsson
    lucasjakobsson ·

    @ louvetau

    we have to trust the submissions that we get to be acurate (for example that they are taken with the said film, camera and in the correct place) neverthless deep apoloagies if there is a mistake

  7. tmmluis
    tmmluis ·

    Beautiful city, I wish I could go there one day...
    It's such a shame Russian government and some European ones don't have better relations.

  8. drudolph
    drudolph ·

    Moving to Paris in November of 2009... hope to visit.

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