How I met Lomography User Blog Rumble

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We've been wondering... Just how exactly did you stumble into the world of Lomography? Its time that you wrote about your story and how exactly your analogue world came to be in the User Blog!

Photo by: juznobsrvr

When you meet a fellow Lomographer the very first time, one of the most common conversations you’ll have with them is how you discovered Lomography. Its always fun recounting old memories and sharing fond memories with kindred spirits. Wouldn’t you agree?

That’s why for this rumble, we want to read about your Lomographic origins! Did you chance upon Lomography from the Web, a friend, or that girl you’re eyeing? We want details! Put up your story in the User Blog and the popular one and three runner-ups win Piggies! Just make sure to leave a comment here with the link so that we can track it down. This rumble runs only for a week though, so better get started now! Good luck!

written by cruzron on 2010-12-01 in #competitions #rumble #blog #story #contest

89 Comments

  1. fivedayforecast
    fivedayforecast ·

    I have such a lame story.
    :[

  2. aysenars
  3. a_kep
    a_kep ·

    i already wrote such a story.. but its german
    www.lomography.com/homes/a_kep/blog/178-ich-und-meine-kamer…

  4. cruzron
    cruzron ·

    @fivedayforecast - me too haha! but try to write about it, who knows? :)

  5. nacarilegea
  6. jcwolf
    jcwolf ·

    I have the story written for a while now but still have yet to post it.

  7. mrs_lomo
    mrs_lomo ·

    I did my Exams und wanted to do some other things than learning. Surfing through the internet, suddenly and on a mysterious way, I found the "Diana F+ Deluxe Kit". A dream was born. After passing my exams, I got a very large present :)

  8. amirulshahrom
    amirulshahrom ·

    This is how i fell in love in lomography www.lomography.com/homes/amirulshahrom/blog/790-i-fell-in-l…

  9. brommi
    brommi ·

    =) www.lomography.com/homes/brommi/blog/165-brommi-and-the-lov…
    I wrote it a few weeks (or month?) ago...and now there is a rumble for it :))

  10. gborin
    gborin ·

    i've already written this story, but it's in portuguese! I'll try to translate it later

  11. mrmonsta
    mrmonsta ·

    This is how i met lomography www.lomography.com/homes/mrmonsta/blog/906-how-i-met-lomogr…

  12. javihacefotos
  13. erinwoodgatesphotography
    erinwoodgatesphotography ·

    I wrote this earlier in the month! awesome time for a rumble! its always so interesting to read everyones stories!
    www.lomography.com/homes/erinwoodgatesphotography/blog/383-…

  14. silverwolf52
    silverwolf52 ·

    How I met this site was through a friends invite to check it out. She was here and wonder if any one else was. I checked it and I like it. It's globle! I started. Nov 26,2010.

  15. elvismartinezsmith
    elvismartinezsmith ·

    Great rumble idea! Very happy to share my story with you all, hope you'll like it :)
    www.lomography.com/homes/elvismartinezsmith/blog/908-how-i-…

  16. mastarto
  17. spoeker
  18. shoujoai
    shoujoai ·

    One year of Lomo love, I just finished writing ^_^
    www.lomography.com/homes/shoujoai/blog/910-one-year-of-lomo…

  19. bass_clarinet_2000
    bass_clarinet_2000 ·

    OH YES! I had to put my story into the mix! www.lomography.com/homes/bass_clarinet_2000/blog/911-i-suck…

  20. gnarlyleech
    gnarlyleech ·

    Everyone has a story. This is mine. Why I am here and why I love this website so much. www.lomography.com/homes/gnarlyleech/blog/913-your-lomo-jou…

  21. toyam
  22. vicuna
    vicuna ·

    Here's my story! And it's also my first blog entry... :))
    www.lomography.com/homes/vicuna/blog/914-how-i-met-lomograp…

  23. johnccc
    johnccc ·

    See how I fell in love ...www.lomography.com/magazine/lifestyle/2010/11/19/uk-lomogra…

  24. johnccc
  25. johnccc
    johnccc ·

    And the blog post for it www.lomography.com/homes/johnccc/blog/915-how-i-fell-in-love !

  26. susielomovitz
    susielomovitz ·

    wow... I wrote my lomo story in 4 articles in spanish site.... good luck everyone!

  27. vicuna
    vicuna ·

    In fact, the correct link is this one:
    www.lomography.com/homes/vicuna/blog/916-how-i-met-lomograp…

  28. thedriver
  29. squamy
  30. nicolas_noir
  31. scorpie
    scorpie ·

    may 2002. i feel incredibly old now.
    www.lomography.com/homes/scorpie/blog/922-my-lomographic-lo…

  32. mochilis
    mochilis ·

    This is how I met this beautiful and crazy passion www.lomography.com/homes/mochilis/blog/924-when-mochilis-me…

  33. clickiemcpete
    clickiemcpete ·

    OK, here is a somwhat fanciful version:

    www.lomography.com/homes/clickiemcpete/blog/925-lust-for-li…

  34. adrienne-is
    adrienne-is ·

    Here is my blog story which I posted a month ago... :) cheese!

    www.lomography.com/homes/adrienne-is/blog/340-how-it-all-go…

  35. natalieerachel
    natalieerachel ·

    Digital freak to analogue lover
    www.lomography.com/homes/natalieerachel/blog/930-plastic-re…

  36. yeahyeahyeahh
    yeahyeahyeahh ·

    www.lomography.com/homes/yeahyeahyeahh/blog/931-the-best-th…
    That would be the story of how i met lomography. :]

  37. ermionigeo
    ermionigeo ·

    I simply cannot forget that day
    www.lomography.com/homes/ermionigeo/blog/548-its-a-girl

  38. pumpkinsboy
  39. cptsalek
    cptsalek ·

    Great, I always wanted to write a story like this as soon as I heard that blogs are available here.
    So here is my story: www.lomography.com/homes/cptsalek/blog/936-how-i-met-lomogr…

  40. juliagulia
    juliagulia ·

    I wrote this blog 3 weeks ago.9 this is a great rumble idea! can't wait to see all the other users story!
    KIds, this is the story, of how I met ... www.lomography.com/homes/juliagulia/blog/587-how-i-met-your…

  41. rav_bunneh
    rav_bunneh ·

    Here is this rabbit's story on how I got into Lomography. www.lomography.com/homes/rav_bunneh/blog/939-ravs-how-i-met…

  42. zakguy
    zakguy ·

    Fun rumble idea, here is my entry: www.lomography.com/homes/zakguy/blog/940-how-i-met-lomograp…

  43. eatcpcks
    eatcpcks ·

    www.lomography.com/homes/eatcpcks/blog/941-how-lomography-w… my blog entry for this!

  44. cornborn
    cornborn ·

    here's how i fell in love:
    www.lomography.com/homes/cornborn/blog/946-how-i-fell-in-lo…

  45. maymosciaro
  46. laurasulilly
    laurasulilly ·

    This is how I got involved with lomography...and turned it into my passion:
    www.lomography.com/homes/laurasulilly/blog/284-the-year-i-g…

  47. antibiotyx
    antibiotyx ·

    hey guys, here's mine:

    Lomo Therapy (Or How Lomography Saved My Life) - www.lomography.com/homes/antibiotyx/blog/954-lomo-therapy-o…

  48. eva_eva
  49. drlaporksha
  50. phaliyp
  51. blormore
  52. jadebrassett
  53. jaredargh
  54. atreyuthechild
    atreyuthechild ·

    Here's my story, written in 3rd person: www.lomography.com/homes/atreyuthechild/blog/978-analogue-a…

  55. dyluzo
    dyluzo ·

    Well finally got mine done here !
    www.lomography.com/homes/dyluzo/blog/982-how-i-met-lomograp…

  56. shurly
    shurly ·

    Well for me it's a long story but I shortened it a little. Plus I've wrote about how I found love through lomography, without looking for it.

    www.lomography.com/homes/shurly/blog/984-not-only-how-i-fou…

  57. pietrone
  58. naqi
  59. naqi
  60. nural
    nural ·

    and here is how I became addicted!

  61. nural
    nural ·

    ops I forgot the link too www.lomography.com/homes/nural/blog/987-how-i-became-adicted

  62. gelagoo
    gelagoo ·

    Here you go! www.lomography.com/homes/gelagoo/blog/991-lomography-as-a-p…

    I had fun writing this. :)

  63. ghost
  64. kneehigh85
  65. shadrack1
    shadrack1 ·

    It was a long journey from first sight to true love:
    www.lomography.com/homes/shadrack1/blog/499-into-lomo

  66. nea
    nea ·

    it was not love at a first sight but it is a true love that will last forever...
    www.lomography.com/homes/nea/blog/998-dont-think-just-shoot

  67. brandonwong
    brandonwong ·

    here's my story of diving into lomo concert photography!

    www.lomography.com/homes/brandonwong/blog/1000-he-keeps-his…

  68. kevinlj182
    kevinlj182 ·

    My Lomo story. It's cute, at least I think so, but I'm biased.
    www.lomography.com/homes/kevinlj182/blog/1006-how-i-met-you…

  69. neurodiaz
    neurodiaz ·

    Hope you guys enjoy our LOveMO Story, blessings, www.lomography.com/homes/neurodiaz/blog/1005-our-lovemo-sto…

    <3

  70. mihauandpaolo
  71. kamiraze
    kamiraze ·

    How I got to know my new love: LOMO!

    www.lomography.com/homes/kamiraze/blog/1015-even-though-i-u…

  72. bmrawli
    bmrawli ·

    I took darkroom photography in Highschool. Purely black and white. Our class had a large stash of Holgas and one week our assignment was to shoot one theme with one roll of Illford 120. Everyone hated not having control, not being able to visually focus the image, and not braketing the exposures. BUT I LOVED IT. Finally I didn't have to think (LOMO RULE: Don't Think Just Shoot) and I went out and shot my whole roll just hours after class. The next day I asked my teacher for some more 120 and I shot the whole week, until I reluctantly had to return the plastic beauty which I had fallen in love with. The day I returned the School holga I went on ebay and bought my first Lomo camera. That was 6 years ago and I have been adicted ever since.

  73. eyecon
    eyecon ·

    Yo guys, here´s my entry:
    www.lomography.com/homes/eyecon/blog/1026-how-i-met-lomogra…

  74. blancarleal
    blancarleal ·

    Lomography, nice to meet you: www.lomography.com/homes/blancarleal/blog/1030-nice-to-meet…

  75. blancarleal
    blancarleal ·

    Lomography, nice to meet you: www.lomography.com/homes/blancarleal/blog/1030-nice-to-meet…

  76. duckduckninja
    duckduckninja ·

    Here's my story. Good hearing from everyone.

    www.lomography.com/homes/duckduckninja/blog/1033-oh-hello-l…

  77. orpheuswasawoman
  78. eleonora-analogue
  79. kikass
  80. bxlomo
    bxlomo ·

    You could say it's almost a love story :)

    www.lomography.com/homes/bxlomo/blog/1040-fighting-for-a-fi…

  81. born-to-ruin
    born-to-ruin ·

    I just posted my introduction!!! Read a few of the others, they're great! Luck and love to all!

  82. born-to-ruin
  83. megs79
  84. gnarlyleech
    gnarlyleech ·

    all these stories are so awesome. this is one of the coolest rumbles ever

  85. aziluz
    aziluz ·

    mine's here www.lomography.com/homes/aziluz/blog/1054-fight-for-this-lo…

    please visit. :)

  86. neurodiaz
    neurodiaz ·

    Great rumble, I discovered lots of nice friends with this rumble, great shots you guys, :).

  87. mrmonsta
    mrmonsta ·

    Good luck everyone =)

  88. eseka
  89. eseka
    eseka ·

    this is my history in the lomography :)

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