The New Porker Boom! 5 Free Piggy Pay-Out for Active users!


Lomography’s Free Piggy Pay-Out creates Global shockwave!It’s all crash and crisis in the world of finance but the Bank of Lomography has shocked the world with a show of confidence in the Pigonomy.

Lomography’s Free Piggy Pay-Out creates Global shockwave!It’s all crash and crisis in the world of finance but the Bank of Lomography has shocked the world with a show of confidence in the Pigonomy.

All Lomographers who have been active on in the last 12 months will receive a one-off pay-out of 5 piggy points. These piggies are worth €1 or $1 US on based on today’s exchange rate. Piggy points can be used to get a discount off purchases on Lomographers MUST have a registered Lomohome to receive this piggy windfall. These free piggies expire on 1st December 2008 so Lomographers are urged to re-invest them on quickly!

The head of The Bank of Lomography had this to say: “We’ve decided to inject some Piggies into the accounts of our Lomographers for the following reasons”:

1)Lomographer loyalty – we want to give these piggies to our Lomographers as a thank you for investing so much of their time and effort into making the creative place it is.

2)It’s a chance for first-time Lomohome owners to get on the piggy ladder.

3)This free injection of piggies into the accounts of Lomographers will make it easier for them to afford the Lomographic object of their affection. You have to speculate to accumulate in the world of piggy high finance!

4)Lomography’s stock is at an all-time high. There are now more Lomographic products and goodies in stock than ever before!

5)To celebrate the growth of – more features are being added all the time.

Turnover to

Maybe you have not moved over to beta.lomography yet? Even if you have not – your 5 free piggies will be safe ‘n’ sound in your exisiting Lomohome. Make the turnover to Beta and start using all the great new features we are always adding.

A single Lomohome can grow a piggy empire!

To receive and benefit from the Lomography Piggy Pay-Out you need only to have a registered Lomohome on If you sign up and create a Lomohome in the next 2 weeks you will also get 5 free piggies! Once you have a Lomohome you can exploit all the ways to collect piggy points on

Ways to get good Piggy Credit
Never be in the red again! Maximise your piggy earning potential!


We’ll throw 5 piggies your way in exchange for a great Lomolocation! Don’t write your entries in a rush! The best location of the week gets an additional 10 piggies!

Lomohome of the Day

Submit your freshly decorated Lomohome for consideration and 50 piggies could come knocking at your door.

Lomo Addicts

Send in a picture of you with the Lomographic product of your affection you could get 30 precious piggies.


If your multi-lens mini movie impresses our panel you could win 10 porky pals.


Runners Up get 30 big ones!

Lab Rats & Diana Modifications

If yours gets picked for a newsletter feature – you’ll score 20 piggies

Rumbles & Competitions

Rumbles like ’Round the Clock’ and ‘Picture This’ could win you piggies.

Camera Club

Contribute to our camera knowledge bank on For a camera review we give out 20 piggies!

Film Class

Share your know-how about your negatives and could bag 20 piggies!

Lomotipster of the week

Exclusively for camera mods and photographic techniques, your tip could earn you 10 piggies if it catches our attention!

written by lucasjakobsson on 2008-10-14 in #news #piggy-points


  1. anglemort
    anglemort ·

    Very funny guys, and cool ! Thanks thanks thanks !

  2. vicuna
    vicuna ·

    ha ha, like all governements in the US & Europe, massive state investment to (try to) stop the crisis! :))) Hope there's is no such crisis in Piggyland and in the Lomoconomy!! :) But these piggies are going directly to us and not to the bank & insurance companies...! :)))
    Thanks LSI! :)

  3. ferro_ud
    ferro_ud ·

    wonderful thanks a lot, now I can buy ten rolls of provia ;)

  4. xbalboax
    xbalboax ·

    I <3 PIGGIES. Thank you!

  5. paper_doll
    paper_doll ·

    thanks guys but 1st December it's too soon...

  6. coca
    coca ·

    thanks LSI!!!!!

  7. oldskool_rider
    oldskool_rider ·


    you guys are too good to us!

    greatarticle,...not just for the free piggies, but also a v.entertaining read

    thanks LSI

    we love you!

  8. reinertlee
    reinertlee ·

    Thank you very much!

    But my piggies' expiry date didn't get update itself, like extended for another 90 days?
    How about after I got my LomoLocations' piggypoint?
    Is that it will just stick to the current remaining days?

    Please correct me if I'm wrong :)

  9. anarchy
    anarchy ·


    Too bad i was 5 minutes too early with my Ringflash snatch! purchase... But I'm sure I'll get around to order more stuff before they expire...

    However, Reinertlee raised a question I've been meaning to ask for a long time, what happens if you have several piggies with different expiration date stuffed in your bank?
    Let's say these 5 piggies expire on Dec 1st, but by the end of November I get an injection of 10 lomolocation piggies that are due to expire just before New Year. Does these 5 free piggies extend to the latter expiration date or do you still withdraw 5 of them on Dec 1st?

    Once again, thanks for the freebie and cheers from Sweden!

  10. day3hugger
    day3hugger ·

    where do we submit ideas for labrats?? there's no link for submitting

  11. melanie_skriabine
    melanie_skriabine ·

    Oh wow! :)
    You know what? I LOVE to see my sweet piggybank putting on weight!!
    Thanks for these free 5, guys!


  12. lucasjakobsson
    lucasjakobsson ·

    @ reinertlee

    All piggies earned in the magazine (locations, films, rumbles, etc) are valid for 30 days. Piggies earned someplace else are still 90 days (lomo home of the day). For the piggy giveaway a date was set in the email that was sent out. We also extend the date only if your current date is less than what you would of earned with your current award. So if you have 40 days left and get an award worth 30 days, this means that your date does not change. If you have 10 days left and then get some piggies your deadline will extend to 30 days. Hope this helps :)

  13. aphasia2008
    aphasia2008 ·

    All hail the Pigmaster!
    Thanks for the top-up you fab people! :)

  14. hanspan
    hanspan ·

    jsut got in from work - what a pleasant suprise...

    i got a snatch and 5 piggies today :) jsut gotta wait for mr postman now :)

  15. mephisto19
    mephisto19 ·


  16. aldo_mariano
    aldo_mariano ·

    Thank you for the 5 free piggy points, then I only miss 345 points for Lubitel+. :)

  17. wil6ka
    wil6ka ·

    lomoconomy! that is a fantastic word-creation.
    stéphane, I expect a thesis about this and a bestselling book!

  18. reinertlee
    reinertlee ·

    @ lucasjakobsson

    Noted & thanks for your prompt replied!
    Now I understand it very clear ;)


  19. vinter
    vinter ·

    Thanks sweet lomography world!

  20. wherearemysunglasses
    wherearemysunglasses ·

    Thanks Lomo! :)
    & haha lomoconomy, great word. I'd by stock in lomography for sure.

  21. champi
    champi ·

    Yoooo! Thanks LSI!

  22. jblaze823
    jblaze823 ·

    AWESOME!!!! You guys are the best

  23. drudolph
    drudolph ·

    Thank You! Thank You!

    Know I just need to decide what to get... or I could hold out for more piggies and get something really nice.

  24. fash_on
    fash_on ·

    Thanks :)))

  25. jeepeng
    jeepeng ·

    thanks thanks thanks! i love you, LSI!

  26. mondebiffy
    mondebiffy ·

    Could someone let me please know how i can submit a completely new camera to the camera club... this would be most helpful as i own 48, and would love to share them with you.


  27. dogma
    dogma ·

    WoW that is a great news :) thanks Guys

  28. kylewis
    kylewis ·

    Thank you!

  29. brendend
    brendend ·

    hmmm it looks like the LOMO ADDICTS section is missing a Diana option! :( thanks for the free piggies, i can't wait to use them!

  30. tom_ashor_bhaan
  31. grad
    grad ·


  32. goldie
    goldie ·

    Thank you....

  33. maddyoulook
    maddyoulook ·

    you must've seen my post! Now I only need 3 more piggies for a diana 35mm back!

  34. lomodirk
    lomodirk ·

    More piggies? Thanx ;)

  35. zulupt
    zulupt ·

    Yummy!!! Thanks LSI :D

  36. eastmoe
    eastmoe ·

    yum yum..thanks LSI

  37. evev
    evev ·

    thank you

  38. cyanwater
    cyanwater ·

    nice! tks!

  39. spendospend
    spendospend ·

    mmmmmm.. bacon money! cheers

  40. azurblue
    azurblue ·

    Thank you LSI !

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