Sunday morning walk? Rise and shine on a Sunday morning from 8am to 2pm and visit the flower market, which is bustling with buskers, boutique shops, all sorts of flowers, herbs and plants from bamboos to pansies, you are guaranteed to start sneezing if you’ve got hay fever.
Behind and around the stalls you will find individual shops with quirky products and displays. I love this market because it feels like you have found a hidden gem of colours and excitement in the relatively grey Shoreditch area. Walking through the flower stalls you really get the feeling that you are Hugh Grant in Notting Hill! It’s only a 15-minute walk from the top of Brick Lane or Old Street station.
An Argentinean writer and photographer living in the Pacific Northwest, Lorraine Healy is a long-time fan of plastic cameras and is the author of "Tricks With A Plastic Wonder," a manual for achieving better results with a Holga camera, available as an eBook from Amazon.com. In this article, Healy shares her experiences photographing in Cuba in early 2013.
Dora Kontha makes the familiar worthy of a tribute. She frames icy weather or glinting water so that it looks boundless, more than a spread of pretty blue. Analog photography, her medium of choice, makes these everyday sights as intimate as memory itself.
Heads up, Metro Manila-based Lomographers! A film photography workshop to be conducted by Meerly, former general manager of Lomography Singapore, featuring the Diana F+ will be held this month at Common Room in Quezon City, Philippines.
Done shooting and want your films to be processed? We can process your colour and black & white 35mm, 120 or 110 films! Development, prints and scans are also included. (Service availability depends on your markets)