Searching on Lomography: Faster Than Ever

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Searching for something can never be too fast – we've spent the last days tweaking the search on Lomography and can now present you the result.

We hope it’s that fast…

Wanna give it a try? Type something in the search field on the top right or try one of these searches: fisheye, actionsampler, holga, diana, diana mini, piggies, fixed gear, lubitel, vienna, orangebird, scanner, sprocket rocket, love, smena, melbourne, fuji instax wide and redscale (these are the most popular ones this year).

Let us know if the search is faster for you, too! And post your favorite searches in the comments!

written by recurving on 2011-03-25 in #news #search #feature

17 Comments

  1. jojo8785
    jojo8785 ·

    Yay - my home Melbourne is one of the top searches! I miss that place...

  2. neja
    neja ·

    I still don't understand how can I find lomo homes from some particular city. When I type palermo in search line, lomo locations do come up, but not the lomo homes

  3. scorpie
    scorpie ·

    "We are optimizing the search right now – everything will be back soon! Please use the navigation above to explore our site." ;)

  4. recurving
    recurving ·

    @scorpie: sorry for that – but as a lot of people give it a try we find some small bugs along the process. should be fine soon!

  5. cheese
    cheese ·

    Just wanted to say I love the picture in this article!

  6. superlighter
    superlighter ·

    I'd like to have the opportunity to search a photo by the name (if I know it) !

  7. recurving
    recurving ·

    @superlighter: the title is now added to the search index – but might take some time until all photos are updated!

  8. recurving
    recurving ·

    @cheese: thanks! the mid-air guy is our very own @pan_dre… :)

  9. superlighter
    superlighter ·

    mmm..I'm type "magia notturna" that is the title of one of my picture but I have no result

  10. recurving
    recurving ·

    @superlighter: it will take some time until the indexes over all photos are updated!

  11. superlighter
    superlighter ·

    @recurving ok! as usual I'm always so impatient like a vicious kidl! :) however this is a great implementation on the site, very usefull for all the time we have to search for a photo to link to an article or to a blog entry! Thanx a lot guys!

  12. scorpie
    scorpie ·

    @recurving: no need to apologize, i just though it was funny ;) it's working now, and it's really great, so thanks!

  13. mephisto19
    mephisto19 ·

    i was looking for HQME earlier today and it did not work, but now: www.lomography.com/search/hqme%20#photos YEAH!!!!! very cool!

  14. neja
    neja ·

    what about my question? please answer!thanks

  15. recurving
    recurving ·

    @neja: sorry for the late reply: we are looking for a way to include city and country to the search results. but as the index is created only at certain times and the privacy setting can change, we have to find another way of doing so…

  16. neja
    neja ·

    thanks

  17. simonh82
    simonh82 ·

    @recurving Can you use boolean operators in searches? It would be good to be able to use ", +, - and * to increase accuracy or truncate searches. When i've tried before i've had limited success. Being able to exclude search terms from a broader search would be really good. Thanks

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