Round-the-Clock Rumble: Most Unflattering Portrait

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This rumble installment calls everyone to send in their gruesomely beautiful *unflattering portraits*.

lomosexual_manboy who gave to us a very funny take on Street Fashion picked this week’s theme, the Most Unflattering Portrait. It’s time for everyone to put your favorite people to an unusual shot of fame in this rumble installment.

Get ready to take out your favorite snippets of photos your friends would not like to see in any of your photo albums. Tacky clothes, really bad haircuts, overdone makeup – show us what you’ve got. After all, beauty is in the eye of the beholder and this rumble seeks to find beauty in the ugly.

CONTEST DETAILS

Allowed Cameras: Any analog camera photo not digitally enhanced

Prizes:

  • The winner gets to choose the next round-the-clock rumble theme, as well as a winner badge in his/her lomohome.

Upload Limit: 1 Photo

Minimum Dimensions: At least 768px either width or height

Please note that sample photos are theme suggestions only. Feel free to be creative with your interpretation of the theme!

By submitting your photos to this rumble, you allow Lomography.com to use your photo submissions for promotional purposes.

written by kazarareta on 2008-12-01 in #competitions

38 Comments

  1. anelfandhiszippo
    anelfandhiszippo ·

    Fisheye2 + face = :-D

  2. dogma
    dogma ·

    Yeaaaaa :) mine is all so Fisheye2 :D

  3. selloutboy
    selloutboy ·

    I wish I could upload more... =(

  4. anarchy
    anarchy ·

    Hahaha... #20... Gotta love the shot by mephisto19 =D

  5. mephisto19
    mephisto19 ·

    #22...! perfectly matches the theme

  6. kylethefrench
    kylethefrench ·

    chicken wing jackpot

  7. lomahese
    lomahese ·

    cucù!

  8. maxpinckers
    maxpinckers ·

    what a great theme !
    never seen so many funny faces

  9. u-t-e
    u-t-e ·

    One of the funniest rumbles ever!!!!! Great choice!

  10. indyfix
    indyfix ·

    Polaroid nosebell!! You don't see this when having a normal cold !!!
    hehee

  11. poshone
    poshone ·

    Great rumble!

  12. hanspan
    hanspan ·

    sadmafioso's pic for me!!!

  13. weechonghooi
    weechonghooi ·

    submitted mine... =P
    Hahaha... gonna be funny~!!

  14. vstephanie
    vstephanie ·

    mine is up. cross dressing party! i hope to god, jack will never see this

  15. kuasimudo
    kuasimudo ·

    fisheye & smena! ;D

  16. drgonzo900
    drgonzo900 ·

    I HAVE SO MANY!!! hahaha. my firends are going to hate me.

  17. day3hugger
    day3hugger ·

    haha i hope my subject doesn't get mad

  18. sadmafioso
    sadmafioso ·

    My girlfriend is going to kill me...

  19. eva_eva
    eva_eva ·

    hahhahaahahhahhahahahahaha!!!

  20. yoscolmi
    yoscolmi ·

    GREAT rumble!

    it was a hard decision for me...its a pitty we are only allowed to upload one single shot.

    but awesome rumble anyway!

  21. agaltier
    agaltier ·

    ok mine is done ... why unflaterring ....? cos i became a shadow :)

  22. oldskool_rider
    oldskool_rider ·

    great rumble

    bravo!

  23. begoniac
    begoniac ·

    just great theme pick!!! let's delight ourselves with some big laughs!!!

  24. mephisto19
    mephisto19 ·

    iiiiiiiiiihhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh # 38

  25. knoepflmacher
    knoepflmacher ·

    i love this idea

  26. reddeviltj
    reddeviltj ·

    I was outside playing with my SuperSport wanna-be aka uboot on a sunny Sunday afternoon and thought I'd try taking a photo of myself.
    I really don't look like that.
    Really.
    I'm telling the truth, now.
    Please believe me.....

  27. fash_on
    fash_on ·

    great idea!!! how to choose? mines a bit off topic but still very unflattering ;)

  28. maxpinckers
    maxpinckers ·

    ahahahaha love the drudolph one

  29. cheeso
    cheeso ·

    Here's my horrible self-portrait!

  30. olique
    olique ·

    nice rumble!!!
    great shots!

  31. mrrotivlarbac
    mrrotivlarbac ·

    Dupond et Dupond in the desert. One is a DJ, the other a tango dancer!

  32. zoso1019
    zoso1019 ·

    For mine, me and my friends were walking in this park at night, and i started charging up my flash for my diana 35mm. and i jump around and get a pic of her face. classic

  33. dogo
    dogo ·

    He´s my friend!

  34. plaidleaf
    plaidleaf ·

    brunswick stew festival... gotta love eatin' stew

  35. tupiniquim
    tupiniquim ·

    great theme!

  36. jonasfx
    jonasfx ·

    "oh hi what you doeenweee my holga~!" haha

  37. aphasia2008
    aphasia2008 ·

    #66 abcdefuck's pic is king!

  38. maxpinckers
    maxpinckers ·

    im so curious to who will win this one!
    difficult choice!

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