A lovely Lomowalk in Rotterdam

4

Here you can read the report of a LOMOday @ Rotterdam on the 7th of May. It was a lovely, sunny day and we really enjoyed it!

Credits: achocolatemoose

Because we weren’t able to join the lomowalks in The Netherlands which were organized before, we thought: let’s organize one by ourselves! So we picked a date and we spread the word on Facebook and Lomography.com. We were a little anxious that we would be the only ones to show up… But fortunately, we were not alone! Lomography is alive in Holland! :D There were around 12 people waiting for us. O.k., we admit, some of them were from the Analog Photo Collective, but HEY! Let the Lomowalk begin!

Credits: mloesm & maaikeschets

The location this time was…: Rotterdam!! In photography magazine Zoom, Rotterdam is called the #1 hotspot for photographers, so we were curious. Maybe you can make your own decision about that #1 position after you have seen our pictures.

Credits: maaikeschets
Credits: mloesm

We were so lucky that Saturday: the weather was beautiful. It was hot! We started with drinks at café Engels (at a great viewpoint) and telling each other about our cameras and our experiences with LOMO. Afterwards we were ready to walk around in Rotterdam. Luckily we had a number of “locals” with us. Via the Witte de Withstreet and the Museumpark we walked to the Euromast, we relaxed in the park and off course we couldn’t miss the Erasmusbrug . It was a very nice day, so thanks to everybody who joined us and we hope to see you again at the next meeting!

Bye Maaike & Marloes

Credits: mloesm, maaikeschets & achocolatemoose

written by mloesm on 2011-05-30 in #world #locations #lomowalk #holland #nederland #netherlands #dutch #lomo-meetup #rotterdam #nld

4 Comments

  1. mephisto19
    mephisto19 ·

    it was a VERY nice lomowalk!!

  2. maaikeschets
    maaikeschets ·

    It was!! Next stop: The Hague?!

  3. mephisto19
    mephisto19 ·

    i ran into some people in utrecht that are interested, too....

  4. glenn
    glenn ·

    EXCELLENT

More Interesting Articles

  • June 2015 Workshops and Events at Lomography Embassy Singapore

    written by lomographysg on 2015-05-15 in #world #locations #events
    June 2015 Workshops and Events at Lomography Embassy Singapore

    Farewell, May! Hello, June! Bring out the kid in you for some DIY fun. Come join us in these fabulous workshops and events in June, here in sunny Singapore. Read on for the full line-up.

  • December 21st Advent Offer: It’s time for a last minute treat! (Online Code: CRACKLINGCAMERAS)

    written by jacobs on 2014-12-21 in #news
    December 21st Advent Offer: It’s time for a last minute treat! (Online Code: CRACKLINGCAMERAS)

    Do you know a really awesome way to make someone extremely happy this holiday season? We do and we're here to tell you about it with today's incredible Advent deal of the day! Put a smile on someone's face by gifting them with a beautiful analogue camera and save 15% by doing it today. Check out our wide selection in the Online Shop!

  • Film Photography Day UK Party Recap!

    written by gise11e on 2015-04-17 in #world #events
    Film Photography Day UK Party Recap!

    It was great to see you all at the Film Photography Day party here at Lomography Soho! We had good fun and gave away some amazing prizes. Here is a recap of what went on.

    1
  • Shop News

    Give your space a facelift with your own analogue print

    Give your space a facelift with your own analogue print

    Really want to bring your film photos to life? We’re now offering totally analogue fine art prints in a host of large sizes and formats! Carefully enlarged from your negatives onto premium photographic paper by lab professionals, each picture is a unique piece of craftsmanship.

  • A Cup of Tea with a Little Surprise

    written by abecd on 2014-09-26 in #lifestyle
    A Cup of Tea with a Little Surprise

    Everybody loves a cup of tea to start the day. Meanwhile, we lomographers love to do little photo sessions to start our day. Both are really fun, but a wise person once said that we should try to combine two of our favorite things sometimes and see how it comes out. So, here we go!

    2
  • The Magic Yet To Come: Part 1

    written by Lomography on 2014-09-02 in #news
    The Magic Yet To Come: Part 1

    Here’s a random and rather mysterious tale for you folks. Just the other day, I was at a local bar with a few friends. It was much like any other evening; we were sipping a couple of cocktails, recounting our adventures, falling over ourselves with laughter and half-drunkenly meditating on the meaning of life (a scientist once told me it’s 42 by the way). But then something truly strange happened. Read on to hear my story and please make a comment with your guess at the end!

    33
  • Lomography Day Trips: Bandung, Indonesia, Part 1 - Join Our Lomowalk!

    written by adi_totp on 2014-09-08 in #world #locations
    Lomography Day Trips: Bandung, Indonesia, Part 1 - Join Our Lomowalk!

    Where do I begin? Believe me, I know many places in Bandung. From a cozy cafe to where the famous street food and maybe even drinks can be found, to places for lomowalks, it would be my pleasure to show you all around Bandung - the city I love and the city of love!

  • Shop News

    The Lomography Experimental Lens Kit opens up a new, creative photographic domain!

    The Lomography Experimental Lens Kit opens up a new, creative photographic domain!

    Satisfy your hunger for creative snap-shooting with this lens package made especially for Micro 4/3 digital cameras! Don't miss the 20% discount!

  • Lomo’Instant on a Sunny Day

    written by jacobs on 2014-11-06 in #gear #tipster
    Lomo’Instant on a Sunny Day

    I recently had the opportunity to take the world’s most creative instant camera — the Lomo'Instant — for a stroll on an unusually warm and sunny November day. My goal was to acquaint myself with the endlessly cool features and infinite possibilities the camera possesses while creating some beautiful photographs in the meantime. Read on to see the results!

  • The 10 Golden Rules: Valentines Edition

    written by Cupid on 2015-02-09 in #news
    The 10 Golden Rules: Valentines Edition

    We think Lomography's 10 Golden Rules can be adapted to cover all manner of subjects, including love. So just in time for Valentines Day, we asked Cupid to swap his bow for a pen and lay down the law ... Read on to find out more!

  • The Phoblographer Gives the LC-A 120 Five Stars and Editor's Choice Award!

    written by jacobs on 2015-01-08 in #news
    The Phoblographer Gives the LC-A 120 Five Stars and Editor's Choice Award!

    We love our cameras. We especially love it when you love our cameras. And we get super pumped when you tell us about it. So when the LC-A 120 got a stunning review from the fellas at The Phoblographer, we were giddy with delight! Not only did they give it a killer, in-depth review, but they also bestowed it with a 5/5 rating and Editor's Choice award! Read on for a little taste of the review and then head to their site to read the whole thing!

  • Shop News

    the perfect surprise for every analogue loving enthusiast

     the perfect surprise for every analogue loving enthusiast

    Let your loved one pick the gift of their dreams. Lomography Online Shop Gift Certificates are the perfect present for every analogue devotee on your gift list

  • So here’s what we’ve been working on: an all new lomography.com

    written by recurving on 2015-02-03 in #world #news
    So here’s what we’ve been working on: an all new lomography.com

    For the last year we've been working on the next version of Lomography. We based our work on the feedback you’ve given us over the years and we wanted to share it as early as possible with you and can’t wait to hear what you think. Just one warning first: it is still in development and things can break. All the photos, comments, likes, homes and everything else were transferred as of October 16th, 2014. So anything you do on next.lomography.com won't be reflected on www.lomography.com and vice versa. Once we are done with testing, everything you did here will be deleted again. So this is a big playground for you to explore.

    217
  • Photo Stories: 365 Days Project - Day 132 by i_am_four-eyes

    written by Julien Matabuena on 2015-07-19 in #world #lifestyle
    Photo Stories: 365 Days Project - Day 132 by i_am_four-eyes

    The 132nd day of i_am_four-eyes' 365 days project for 2012, May 12, was marked by merrymaking at a summer camp. Here, she recalls the events of this day in detail.

  • 18 Awesome Belair X 6-12 Squares

    written by shhquiet on 2015-03-13 in #gear #news
    18 Awesome Belair X 6-12 Squares

    Having a Belair X 6-12 feels like owning more than just one camera. It's a medium-format camera, but paired with its special accessories you can shoot 35mm or instant photos with it, too! The versatility of its 3 photo formats also offers more options to suit your shooting needs. Here, we present to you some of the most gorgeous Belair X 6-12 photos in classic 6x6 format. Enjoy!

    11