Picture This!

20

<b>"Anyone who lives within their means suffers from a lack of imagination." ~Oscar Wilde</b>

“Anyone who lives within their means suffers from a lack of
imagination.” ~Oscar Wilde

It’s that time of the year again when gifts abound! But one doesn’t have to spend an arm and a leg to give good tidings during the Yuletide season. As the old saying goes, it’s the thought that counts. So what’s the craziest thing you’ve ever received or given? Let us take a peek at your imagination gone wild!

Details

  • 1 winner – 10 piggies
  • Upload ONLY ONE PHOTO, please. Size is at least 768px in width or height, as always.
  • Please make sure that your photo is relevant to the theme.
  • Refer to the FAQ for rumble-related questions!

written by cruzron on 2008-12-07 in #competitions #imagination #contest #crazy #picture-this #gifts

20 Comments

  1. paper_doll
    paper_doll ·

    sexy lingerie, of course! ;)

  2. strangelilgirl
    strangelilgirl ·

    the greatest gift I've received was my Dad's old film SLR handed down to me just recently.

  3. trincheiras
    trincheiras ·

    empty streets fulfill my imagination

  4. trincheiras
    trincheiras ·

    empty streets fulfill my imagination

  5. trincheiras
    trincheiras ·

    empty streets fulfill my imagination

  6. mantozauras
    mantozauras ·

    ....plush lion with a soviet gas mask :)

  7. agaltier
    agaltier ·

    to LSI : i made a mistake and upload the wrong pic. could you delete pic #9 please ??
    thks

  8. eagleye_slives
    eagleye_slives ·

    the guided meeting of the spiritheart family, the most high gift -DIVINE LOVE

  9. oldskool_rider
    oldskool_rider ·

    its probably not the best gift, but the 12 year expired film that i shot this shot on was a pretty good gift!

  10. ishoxi
    ishoxi ·

    my cat <3

  11. ethermoon
    ethermoon ·

    Craziest gift I got: my uncle gave me this Christmas a Goat... haha!

  12. adi_totp
    adi_totp ·

    my greatest gift is from LSI.. a free LC-A+ RL from my piggy bank.. thank you LSI for giving me the chance.. :))))))))

  13. selloutboy
    selloutboy ·

    A condom for my 21st birthday... I don't have a picture of it tho... oh well...

  14. zulupt
    zulupt ·

    A grey cat :D

  15. kuasimudo
    kuasimudo ·

    roses of wood in my 3years old expired film!.. not the craziest thing but one that keep in my <3! ;D

  16. tommynorth
    tommynorth ·

    hacks for my dad

  17. agaltier
    agaltier ·

    TO LSI : there is really no way of erasing the current submission, because i made a mistake while uploading ??????

  18. tom_ashor_bhaan
    tom_ashor_bhaan ·

    pieceofshoot!

  19. azurblue
    azurblue ·

    Mint tea in the desert !

  20. lucasjakobsson
    lucasjakobsson ·

    @ agaltier

    sorry about this, but we are working on something like this

More Interesting Articles

  • Art Hunter Sardinas x STEEN

    written by mindofmyra on 2014-09-12 in #people #lomoamigos
    Art Hunter Sardinas x STEEN

    We asked some of New York’s hottest designers to lend their talent in designing some of our La Sardina DIY cameras, and we are very excited to share with you Steen of Steen Drawings. Steen is a New York based illustrator who likes to create her own fantasy world and creates stories from her wild imagination. Take a look at Steen's wonderful work and get inspired to do your own DIY project.

  • Photo of the Day by hodachrome

    written by Eunice Abique on 2015-03-09 in #world #news
    Photo of the Day by hodachrome

    Have you ever dreamed of living in a city perpetually covered in ice? Let your imagination run wild and click the shutter twice!

    3
  • Monday Moodboard: Artistic concept illustrations by Alexandra Khitrova

    written by cheeo on 2014-05-19 in #lifestyle
    Monday Moodboard: Artistic concept illustrations by Alexandra Khitrova

    Anyone who has ever wanted to live in a fantasy world should definitely see the amazing work of Alexandra Khitrova. Khitrova’s out-of-this-world illustrations can definitely make any dreamer’s eyes go wide with awe. See more of her work after the jump.

  • Shop News

    Sit, Stash & Fold

    Sit, Stash & Fold

    Get both appealing LomoDices for your home! These cardboard cubes can be used for different things – they make great, stylish seats but you can also stash small items inside and fold them for storing!

  • Transient Living: Getting to Know the Neighborhood in Denver, Colorado

    written by maliha on 2014-11-12 in #world #locations
    Transient Living: Getting to Know the Neighborhood in Denver, Colorado

    <i>Editor's Note: The past several years saw <b><a href="http://www.lomography.com/homes/maliha">Maliha</a></b> frequently moving from one place to another, a sort of nomad who likes the thrill of starting anew and finding her place in every city she stays at. In the last decade she has spent in the USA, Maliha has stayed at six different cities in five different states. Currently, Maliha is based in Denver, Colorado, and "Transient Living," a new series in the Lomography magazine, documents her experiences and the ways that she has come to call this city her home.</i>

  • Tutorial: Tetenal Colortec E6 3-bath Kit - Develop your own color slides

    written by sandravo on 2014-05-29 in #gear #tipster
    Tutorial: Tetenal Colortec E6 3-bath Kit - Develop your own color slides

    This is a tutorial for the adventurous Lomographers, for those brave enough to do their own B&W and C-41 work but lacking the confidence to move onto E6. Fear no more! I am an enthusiastic home developer, just like the rest of you, I am not a chemical lab wizard! So if I can pull this off, so can the rest of you. Take a deep breath, relax, and read on. By the end of this article I hope you'll have mustered the courage to give it a go yourselves!

    5
  • Sumptuous New Squares: Take a Peek at these Latest LC-A 120 Snaps!

    written by tomas_bates on 2014-09-26 in #lifestyle
    Sumptuous New Squares: Take a Peek at these Latest LC-A 120 Snaps!

    It's been a little while since we've shared the latest shots taken with the brand new LC-A 120 with you. But that just means we have a fantastic collection to show you today! Our testers from around the world have been shooting from the hip and with the heart to capture their daily lives with this medium format master. Skip past the jump to spy into some Lomographic lives!

    1
  • Shop News

    LC-A Instant Back+ at Lesser Price!

    LC-A Instant Back+ at Lesser Price!

    Grab this lovely accessory at discounted price! LC-A instant Back is iideal for your summer getaways to capture memories instantly with your LC-A cameras in hand!

  • Venice: Romance for the Masses

    written by wesco on 2014-04-30 in #world #locations
    Venice: Romance for the Masses

    Venice is a beautiful city full of romantic spots and picturesque corners, and I am not the only one who thinks so. The city suffers from the masses of tourists walking and floating around every day. Look further and enjoy my photos and memories!

  • Lomography X Warp Flying Lotus Winners announced!

    written by hannah_brown on 2014-11-27 in #news
    Lomography X Warp Flying Lotus Winners announced!

    We had a huge response from this competition and quite rightly so, I mean who wouldn't want the chance to win a copy of the new Flying Lotus album? Anyway, we've picked our way through them all and chosen the best three. Find out who has won here.

  • Petzval Artist : Black & White Fashion Photos by Basilio Silva

    written by shibuya on 2014-06-09 in #people #lomoamigos
    Petzval Artist : Black & White Fashion Photos by Basilio Silva

    Enriched by many years of experience as a professional photographer, Basilio Silva from Buenos Aires has become a fashion photographer who shoots quirky and bold pictures. He tried shooting with the new Petzval lens and finally, here we are, happy to share this beautiful series of black & white bokeh swirling pictures.

  • Shop News

    Standard Photo Development Services

    Standard Photo Development Services

    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)

  • I am a Mad Analogue Scientist: New Experiments with 35mm Films and Chemicals

    written by blackfairy on 2014-08-07 in #gear #tipster
    I am a Mad Analogue Scientist: New Experiments with 35mm Films and Chemicals

    Unfortunately, it happens sometimes that your resulting pictures are not what you expected - the image doesn't look that good, the colors are bland, and the subject is banal. Indeed, it couldn't be picture of the year! Herein I propose a second chance for your pictures by modifying your 35mm negatives. Just pick up some ideas from here, experiment, and scan your negatives with the Lomography Smartphone Scanner. Anything is possible: burning, scratching, putting on hydrochloric acid, balsamic vinegar, nail polish, bleach, or raspberry juice... use your imagination and write down your new film soup recipe! You can find a sample of the effects in this article.

    13
  • Painting Delights: Going Wild with the Pixelstick

    written by jennifer_pos on 2015-03-17 in #people #news #lifestyle #tipster
    Painting Delights: Going Wild with the Pixelstick

    Ever since light painting was invented, it inspired artists from all around the globe to magical creations that capture hidden movements and reinvent the world we live in. "Life is a fairy tale, stay wild little child!" is what they want to tell us. Bringing light to life became the next challenge for anyone rigged with a film camera and a creative mind. Now, how can you take your analogue light paintings from the ordinary to the outstanding? After the carriage came the car, so we definitely need some spacy inventions to follow the old school light pen. So here it is, our new best friend: The Pixelstick!

    7
  • UK Community Amigo: Justin Quinnell from Bristol

    written by hannah_brown on 2014-07-19 in #people #lomoamigos
    UK Community Amigo: Justin Quinnell from Bristol

    In this new series, we talk to film fanatics from all around the UK about their passion for film photography and the best places to shoot in their home town. Today we go to Bristol to meet Justin Quinnell, a freelance photographer who has made pinholes out of bins and homemade 3D cameras. He is a true film photography experimenter!