7 days *** 45 m² *** 2044 participants from all over the world *** and an unbelievable amount of 7290 photos…. The 1st LomoWall in Greece is ready to leave a smile on your face! See the first pictures of this exhibition at Fringe Festival in Athens that is on display until 26th June:
Besides this fabulous exhibition, the Lomography team has also organized a series of workshops and other activities:
Tuesday, 21/06/11, 7.30pm: Lomography On/Off Workshop (10 tips and tricks, light painting and long exposures), instructor Yiannis Voulgarakis
Wednesday 22/06/11, 7.30pm: Movie night – the Lomography BBC Documentary
Thursday 23/06/11, 7.30pm: The Square Frame (Diana introduction, special writing, famous photographers with their Lomography cameras), instructor Vasilis Makris
Saturday 25/06/11, 7.30pm: The Square Frame (Diana presentation, special writing, famous photographers with Lomography cameras), instructor Vasilis Makris
Sunday 26/06/11, The closure! More photos and amazing prizes!
So if you are around Athens, don’t miss out this exhibition at Fringe Festival. We promise you won’t leave without a smile on your face! :) Opening hours are daily from 6pm to 11pm at Technopolis Gazi (D13, a whole house just dedicated to Lomography!).
C.S Muncy is a New York City-based freelance photojournalist and a fellow LomoAmigo who tested and reviewed the LomoChrome Turquoise film. The rolls of film were put to good use; the resulting shots were simply stunning.
Thick smoke, soft breeze, rippled water. For Veronika Gilková, these elements deserve a touch of visual magic. In this interview, she talks about culling nature-based images with intuition and quiet wonder.
A wedding photographer based in New Jersey, Michelle Lange is all about weddings and engagements. After her own wedding and spending years on wedding research, she decided to take the plunge, pursue her passion and create a dream career. In this interview, she talks about her passion and her work, and showcases a series of photographs she shot with a Petzval Lens.
When a truly fascinating photograph hits you, it’s powerful enough to transport you to the story that is being told in that image. Such is what happens when one sees Suji Park's work for the first time. It’s as if you can actually hear and feel the details of each snapshot — the warmth of a late afternoon sun, the complex silence of nature or a dry and nostalgic solitude.
Opening next month, the show will include never-before-editioned photographs from the private archives of the acclaimed French New Wave photographer, as well as his lesser known landscape images taken during his travels in Asia.