It's Canada Day up Canada way on July 1st - a day full of fireworks, barbecues and a day off work, so lets celebrate! We want to see shots from Canada wide of people celebrating, enjoying the out doors or whatever else strikes you as being a particularly Canadian activity.
Prize(s): 3 winners get 10 Piggy Points each and will receive a special award badge straight to their LomoHomes
Film/Camera Type: Any analogue photo not digitally enhanced or manipulated.
Upload Limit: 10 Photos
Minimum Photo Dimensions: Submissions must be at least 768px in either width or height.
Meta data must be completed (camera, film, location & 3 tags)
You don’t need to be from Canada to join in but it would be nice if your shots were!
If you need a little inspiration while you are searching through your photos to submit, have a listen to Stompin Tom Conners. Canadian song legend… or something like that.
Today’s featured member, Herbert, gives the impression that he is interested in people as much as he loves cameras—and he has many vintage treasures. Even a casual snapshot of his has a story that suggests curiosity about the people he photographs.
He will respectfully ask for a photo session. He does not outline why, and if you are shy, you will wonder what he has seen in you. He greets reluctance with understanding and a resounding yes with an equal amount of enthusiasm. When the day comes, he will treat you like a collaborator. And whenever he talks about the outcome—comely photos of what looks like your most confident self—he will always call you a muse.
Yamato, a 25-year-old photographer based in Japan, is an active Instagram user with over 4,000 followers from all over the world. He also takes highly stylized photographs with the Petzval 85 Lens, giving his images a distinct and slightly moody look.
Diana F+ is something of a wild child. It loves outré looks, multiple exposures and outlandish colors. But loaded with the right 120 film, it can show a mellow side that favors rule-of-thirds perfection and subdued coloring.