Tracy Moore, An Interview

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Tracy Moore another of our newest Lubitel Lovers is no stranger in the Lomography community picking up his first LC-A 10 years ago. He describes his new Lubitel among others as humble and perfect.

1. How long have you been a Lomographer? How did you find out about Lomography?

I got my first LCA from my wife as an anniversary present I think in 1998. She had read someplace about this amazing camera that took really arty shots and so she bought me one. I used it on and off for a while, but didn’t really go crazy with the LCA until I finally registered my lomohome in 2004 and started reading all the tips and tricks that others had posted. It was like a switch went off in my head and suddenly my cool camera transformed into a magic relic filled with infinite possibilites to explore.

2.The strangest, funniest, or hands-down greatest photographic/Lomographic encounter that you have ever had.

The Lomo World Congress ‘07….in London. Wow…the whole event was off the charts fun…and strange…and GREAT. I loved every minute of it. I’m ready for the next one!

3. If your photos shown here could have a soundtrack of three songs,what would they be (song title & artist please).

Ground Control to Major Tom by David Bowie

The Lighthouse by Interpol

Paranoid by Black Sabbath

4.If you could be anywhere, doing anything,
right now – where would it be and what would you do?

At the LWC 07 I met lomographers from 29 different countries. I would love to be on a giant road trip right now visiting many of them. This is the kind of trip where I litterally would take nothing but some clothes, several cameras, my journal….and not a whole lot more. Aimlessly wandering the planet taking pictures, drawing, and meeting people sounds like a dream to me.

Continue reading his interview here

written by lucasjakobsson on 2009-01-21 in #news #interview #lubitel #lovers

7 Comments

  1. northwardnimbus
    northwardnimbus ·

    i think the bowie song is titled "space oddity".
    get natalie merchants live version too. it rocks.

  2. vicuna
    vicuna ·

    A great new Lubitel lover again, amazing shots in the gallery! And yes, the song where David Bowie sings "Ground control to major Tom" is "Space Oddity" (a fantastic song and album anyway... anybody who hasn't listen to it must it right now! ;))))))))

  3. mephisto19
    mephisto19 ·

    great sample shot
    "zeitgeist"
    and cool gallery
    congrats again tracey

  4. neja
    neja ·

    tracey rules!!!!!

  5. neja
    neja ·

    sorry darling, I misspelled your name:)

  6. scootiepye
    scootiepye ·

    *waves hello :) good to see you up here !

  7. fash_on
    fash_on ·

    these pics are great :)

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