Looking for a good location to take some atmospheric photos? Just check out your local church. It has all the history of your area.
Ferns Cathedral is known as the resting place of Richard de Clare, 2nd Earl of Pembroke, Lord of Leinster, Justiciar of Ireland, and more commonly known as Strongbow. The cathedral was originally built by Bishop St. John in the 1230s. After the English Reformation, a new organisation was established by the Irish Parliament of the time which became the state church in Ireland. The Church of Ireland, took possession of most Church property. The main population of Ireland remained Catholic even though there were definite political and economic advantages of membership in the state church.
The building was burned down in Elizabethan times by the O Byrnes of Wicklow in 1575. They were ordered to rebuild it in 1577. They only did this crudely, to approximately the size it is today. Two ancient vaults run beneath the chancel. In 1817, the cathedral was enlarged to include the tower and chapter house. On the inside, the pillars of an earlier structure, walled up in 1577, can be seen in the north and south walls and only a small portion of the ruins remain.
We love sharing photos! So, with the recent release of the beloved Lomo'Instant camera, we thought it would be a great idea to look at some of the best ways to share your instants with the world. Rather than letting them collect dust on a shelf or stay hidden away in a drawer somewhere, why not let everyone else in on your superb instant creations? Check out these 5 awesome ways you can do just that!
Did you catch the solar eclipse that happened recently? Word on the street is that it even resulted in a total eclipse in some areas of Europe, making it a pretty rare occasion for the folks that got to see it! We're guessing that some of you even had your cameras to catch the whole shebang on film — which is why we're throwing a competition for the best eclipse and sun inspired shots out there. Come on in and check out the details!
Where are you headed to this summer? Where I'm from summer has ended too soon, so I'm still daydreaming of sand and seafoam. I decided to check out the archives for some cool beach-y snapshots and came across a lot of interesting underwater photos! Check out my finds after the jump; hopefully this list will inspire you to grab a Fisheye Sub or a Krab, along with your Fisheye cameras and LC-A+, for some underwater adventure.
Have you ever tried going lens-less when taking a photo? Try shooting with ONDU Pinhole Cameras and see what it's like to take photos through a tiny pinhole. Check out these lovely shots taken by Lomographers; if you do have some ONDU pinhole photos of your own, upload and tag them accordingly so that we can see them!
It's time to take your Fisheye One or Fisheye No.2 Camera out for a swim! But make sure that it's encased in its swimsuit - the Fisheye Submarine Case. This transparent case allows you to take photos 20m (65 ft) beneath the water surface! See the gallery below to see some cool photos taken by your fellow Lomographers!
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)
You probably don't feel like leaving your comfy sofa to go out and fight the cold and the crowds for a great deal, do you? We don't blame you! Instead, grab a plate of leftover turkey with all the fixin's and check out these gorgeous black and white photos from the classic LC-Wide camera. When you're done, scoot on over to the Online Shop to save a sweet 30% on it and other choice analogue deals!