Whenever I’m at my parents’, I go for endless and fun walks with their neighbor’s beautiful dog.
Orpheus is a special dog. He’s extremely friendly, active and just really unbelievably smart. For those of you who know a thing or two about dogs, he’s an Australian Shepherd x Border Collie mix, and he totally inherited the intelligence gene.
Orpheus belongs to my parents’ neighbor, a single lady. Due to her work, she doesn’t always have the time to give him the workout such an active dog needs on a daily routine. I, on the other hand, love playing and running around with him every once in a while, which is perfect: I get to have fun with Orphi and she doesn’t need to worry about him using his energy in less constructive ways around the house.
My parents live in a neighborhood right by a large forest, so I always take Orpheus for a walk in the woods. He loves playing with his dog frisbee that he almost always catches mid-air. It’s quite fascinating to watch him jump for it. If we forget the disc, he’ll also gladly run for sticks and carry them around.
Sometimes I bring a camera along and snap a few pictures.
Whenever I get home from walking Orphi, my own dog, Paula, is very very jealous. She won’t greet me at the door and usually she just eyes me very suspiciously. However, she’s too old and by far not active enough to walk with Orpheus and I, so she has to stay at home and gets walked at a slower pace. Of course, I always cuddle with her and assure her that she’s my only dog! :)
When I was a child, I regularly went to Blaavand, located at the Danish west coast, with my brothers and parents. I stopped going there as I grew up. In 2012 however, we hit the road again. It was my first return visit in about 20 years. I took the chance and packed as many cameras as possible into my luggage. In part two of my journey log, I'm going to show you the pictures I took with my Lomography cameras.
When I was a child, I regularly went to Blaavand located at the Danish west coast with my brothers and my parents. However, I didn't anymore when I grew up. But in 2012, we hit the road again. It was my first visit there in about 20 years. I took the chance and packed as many cameras as possible into my luggage. In this article, I'm going to present to you the photos I took with my Nikon F-501 SLR.
I prefer being outdoors whenever I go on a vacation at the seaside. For this reason, I always choose to stay at a campsite instead of a hotel. This year, I stayed at a beautiful one in the south of Italy. Here is a series of photos which I received a few days ago from the excellent LomoLab service, taken with my Sprocket Rocket. Have a look after the jump!
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Going away for the weekend is always fun, especially if, like me, you live abroad and go back to visit your home city! For my walk through Milan, I decided to bring with me the Lomo’Instant because well, I just love it! Here are my thoughts after this special weekend!
Every summer, my soul screams for a lazy, hot day back at my parents' home, for some good food, relaxation, and catching up with childhood friends. This year is no different, so I went back down to my small hometown in the very northeast of Belgium to enjoy a perfect laid back day doing nothing and everything. And of course, I brought my analogue cameras along to eternalize all of these small but grand moments in life.
A weekend without a lomowalk seems bad, at least for me. One Saturday morning, I decided to join my friends in their lomowalk. It was all cloudy at first but it didn't stop me from going out and walking. I brought my new Nikon FM2 and some expired rolls, just to test my camera. Was it just me being sleepy, or was my Nikon FM2 acting up? My photos turned out grainy, pale, and, in my opinion, looking so 1990s?
I recently had the opportunity to take the world’s most creative instant camera — the Lomo'Instant — for a stroll on an unusually warm and sunny November day. My goal was to acquaint myself with the endlessly cool features and infinite possibilities the camera possesses while creating some beautiful photographs in the meantime. Read on to see the results!
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.
Durham is a beautiful but tiny university city in the north of England famous for its amazing cathedral, which is one of Britain's best loved buildings. When I was studying at the university, I loved to go for crisp, autumnal walks around the cathedral and the river, kicking the leaves and basking in the golden glow of the season. The Lomography Redscale film perfectly captures the beauty of this time of year.
For many people, going on trips to wonderful places would be dull and incomplete without their reliable, fun-loving travel buddy. For Los Angeles, California-based illustrator John Stortz, it's his beloved dog Wolfgang.