It's back to school time here at Lomography and you know what that means - school portraits!
Forget about those regrettable haircuts and unfortunate morning-of zits, this time your school portrait is in YOUR hands with the create your own school portrait rumble! Grab a funky backdrop, a blank wall, any props you see fit and say CHEESE – this year you’re in control, so show us what you got!
Here are the details:
Only 5 submissions per person (so pick your best!)
All photos must be taken with an analogue camera (no Photoshop!)
Minimum photo dimensions: 1800 pixels
You have until October 3rd to submit
15 Piggies for the winner
5 piggies each for two runners up
Let’s go Lomography class of 2011 – let’s shoot some portraits that will last a lifetime!
I don’t like to split. A split means distance, separation, it means categorical divergence. We split hairs, we split incomes, we split up. So the first thing we have to know here is that a Splitzer – different from what you might have thought - is not at all a nasty boy splitting things up.
The yuletide season is just around the corner! And you know what this means –very soon you’ll be hanging out with your loved ones, sipping hot cocoa and trying your luck in skiing some snowy slopes. Make sure that you’re ready to seize these special moments with Lomography!
What comes to mind when you think of Boston? Maybe it's the Red Sox, or maybe it's Baked Beans? With our newest competition to celebrate the release of the Lomo'Instant Boston Edition, we want to know what Boston means to you. Even if you've never been to Boston — no problem! We want to see your best shots that represent Boston to you!
The Petzval Lens was the first truly practicable portrait lens ever created and thus was the ultimate gift to early photography. We at Lomography feel that this lens and its inventor deserve some attention so here is the first of a series of articles on Joseph Petzval and the first Petzval Lens.
There's nothing more satisfying than taking fantastic photos with a camera that you built yourself. If you've always wanted to impress your friends with your mad DIY skills, pick up a Konstruktor Camera Kit and show them what you've got! It's also a cool way to get them into Lomography, because as you build the camera you'll discover how analogue photography works. Oh, and the Konstruktor takes gorgeous photos, too - check out the gallery and see what we mean!