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Aftermath: LC-A 25th Anniversary Party in the Philippines!

A quick look to see how the Philippine lomographers celebrated the anniversary of the LC-A.... yay! :)

When I first decided to send in a proposal to host the LC-A party for the Philippine leg, I never imagined the turn-out would be so huge (my last count was 120!). The party was set on the 13th of June to coincide with Philippine Independence day giving us even more things to celebrate (plus to beat everyone to the punch and have the first of the 25 global parties)! :)

Lomographers from Manila, mainly known as lomomanila, made the 6hour journey up to Baguio (north of the Philippines and my home town) for a weekend getaway for partying, cake-eating, drinks and fun!

It was awesome – meeting new friends and shooting like maniacs! There was henna tattoo booth, more freebies than one could handle, special giveaways for those that came with their LC-A’s, raffle prizes, cake and confetti, vodka shots from film canisters, free-flowing drinks and enough food to feed, well… everyone! We had our own version of a graffiti wall where everyone brought photos, mostly self portraits with their LC-A’s and doodled, sketched, drew. Check out this cool time-lapse video to see what we’re talking about:

Hurrah to lomomanila for supporting this event and showing the world how the Philippine lomographers party!

Just a quick thanks to the cool commemorative party loot sent over by the Lomographic Society International; the freebies, venue and food & drinks sponsored by PNKYTravelCafe & The Philippine Star and to family&friends who pitched in to make the whole thing a smashing success! You rock, people! – GPG

videos by luisandthepolice
photos to follow shortly… :)

written by golfpunkgirl

10 comments

  1. stoonja

    stoonja

    Great party and story !!!
    I liked your pics too on flickr, welcome back Liana !!!!

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  2. jcgepte

    jcgepte

    awesome!

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  3. meyorlight

    meyorlight

    great party.. let's do it again.. hehehe.. thanks liana and to your family too! mabuhay!ü
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  4. golfpunkgirl

    golfpunkgirl

    CORRECTION: Philippine independence day is June 12th... i accidentally forgot to put that in brackets. Ooooops!

    Hope you guys enjoyed the videos! I pestered my brother, luisandthepolice, to finish them and he did despite being ill. awwww...

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  5. pimienta

    pimienta

    the best party thrown by gpg and her family!! love the videos! of course with lomomanila, parties always rock! :-)
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  6. boredbone

    boredbone

    awesome party=awesome video. thanks Liana:))
    and PNKY is such a cool place, you have got to go there you guys.

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  7. fangcarpenter

    fangcarpenter

    woot woot! thanks GPG and family! Party was awesome! I got free anniversary shot glass too!

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  8. northwardnimbus

    northwardnimbus

    o ha!? lufet ng vids. beat that. wink.

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  9. ripsta

    ripsta

    i see icuresick,bong,zoe,lakan,fangcarpenter
    what a awesome party.and the cake look delicious. ; p

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  10. ukaaa

    ukaaa

    Awesome!! :D

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