Roll up, roll up! Summer is here at Lomography Gallery Store East London! We have a great events schedule lined up for you in June! We've got a visited and LomoKino workshop from the fine folk at the Film Photography Podcast and a launch party with Betty Magazine! We've also got the very last of the LabRats developing workshops for the summer. Check it out below!
WHAT: LomoWalk: Celebrating the Royal Jubilee at Buckingham Palace!
East London & Soho are joining forces to celebrate the Queen’s Jubilee! Meet us at the East London store, grab your camera and we’ll head over to meet the posse from Soho at Buckingham Palace! We’ll bring along some very royal props and shoot some very royal scenery! Tickets are £15 and include a lend-a-LC-A+ a roll of film and free processing + CD! A waiver for use of your images will be provided should your shots be chosen for the wall.. Please have an oyster/travelcard ready.
WHEN: Saturday June 2nd, 12pm
WHAT: LomoWalk: Portraits!
This is your last chance to get your lovely face up on our big LomoWall at the Museum of London this summer. Join us for an amble around Spitalfields where we’ll shoot each other and make sure we get our 6 months of LomoWall fame!!
Tickets are £15 and include a lend-an-LC-A+, a roll of film and free processing + CD! A waiver for use of your images will be provided should your shots be chosen for the wall,
WHEN: Sunday June 3rd, 12pm
WHAT: LomoKino Workshop with the Film Photography Podcast!
Please join the wonderful Film Photography Project & Podcast – an internet radio show & on-line resource for film shooters worldwide – for a LomoKino workshop! After learning how to make movie magic on our wonderful camera, the FFP will take a photography walk around the East End toward the beautiful Barbican then return of an exclusive Smooth Sailors screening and performance. Tickets are £15 and include a presentation, lend-a-LomoKino, 2 rolls of film plus 10% discount off film processing.
WHEN: Saturday June 9th, 1pm
WHAT: The Great Lomography UK Film Swap!
It’s time to get creative as we make some history of our own! Now that there are 3 wonderful Lomography stores in the UK, what better time than now to introduce the very first ‘Great UK Lomography Film Swap’. What does this mean you ask? Well, we here at East London are going to get together with a bunch of crazy, keen, enthusiastic Lomographers (just like you) and shoot some rolls of our East End home. Then, we will pass those rolls of film over to Soho to shoot over the top of! But the fun doesn’t stop there! Once we have captured Soho in all its glory we will then hand these double exposed films to our newbies up north in Manchester. That’s a TRIPLE exposures!! Tickets are £15 and include a presentation, lend-an-LC-A+, a roll of film plus FREE processing onto CD.
WHEN: Sunday June 10th, 1pm
WHAT: Introducing the Diana F+
June is a very royal month indeed so you cannot miss this workshop all about the Queen of Lomography, the Diana F+!! Join us for this comprehensive class covering everything you need to know about our favourite camera! We’ll teach you all the basics from loading your camera, to all about Diana’s extensive accessories, to the puzzle that is pinhole! Tickets are £10 and include a short presentation, a lend-a Diana F+, a roll of film plus 10% off film processing.
WHEN: Saturday June 16th, 1pm
WHAT: Betty Magazine Summer Issue Launch Party!
Join Lomography Gallery Store East London as we celebrate the launch of Issue 4 of Betty Magazine! Betty is a magazine for girls with a nostalgic heart and a youthful state of mind. Their philosophy is for people to embrace who they are and celebrate it, which we here at East London wholly agree with! So please join us in celebrating Betty with some cameras, drinks and chats! This event is free!
WHEN: Thursday June 21st, 6 – 9pm
WHAT: LabRats Return One Last Time – Coffee Developing!
Due to exceptional demand, the LabRats are holding just one more workshop this summer! This time we’re developing black & white film using coffee. Yes! You read that right! Developing film using coffee! Delicious and practical! Tickets are £25 and include a short presentation, a loaner camera, a roll of b&w film, all processing materials plus your images on disk. Places are limited to 5 participants so booking early is advised!
WHEN: Saturday June 23rd, 1pm
Mon – Sun: 10am – 7pm