More Recent Articles in #lifestyle

  • Traveling in 360 Degrees: With the Lomo Spinner 360

    written by beatmorrison on 2012-09-03 in #lifestyle
    Traveling in 360 Degrees: With the Lomo Spinner 360

    The Spinner 360 captures everything around you and shows people right where you were in the middle of the action. Whether I'm traveling or just going to the market, it always comes with me so I can show others what was going on around me wherever I was. It's the ultimate 'put yourself in my shoes' camera!

  • Face The Lomo LC-A

    written by webo29 on 2012-09-03 in #lifestyle
    Face The Lomo LC-A

    A dream combination of classic and new, the Lomo LC-A is loaded with all that you require to shoot the most brilliant pictures. Just check out the gallery of portraits we compiled below.

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  • The Fun and Nostalgic Circus World

    written by ilkadj on 2012-09-03 in #lifestyle
    The Fun and Nostalgic Circus World

    Everybody has a different memory of the circus. Some might remember the performing geese and roosters from Barnum and Bailey's Greatest Show on Earth, some might remember the silly clowns and some might remember the glittery and shiny costumes of the acrobats.

  • Your Better Half

    written by mayeemayee on 2012-09-02 in #lifestyle
    Your Better Half

    From the many amazing tricks Lomography, or analogue photography in general, could do, it is quite safe to say that half-frames are a favorite of many.

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  • Paralympic Athletes In Training 2: Archery

    written by littlemisslove on 2012-09-02 in #lifestyle
    Paralympic Athletes In Training 2: Archery

    In the second of our series of behind the scenes Paralympic photos, we take a look at the world of archery. One of the oldest sports in the world, since the bow was first invented in paleolithic times, you'll see in these shots of Team GB taken by Lomography UK that the kit has come on a lot since then!

  • Newcomer of the Week: Skeibo

    written by fookshit on 2012-09-02 in #lifestyle
    Newcomer of the Week: Skeibo

    He used to lurk around and just hang out at different LomoHomes. With that you've probably seen him as your visitor! Now that he has his own Home and being a man of few words, he would prefer to let his snap speak for themselves! Here’s Our Newcomer, Daniele from the city of Rome!

  • Paralympic Athletes In Training 1: Tennis

    written by littlemisslove on 2012-09-01 in #lifestyle
    Paralympic Athletes In Training 1: Tennis

    Lomography UK were lucky enough to be given exclusive access to photograph Team GB paralympic athletes in training. You can see all of the photos in our LomoWall at the Museum of London, but in case you can't make it, here are the tennis stars gearing up for the big event!

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  • A BBC Documentary: The Lomo Camera, Shoot from the Hip

    written by impaktor on 2012-08-31 in #lifestyle
    A BBC Documentary: The Lomo Camera, Shoot from the Hip

    A highly interesting BBC documentary from 2004 tells the story of the Lomo factory, and the Lomography movement, with many interesting interviews and lots of nice imagery.

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  • Van Gogh's World of Colors

    written by ilkadj on 2012-08-31 in #lifestyle
    Van Gogh's World of Colors

    Who knows colors better than Vincent van Gogh? If you've ever seen van Gogh's paintings, you would agree that he had a talent for color mixing. Rumor says that he even had a box of different-colored yarn he played with and literally weaved them together to see how the color combinations would look when put into paint. But another rumor is going around saying that van Gogh was color blind. Check out the gossip after the jump!

  • So Many Launches, So Many New Products!

    written by ilkadj on 2012-08-31 in #lifestyle

    As an intern at Lomography's HQ, I was kept busy with a number of product launches. You've seen the new stuff. There was the Fisheye Baby Bauhaus, the Maps Edition Cameras and the Diana Baby 110. I haven't even memorized all of the old products that Lomography has, but I already have others to add to the list! But there is one product that I believe every Lomographer should buy.

  • The Lost Holiday

    written by ilkadj on 2012-08-31 in #lifestyle
    The Lost Holiday

    Imagine yourself walking around in Sweden. You walk towards a narrow street and suddenly you stop right next to a dumpster. The place reeks of leftover food, but you just can't help yourself from the suitcase that's just standing there. You open the suitcase and found 22 rolls of undeveloped film. What would you do?

  • Today in History: Princess Diana’s Death Anniversary (1997)

    written by geegraphy on 2012-08-31 in #lifestyle
    Today in History: Princess Diana’s Death Anniversary (1997)

    On this day, 15 years ago, the world mourned as the news broke out that Diana, Princess of Wales had died tragically in a car accident in Paris. Learn more about the People’s Princess, her life, and the events surrounding her untimely death after the jump.

  • Simon Chang's Analogue Photography Journey – Part 1

    written by ccchiii on 2012-08-31 in #lifestyle
    Simon Chang's Analogue Photography Journey – Part 1

    He says: I always believed that photography is not the most important thing. Life is, even more so for the people we treasure.

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  • While Under The Influence of Art

    written by soundfoodaround on 2012-08-31 in #lifestyle
    While Under The Influence of Art

    American artist Bryan Lewis Saunders spent consecutive day-after-day drawing self-portrait, after self-portrait. A bit obsessive? Well, when you hear what experiments Saunders conducted each day to change up the mode and style of his self-portraits a different idea of the word "obsession" will come to mind. And it's one that will blow your mind.

  • What Does Merdeka Day Mean to You, Malaysia?

    written by eva_eva on 2012-08-31 in #lifestyle
    What Does Merdeka Day Mean to You, Malaysia?

    To many, Merdeka Day has become just another public holiday or a day to party. To my mind, the Merdeka month is a fitting time to raise patriotism and a sense of loyalty and pride for the country, especially among the younger generation, although often enough, we let that opportunity slip through our hands.

  • Kinetic Public Art at Brisbane's Airport

    written by ilkadj on 2012-08-31 in #lifestyle
    Kinetic Public Art at Brisbane's Airport

    If you've ever wondered why the streets are so packed near Brisbane's Airport, check out the new art installation that they have on the airport's new Domestic Terminal short-term multi-level car park. You'll definitely want to slow down your car too and take in the magnificent view of the art installation.

  • Crafty Projects: Creating My Holiday Notebook

    written by trychydts on 2012-08-31 in #lifestyle
    Crafty Projects: Creating My Holiday Notebook

    This summer I decided to record my holiday in a creative, analogue way, through a handwritten notebook illustrated with Diana photos.

  • Samsara: A Mind Blowing Film

    written by reminator on 2012-08-30 in #lifestyle
    Samsara: A Mind Blowing Film

    A film that shows the links between humanity and the rest of nature. The powerful images show how our life cycle mirrors the rhythm of our planet. I somehow came across this movie called "Samsara".

  • Beautiful Coffee Cup Art by Cheeming Boey

    written by plasticpopsicle on 2012-08-30 in #lifestyle
    Beautiful Coffee Cup Art by Cheeming Boey

    Before you throw away that used coffee cup in the trash bin, take a look first at the amazing art a Malaysian artist has been making with it. Find out more about the artist and his work after the jump!

  • Lomography through the Anthropologist's Lens: A Project About the Lomography Community

    written by starlight5107 on 2012-08-30 in #lifestyle
    Lomography through the Anthropologist's Lens: A Project About the Lomography Community

    I am an Anthropology student, and I hope to combine my passion for Lomography with my studies to create what will hopefully be one of the best dissertations to hit Goldsmiths College for ages. I have completed the all important cover and title page of my project book, but now, lovely lomographers, I need your help.

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  • Creativity Is A Poem Underwater

    written by heiwa on 2012-08-30 in #lifestyle
    Creativity Is A Poem Underwater

    Underwater photography seems to be a summer time thing. Happiness and excitement oozes from these shots. But after checking out the works of Simon Harsent, the emotions that surface are amazement and an air of mystery.

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  • My Very First Analogue Wedding Experience

    written by dearjme on 2012-08-30 in #lifestyle
    My Very First Analogue Wedding Experience

    Shooting weddings have always been a dream of mine, something I only imagined a lucky few do, not including me. But when I had the spur-of-the-moment opportunity to shoot a friend's cousin's wedding at the beach, I immediately jumped at the chance! Analogue just adds a special touch to this already magical event.

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  • The Rolling Stones Rock and Roll Circus

    written by ilkadj on 2012-08-30 in #lifestyle
    The Rolling Stones Rock and Roll Circus

    Some of you enjoy rock and roll music and some of you enjoy circus performances. But have you ever seen the two combined? If you're a fan of the Rolling Stones, you might have heard about The Rolling Stones Rock and Roll Circus. If you haven't, read on!

  • It's in the Genes

    written by ilkadj on 2012-08-29 in #lifestyle
    It's in the Genes

    The classic beauty Diana F+ was followed by the sweet Diana Mini, proving to the world that this little sister has plenty of style and features to fill big sister's shoes. The family has yet another sweet surprise that will make all of you go ooh and aah.

  • Ask Your Guru: Flashstalker Asks Susielomovitz

    written by mayeemayee on 2012-08-29 in #lifestyle
    Ask Your Guru: Flashstalker Asks Susielomovitz

    We have yet arrived to another week of Lomography queries and curiosities! We just love hearing your questions and giving out "ahh"-induced answers to fancy your analogue senses.

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  • Behind the Scenes of Blockbuster Movies

    written by denisesanjose on 2012-08-29 in #lifestyle
    Behind the Scenes of Blockbuster Movies

    Before you buy your tickets at the box office, before you take a seat in a dimly lit theatre, and before you dig into your bucket of popcorn, check out these rare snaps from the sets of cinema favourites like Jaws, Star Wars, and more! Go back in time with these classics and oldies for Midweek Movies!

  • Dr Grordbort Presents: The Deadliest Game

    written by ilkadj on 2012-08-29 in #lifestyle
    Dr Grordbort Presents: The Deadliest Game

    New Zealand is not just about the Tiki Tours and the Kiwis. They produce great art there too. Check out this short film from the Media Design School in Auckland, New Zealand.

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  • Gifts That Give Back

    written by ilkadj on 2012-08-29 in #lifestyle
    Gifts That Give Back

    From toys to clothes to gadgets and books, we've all received a number of gifts for our birthdays, Christmas, etc. Imagine if instead of spending money for material things, it is used to help the needy? Here's a list of gift ideas that will leave both you and the person you are giving it too feeling great and useful!

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  • Brickfair 2012: LEGO Fans Unite!

    written by 110isnotdead on 2012-08-28 in #lifestyle
    Brickfair 2012: LEGO Fans Unite!

    So you think LEGO is just a kiddie toy, do you? Let me take that idea and put it on its head. Brickfair is a convention of all things LEGO for children and adults alike.

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  • Amazing Overlays: Atlas by Fernando Vicente

    written by geegraphy on 2012-08-28 in #lifestyle
    Amazing Overlays: Atlas by Fernando Vicente

    Spanish illustrator Fernando Vicente gives a whole new meaning to the phrase, “seeing the world with a different eye” by painting different images over existing cartographs and maps.

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