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Holiday LomoAmigo: Superlighter

21,000 analogue photos... You think that's an impossible number for one LomoHome to have? Well, that's what you think!

For this man from Italy has been shooting film for more than a decade now, gaining that number of Lomographs is most likely to happen! And hey, it doesn’t hurt that we are very familiar of him.

And as the holidays are about to start, we’d love to know more about him and his plans! Say hello to superlighter, our Holiday LomoAmigo!

Photo by superlighter

Name: Aurelio Laloni
LomoHome: superlighter
Location: Osimo, Italy

Tell us about yourself. What do you do for a living? What are your interests?

I am currently employed in a factory, I work at home as a decorator, and I hand paint stuff. Apart from the arts in general, food and liquor are my main interests in communicating with other people, trying to evolve together in peace and friendship.

How long have you been a Lomographer and how did you find out about the Community?

I discovered Lomography in July of 1997 at the Polverigi Theater Festival where a big LomoWall was built. There I bought my first LOMO LC-A+ and never stopped using it!

What are your plans for the holidays?

No plans for the next holiday but maybe a short trip here in Italy. Hopefully there’s a lot of interesting places in our country!

Any New Year’s resolutions for 2013?

Yes, to don’t forget who I am. :)

If you could recommend one movie and one song to everyone, what would they be?

Fellini’s La Dolce Vita and Que Sera Sera by Doris Day.

Followed by Anarchy in the UK by the Pistols; Sex Pistols of course!

What’s your favourite analogue camera to shoot with? Why?

Everything with a lens and a shutter. Hahaha! But it’s the classic LC-A+! I love this camera because it is light and pocket-able plus it lets me archive always good results, day and night.

What’s the next camera you’d like to get your hands on?

Next camera? I don’t know, really since I’ve collected more than 150 cameras… Oh no, wait a moment! I like to have an Horizon! I need it so bad!

What’s your favourite memory from this year?

A couple of Lomo-meetings in Rome and the endless summer time!

And now for the toughest question – What has been your favorite photo from the past year? Why?

Wow! A really tough question! Not necessarily my favourite but I wanna choose this one:

Photo by superlighter

Why? Because someone said that this photo reveals a lot of the romantics in me!

Any holiday shout-outs or tips for your fellow Lomographers?

Yes, keep your brain in a safe place and let it take a little fresh air from time to time! And don’t follow your cameras but let your cameras follow you.

written by mayeemayee

36 comments

  1. mayeemayee

    mayeemayee

    Hi, @superlighter! Thanks for this interview :)

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  2. superlighter

    superlighter

    @mayeemayee haha I had be drunk when I answered your interview! Lol! Thanx LOMO!

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  3. atria007

    atria007

    @superlighter congrats great interview caro!!! ^.^

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  4. adi_totp

    adi_totp

    great interview :D

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  5. sobetion

    sobetion

    @superlighter Wowwwwww!! nice interview, you'er the best lomographer :D

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  6. moodification

    moodification

    @superlighter: Hey, congrats on the feature! Nice selection of pics!

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  7. saidseni

    saidseni

    @superlighter: Wish Santa gives you an Horizon this X-mas, I bet you would take stunning pictures with one! :)

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  8. vicuna

    vicuna

    @superlighter congrats for the interview!! :)

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  9. superlighter

    superlighter

    @vicuna @saidseni @moodification @sobetion @adi_totp @atria007 Thanx a lot for your kind words and support! @saidseni dreams are stil free :)

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  10. saidseni

    saidseni

    @superlighter: Yes! Dreams are still free! And so, I'll dream LSI will give "the next camera you’d like to get your hands on" to every Holiday LomoAmigo! ;D

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  11. superlighter

    superlighter

    @saidseni hahaha! this is more than a dream, this is Utopia! hahaha..thanx for making me laugh!

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  12. saidseni

    saidseni

    Most welcome, @superlighter! ;D

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  13. stouf

    stouf

    @superlighter Grande Aurelio!!!

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  14. superlighter

    superlighter

    @stouf Merci! wish I'll be great just like you! :-)

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  15. blueskyandhardrock

    blueskyandhardrock

    @superlighter congratulations!

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  16. stouf

    stouf

    @superlighter Ma dai, sei un gigante amico mio!

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  17. ironsymphony

    ironsymphony

    @superlighter mi son dovuto servire del traduttore per leggerti ....ahaaahaha
    Mi fa piacere che ti sia venuto in mente i lomomeeting romani.... :D

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  18. superlighter

    superlighter

    @blueskyandhardrock Thank You! @stouf :-) @ironsymphony scherzi? due giornate indimenticabili! :)

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  19. emilios

    emilios

    Congrats dude!

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  20. superlighter

    superlighter

    hi @emilios thank you! :)

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  21. simonesavo

    simonesavo

    @superlighter wow sei grande ;)

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  22. le_ors

    le_ors

    Aurelio is a living genius.
    I'm grateful with life because I met him this year
    <3

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  23. grindhousegirl

    grindhousegirl

    Amazing article xxx

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  24. goonies

    goonies

    @superlighter Mitico!!

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  25. frau_inga

    frau_inga

    @superlighter Congrats! <3

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  26. superlighter

    superlighter

    @simonesavo grazie! troppo buono :) @le_ors I'm just a man :) Thank U Miss Venezuela! ♥ I miss your smile and your crazy laughs @grindhousegirl oh thanx a lot! @goonies ragà e mo comincio a crederci.. :) ti voglio bene mario!
    @frau_inga BigLomoLove to my fave Paradies film-pusher :)

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  27. dakadev_pui

    dakadev_pui

    Great master!

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  28. ripsta

    ripsta

    hello amigo @superlighter

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  29. minchi

    minchi

    @superlighter vai Aurelio!

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  30. superlighter

    superlighter

    @dakadev_pui thanx a lot my friend! @ripsta hello mate! thanx for the support! @minchi grazie per l'incitamento! :)

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  31. grazie

    grazie

    awesome @superlighter !!!

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  32. superlighter

    superlighter

    @grazie THANK YOU! :)

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  33. robotto_dawad

    robotto_dawad

    congrats!! :D

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  34. emkei

    emkei

    congrats!

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  35. -a-l-b-e-r-t-o-

    -a-l-b-e-r-t-o-

    ottimamente super

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  36. merry

    merry

    right on!

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