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Special Feature: LomoPeople Callout

Think about it. What makes us pick up our camera on the way out the door? It´s because we may see something interesting out there isn’t it? The world is full of passing strangers doing weird and wonderful things as well as the friends and family we share our life with.

photo by yaybeagleia

In fact, if you pause on this thought a little longer, you might start to wonder, where would Lomogrpahers be without the people we shoot? For some, maybe it’s a boyfriend we force into shots, for others, a friend that simply has to get used to being caught off guard by the click of a shutter every time they turn around (sound familiar?)

Then join us in celebrating LomoPeople! A new series now open for community submissions! Submit to the Analogue Lifestyle Section one prorate shot of a person you know and find to be interesting or inspiring and then tell the community why! The floor is wide open and we all know the Lomography community loves to meet new people.

Meet some former LomoPeople: Kris, Travis Meadore and David Mushegain

Submission Guidelines:

  • Please use the title LomoPeople: NAME (of the person you are featuring)
  • One analogue prorate shot of single person
  • Minimum Photo Dimensions: Submissions must be at least 768px in either width or height.
  • Minimum 50 words 200 words max
  • Accepted Submission get 10 Piggy Points!

written by cruzron


  1. mephisto19


    i do know some lomopeople!

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  2. reneg88


    so if i get this straight... this is about the people who inspire us? even if it's not about their photos and mostly about why they inspire us?

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  3. plainjane


    @reneg88 you got it Exactly Right! Hit the nail on the head as they say =)

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  4. copefan


    flippin' cool idea!

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  5. eskimofriend


    love the idea :)
    but only one single picture??

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  6. plainjane


    @eskimofriend just one single prorate picture

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  7. atreyuthechild


    what is a prorate picture?

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  8. plainjane


    @atreyuthechild - ha sorry, that's portrait shot - "representation of a person, in which the face and its expression is predominant. The intent is to display the likeness, personality, and even the mood of the person"

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  9. atreyuthechild


    Aaah ok, I know portrait, everything makes more sense now :D haha

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  10. cruzron


    @atreyuthechild - try to send some!

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  11. saidseni


    Does it have to be only one portrait or can it be more than 1?

    over 3 years ago · report as spam
  12. saidseni


    Is this still on with the 10m piggy points?

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