What is a “Selfie”? A selfie is a type of self-portrait photograph, typically taken with a hand-held digital camera or camera phone. Selfies are often associated with social networking. In this campaign the selfies are made with good old analogue cameras.
Lowe South Africa developed a campaign for the Cape Times newspaper last spring in which famous photographs were re-imagined as selfies.
The Cape Times in South Africa ran an award-winning print advertising campaign, with the slogan: “You can’t get any closer to the news. The Cape Times. Know all about it.”
A wartime kiss between a sailor and young woman in Times Square, Manhattan.
Enough said! Sometimes a picture tells more than a thousand words. Enjoy the photos.
1: Winston Churchill, 2: Jackie and John Kennedy, 3: Beyers Naude and Emeritus Desmond Tutu celebrating Tutu’s Nobel Peace Prize
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Side Effects: Cocktail Red Passion This month, I'll be teaching you how to use different techniques to add effects to your photos. BE patient enough and follow these quick tips to find out how I manipulated my film to achieve reddish tones in my photos.
Lomography Holiday Challenge 2014 The sun's already out and summer's officially in! You know what else this means? It's time for this year's Lomography Holiday Challenge at the Lomography Embassies in Portugal!
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