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  • Lomography x Nixon Petzval Video

    written by hannah_brown on 2014-08-13 in #lifestyle
    Lomography x Nixon Petzval Video

    Last month, Lomography Gallery Store Soho held an exhibition of photographs taken at the Nixon Surf Challenge in Russia. Free drinks and live music from Swim Mountain overflowed at the opening party. Using the Petzval lens and a star-shaped aperture plate to give a beautifully soft, dreamy effect, the folks at the Soho Gallery Store created a video of the event. Watch this video after the jump.

  • Lomography x We Were Evergreen Rumble

    written by hannah_brown on 2014-05-05 in #competitions
    Lomography x We Were Evergreen Rumble

    Roll up your sleeves and prepare to get your hands dirty because Lomography has teamed up with super cool indie-pop electro band We Were Evergreen to give away 2 tickets to their London Scala show on May 15th and a Pop9 camera. You're just a few clicks away from finding out how to participate.

  • Debbie Carlos Competition Winners

    written by hannah_brown on 2014-05-02 in #news
    Debbie Carlos Competition Winners

    We have looked through all the photo submission for this competition and picked three winners who will all get a signed black-and-white print from photographer Debbie Carlos. He are the winners.

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  • Full Time Sales Assistant Position

    written by hannah_brown on 2014-04-15 in #news
    Full Time Sales Assistant Position

    We are on the look out for a super savvy sales assistant for our East and Soho stores. Do you love Lomography? Do you have sales experience? Then read on and apply....

  • March into Spring with Lomography Chicago!

    written by lomographychicago on 2014-03-01 in #news
    March into Spring with Lomography Chicago!

    It's spring! ... OK it may not feel like spring in Chicago, but it can if you believe! We're pretending the flowers are blooming, and going back to our regular hours (11am -7pm everyday). That's not all! We've got our usual slew of fun workshops planned out for all of you, and our second annual St. Patrick's Day Scavenger Hunt! Can you believe it's been a year since the last one? Since this is round two, we expect everyone to bring their A-game!

  • February Is The Time For Analogue Love in Chicago!

    written by lomographychicago on 2014-01-23 in #news
    February Is The Time For Analogue Love in Chicago!

    February is the time to share love, and take pictures! We've got some great workshops coming up just for our Chicago community. This month we've decided to focus on some essential analogue photography techniques. We want everyone to fall in love with the magic of film photography, just like we have!

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  • Monday Moodboard: It's a Paw-some Life with a Cat

    written by plasticpopsicle on 2013-11-04 in #news
    Monday Moodboard: It's a Paw-some Life with a Cat

    As a happy cat owner for years, I can attest that life with a furry friend is hardly boring and a little bit more bearable. When I came across a photo story and book by Miyoko Ihara about her grandmother Misao and her cat Fukumaru, I couldn't help but say "awwww!"

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  • Making Memories Month in London

    written by lomographysoholondon on 2013-10-08 in #events
    Making Memories Month in London

    This month Lomography UK are celebrating the past. Remember the days when you'd have a special photo album of your favourite moments? Well, now is the time to dig out those albums and remember the good times. Get involved with our #makingmemories month and you could win lots goodies. Pop into our London stores and you'll find even more treats. #makingmemories

  • Postcards from Asia: Vintage Photos of Geisha in 1946 Kyoto

    written by plasticpopsicle on 2013-07-28 in #lifestyle
    Postcards from Asia: Vintage Photos of Geisha in 1946 Kyoto

    Much of what we know about the fascinating world of the geisha, one of Japan's iconic cultural symbols, come from books and sometimes, documentaries and films. So, we invite you to take step back in time and take a look at some photos from Kyoto, the Japanese capital from the olden days and the center of geisha culture.

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  • Interview with Instax Shooters Charlene Epple and Nathan Wyse!

    written by lomographychicago on 2013-05-16 in #lifestyle
    Interview with Instax Shooters Charlene Epple and Nathan Wyse!

    Our two newest and favorite Instax shooters are Charlene Epple and Nathan Wyse. Their trusty camera is their LC-Wide, and they love using their Instant back. Find out more about this shooting duo and check out some cool photos they have already taken with their LC-Wide + Instant back.

  • Spring is Here! April Events, Workshops and Parties at the Lomography Gallery Store San Francisco!

    written by lomographysf on 2013-04-05 in #events
    Spring is Here! April Events, Workshops and Parties at the Lomography Gallery Store San Francisco!

    Spring has finally hit the city, which means we're planning to celebrate pinhole photography day at Dolores Park! If you have a Diana F+, be sure to bring that along for your pinhole photos. We'll also be putting together a studio portrait workshop with the graceful Diana. And in case you didn't know, Lomography is celebrating the first annual film photography day! Our store will be having a party that evening for our gallery featuring various local photographers. Check out the events and come by!

  • Indoors or Outdoors? The Smartphone Film Scanner is Good with Both!

    written by bohlera on 2013-03-15 in #news
    Indoors or Outdoors? The Smartphone Film Scanner is Good with Both!

    With the release of the Smartphone Film Scanner just around the corner, yo might ask yourself if it really can handle all of your analogue shots. What about those indoor shots maybe made with a flash or the cross-processed shots with high contrasts? Fear not, the scanner is up for all these challenges. Convince yourself with a gallery of shots right after the jump!

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  • Happy Holidays: Six Mysterious French Found Film Rolls

    written by sandergroen on 2013-03-14 in #lifestyle
    Happy Holidays: Six Mysterious French Found Film Rolls

    Found film rolls are always exciting, but even more fun when they turn out to be half-a-century old and yield wonderfully nostalgic holiday snapshots from the South of France, featuring cute kids with straw hats.

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  • The Smartphone Film Scanner Loves Black & White Films!

    written by bohlera on 2013-03-11 in #news
    The Smartphone Film Scanner Loves Black & White Films!

    You are excited about the new Smartphone Film Scanner? We are too! Scanning 35mm film has never been this fast and easy. And the cool thing: all kinds of 35mm film are compatible with the scanner. Check out a gallery of cool black and white shots made with the scanner after the jump!

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  • March 2013 Workshop Schedule @ LGS Toronto

    written by lomography-to on 2013-02-22 in #events
    March 2013 Workshop Schedule @ LGS Toronto

    The March 2013 Workshop Schedule is here! Read and discover all the amazing events & workshops hosted at the Lomography Gallery Store Toronto!

  • New Test Scans to Wet Your Appetite for the Smartphone Film Scanner

    written by bohlera on 2013-02-20 in #news
    New Test Scans to Wet Your Appetite for the Smartphone Film Scanner

    Next month will see the official release of our Smartphone film Scanner that received some really nice support on Kickstarter. Before the scanners are shipped to everyone who pledged for it, you can enjoy some more test scans made with the scanner right after the jump!

  • The World's Only Life-Size Walk-In Camera Needs Your Support

    written by bohlera on 2013-02-14 in #news
    The World's Only Life-Size Walk-In Camera Needs Your Support

    Do you enjoy photo booths? How does the idea of a photo booth sound that not only takes a picture of your face but captures your whole body? Well, there is exactly one analogue booth in the world that can do just that and the daughter of its designer is looking for people ready to back her idea of making the life-size photo booth mobile and taking it around the world.

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  • Photowalk with Ned

    written by lomographysf on 2013-01-29 in #news

    Join Ned from the Lomography staff on Sunday, February 17th @1pm for an amazing photo walk through Chinatown. If you didn’t get the chance to join us for the multiple exposures workshop in Chinatown then take advantage of this photo walk! Hidden alley ways and colorful lanterns are awaiting you and your Lomography camera!

  • Workshop: LC-A+ Lovers

    written by lomographyla on 2013-01-23 in #events
    Workshop: LC-A+ Lovers

    The one, the only, the camera that started it all--LC-A+! We’re in love with this rad little Russian camera, and after learning all about the LC-A+ in this beginners workshop, you will be too! Bring your Valentine along to the Lomography Gallery Store Los Angeles and learn something new together!

  • Workshop: Darling Diana F+

    written by lomographyla on 2013-01-23 in #events
    Workshop: Darling Diana F+

    Curl up with our best girl, the Diana F+ and get cozy for the winter. Join us at the Lomography Gallery Store Los Angeles where we will show you all the tips and techniques you’ll ever need to get shooting and keep your medium format love burning strong all winter long!

  • Ian Ruther Converts a Holga into a Wet Plate Camera

    written by soundfoodaround on 2012-12-19 in #news
    Ian Ruther Converts a Holga into a Wet Plate Camera

    Ian Ruhter, Wet Plate photographer and "Alchemist", has done it again! This time, it's not huge metal sheets he's working with in his camera truck but the much lighter Holga camera! After the jump check out this latest feat in his Silver & Light project.

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  • Workshop:LC-A+ Lovers

    written by lomographyla on 2012-12-14 in #events
    Workshop:LC-A+ Lovers

    It’s a new year, so join us at the Lomography Gallery Store Los Angeles and learn something new. Start with the LC-A+, the camera that started it all! This pocket sized photo phenomenon will convert you to an adorer of analogue for life!

  • Workshop:Analog Awakening

    written by lomographyla on 2012-12-14 in #events
    Workshop:Analog Awakening

    Join us at Lomography Gallery Store Los Angeles for an introduction to Lomography; the story and the cameras, through the eyes of two of our favorites: LC-A+, and Diana F+. Learn the fundamentals of photography while swimming through two decades of Lomographic Society International!

  • Lomo Beginnings: Hunting for an LC-A camera in ‘99

    written by digitaljunk on 2012-11-29 in #lifestyle
    Lomo Beginnings: Hunting for an LC-A camera in ‘99

    Imagine that cameras such as the Spinner 360 and the Supersampler didn’t exist; fisheyes and sardines are only ever on sale together at the fish market, in a world without a single Lomo shop. Those were the days of the ‘Lomo Beginnings.’ If you didn’t want to brave a trip to Russia yourself, where could you have gone to buy an LC-A?

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  • Workshop Highlights: Rainy days with the Diana F+ and Lomography LA

    written by lomographyla on 2012-11-28 in #news
    Workshop Highlights: Rainy days with the Diana F+ and Lomography LA

    Nothing like those rainy days in Los Angeles that we rarely ever see! Okay,okay, here at the Lomography Gallery Store LA, we all love the Cali sunshine but we definitely had a great time walking around West Hollywood in the light rain testing our Diana F+!

  • Staff Review Belair X-612 Camera First Hand Report Hong Kong

    written by edwinchau on 2012-11-26 in #reviews
    Staff Review Belair X-612 Camera First Hand Report Hong Kong

    Some feel that the size of Belair X 6-12 is too huge in comparison to other small and light Lomography cameras - that's one way of looking at it. Take into consideration that it can take 6x12 format photos, which is its biggest selling point. It's definitely the first format we shoot upon receiving the Belair X 6-12!

  • Chicago, Come Paint the Town with Light!

    written by lomographychicago on 2012-10-23 in #events
    Chicago, Come Paint the Town with Light!

    Ever wonder how to use that "B" setting on your favorite Lomography camera? Come on in for the Light Painting Bar Crawl at the Lomography Gallery Store in Chicago and find out. Learn how to get the coolest light painting shots!

  • Ghosts, Ghouls and Goblins: A Halloween Workshop!

    written by lgsmanchester on 2012-09-29 in #events
    Ghosts, Ghouls and Goblins: A Halloween Workshop!

    At Lomography Gallery Store Manchester, as the nights draw in and Halloween approaches ghosts and ghouls are getting restless, join us for a Lomographic Ghost hunt around Manchester!

  • LC-A+ and Street Art: A Match Made In Heaven, Round 2!

    written by lgsmanchester on 2012-09-29 in #events
    LC-A+ and Street Art: A Match Made In Heaven, Round 2!

    At Lomography Gallery Store Manchester is another opportunity to get out and snap some street art with the LC-A+, just in case you missed out last month! Starting with our very own LomoWallMCR join us on a tour of Manchester's coolest street art spots!

  • Join our Amigo Nic Tse — from Hong Kong to his recent US Road Trip!

    written by edwinchau on 2012-08-22 in #people #lomoamigos
    Join our Amigo Nic Tse —  from Hong Kong to his recent US Road Trip!

    Not quite the Kindergarten Cop but more like the Dark Knight. Hong Kong's latest LC-Wide LomoAmigo Nic Tse is a Kindergarten teacher by day, and Tattoo artist by night. He's a jack-of-all trades in that he's skilled in everything from running a guesthouse to making music. After the jump, let this man of mystery whisk you away to the US which stunning photos from his latest journey!