Tag: 70s

  • Eric Staller and the Dance of Photography and Lights

    written by geegraphy on 2012-09-20 in #lifestyle
    Eric Staller and the Dance of Photography and Lights

    Back in the 70s, the streets of New York at night become a playground for artist Eric Staller. His toys? A film camera, some sparklers, and Christmas lights.

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  • Minolta XG-1(n) SLR - A Fast-Firing Street Shooter

    written by lokified on 2013-06-27 in #reviews
    Minolta XG-1(n) SLR - A Fast-Firing Street Shooter

    A junk shop find yields a well-rounded 35-year-old SLR model and some other surprises.

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  • Lomography Time Warp: The 70s

    written by webo29 on 2012-10-17 in #lifestyle
    Lomography Time Warp: The 70s

    We’ve pushed the time travel button again Lomographers! And this time we’ve landed in the decade of bellbottoms and disco-divas! Yes, that’s right, we’ve hit the 70s!

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  • Photo Stories: Portraits of Marie and Tim, 1977 by herbert-4

    written by Jill Tan Radovan on 2014-03-23 in #people #lifestyle
    Photo Stories: Portraits of Marie and Tim, 1977 by herbert-4

    As one of our most seasoned community members, herbert-4's collection of photos spans over decades of experience in film photography. Many of his albums contain images that we could only dream of capturing, from a time and generation that not many of us had the chance to be part of. Not surprisingly, each photo is entitled to its own story, and herbert-4 shares the story behind this one after the jump.

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  • Hop On The Love Bus!

    written by denisesanjose on 2013-02-14 in #news
    Hop On The Love Bus!

    Back in the 1970's, big blue buses with pastel hearts painted all over them ruled the roads of Metro Manila, Philippines. The Love Bus was a favorite of retro Manileños because of its systematic route, subsidized fare, and super sweet design. Caution to the reckless: "The Love Bus will not stop for you; you have to run after them."

  • 70s Bistro: Where You Can Be Who You Are

    written by renenob on 2011-03-21 in #world #locations
    70s Bistro: Where You Can Be Who You Are

    For many years, local pubs and music joints have come and gone. A few have survived the changing times and standing head above shoulders amongst them all is the place where you can be who you are: 70s Bistro.

  • Models from the 1970's

    written by denisesanjose on 2012-10-22 in #lifestyle
    Models from the 1970's

    Lomography is travelling through time this week so we thought we'd share some more vintage treasures from the timewarp! Check out these groovy and glamorous model portraits from the '70s shot on medium format film and the photo quality still holds up decades later. Get similar shots with the new Belair X 6-12!

  • Table for Two: Ogopogo in Arab Street

    written by uncle_jay on 2013-02-28 in #world #locations
    Table for Two: Ogopogo in Arab Street

    It’s not exactly the best kept secret among Singapore’s yuppie crowd, but this is a great place for analogue lovers to share a meal – be it for a special day or whatever the reason.

  • Humans on the Horizon

    written by soundfoodaround on 2012-01-12 in #lifestyle
    Humans on the Horizon

    The series is called 'Mimesis', by Barbara & Michael Leisgen, and was created between 1972-1973. The duo are proponents of 'Land art'. The idea is that the 'human will' frames photographs, and the series does well to presents this worldview.

  • How to Be a Disco Diva

    written by denisesanjose on 2013-01-13 in #news
    How to Be a Disco Diva

    Can you dance, jive, and/or have the time of your life? If you've got two left feet, let this vintage instructional teach you how to slay it on the dance floor with killer moves like The Mashed Potato, The Bug, and The Hitchhiker. You'll be boogie-ing along to John Travolta's sweet steps in no time!

  • Paramount Pictures in the '70s

    written by denisesanjose on 2012-05-09 in #news
    Paramount Pictures in the '70s

    The 65th Cannes Film Festival will be taking place next week and we're getting all hyped up on cinema and Hollywood news in anticipation. Here are some vintage behind-the-scenes photos of Paramount Pictures, in celebration of its 100 movie-making years.