Tag: famous

  • Andy Warhol: Superstar of Photo-booths, Polaroids, and Portraits!

    written by basterda on 2010-07-22 in #lifestyle
    Andy Warhol: Superstar of Photo-booths, Polaroids, and Portraits!

    Campbell's cans, Monroe and Presley, POP ART, silkscreens, The Factory, and Velvet Underground - these are a few things which would undeniably bring Andy Warhol and his greatness to anyone's thoughts. So hey, darling, take a quick flashback into his 15 minutes of fame and witness how dandy Andy Warhol used to be!

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  • Famous Black and White Photos Colorized

    written by nyebe on 2012-01-17 in #news
    Famous Black and White Photos Colorized

    The internet truly is an amazing place. Here's another interesting find - A series of vintage black and white photographs of some of the most iconic people and historical events in the world magically transformed into colored photos. Let's check it out right after the jump.

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  • Photographers Pose With Their Famous Photos

    written by soundfoodaround on 2012-01-24 in #lifestyle
    Photographers Pose With Their Famous Photos

    It's not a question of putting a face to a name but of putting a face to a photo. In 'Behind Photographs', a series by commercial and editorial photographer Tim Mantoani, the photogs behind some of our age's most iconic photographs are the subject, each exposing the individual responsible for images that have, since their publication, been burned into our memory.

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  • Andy Warhol: Unseen Polaroids

    written by soundfoodaround on 2012-02-01 in #news
    Andy Warhol: Unseen Polaroids

    Andy Warhol's famous mini, up-close-and-personal, photographs of icons such as Diana Ross, Dennis Hopper and Bianca Jagger are well know. Today we are taking a look at his lesser, well practically unknown, Polaroids! Another member of the Jagger family is featured in the gallery, shown after the jump, can you guess who?

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  • How to Make Photo Caricatures by Weegee (The Famous!)

    written by photochrom on 2012-04-02 in #gear #tipster
    How to Make Photo Caricatures by Weegee (The Famous!)

    How to accent a prominent feature such as the eyes or jaw in a photo caricature.

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  • Famous Art Remade into Photographs

    written by soundfoodaround on 2012-01-06 in #lifestyle
    Famous Art Remade into Photographs

    Look what we've found! A UK based photo competition asked students to recreate/reinterpret famous works of art in photograph form. It's called 'The Booooooom + Adobe Remake photo project' and took place last year. Though it's over, the submissions galley was astounding, and we just had to share them with you!

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  • Penélope Cruz with a Leica M7

    written by jesushp on 2012-04-15 in #news
    Penélope Cruz with a Leica M7

    Here's Penelope Cruz, one of the most popular international actresses, spotted with a Leica M7. So a sexy pose can always be better when carrying a Leica. These scenes are from an advertising campaign for the movie, "Vicky, Cristina, Barcelona" (Woody Allen 2008). The camera is a Leica Silver M7, and without any doubt, a camera that we all desire.

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  • The Best of LIFE: 1936-1972

    written by soundfoodaround on 2012-03-01 in #lifestyle
    The Best of LIFE: 1936-1972

    Photojournalism at its best. This is the 37-year legacy LIFE Magazine has left us. It's creator, Henry Luce, founder of the other boldly titled magazine, TIME, had a vision that the editorial proved to have achieved. This vision? As stated in his profound mission statement: "To see life...to see the world; to eyewitness great events...to see strange things...the see and be amazed".

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  • Jazz Cafe Camden

    written by neja on 2011-04-10 in #world #locations
    Jazz Cafe Camden

    Ultimate destination for music lovers.

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  • A List on...Lists!

    written by soundfoodaround on 2011-12-20 in #lifestyle
    A List on...Lists!

    These aren't just any old lists. They may be old, but they are famous...their creators are anyway! Song-writers, movie stars, and all those in between, are featured. From grocery lists that may not mean much to the humble beginnings of now hit-songs! In both scrawled, and printed ink, the variety will keep you on your toes!

  • Large Scale Camera Obscuras

    written by soundfoodaround on 2013-01-23 in #lifestyle
    Large Scale Camera Obscuras

    While rolling the dice on Wikipedia I came across a delightful article on the Camera Obscura in San Francisco, overlooking Ocean Beach. It's on the US National Register of Historic Places. This lead me to wonder what other famed large-scale Camera Obscuras, past and present, there were out there...

  • Spotted: Lomography Diana Mini and Fisheye Camera on Australian TV channel ABC!

    written by wangtacular on 2012-11-07 in #news
    Spotted: Lomography Diana Mini and Fisheye Camera on Australian TV channel ABC!

    Like Lomography itself, ABC is a humble Australian television station, sometimes broadcasting far more 'alternative' programs than other more commercial channels. Hence it was only fitting that Lomography would feature in a new program/website feature on ABC called 'Photo Finish'.

  • Famous Lovers Throughout History

    written by soundfoodaround on 2012-02-03 in #lifestyle
    Famous Lovers Throughout History

    We've dared to compile a list of great lovers throughout history. Both celebrities of the modern era, and writers and royalty of those past, our list hopes to get you thinking about how although these famous examples are presented to us as being the most passionate, and exemplary lovers to date, we probably all know 'lovers' who just as impressionable, in our lives!

  • Five Lomographers You Should Know @ Lomography Gallery Store NYC Greenwich Village

    written by lomographynyc on 2011-09-12 in #events
    Five Lomographers You Should Know @ Lomography Gallery Store NYC Greenwich Village

    While Lomography embraces the unknown and the unexpected, there are some noteworthy Lomographers that any “Lomographile” should know about!

  • Urban Adventures in Singapore: Where Nature Meets the City Part 2

    written by wangtacular on 2012-08-09 in #world #locations
    Urban Adventures in Singapore: Where Nature Meets the City Part 2

    In case you missed me last time, I am aiming to show the two sides to Singapore, the luscious green nature in Part 1 and the amazing architecture of the city, which I will explore here in Part 2! What are you waiting for? Dive into this wonderful city!

  • Lomo Amigo Diet and her Photo Exhibition

    written by mrmaart on 2012-09-30 in #news
    Lomo Amigo Diet and her Photo Exhibition

    The moment had finally arrived for our Lomo Amigo Diet. What started out as a joke has resulted in a beautiful exhibition in the Lomography Gallery store in Amsterdam. This of course calls for a celebrating on its opening night.