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  • Event Highlights: Party Like It's 1999 with Lomography!

    2012-12-01 #news
    Event Highlights: Party Like It's 1999 with Lomography!

    20 years into the analogue future and we're still going strong! We threw a beach side party to celebrate our anniversary, and you know that no one parties like Lomography Gallery Store Santa Monica! With cold drinks, sweets and The Christopher Brothers performing, this was a truly an awesome, analogue adventure!

  • Event Highlights: Lomography Turns 20!

    2012-12-01 #news
    Event Highlights: Lomography Turns 20!

    It's our 20th anniversary, so you know we had to bring the party! We threw a party worthy of the past two decades that will be sure to be talked about for the next two more! Check out the highlights from Lomography Gallery Store Los Angeles' anniversary bash!

  • Live Update #1-Party Like It's 1992 at the Lomography Gallery Store Santa Monica

    2012-12-01 #news
    Live Update #1-Party Like It's 1992 at the Lomography Gallery Store Santa Monica

    It's Lomography's 20th anniversary, and what's better than a party by the beach? Come on down to Lomography Santa Monica! The cupcakes have arrived, the champagne is flowing, and we've got a show by the Christopher Brothers starting in mere minutes!

  • Party With Us Like It's 1999 at the Lomography Gallery Store Santa Monica!

    2012-12-01 #news
    Party With Us Like It's 1999 at the Lomography Gallery Store Santa Monica!

    Come celebrate Lomography's 20th Anniversary by the beach! Here at Lomography Santa Monica, we're celebrating 20 years of Lomography in style! The cupcakes and champagne are here, and we're spinning all your favorite 90's tunes! Come on over!

  • Winter Wonderland Workshops at the Lomography Gallery Store Santa Monica

    2012-11-28 #news
    Winter Wonderland Workshops at the Lomography Gallery Store Santa Monica

    Take a break and de-compress from all that holiday hustle and bustle! Spend a little quality time with your camera here at the Lomography Gallery Store Santa Monica. We'll show you everything you'll need to know to make your photos postacard perfect!

  • Workshop:Fisheye Lomowalk in Santa Monica

    2012-11-27 #news
    Workshop:Fisheye Lomowalk in Santa Monica

    Take a walk with your trusty Fisheye Camera and get in the holiday mood by taking photos for your own personal snow globe. Join us at the Lomography Gallery Store Santa Monica, find a bundled-up family skating at the Promenade ice rink ,and snap away!

  • Workshop:Diana F+ Beginner

    2012-11-27 #news
    Workshop:Diana F+ Beginner

    Whether you are a seasoned pro or just starting out, anytime is the best time to take your trusty Diana F+ out for a stroll. Meet us at the Lomography Gallery Store Santa Monica, and learn tips and tricks, everything from how to load your camera to making fantastic images with the Splitzer.

  • The Lomography Birthday Bash!

    2012-11-05 #news
    The Lomography Birthday Bash!

    Twenty years into the analogue future and we're still going strong! Join us here at Lomography Gallery Store Santa Monica for a night of celebrating all things Lomographic.

  • Special 20th Anniversary Workshops and Events

    2012-11-05 #news
    Special 20th Anniversary Workshops and Events

    It's our birthday and we are celebrating all month long and we want to see you here at Lomography Gallery Store Santa Monica for all the fun and festivities. Come in for an event or stop by to attend a workshop, we have all the fun your analogue heart desires.

  • The Ten Golden Rules of Lomography: A Lomowalk

    2012-11-04 #news
    The Ten Golden Rules of Lomography: A Lomowalk

    The 10 Golden Rules - they're the very essence of Lomography! Learn them all and then apply them on a walk around the promenade! Or kick the rules to the curb! Either way, get ready to throw away your photographic inhibitions. Meet us at Lomography Santa Monica, and learn to see in a whole new way!

  • Lomowalk: Party Like It's 1999

    2012-11-03 #news
    Lomowalk: Party Like It's 1999

    ..or 1998…or 1997…you choose. This month, we celebrate our 20th anniversary and we’re taking the party to the streets. We’ll grab our best birthday hats and props and hit the Santa Monica promenade to take some impromptu party pics. Who said you have to keep the noise down and the party inside? It’s the 90’s, anything goes.

  • Workshop: Back to the Analogue Future With the LC-A+

    2012-11-03 #news
    Workshop: Back to the Analogue Future With the LC-A+

    Travel back in time and meet the one who started it all—the LC-A+! There’s no better way to get know Lomography than to get your hands on this cunning, compact czar of a camera. By the end, you’ll want to start your own analogue movement!

  • Analogue Inspiration with the Three J's!

    2012-11-01 #news
    Analogue Inspiration with the Three J's!

    What inspires you? Do you have a favorite photograph, song, painting? Here at Lomography Gallery Store Santa Monica, we are all inspired by analogue photography of course! That grit, that grain of a film photograph, there's nothing like it! So we interviewed three of our staff members( coincidentally all "J's") Jake, Jordy and Joe, and asked them to each share a favorite analogue photo by another photographer, then share one of their own. Check out the results, do you see any influences?

  • Third Street Promenade Staff Picks

    2012-08-23
    Third Street Promenade Staff Picks

    Are you thinking of visiting Santa Monica and want to know the scoop from an insider's perspective? Maybe you're a local and haven't visited the promenade for a while. Either way, our staff picks will show you the 3rd street promenade through analogue eyes. Lomography Gallery Store Santa Monica staff members present their favorite local spots on the promenade, check it out!

  • Announcing the Winners of the Mini Masterpieces 110 Competition

    2012-08-16 #news
    Announcing the Winners of the Mini Masterpieces 110 Competition

    110 film is back and it's making photography pocket sized and easier than ever before. To celebrate, we created our very own 110 Competiton and asked for images on any subject, from any 110 camera. The sky was the limit ! Check out the winning images after the jump!

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  • Workshop Highlights: Lomojourney to the Old Fashioned Day at the Park

    2012-08-02 #news
    Workshop Highlights: Lomojourney to the Old Fashioned Day at the Park

    Scenic Marina del Rey was a gorgeous backdrop for all the retro happenings at the Old Fashioned Day at the Park. Our classic cameras fit right into the scene as we journeyed back in time from the Lomography Gallery Store Santa Monica to days gone by.

  • World's Smallest Photo Exhibit Opening Party

    2012-08-01 #news
    World's Smallest Photo Exhibit Opening Party

    Pint sized photos for a pint sized store! Check out the winners of our 110 photo competition as we present the world's smallest Lomography show in one of the world's smallest Lomography stores.Don't let the size fool you, we may be small but we pack a punch here at Lomography Gallery Store Santa Monica!

  • Workshop Highlights: Mini Masterpieces with the Fisheye 110 Baby

    2012-08-01 #news
    Workshop Highlights: Mini Masterpieces with the Fisheye 110 Baby

    At Lomography Gallery Store Santa Monica, we inducted the Fisheye Baby with a workshop to remember, keeping it sleek and simple with all Black and White. Led by our senior staff member Sharee, our group (filled with lovely backpackers from Australia and New Zealand) ventured down to Ocean Avenue and captured some 170-degree shots of the beach, the pier, and loads of tourists.

  • Blue Hour British Style

    2012-07-25 #news
    Blue Hour British Style

    This summer, all eyes are on London, and here at Lomography Gallery Store Los Angeles, we are celebrating with a Blue Hour done British style! Come kick back a few pints with us and indulge in some tasty snacks.

  • Mini Masterpieces: a 110 Competition and a Chance to Join Our Exhibition!

    2012-07-24 #news
    Mini Masterpieces: a 110 Competition and a Chance to Join Our Exhibition!

    110 film is back--you know it, you love it, and now it's your chance to show it! We know you've been putting those 110 cameras to good use and we want to see your work! Prizes and a mini-exhibition in our Lomography Gallery Store Santa Monica await the winners, so read on for more details!

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  • Workshop Highlights: Westside Connection Film Swap

    2012-07-13 #news
    Workshop Highlights: Westside Connection Film Swap

    Here at Lomography Gallery Store Santa Monica we teamed up with Lomography Gallery Store West Hollywood for this film swap workshop. Our West Hollywood staff shot some super special rolls of film for us, but before we developed, we asked participants to shoot the second layer! Double exposure goodness and surprises were in store!

  • Workshop: Lomojourney to the Venice Canals

    2012-07-12 #news
    Workshop: Lomojourney to the Venice Canals

    Does summer time have you longing for a trip? No need to go all the way to Europe, our neighboring city of Venice has canals to rival anything Italy has to offer! Meet us here at the Lomography Gallery Store Santa Monica, and we'll take our city's very own Big Blue Bus to get there. What better camera for this seaside sojourn than the La Sardina?

  • Promenade Performances at Third Street Santa Monica

    2012-07-12
    Promenade Performances at Third Street Santa Monica

    We're lucky here at Lomography Gallery Store Santa Monica. We don't need to hit the movie theater, drive to see a show or stand in line to see bands play--we have all the entertainment we could ever need just outside our doorstep. The Third Street Promenade provides an open venue for performers of all talents, and ensures there's never a dull moment. Let us introduce you to some of our favorite local performers.

  • Workshop: Action Adventures With the Actionsampler

    2012-07-11 #news
    Workshop: Action Adventures With the Actionsampler

    Four lenses means four times the fun, and here at Lomography Gallery Store Santa Monica you can bet we’re gonna use those lenses to our analogue advantage. Let’s hit the pier, the beach or the promenade and capture all the vibrant, bustling beach life Santa Monica has to offer.

  • Workshop: Multiple Exposures with Multiple Personalities

    2012-07-11 #news
    Workshop: Multiple Exposures with Multiple Personalities

    The heat has us seeing double and triple! It’s time for some analogue intervention, and here at Lomography Santa Monica we've got just the trick! Choose from the Sprocket Rocket, Diana F+ or La Sardina, all characters known for their ease in capturing multiple exposures over multiple frames. Therapy is now in session!

  • August Workshops and Lomojourneys

    2012-07-10 #news
    August Workshops and Lomojourneys

    It's really heating up out there, and there's no better way to stay cool than to head for the water. Bring your camera along,or borrow one of ours, and learn something new while you take in the waves or the pier. Santa Monica is full of endless shooting opportunities and we want to keep your summertime fun going analogue style! Join us at the Lomography Gallery Store Santa Monica, we're going strong all summer long!

  • Workshop Highlights: Diana Mini Dyptychs

    2012-06-21 #news
    Workshop Highlights: Diana Mini Dyptychs

    Two images per frame spreads twice the Lomographic love. At the Lomography Gallery Store Santa Monica, we hosted a very special Diana Mini workshop focusing on half frame storytelling. The results were double the fun!

  • Miniature Masterpieces with the 110 Fisheye Baby

    2012-06-17 #news
    Miniature Masterpieces with the 110 Fisheye  Baby

    We’re bringing up baby Lomography style and giving her a workshop of her very own here at Lomography Gallery Store Santa Monica. Come welcome our new little bundle of joy and create your own pint sized photos.

  • July Workshops and Lomojourneys

    2012-06-16 #news
    July Workshops and Lomojourneys

    Summer is in full swing, and here at Lomography Gallery Store Santa Monica, we have a full July calendar to help you spend your summer days the analogue way! Whether you'd like to join us on a Lomojourney or would prefer kicking it on the pier, we have workshops to suit! Grab your camera, and meet us at the shop!

  • Adventures in Analogue with Community Member Lucy Eve

    2012-06-16 #news
    Adventures in Analogue with Community Member Lucy Eve

    It’s a crazy analogue world out there! With so many choices, what’s the best film for your camera? Let Lomography Gallery Store Santa Monica guide you through the wacky, wild, wonderful world of film.

  • Lomojourney to the Old Fashioned Day in the Park

    2012-06-16 #news
    Lomojourney to the Old Fashioned Day in the Park

    Nothing says Americana quite like classic cars and motorcycles, and we’re feeling particularly patriotic this July at the Lomography Gallery Store Santa Monica. Join us as we shoot this celebration of eras gone by with a selection of classic cameras.

  • Patriotic Pier Lightpainting

    2012-06-16 #news
    Patriotic Pier Lightpainting

    The 4th may be over, but we’re still creating fireworks of our own here at the Lomography Gallery Store Santa Monica. Meet us at the end of Route 66 for this lightpainting workshop with an American twist.

  • Event Highlights: Fisheye Baby 110 Launch Party

    2012-06-15 #news
    Event Highlights:  Fisheye Baby 110 Launch Party

    Tiny camera, tiny store! What could be more perfect? It's as if the Fisheye 110 Baby camera was designed just for Lomography Gallery Store Santa Monica. To celebrate our new bundle of joy, we threw a launch party of epic proportions! The result was a birthday party for the ages.

  • Fisheye Baby 110 Launch Party Live Update

    2012-06-15 #news
    Fisheye Baby 110 Launch Party Live Update

    Big Party, Small Store! We are proud new parents here at Lomography Santa Monica and the party is on now to welcome home our new little baby! We've crammed a ton of fun into our little corner of the promenade and we want you to come join us!

  • Workshop Highlights: Lomokino Lovers

    2012-06-11 #news #videos
    Workshop Highlights: Lomokino Lovers

    The Lomokino makes creating your own cinematic mini masterpiece easy! The launch of the new Lomokino Mubi edition gave the Lomography Gallery Store Santa Monica the perfect excuse to go shoot! It was lights, camera, action, love as we hit the promenade to film our sunny surroundings!

  • Lomokino Mubi Launch Party Live Update

    2012-05-25 #news
    Lomokino Mubi Launch Party Live Update

    The first bottle of champagne is open and the drinks are flowing! We're giving the Lomokino Mubi edition a red carpet welcome here at the Lomography Gallery Store Santa Monica and we want you to join us!

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  • Highlights: California Dreaming DIY Mask Workshop

    2012-05-11 #news
    Highlights: California Dreaming DIY Mask Workshop

    Using camera masks is an easy way to add even more of a personalized touch to each of your images. In this fun DIY workshop,we created our own Diana F+ masks with a Southern California twist!

  • Special Blue Hour Mystery Product Launch at the Lomography Gallery Store Santa Monica

    2012-04-04 #news
    Special Blue Hour Mystery Product Launch at the Lomography Gallery Store Santa Monica

    Join us for a good old fashioned party and product unveiling! We are celebrating the launch of a truly classic beauty who has traveled through time to bring old school style to our present era. Get dressed in your retro best and come on over to the shop!

  • Photos From the Lomojourney to the Venice Canals With Lomography Gallery Store Santa Monica

    2012-04-04 #news
    Photos From the Lomojourney to the Venice Canals With Lomography Gallery Store Santa Monica

    There's no need to book a trip to Italy, our neighboring city of Venice has canals to rival anything Europe has to offer! On a sunny Southern California day, we ventured to the canals to take in the wildlife and wild architecture! With all that goodness to fit in one frame, we used wide angle La Sardina to take it all in.