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  • Lomography X Leuchtturm1917 - A Photo Competition Full of Colors

    written by petit_loir on 2015-10-02 #news
    Lomography X Leuchtturm1917 - A Photo Competition Full of Colors

    The world of Lomography is full of colors, just like the products from Leuchtturm1917. Show us how colorful life can be and get the chance to win great prizes from Leuchtturm1917 and Lomography.

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  • Lomography X Pola-Day - The Winners

    written by petit_loir on 2015-09-25 #news
    Lomography X Pola-Day - The Winners

    September 5th was Pola-Day, the international day of instant photography. To celebrate this special event we held a competition in search of your most beautiful instant photos. The lucky winners have been chosen, and here they are.

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  • The Lomography X TASCHEN City Trip Competition

    written by petit_loir on 2015-09-24 #news
    The Lomography X TASCHEN City Trip Competition

    Do you love to travel and explore new cities? Or do you just enjoy staying in your hometown but you know each and every picturesque spot there is? Share photos that are related to the theme "city trip" and win fantastic prizes from TASCHEN.

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  • Lomography X Crispy Wallet Competition Winners

    written by petit_loir on 2015-09-18 #news
    Lomography X Crispy Wallet Competition Winners

    For this competition, we sought for the best looking photos related to the theme "lightness," from images of something that's light as a feather to pictures that conjure up ideas of dreams and wisps of clouds. The jury has made its decision, and we are proud to present the winners.

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  • Light Magician "Lumenman" Bernhard Rauscher Paints Magic with the Pixelstick

    written by petit_loir on 2015-09-12 #news #people
     Light Magician "Lumenman" Bernhard Rauscher Paints Magic with the Pixelstick

    Bernhard Rauscher's passion for light painting photography is as vibrant as his creations. His light paintings are either craftily executed renditions of things you see in everyday life, or fanciful abstract figures. He uses do-it-yourself devices made from water bottles and tinsel as light painting tools. Part of his collection of magical devices is the Pixelstick, which he talks about in this exclusive interview.

  • Special Friendships: The Lomography X LIFE Competition

    written by petit_loir on 2015-09-10 #news
    Special Friendships: The Lomography X LIFE Competition

    September marks the 60th anniversary of James Dean's death. Dean is remembered not only for his roles in American films, but also for his iconic image associated with teenage rebellion. Filmmaker Anton Corbijn honors James Dean in "LIFE," a new film that showcases the special friendship between the young actor and photographer Dennis Stock who made Dean immortal through his pictures. Take part in our new competition and win movie tickets, James Dean posters, an illustrated book and a Diana F+ camera.

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  • Meet the Heroes of Your Childhood - Pixelstick is All You Need

    written by petit_loir on 2015-09-09 #gear
    Meet the Heroes of Your Childhood - Pixelstick is All You Need

    I have to admit that I'm still quite unexperienced with light painting. Nevertheless, painting with light has always fascinated me and now I got the possibility to create pictures with the Pixelstick!

  • Extraordinary Double Exposures Winner Announcement

    written by petit_loir on 2015-09-04 #news
    Extraordinary Double Exposures Winner Announcement

    The double exposure technique is a creative and extraordinary way of adding an unconventional twist to your images. Not surprisingly, the most extraordinary double exposure images were sent as entries to this competition. The grand winner gets to bring home the photo book "Double Exposures" by Nickolas Muray.

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  • A Sunday on Pfaueninsel ("Peacock Island")

    written by petit_loir on 2015-08-15
    A Sunday on Pfaueninsel ("Peacock Island")

    The Pfaueninsel ("Peacock Island"), also known as "Pearl in the Havel sea," is a world cultural heritage and popular destination for Berliners. Loose peacocks, water buffalos and the magical character of the island were also a reason for me to go and spend one Sunday afternoon there, with my LC-A+ and the LomoChrome Purple film.

  • The Lomography x soulbottles Water Competition Winners Announcement

    written by petit_loir on 2015-08-06 #news
    The Lomography x soulbottles Water Competition Winners Announcement

    The theme for this competition: water. Together with soulbottles, we asked for the best water-themed images from the community and received such captivating images as entries. It's time to announce the lucky winners of unique soulbottles and great prizes from Lomography!

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  • Lomography X Crispy Wallet Lightness Competition

    written by petit_loir on 2015-07-31 #news
    Lomography X Crispy Wallet Lightness Competition

    Whether it embodies something that's light as a feather or dreaming on cloud nine, show us your best analog shots in relation to the theme "lightness" and be rewarded with great products from the creative start-up Crispy Wallet as well as prizes from Lomography.

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  • Extraordinary Double Exposures: Win 'Double Exposure' by Nickolas Muray

    written by petit_loir on 2015-07-17 #news
    Extraordinary Double Exposures: Win 'Double Exposure' by Nickolas Muray

    Experimental, stunningly beautiful, and pleasantly surprising are ways to effectively describe double exposure photography. Have you ever tried this creative technique? If you haven't, it's time to give it a try and share your best double exposed photos for the chance to win a copy of the photobook "Double Exposure" by Nickolas Muray.

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  • Lomography x MELT! Winner Announcement

    written by zonderbar on 2015-07-16 #news
    Lomography x MELT! Winner Announcement

    Together with the people behind MELT! Festival, we asked for your most beautiful festival moments in pictures. It's time to reveal the winner of two festival tickets (including camping) and more Lomography prizes.

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  • Win Tickets for Melt! Festival in Germany

    written by petit_loir on 2015-06-29 #videos #news
    Win Tickets for Melt! Festival in Germany

    There is nothing more refreshing than escaping one's everyday life for to unpack a camping tent and spend a wonderful weekend with friends for a few days during summer. Some of the coolest festivals are calling and there's a special one in Germany that is a must-see in July: Melt! festival. Win two tickets for this spectacular event to be held from July 17 to 19. Show us your most beautiful festival moments.

  • The Lomography x soulbottles Water Competition

    written by petit_loir on 2015-06-26 #news
    The Lomography x soulbottles Water Competition

    Water plays a very important role in everybody's life, especially in the summer. Whether in the swimming pool, at the lake, in a warm summer rain or even in a bottle! Together with the team of soulbottles we want to see your most beautiful photos related to the theme 'water.' The winners will receive stylish bottles from soulbottles and great prizes from Lomography!

  • Swirling in Bokeh: Ines Rehberger Tests the New Petzval Art Lens

    written by zonderbar on 2015-05-06 #people
    Swirling in Bokeh: Ines Rehberger Tests the New Petzval Art Lens

    In spite of being a trained photographer, Ines quit her job and continued with photography only as a hobby. She still finds time to create beautiful, expressive portraits, which she recently did this in her hometown, Brunswick, and transformed the city into a quintessential dream setting with a unique swirly bokeh effect. Her weapon of choice? The New Petzval Art Lens, of course!

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  • Lomography X Das Salz der Erde Competition Winners

    written by petit_loir on 2015-04-27 #news
    Lomography X Das Salz der Erde Competition Winners

    On the occasion of the German DVD release of Wim Wenders' latest documentary, "Das Salz der Erde (The Salt of the Earth)," on April 9, we asked you to send us your best black and white photographs. You have done your best and so making the decision was quite difficult. Read on to find out who will be celebrating with DVDs and piggies!

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  • Adventurous Photography: The Lomography x Stilpirat Competition Winners

    written by petit_loir on 2015-04-23 #news
    Adventurous Photography: The Lomography x Stilpirat Competition Winners

    In his audio book, German Petzval LomoAmigo Steffen Böttcher aka Stilpirat talks about his photographic adventures. What are your greatest lomographic adventures? That's what we wanted to know in this competition. Read on to find out who the winners are!

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  • Lomography X Das Salz der Erde Competition

    written by petit_loir on 2015-04-01 #news
    Lomography X Das Salz der Erde Competition

    On the occasion of the German DVD release of Wim Wenders' latest documentary "Das Salz der Erde" on April 9, we're giving away DVD and Blu-ray copies of it. Learn more about the award-winning documentary film and take part in our new competition. Show us your best black and white photographs!

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  • Adventurous Photography: The Lomography x Stilpirat Competition

    written by petit_loir on 2015-03-20 #news
    Adventurous Photography: The Lomography x Stilpirat Competition

    You are probably already familiar with our German Petzval LomoAmigo Steffen Böttcher, aka Stilpirat. He recently released his very first audio book about his adventures as photographer, "Abenteuer Fotografie," featuring the beautiful Petzval lens on the cover. Through this competition, our German-speaking community gets the chance to win three of his audio books as well as his photo book about Ghana. So what do you need to do? Show us your lomographic adventures!

  • The Lomo LC-A Goes to Berlin

    written by petit_loir on 2015-03-10 #places
    The Lomo LC-A Goes to Berlin

    Berlin is the capital and largest city of Germany. With its 3.5 million residents, it is also the second largest city in the European Union. Berlin has a lot to offer when it comes to culture as there are so many people from many different countries living and working together. Of course, Berlin is also home of Lomography Germany!

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