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  • Online Marketing Intern Needed in Toronto

    2011-07-14 #news
    Online Marketing Intern Needed in Toronto

    Online marketing intern needed! We are looking for a committed, curious, motivated, and organized individual, someone who is willing to test the waters and see if he or she matches the team by interning and working hard for at least 3 months!

  • Celebrate Canada Day Rumble!

    2011-06-22 #news
    Celebrate Canada Day Rumble!

    It's Canada Day up Canada way on July 1st - a day full of fireworks, barbecues and a day off work, so lets celebrate! We want to see shots from Canada wide of people celebrating, enjoying the out doors or whatever else strikes you as being a particularly Canadian activity.

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  • Sunday Workshop: TIFF Bell Lightbox Fellini: Spectacular Obsessions

    2011-06-04 #news
    Sunday Workshop: TIFF Bell Lightbox Fellini: Spectacular Obsessions

    Join the Lomography Gallery Store Toronto on July 17th at TIFF Bell Lightbox's HSBC Gallery to see the new exhibition "Fellini: Spectacular Obsessions". This workshop includes a Diana F+ instructional, tour of the exhibit, time to go out on the streets and shoot like the paparazzi plus one ticket for a Fellini film screening at the TIFF Bell Lightbox courtesy of TIFF

  • Win a LomoPhotopass NXNE June 13th-19th

    2011-05-23 #news
    Win a LomoPhotopass NXNE June 13th-19th

    Win a Lomo LC-A+ Camera and LomoPhotopass to NXNE June 13-19. The winner's mission will be to cover daily goings on of the festival week and report back to Lomography Canada with your shots and experiences of the days. Love music, writing and shooting analogue? Enter now!

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  • Mystery Product Launch PARTY @LGS Toronto!

    2011-05-18 #news
    Mystery Product Launch PARTY @LGS Toronto!

    You've been making guessing, racking your brain, what could it possibly be? Come for the grand unveiling of the mystery camera - sure to be a new legend in the Lomography family!

  • Littering the Sidewalks Rumble Winner Announcement!

    2011-05-11 #news
    Littering the Sidewalks Rumble Winner Announcement!

    After winter must come spring! Well hopefully we are all feeling more like summer now. We asked to see your shots from this muddy, sticky and littered time of year as well as just general clutter. Here are our three winners, congrats all!

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  • LomoPaparazzi Tickets to Buck 65 On Canada Day!

    2011-05-09 #news
    LomoPaparazzi Tickets to Buck 65 On Canada Day!

    LomoPaparazzi strikes again in Toronto! Win two tickets to see Buck 65 perform live on Canada Day. Shoot the whole experience with your brand new Sprocket Rocket Camera then shake hands with the man himself when he performs live at the Lomography Gallery Store Toronto the next day!

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  • Buck 65: 20 Odd Years Rumble

    2011-05-09 #news
    Buck 65: 20 Odd Years Rumble

    Special Rumble courtesy of our friend Buck 65 where the winning submission gets an autographed copy of his latest album 20 Odd Years! Plus you can pick up a voucher code just for the Lomography Community to get a 15% discount on all Buck 65 music when you buy online at http://buck65.rhinorecords.ca!

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  • LomoPaparazzi Toronto Hits Toronto Once Again: Austra and Diana Mini Camera Giveaway

    2011-05-06 #news
    LomoPaparazzi Toronto Hits Toronto Once Again: Austra and Diana Mini Camera Giveaway

    Ever wondered what it would be like to be a paparazzi? Lomography Canada and Miss Jo Vos of Vos Factory have teamed up once more with Exclaim, this time the winner gets a Diana Mini Camera and an awesome night with Austra! Plus some cool swag to boot!

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  • Lomography Gallery Store Toronto is the City’s Store of the Week!

    2011-05-05 #news
    Lomography Gallery Store Toronto is the City’s Store of the Week!

    Toronto’s own news and entertainment weekly publication is always up to date with the latest social, cultural, political, and environmental information. Having said that, they have personally selected the Lomography Gallery Store Toronto as their hot store of the week!

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  • LomoPaparazzi Second Edition Toronto Winner Announcement!

    written by itsbooyeah on 2011-05-04 #news
    LomoPaparazzi Second Edition Toronto Winner Announcement!

    Meet the second LomoPaparazzi winner in Toronto Natalia Buia! See her shots from a night of getting up-close and personal with the Teenage Kicks. Keep on the look out for the next LomoPaparazzi courtesy of Exclaim Magazine Lomography Canada and Jo Vos of Vos Factory.

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  • Pigeons and Powerlines Exhibit: Lomographs shown at the CONTACT Photography Festival 2011

    2011-05-04 #news
    Pigeons and Powerlines Exhibit: Lomographs shown at the CONTACT Photography Festival 2011

    Exhibit for the 2011 Scotiabank CONTACT Photography Festival by Mark Binks was created out the as a way to get inspired by the things one sees in their own surroundings everyday and trying to find something beautiful in the simple things. Shot entirely with Lomography cameras and experimenting with all kinds of different films. The adventure became not just about capturing and image, but in the anticipation of waiting to find out what those images would look like.

  • LomoPresspass Winner Reports on the Final Day of the Alternative Arts & Fashion Week Toronto April 26-29

    written by cawston on 2011-05-03
    LomoPresspass Winner Reports on the Final Day of the Alternative Arts & Fashion Week Toronto April 26-29

    Josh Cawston, winner of LomoPresspass to the Toronto Arts & Fashion Week show us the final day & closing of an amazing week. Josh is a 22 year old fashion and business shooting analogue for the first time! With all the buzz about the royal wedding there were a few royal wedding inspired shows even more interesting than Kate Middleton. Check out Designer Mitra’s collection and more shots from the show.

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  • LomoPresspass Winner Reports on Day Three of the Alternative Arts & Fashion Week Toronto April 26-29

    written by cawston on 2011-05-03
    LomoPresspass Winner Reports on Day Three of the Alternative Arts & Fashion Week Toronto April 26-29

    Josh Cawston, winner of LomoPresspass to the Toronto Arts & Fashion Week show us day three of the event! Josh is a 22 year old fashion and business shooting analogue for the first time! Getting more extravagant and even a slightly bit more avant-garde the festival really picked up steam in the final days! Thanks for shooting it for us Josh!

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  • Meet The Toronto Lomography Pop-Up Collective for the CONTACT Photography Festival

    2011-05-01
    Meet The Toronto Lomography Pop-Up Collective for the CONTACT Photography Festival

    The Toronto Lomography Pop-Up Collective is an alternative, self-trained, experimental group representing the social fabric of Toronto. Coming together for one month they pushed the limits of their creative practice supplied with film and cameras the Diana F+ and Lomo LC-A+. To respond to the Contact 2011 theme, their process included weekly workshops at the Lomography Gallery Store Toronto, individual experimentation and a renegade approach to imagining, committing to and executing a body of work.

  • LomoPresspass Winner Reports on Day Two of the Alternative Arts & Fashion Week Toronto April 26-29

    written by cawston on 2011-04-29
    LomoPresspass Winner Reports on Day Two of the Alternative Arts & Fashion Week Toronto April 26-29

    Josh Cawston, winner of LomoPresspass to the Toronto Arts & Fashion Week show us day two of the event! Josh is a 22 year old fashion and business shooting analogue for the first time! Todays theme Natural Currencies showing designs only using natural and renewable resources that are found within our environment. Keep shooting Josh!

  • LomoPresspass Winner Reports First Shots from the Alternative Arts & Fashion Week Toronto April 26-29

    written by cawston on 2011-04-29
    LomoPresspass Winner Reports First Shots from the Alternative Arts & Fashion Week Toronto April 26-29

    Josh Cawston, winner of LomoPresspass to the Toronto Arts & Fashion Week gives us the first peak at the event! Josh is a 22 year old fashion and business shooting analogue for the first time! Great first effort Josh, we can't wait to see tomorrow's!

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  • The Toronto Lomography Pop-Up Collective for the CONTACT Photography Festival

    2011-04-28 #news
    The Toronto Lomography Pop-Up Collective for the CONTACT Photography Festival

    Now the largest in the world, the CONTACT Photography Festival is soon to take over every available space in Toronto. From subway stations to bars, restaurants and most prominently the Lomography Gallery Store Toronto! Provided by Lomography with film, Lomo LC-A+ and Diana F+ cameras as well as the location to house workshops, the Toronto Lomography Pop-Up Collective was formed with only a month to lovingly create the photos that make up this exciting exhibit.

  • LomoPaparazzi Toronto Strikes Again with the Teenage Kicks!

    2011-04-26 #news
    LomoPaparazzi Toronto Strikes Again with the Teenage Kicks!

    Ever wondered what it would be like to be a paparazzi? Lomography Canada and Miss Jo Vos of Vos Factory have teamed again and gotten our friends at Exclaim involved! Tomorrow you could be shooting Teenage Kicks fresh from their new album release with a bunch a swag to boot!

  • Winner Announcement: LomoPresspass to the Alternative Arts & Fashion Week Toronto April 26-29

    2011-04-26 #news
    Winner Announcement: LomoPresspass to the Alternative Arts & Fashion Week Toronto April 26-29

    Congratulations Josh Cawston, you are the winner of the LomoPresspass to the Toronto Arts & Fashion Week April 26-29. Stay tuned everyone see Josh's coverage of the week with all his all access pass courtesy Lomography Canada and the Toronto Alternative Arts and Fashion Week!

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  • LomoPaparazzi First Edition Toronto Winner Announcement!

    2011-04-26 #news
    LomoPaparazzi First Edition Toronto Winner Announcement!

    Meet Ashley Borlack and see her shots! The first LomoPaparazzi winner to get up-close and personal with Young Rival, try the shooting style of the Lomo LC-A+ and walk away with some cool swag courtesy of Lomography Canada and Jo Vos of Vos Factory.

  • Win a LomoPresspass to the Alternative Arts & Fashion Week Toronto April 26-29

    2011-04-15 #news
    Win a LomoPresspass to the Alternative Arts & Fashion Week Toronto April 26-29

    Win a Lomography Press Pass Toronto Arts & Fashion Week April 26-29 and cover the week with all access on behalf of Lomography Canada courtesy of Toronto Alternative Arts and Fashion Week! This is the competition for any fashion forward, analogue photography lover. Enter now!

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  • Show off Your City With Lomography & Shedoesthecity Winner Announcement

    written by plainjane on 2011-04-15 #news
    Show off Your City With Lomography & Shedoesthecity Winner Announcement

    Lomography Canada & Shedoesthecity.com put a call out looking for three individuals, each one hailing from a different city in Canada: Vancouver, Toronto and Montreal to receive one Diana Mini En Rose to document and show off what their town means to them. Check out who the winners are!

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  • LomoPaparazzi First Edition Toronto!

    2011-04-11 #news
    LomoPaparazzi First Edition Toronto!

    Ever wondered what it would be like to be a paparazzi? Lomography Canada and Miss Jo Vos of Vos Factory have teamed up to offer you the full LomoPaparazzi experience with some of Canada’s coolest upcoming bands! This week you could be shooting Young Rival.

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  • Littering the Sidewalks Rumble!

    2011-04-11 #news
    Littering the Sidewalks Rumble!

    After winter must come spring (and another election if you live in Canada). When the snow subsides and leaves behind, the treasures its been burying, usually garbage. We want to see your shots from this muddy, sticky and littered time of year.

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  • Patio Season (Almost) Rumble Winner Announcement

    2011-04-07 #news
    Patio Season (Almost) Rumble Winner Announcement

    What was a wake up call for Canada turned into an open call to everyone missing the summer sun and dog day afternoons. Thanks for showing us your patio season shots helping us get through the the bumpy spring. Congrats to all the winners!

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  • It's Game On at Lomography Canada Winner Announcement

    written by plainjane on 2011-04-07 #news
    It's Game On at Lomography Canada Winner Announcement

    It was Canada's kickoff Facebook romp just for canuck based Lomographers and the grand prize was a Diana Mini Camera! Public announcement, letting you know who won last time and to stay tuned for another Facebook Giveaway!

  • Canada's Now-and-Then Series: The Maritimes

    written by ashleyaang on 2011-04-04
    Canada's Now-and-Then Series: The Maritimes

    Lomography is taking over Canada, one analogue city at a time! We'll be traveling coast to coast for this series, digging into old photo albums and our online lomographic community as we reminisce the development of our beautiful Canadian cities! We've come this far, and we thought it would be a super cool idea to feature not one, but a whole BUNCH of cities for our final installment. Ladies and gents, welcome to the Maritimes!

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  • Canada's Now-and-Then Series: Whitehorse, Yukon

    written by ashleyaang on 2011-03-25
    Canada's Now-and-Then Series: Whitehorse, Yukon

    Lomography is taking over Canada, one analogue city at a time! We'll be traveling coast to coast for this series, digging into old photo albums and our online lomographic community as we reminisce the development of our beautiful Canadian cities! We're heading up north this time, to Whitehorse, Yukon... Perfect for this last cold blast we've been having!

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  • Patio Season (Almost) Rumble!

    written by plainjane on 2011-03-24 #news
    Patio Season (Almost) Rumble!

    Wake up Canada! Remember the times of knocking off work just a little early to meet your friends for a few pints and a few laughs in the glorious sun? It’s about to be upon us once more and we want to see your patio season shots to get us through the bumpy spring.

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  • Show off Your City With Lomography & Shedoesthecity!

    2011-03-21 #news
    Show off Your City With Lomography & Shedoesthecity!

    Three Winners will be chosen, each one hailing from a different city in Canada: Vancouver, Toronto and Montreal. Each will receive one Diana Mini En Rose to document and show off what their town means to them! Your shots will be featured here and on shedoesthecity.com!

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  • PREVIEW: Blue Hour Thursday @ LGS Toronto Talk by Ian Willms Independent Documentary Photographer

    2011-03-21 #news
    PREVIEW: Blue Hour Thursday @ LGS Toronto Talk by Ian Willms Independent Documentary Photographer

    This Thursdays Blue Hour will feature a talk by independent documentary photographer, freelance photojournalist and a founding member of the Boreal Collective Ian Willms! Award winning photographer known for his "Detroit" project shot with a Holga.

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  • Canada's Now-and-Then Series: Edmonton, Alberta

    written by ashleyaang on 2011-03-21
    Canada's Now-and-Then Series: Edmonton, Alberta

    Lomography is taking over Canada, one analogue city at a time! We'll be traveling coast to coast for this series, digging into old photo albums and our online lomographic community as we reminisce the development of our beautiful Canadian cities! For our third installment, Edmonton takes the spotlight! Let's take a look at this oil city and what photographers and lomographers alike have captured over the years.

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  • Canada's Now-and-Then Series: Winnipeg, Manitoba

    written by ashleyaang on 2011-03-14
    Canada's Now-and-Then Series: Winnipeg, Manitoba

    Lomography is taking over Canada, one analogue city at a time! We'll be traveling coast to coast for this series, digging into old photo albums and our online lomographic community as we reminisce the development of our beautiful Canadian cities! The Prairie city of Winnipeg is on the map this week, and we'll take a look at what film has captured of this beautiful Manitoban city.

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  • Beaver Lake: Ice skating in the heart of Montreal

    written by caromi on 2011-03-07 #places
    Beaver Lake: Ice skating in the heart of Montreal

    One of Montreal's most iconic destinations is Beaver Lake (or as it is known in French, the Lac des Castors). But don't be confused, Beaver Lake isn't just for the tourists- here, you'll see both Montreal natives and visitors ice skating, and perhaps even discover your own love for it, too!

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  • Canada's Now-and-Then Series: Vancouver, British Columbia

    written by ashleyaang on 2011-03-07
    Canada's Now-and-Then Series: Vancouver, British Columbia

    Lomography is taking over Canada, one analogue city at a time! We'll be traveling coast to coast for this series, digging into old photo albums and our online lomographic community as we reminisce the development of our beautiful Canadian cities! This week, we'll look back at Vancouver's analogue roots and how this popular city has developed to what it is today.

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  • Last Days of Free Shipping Canada!

    written by plainjane on 2011-03-02 #news
    Last Days of Free Shipping Canada!

    Free Shipping Reminder for Lomographers in Canada. Until March 3rd all orders of $75 dollar value are shipped free when you enter the voucher code FREE CANADA. Get your Lomography goods and 10 Prophecies of the Analogue Future posters and stickers now!

  • Dark Horse -- The Espresso Bar Wonder

    written by maiitran on 2011-02-24 #places
    Dark Horse -- The Espresso Bar Wonder

    Step aside Starbucks! Anyone who's anyone knows local coffee-shops are the place to go for genuine drinks and feel-good personalization of latte art. With 3 locations allover Toronto, this one article is an example of one's delightful experience in the ambient café on Spadina!

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  • Canada's Online Shop Re-Launch & Free Shipping Week!

    2011-02-24 #news
    Canada's Online Shop Re-Launch & Free Shipping Week!

    Welcome in a new area for Lomography Canada with the re-launch of the online shop! We are commencing the shipment of all of your treasured Lomography analogue delights right here from within Canada and right to your doorstep. What does this mean for you? Well lower shipping rates to begin with, faster shipping times, payment in CND and a week of FREE SHIPPING to boot!

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  • TIFF Bell Lightbox - The Most Happening Place in the World for Cinematic Arts

    written by maiitran on 2011-02-23 #places
    TIFF Bell Lightbox - The Most Happening Place in the World for Cinematic Arts

    Got an edge for film and cinema? Then check out the TIFF Bell Lightbox--Toronto's newest building devoted to the love of creative arts! This eye-candy venue holds exciting events all year long for viewers of all sorts!

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  • Local Orientalism

    written by maiitran on 2011-02-22 #places
    Local Orientalism

    Western civilization is always trying to create its own world within its national boundaries and Canada's very own Toronto is a prime example of that! Toronto's own Chinatown is the place to be if you want an awesome all-in-one cultural experience. Here's a preview of what you can do in this street-long community!

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  • RECAP: Adventures in Pinhole Lomography @ LGS Toronto!

    2011-02-20 #news
    RECAP: Adventures in Pinhole Lomography @ LGS Toronto!

    On last week’s snowy Saturday afternoon, Toronto Lomographers had a chance to take part in some old school photo making. In other words, we got to experiment with pinhole photography!

  • RECAP: See the World Through Rose Coloured Glasses Workshop at LGS Toronto!

    2011-02-18 #news
    RECAP: See the World Through Rose Coloured Glasses Workshop at LGS Toronto!

    Love was in the air this past Saturday in Toronto, and what film would be more appropriate to capture this special emotion than the Lomography Redscale?

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  • For all you Design Kids

    written by ashleyaang on 2011-02-17 #places
    For all you Design Kids

    I had a chance to spend a summer volunteering at the Design Exchange in Toronto. I had no idea this was an internationally known non-profit museum dedicated to all forms of design, but what it does best is represent Canadian design to the rest of the world.

  • Let's go skating at Nathan Philips Square!

    written by ashleyaang on 2011-02-16 #places
    Let's go skating at Nathan Philips Square!

    Best known for its skating rink, Nathan Philips Square is the place for civic activities, special events, or just a place to hang out. Right in front of City Hall, there’s no other place to be than here when you want to feel what it’s like to be in Toronto.

  • Yonge-Dundas Square, the Heart of the City

    written by ashleyaang on 2011-02-16 #places
    Yonge-Dundas Square, the Heart of the City

    Want to be the center of attention? Yonge-Dundas Square is the place to be. It is literally the heart of the city and wouldn’t be mistaken for anything other. Everyone congregates here, no matter what the season. It’s a great place to meet and see friendlies, not-so-friendlies, and the occasional flashmob.

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  • The Toronto Eaton Centre

    written by ashleyaang on 2011-02-15 #places
    The Toronto Eaton Centre

    Everyone goes shopping, whether it be to splurge your most recent paycheck, to take in the latest trends, to do some walking exercise, or just to buy the necessities. Toronto Eaton Centre is the one-stop shop for everything. Seriously.

  • The Young and the Trendy

    written by ashleyaang on 2011-02-15 #places
    The Young and the Trendy

    Just smell that creativity in the air. West Queen West is my go-to place when I’m in need of an artistic revival. Running from Bathurst to Gladstone Avenue, there is plenty to lay your eyes, hands, and taste buds on.

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  • RECAP: Love is in the Air Launch Party @ LGS Toronto

    2011-02-11 #news
    RECAP: Love is in the Air Launch Party @ LGS Toronto

    Thursday night's analogue love-in at the Lomography Gallery Store Toronto shared many traits with our famed Diana cameras: exiting, unpredictable, radiant and, at times, intoxicatingly blurry. Celebrating the launch of our two newest Diana darlings, the Diana F + “Take My Heart” and the Diana Mini “Love is in the Air,” it was the flashiest Valentine's Day party in town – quite literally!

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  • Junior Accountant Position Lomography Canada

    written by plainjane on 2011-02-09 #news
    Junior Accountant Position Lomography Canada

    We are looking for a full time accountant to support Lomography Canada in Toronto. If you think you may be the right person for the job don't hesitate in applying!