The metropolitan area of Wan Chai may as well be known as a notorious red light district where sex and vices go crazy in evenings. Known for its nightlife, the area was a famous spot for US sailors and servicemen of the Vietnam War.
The young Spanish photographer Coco Capitán made her breakthrough by incorporating her handwriting in her photography, forming a diaristic oeuvre. Now famous, she collaborates with fashion houses to do the same with her endeavor in filmmaking.
Fiona Burrage lives in a beautiful house in Norfolk and runs her own lifestyle blog, aptly called Nor–Folk. We loved her minimalist photography style and asked her to test out the Lomo'Instant Automat.
Danish filmmaker Nicolas Winding Refn became prominent to the cinematic art house in his film "Pusher", then to critical success with "Drive". Refn's been known for his brutal and gritty style. There's no romance, even in camera movement, but has always been fashionable.
The German actress Marlene Dietrich was a popular icon who continued to reinvent herself. Worked both as actress and singer, Dietrich was noted for her humanitarian efforts in the war as she housed German and French exiles, providing financial support and advocating their US citizenship.
Noble Spell, a film photographer and videographer based in New York City, sits down with Lomography NYC community member Rainer Turim to chat about why meaning in art is integral and the importance of expanding one's knowledge and skills as an artist.