Come visit a spray painter’s heaven just outside NYC.
Step on board the Number 7 Train and head to Court Square in Queens to access one of New York’s preeminent graffiti venues, 5Pointz (45-46 Davis St, Long Island City, NY).
5Pointz is a massive abandoned warehouse which has been covered in authorized graffiti. The checkered facade offers the perfect canvas for artists to display their skills on this massive urban canvas.
I went to 5Pointz on a weekend and when I arrived, there was a tour going on. I don’t know the details of the times for this but it was great opportunity to hear about the colorful history of the place. There was also an indoor gallery, however I did not check this out when I was there.
The site is commonly used for photo shoots and provides the perfect backdrop for busting out your Lomo cameras and the colors provide a feast for x-processed films.
And the best part is, it is free to walk around. Definitely worth a visit if you have some spare time and the MoMA PS1 gallery is over the road as well if you need an additional art fix.
Early sunsets, the air is finally cooler and the leaves will change colors soon -- fall is upon us! Lomography Gallery Store NYC, located in the heart of Greenwich Village, kicks off the month of October with a series of exciting workshop and events. Come join us!
Summertime in the city means finding cool ways to beat the heat! Don't miss our exciting roundup of events in August including a Double Exposure workshop, an exciting scavenger hunt around the city with Hypeist, and several exciting gallery shows. See you there!
We constantly search far and wide, meticulously seek out, hunt down, and hand-pick some of the most experimental and alternative gear out there - and we've now gathered them all in one easy to browse shop category, ready for the picking! In the Lomo-Bazaar, you canalso be part of our process of collecting fresh new products, rare treasures, and crowd-funded creations to sell on the shop - after all, they’re all for you! Get in touch with us to share your suggestions for amazing gear - go on, we’re all ears!
Swedish folk duo Flora Cash joined us at the Lomography Gallery Store in NYC Wednesday, March 2 for an intimate, heartfelt performance. See their Lomo'Instant Wide photos, hear about the joy of making music as a couple, and see them preform their song "Old School Japan" completely unplugged!
Last week at Lomography NYC, we were lucky to have Emily Murphy of the garden design blog Pass the Pistil visit us for a special workshop. She talked abut how gardening is a different kind of analogue, and not that different from photography. Learn more here!
Thailand is probably on everybody's bucket list. The country is just a too desirable destination with its delicious street food, Indiana Jones’s-like ancient ruins, picture perfect heavenly beaches, opulent temples and laid back hippie atmosphere. Follow Andrejrusskovskij's steps in his travel log.
The Brazilian Artist Misha Assis is an expert when it comes to the Petzval 85 Art Lens. A visit to his LomoHome will show what we mean. Here he tells us a little about himself and about his love for the Petzval 85 Art Lens.
Lennart Normann's first encounter with Lomography happened during a curiosity-fueled trip to a local gallery store. This quick visit introduced him to a creative, colorful, and crazy analogue movement he never knew existed. Five years since, he's now ready to share his dreamy and minimalist photographs to the rest of the community.
Last summer we were lucky to visit 4 cities in 3 different countries, just within a few days. This was reason enough to give my very first LomoChrome Turquoise a try. Afterwards I was astonished by the absolutely unexpected colors of the shots.
Everyday a thousand photographs come in the community, all in lieu of the Lomographic aesthetic. Some just shine just above the rest -- and we'd like to commend those Lomographers who took their art beyond and caught everyone's attention. Let's take a look at the most popular snapshots of 2016.
Lomographer Sungryong Cho has an eye for capturing the poetry in ordinary circumstances and translating them into soulful photographs. Get to know our featured community newcomer from South Korea in this interview.