Brixton would be nothing without the Phoenix Cafe. All are welcome here and everyone is greeted with a smile. Hot cup of tea, no sugar please, toast and marg, bacon well done, avocado, egg and bubble, hp sauce! That’s all you need to know.
Armed with disposable cameras, a number of people affected by homelessness in London trooped out in the streets and captured life from their individual perspectives. That was in July; now, 13 photographs have been selected via public vote and will be featured on the upcoming calendar by Cafe Art, an initiative that "[showcases] artwork created by people affected by homelessness or are socially vulnerable."
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!
What makes an engaging image? What makes a photograph seem more like a memory than just an image? How is it able to make you feel as if you were right there, in that moment, experiencing the scene first hand?
Seeing cool masked photos on the Lomography site made me want to experiment with the Lomo'Instant. Making masks for the Lomo'Instant is slightly different than that for other Lomo cameras, but the steps in this article should make it easy.
We're grateful for the overwhelming support from all our KickStarter backers. For those who were late to the party, we're happy to let you know that the Daguerreotype Achromat 2.9/64 Art Lens is now available for pre-order in the shop! Estimated delivery date slated for January 2017!
Amid all the stark, poignant stories that make up the tragedy of the Titanic was that of young brothers Michel and Edmond. Or, as they were initially more famously known as, Louis and Lola, the "Titanic orphans."
Female to "Male" is a project that documents —through photographs, vocal recordings and other materials— Neilly's personal journey through gender transformation. The intimacy and attention to detail are undeniable, giving the viewer a rare chance to somewhat experience the different steps involved and understand gender identity in a completely different light. The Toronto-based award-winning photographer talks extensively about his project and shares his views on gender transition in this interview.
Jim Marshall was in the forefront of the accidental movement that was Haight-Ashbury. He documented the music revolution from the best angles: up-close with Bob Dylan, Jimi Hendrix, Janis Joplin, and many more icons-in-the-making.
Inspired by the seventies, this young artist makes it seem that such an epoch lives forever in her photographs, perfectly maintaining the spirit of the time which was characterized by a multitude of colours, contrasts and famous disco moves.