This is my best friend Brad. We went on an adventure to pick out the perfect place for him to propose to his girlfriend. It’s late August with an expired Ektachrome EPP.
Central Park is full of beauty but one of the best spots there is Shakespeare Garden, which is located just right off 79th Street on the West side. The park features a beautiful walk way with Shakespeare’s quotes to guide you along the way. There is also a play house where you can see truly great Shakespeareans put on their best performance.
The garden covers four acres of plants that change according to season. Included among these are plants such as rosemary and pansies, alluded to by Ophelia in Hamlet; thistle, mentioned in the play Much Ado About Nothing, and even a white mulberry tree that is said to have grown from a graft of a tree planted by Shakespeare himself in 1602. To aid you in your quest to identify the various species of plant life located within the space, bronze plaques with corresponding quotations from Shakespeare’s plays have been placed sporadically along the path. The garden is located near the Delacorte Theatre, the site of the annual “Shakespeare in the Park” series held in the summer.
We met our new LomoAmigo Luka Tacon as we danced to the hypnotic beats of his music project Heartbreaker at our Lomo'Instant Wide Launch Party in NYC. Now, the brooklyn-based DJ and electronic music producer is preparing for an epic Lover's Ball at House of Yes with his friends at Might Get Weird, experimenting with the La Sardina and LC-A, and feeling the Latin rhythms of Costa Rica. Read more about his inspirations and analog adventures. As a special bonus, you can listen to his exclusive Heartbreaker set!
With the days getting longer and the weather getting warmer, it's a perfect time to bring out your Lomo LC-Wide for those road trips with friends, adventures at the skate park, and lazy picnics at the park! Those spring scenes are bursting with warm light and captivating colors, the perfect subject for this versatile 35mm camera. Check out some of our favourite spring-themed community shots taken with the Lomo LC-Wide!
This young artist has drawn our attention with breathtaking photographs which give colour to the life around us. He has managed to show a perfect blend of nature and its harmony with people. His portraits tell stories of young people around him and different places he visited.
By far the oddest-looking camera I own, the Electric Eye is an auto-exposure viewfinder camera made by Bell & Howell in the late 1950s. I picked one up online and ended up with another one, that came with a very cool, retro looking carrying case, from my grandfather. It took a little while to try these two out but after running some film I found that this camera is a lot of fun to shoot with.
Berlin-based actor, pro skateboarder and photographer Conrad Bauer has a few tricks up his sleeve. Escaping the grey skies of Germany, he took the Lomo'Instant Wide with him on to the streets of Barcelona and shot some material for an upcoming skate video, what he calls "postcards for myself."
“Around the World in Analogue” is your bite-size guide to the most amazing travel destinations across the globe, as documented by the members of the Lomography community. Today, lomographer Théo Depoix-Tuikalepa from the Lomography France team takes us to Istanbul's maze of streets.