The New Year is upon us! It’s time to start off with a clean slate and purge all the bad vibes from the previous year, wouldn’t you agree?
As we count down the end of the year, we can’t help but feel hopeful and optimistic for 2012! The New Year presents a clean slate, a way for us to let go of the past, and usher in the new. Simply put, the New Year presents us with a fresh start. For this rumble, the challenge we pose to you is to show your photos that best represent a fresh start. Share it with us!
Task: Submit photos which convey the idea of a fresh start – 5 photo submission limit
Prize: 15 piggies for winner, 5 piggies for 2 runners-up
Leah Frances' photo project American Squares is capturing vibrant vintage vibes throughout the US and recently made it into the New York Times Style Magazine's list "Five To Follow". We sent Leah one of our first Diana Instant Square camera to – for some instant 1960s squares.
Have you ever imagined what it feels like to shoot with a 100-year-old camera? In the past four months, I have been shooting hundreds of photos with a Contessa Nettel Tessco. I don't know when was the last time its previous owner shot pictures with it. Perhaps 20 to 30 years ago?
If you want to take your creative, analogue experience to the next level why not try starting up a film swap project. You'll get to work with other budding photographers in revealing something totally unique and one-off. This article gives you some tips on getting it right the first time.
Everyone’s always telling you to shoot with the light source behind you, to position your subject in front of a strong glow in order to emphasize texture and form. Now’s the time to defy that rule completely. Swivel round 180 degrees and tackle that light source head on cos’ it's time to start snapping some seriously insane Silhouettes with the LC-A 120!
February dawns on us, bringing love with it. The days remain cold outside, but slightly warmer within as it's the month of love. If the year kicked off harder than expected, or if your Mondays haven't been turning out too eventful as you wished, always remember you're not alone.
Garrett is a Canadian born photographer who has been working in Hong Kong for 4 years. As a proud owner of an LC-A, an LC-A+ and an LC-Wide, we naturally wanted to see some of his shots, so he's kindly agreed to share some of his finest work with us. Let's take a look!
March is Women's History Month and we want to take a closer look at the wonderful women behind cameras all over the country. New York-based photographer and LomoAmigo Eva Zar shares a selection of her latest project "Femme" with us.
Aside from browsing through beautiful photographs and reading interesting articles, hanging out in the shoutbox is another worthwhile activity to do in the community. Not only will you get updated on the latest in photography, you’ll also have a chance to share ideas, tips, and stories with fellow shutterbugs across the globe. The shoutbox is always brimming with entertaining conversation and it's all because of these Lomographers.
March is Women's History Month and we want to take a closer look at the wonderful women behind cameras all over the country. LomoAmigo Mirella Cardoso talked to us about how she found herself in her own photographs when she started taking self-portraits.