Fisheye Rumble in the Pond Chapter 32: The Lomographers say: ”We have a freaked-out vision like Sheila – but completely drug-free and sober!”

Creative individuals talk about their love for Lomography and of course, the Fisheye!

Damon Armstrong
37, freelance photographer
Tokyo, Japan

My mother was a beauty queen and I’ve never seen my Dad, so I was raised a trust-fund baby, which allowed me to do anything and everything that I want (for bad and for worse). Recently, I have been stuck for the last 20 years as an 80’s rock n’ roll child. I now live in Tokyo – taking pictures of DJs and rock bands for fun. My friends are jealous, but I wouldn’t recommend the lifestyle.
Favorite Fisheye feature: The lens, baby! Everything below, above and around you is at the mercy of your creativity.
Expert technique: The combination of the fisheye lens, the fisheye flash with a colored gel filter of your choice stuck in front, some creativity, and cross-processed slide film can often lead to the photographic bounds of reality being s-t-r-e-t-c-h-e-d!
What the hell is Lomography? Wicked Respect!
Message: A message to the yet-to-be Lomographer browsing this book by chance at a friend’s house while waiting for him and her to get ready: “Borrow” the book, buy a Fisheye camera, study the shots, replicate them, find your own style, push that, then enjoy one of the funniest and coolest cameras ever. Don’t forget to scare your grandma. Respect!

“Rumble in the Pond” is a 368-page hardcover book bursting with 170-degree Fisheye madness. Inside your will find exclusive tips and tricks, Lomographer profiles & interviews, an informative history of Fisheye lenses and goldfish breeding, and several hundred eye-popping barrel-distorted fisheye images. Get your own ""Rumble in the Pond"== Fisheye Book==": now!

written by ungrumpy on 2012-01-06 #library #lomography #fisheye #rumble-in-the-pond #photobooks

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