Our love for cameras only comes second to our love of films! This is for our attachment to everything film!
What would our collective love for all things analog be without our precious emulsions? From contrasty black & whites, vivid color negatives, to super saturated slides, films are the bread and butter of our craft. The Film section of the Magazine has provided first hand commentary from the community on what particular effects you can expect from one kind of film to another and has greatly helped Lomographers to choose what they would want to feed their precious cameras! Now we want to hear from you and what film reviews you like best! Head on to the Film Reviews and choose your favorites now and you might get some piggies in the process!
So there are several things you need to do
Write a link to your favorite Film Review in the comments below. Pick carefully though, as you only have one choice!
“Like” as many Film Reviews as you possible can
How can you win?
The Lomographer that earned the most “Likes” in the next week gets 10 Piggies
The Lomographer that got the most comments below gets 10 Piggies
The Lomographer that gave the most “Likes” in the next week gets 10 Piggies
The whole world is somehow in love with everything about Wes Anderson today, and we can't help but fall for it too. Get to know more about one of the most iconic 21st-century filmmakers through this short film, "Un Court Métrage Sur".
A heartache inspired teacher, travel writer, and photographer Andrew Rhodes to drop everything and wander around Europe, taking with him only a backpack -- there wasn't room for much else besides film! Learn how that journey lead Rhodes to create this body of work that's bursting with life.
Her passion for photography stemmed from a deep bond with her father who taught her the ins and outs of operating a film camera. Now, she writes poetry not only with words but also with light. Get to know our featured community newcomer Sabrina (@rebeccared) in this brief interview.
Gabriel H. Sanchez is photo essay editor at BuzzFeed News and part of our TEN AND ONE AWARD judges. His poetic way of talking about photography in this interview not only proves his passion for the medium but most likely makes you want to grab your camera right away and snap your submissions.
This past year Lomography UK sent out some of our cameras and lenses to be tested out by our most prolific community members and instant photography fanatics. Here is a snapshot of what they experienced and a selection of their best images.
UK based blogger, photographer, camera reviewer and all round film enthusiast Hamish Gill is now one of our TEN AND ONE AWARD judges. We talked to him about his obsession for compact film cameras and what inspires him to shoot with film.
A long-time fan of plastic cameras, Argentinean writer and photographer Lorraine Healy is the author of “Tricks With A Plastic Wonder,” a manual for achieving better results with a Holga camera. In this article, Healy describes why she is deeply impressed by the Holga 135BC.
The best films from then and today do not only rely on good scripts and the arcs in storytelling. Visual storytelling is 50% of a film, too, and it's the scene that should say it all. Subjective perspective is one of the approaches to make compelling cinematography.
This is the perfect time to stock up on film, get out your cameras or book yourself onto one of our fab workshops. This month you can choose from our Meet The Artist evening with or Charlie Phillips & our LC-A+ Street Session!
For lomographer Ana Batrićević, shooting on film is a welcome break from her mostly digital work. With her grandfather's camera, she documents the world around her in nostalgic hues, a process that serves as a reminder of her childhood. Get to know our newcomer of the week in this interview.