Diana World Tour Austin: Workshops and Events!


The Diana World Tour will be on display from Thursday, July 19, through Tuesday, September 4, along with a month’s worth of Diana-centric workshops! Check out the complete list of Diana World Tour Workshops and Events HERE!

When: Thursday, July 19 2012; 6:00 – 10:00 pm
What: Exhibition Opening Party!

Catch a glimpse of the world-famous Detrich Collection, feast your eyes on the Vignettes from Deep in the Heart of Texas photo exhibition, and be blown away by the custom Diana clones as created by Austin’s finest. Live entertainment c/o the all analogue Austin Phonograph Company, and an open bar beer tasting c/o Black Star Co-op Pub and Brewery! Free gifts, and delectable snacks await as well, culminating in a night sure to satisfy all your senses and truly kick off the month-long celebration of all things Diana with a bang!

When: Saturday, July 21, 2012; 6:00 – 8:00 pm
What: Diana F+: An Introduction

What is this lovely medium format plastic beauty? What does her dreamy lens have to offer? Find out in this workshop, perfect for your first time with the Diana F+.

When: Wednesday, July 25, 2012; 6:00 – 8:00 pm
What: Pinhole Photography with the Diana F+!

Taking it back a few hundred years, we’re starting at the beginning of photography with experimentation in pinhole image making! Bringing a tripod with you is highly advisable, but not a requirement.

When: Saturday, July 28, 2012; 7:00 – 9:00 pm
What: Special Nighttime Diana F+ workshop with color splashed flashes!

Want your Diana F+ images to be more than just another square? Spice things up with the Diana flash and the rainbow of colored gels at our disposal! This workshop is great for beginners and more experienced Lomographers alike.

When: Wednesday, August 1, 2012; 6:00 – 8:00 pm
What: Shooting with the Diana Mini!

Meet the little sister of the Diana F+! This small 35mm darling will dazzle you with her square and half-frame shooting capabilities. By the end of this workshop, you’ll want scoop up the Mini and shoot forever!

When: Saturday, August 4, 2012; 7:00 – 9:00 pm
What: Diana F+ Accessory Lottery!

Are you thirsty for more plastic magic? We’re going to take our Diana cameras into new territories with our 35 mm back, Splitzer, 110 mm Telephoto, 55 mm Wide Angle, 38 mm Super Wide, 20 mm Fisheye! It’s all luck of the draw, so bring your rabbit’s foot and 4-leaf clover and see what accessory is yours for the day!

When: Wednesday, August 8, 2012; 6:00 – 8:00 pm
What: Multiple exposures with the Diana F+!

We’ll show you how to layer two, three, or even more images on top of one another in an effort to alter reality with your lens using one of the craziest and most popular Lomography tools of the trade!

When: Saturday, August 11, 2012; 12:00 – 2:00 pm
What: DIY Diana – Making your own Camera accessories

Austin is a DIY kind of town, and Lomography is a DIY kind of camera company. Get your hands dirty at one of our stations where you can make custom camera straps, lens caps, and even photo inspired jewelry!

When: Tuesday, September 4, 2012; 6:00 – 8:00 pm
What: Diana World Tour Austin LIVE AUCTION!

We’re going out in style and wrapping up Austin’s Diana World Tour with a live auction to benefit 8 different charities! We’ll have an open bar and a final viewing of the prints (not to mention the collection of custom Diana F+ clones!), and anyone looking to buy a print outright can do so for a hefty donation (to be revealed) for the artists’s chosen benefiting charity.

All workshops are FREE and include an instructional lecture, loaner Diana F+ camera, and one roll of film. Each attendee will also receive a 10% off coupon to use in-store! Please arrive 10 minutes before the workshop is scheduled to begin in order to secure your spot and ensure we begin on time.

Where: Lomography Gallery Store Austin
912 Congress Avenue
Austin, TX 78701
T: (512) 499.8002

Store Hours:
Monday – Thursday: 11 am – 7 pm
Friday – Saturday: 11 am – 9 pm
Sunday: Closed

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The Diana F+ is a new twist on the ‘60s classic cult camera. Famous for its dreamy and soft-focused images, the Diana F+ is now packed with extra features such as panorama and pinhole capabilities. Available in our Online Shop.

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