Taking a walk down memory lane is infinitely better when you’ve got the great Lomography community walking along with you. It’s time for nostalgia with this exciting treasure find of a rumble!
Lomography’s 20th Birthday is just around the corner, and we’re getting a little nostalgic of how time quickly passed. There’s nothing quite like looking at old photographs and rekindling long forgotten memories. Old photos carry a ton of emotions and endless stories – from stills of your grandpappy in the military, wedding snapshots of your parents, to photos of you playing dress-up when you were a mere lass.
We want you guys to scan these vintage memorabilia, and send them in so that they get their chance at the modern lime light! The most interesting photos we get receive 10 Piggies each – plus an amazing chance to look back into your personal photographic history. Time to dust off those photo albums in your living rooms!
Prizes: 5 winners of 10 Piggies.
Film/Camera Type: Any analogue photo not digitally enhanced or manipulated.
Upload Limit: 10 photos
Minimum Photo Dimensions: Submissions must be at least 768px.
Submissions must be tagged with approximate date taken (1960s, 1970s, etc) to be eligible to win
Meta data must be completed (camera, film, location & 3 tags).
Pssst … we’ll let you in on a secret. Santa Claus got a little too excited for the holiday season and got his dates mixed up! He slid down the chimney with a sack full of Piggy Points* and now you’ve got to act fast. Claim your 10 Piggies and enjoy them in the Online Shop within 10 days … before Santa realizes his blooper!
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