Another instalment of the Lomography and L.A. TACO collaboration, Taco de Lomography, is out! This time, it’s by photographer Jasmine Safaeian. Check out some of her fun and energetic shots after the jump!
Armed with an LC-A and a Fritz the Blitz flash, Los Angeles-based photographer Jasmine Safaeian captured LA’s underground dance scene in a series of photos that’s sure to get your blood pumping and your feet moving!
She’s also managed to take shots of some of the hottest up-and-coming DJs in LA including Shlohmo, Jerome LOL, RL Grime, and the rapper Kreayshawn.
Cool and fresh, just the way we like it. You can view the whole gallery here.
What do you guys think?
L.A. TACO and Lomography are pleased to present the return of the Taco de Lomography series, wherein some of our favorite photographers take a Lomography LC-A camera out into the wilds of Los Angeles to capture the Taco Lifestyle on film.
We’re fizzing with excitement to introduce our latest Kickstarter project: the Lomo’Instant Square. We’re talking about the world’s first analogue camera to produce square-format Instax pictures. It features a 95mm glass lens for super sharp photos, an advanced automatic mode that takes care of exposure, all of Lomography’s signature creative features — and a compact, foldable design. The Lomo’Instant Square has launched on Kickstarter. Come join the fun and back us on Kickstarter now to save up to 35% on the planned retail price, and scoop all sorts of extra treats. Be sure to snatch up the deals before they run out. Be there and be square!
By far the oddest-looking camera I own, the Electric Eye is an auto-exposure viewfinder camera made by Bell & Howell in the late 1950s. I picked one up online and ended up with another one, that came with a very cool, retro looking carrying case, from my grandfather. It took a little while to try these two out but after running some film I found that this camera is a lot of fun to shoot with.
Move over, Spielberg, Tarkovsky, Nolan, Tarantino, Kubrick. It's high time to shed some light on the obscured story of the female filmmaker. This is "her" story, narrated and directed by the inspired Kelly Gallagher.
Mysterious young photographer and music composer Ken aka "Ken_Youth of Tokyo " shot some portraits with our Petzval 58 Lens. Check out the photos that he took and get to know more about him in this interview.
Photographer and art director Luca-Mercedes Stemer is one of the founders of HONEST., a magazine dedicated to preserving the tangible aspect of film photography. In this interview, she looks back on her early days as a young photographer and dishes out some tips on how to make it in the industry.
Solène Ballesta is a Parisian photographer who started photography at 15 years old. This talented photographer was awarded in 2014 by the special mention of the young fashion photography Picto Awards. In her shots, Solène drives us to an enchanted world. For this series, she used the Daguerreotype Achromat Art Lens and she's telling us the story of a woman who is waiting for someone or something in her small theater and who decides to venture to the morning mist. “It is the uncertainty that charms one. A mist makes things wonderful.” said Oscar Wilde.
This year, the Lomography NYC community celebrated Film Photography Day by joining forces with portraiture collective Pursuit of Portraits to create Pursuit of Film, a film-only shoot which drew nearly 250 photographers to create analog masterpieces. Check out some of the resulting photographs here!
For the "Cinematic Images" competition, Lomography and the Indie Street Film Festival called to see some of the most unique photographs, balanced between cinema and still photographic styles, using elements of classic and contemporary cinema. Let's check out the winners!
This collaborative series by photographer Michel Delsol and journalist Haruku Shinozaki explores the complicated history and relationship of diverse sexuality in the renowned Japanese conformist society.
Marine Toux is a young French photographer whose work we showcased on Lomography magazine. After 3 years studying photography, Marine decided to work exclusively with analog cameras. Check out this new series featuring the Neptune Convertible Lens System,
The Floating Piers was a years-long installation that once graced Iseo Lake in Italy. As dismantling of the site-specific installation commences, photographer Mara Palena recalls her visit to the Piers and discuss some of her inklings on traveling and photography.