Whether in the studio or on the street, portraits are simply perennial part of a photographer’s portfolio.
And while it’s a great help if your subject is a pro in front of a camera, there’s also something beautiful and fascinating about candid portraiture.
But then again, when faced with friendly face and interesting camera — especially one as awesome and good-looking as our Lubitel 166+ — who wouldn’t feel like smiling or posing for a photo?
What could be more fitting for Lomography’s 20th Anniversary than a tantalizing 20% discount on the Lomo LC-A+, Lomo LC-Wide, Lubitel 166+ & Russian deadstock? Offered in both the Online Shop and in Lomography Gallery Stores, you have until November 11th 2012 to celebrate with us and benefit from this exceptional offer.
Canadian photographer Marianna Rothen's square-format photographs of women are not like any other. In a society where either distressed damsels or misses independent are sought after, Marianna contemplates of the complex edges of the femme fatale.
Like any other art form, photography is one of the many outlets people resort to. Whether overcoming depression, mental or emotional illness or simply trying to unwind the mind, many an artist have proven that self-expression is an avenue to conquer obstacles.
There's no other image-making medium like film. After a decade-long break, lomographer Pearl T. Rapalje aka @koduckgirl returns to the analogue territory with a renewed passion. Here, she looks back on her journey in the Lomography community.
Joining our roster of judges for the TEN AND ONE AWARDS is Jimmy Cheng. He is based in London as a wedding and street portrait photographer. Aside from photography, he likes anything outdoor-related: traveling, basketball, and speaking to strangers.
In an age where everyone owns a camera, with the capability to produce photographs, we've become all entitled to partake in the art of photography, whether we're doing it consciously or unaware. And we've all been guilty snapping our smartphones and cameras on delicacies.
From a snippet that aired on CBS Sunday Morning, "Capturing the Moment" is a segment that focused on photojournalist Eddie Adams, who won his Pulitzer in 1969 for his famous image of a Vietcong prisoner about to be executed at a street in Saigon. Other photographers share their inklings as well.