The Lomography Hipshot Showdown: The Best Horizon Views

2013-03-10 7

Lomographers love pleasing their eyes in various ways possible. Be it by looking at fancy toy cameras or by viewing majestic film photographs.

Credits: t0m7

These are amazing ways we all do. But sometimes, nothing beats looking at a very heavenly-like view shot in panoramic.

And in this version of The Lomography Hipshot Showdown we’d love to give thanks to Lomography’s twin panoramic beauties, the Lomography Horizon Perfekt and the Lomography Horizon Kompakt. So yes, we’d love to see the best views captured by your Perfekt or your Kompakt!

Competition details:

  • Only Lomographs qualified for the theme and are shot with the Lomography Horizon Perfekt or Kompakt will be qualified for the rumble.
  • Three winners will be selected and will receive 10 Piggies each. An award will also be pinned in their LomoHomes.
  • Upload limit: Two per user. Remember that Lomographs linked in the comment box aren’t considered as official entries, only those that are found in the Submissions area.
  • Lomograph’s meta data must be completed (camera, film, location & three tags.)

Can’t wait and be amazed from your Lomographs! Good luck! :)

The Horizon Kompakt makes it easy for everyone to shoot fantastic panoramic images. With fixed focus and aperture settings, all you have to do is point and shoot! Get your own Horizon Kompakt now!

The Horizon Perfekt shoots images the length of two standard frames. With full aperture and shutter settings, this premium panoramic camera gives you total control over your shots. Prepare to be blown away by the amazing Horizon Perfekt, available here.

written by mayeemayee on 2013-03-10 #news #community-rumble #horizon #competition #the-lomography-hipshot-showdown #horizon-kompakt #horizon-perfekt

7 Comments

  1. bebopbebop
    bebopbebop ·

    make it available in sprocket rocket please :P

  2. mochilis
    mochilis ·

    Aah, just in time to get my first roll with Horizon Kompakt developed!!

  3. cryboy
    cryboy ·

    I have an Horizon 202, can I partecipate @mayeemayee?!!

  4. pangmark
    pangmark ·

    make it available in sprocket rocket please :P X2

  5. mayeemayee
    mayeemayee ·

    Aww sorry guys, it's strictly for the Perfekt and Kompakt. But soon! :) @bebopbebop @cryboy @pangmark

  6. cryboy
    cryboy ·

    aaaargggghhhh so sad :(( Ok I just tried to send two pics, sorry I don't knew! Ciaoooo

  7. sonya1980
    sonya1980 ·

    ohhhh, waiting for a sprocket competition then!!

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