We all know that films started in black and white. Back when coloured films weren’t still available and all we had were grainy monochromatic colours to view fancy moving images.
But having no colour doesn’t mean having no life! These films are a classic and they sure are beautiful! Sometimes, we even prefer black and white films to achieve a certain feel and a certain taste of nostalgia.
One grand prize winner will receive 30 piggies plus an Award while two runner-ups will receive 15 Piggies each.
Film/Camera Type: Movies done only with the LomoKino camera, shot in black and white film.
Submissions must be linked in the comments field below.
It’s a classic competition! Good luck! :)
Enter a new analogue dimension with the LomoKino. Lomography’s own 35mm analogue movie camera allows you to capture action and immortalize your story on film! Shoot 144 frames on any 35mm film and create your own cinematic masterpieces. Want to watch your movie the old-school way? We also offer the LomoKino and LomoKinoscope package!
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