Our “soon to be” LomoAmigo Bryn Chainey, busy Lomograph and member of staff in the Lomography Gallery Store Berlin, has won the “Berlin Today Award” at the 60th Berlinale Film Festival on February 14th. Yeah!
We don’t wait for celebrities to enter the store. We have one celebrity already among us: Bryn Chainey, Lomograph/director is probably the most creative Australian young director. That’s why the Jury of the 60th Berlinale was crazy for him and awarded him on February 14th with the Berlin Today Award for his first big short film on the large screen: “Jonah and the Vicarious Nature of Homesickness”.
We unroll the red carpet now, buy a classic directors chair and a huge bottle of champagne! The Lomography Gallery Store is celebrating Bryn’s award these days. And soon you will also see Bryn’s lomographs because right before the Berlinale he went to Australia. There his Lomo LC-A experienced the real Australian summer.
Ever since the Diana F+ camera was introduced, we knew it was going to be iconic! People from all different parts of the world were crazy about it and to this moment on beautiful photographs had been made.
The Portland Darkroom will be the new public access go-to in the area when the Newspace Center for Photography recently closed down this July. The core group from the old center though will save the film community through this crowdfunding campaign.
It's just a few nights of sleep away for Halloween, yet Monday continues to drag. This week's no special, but if you're at your wit's end and can't wait for the month-ender celebrations of extravagant horror and garb, start the madness with a zany hat to top it off now.
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.
Photography isn't just about the visuals, technicalities or equipment. To be a photographer, you have to capture the unseen and the abstract. And when you do, you grow one step empathetic. Here we review Lomographs that straight out speak of human emotions.
Community newcomer Jonathan Lovett is obsessed with pinhole photography, resulting to a LomoHome filled with dreamy, softly focused images. Get to know our featured lomographer from Los Angeles, California in this quick chat.
Erhan Baran, who lives in Silivri, used the New LomoChrome Purple Film in his recent portraits. If you are curious about his photos, that were mainly taken in green areas and his comments, keep reading!