I guess it’s safe to say that some things just look way better in black and white. Take these classy-looking photos from the community as a case in point!
Old-timey photographers used them, artsy shooters prefer them and a horde of Lomographers in our community swear by them! Black and white film is always a great alternative when you want to take a break from color photographs. Introducing classy and vintage-looking black and white photos from the community taken using the LC-Wide.
You can still channel your inner Ansel Adams or Robert Capa when you shoot black and white photos! It doesn’t have to be nature photos of epic proportions or shots from the beaches of Normandy, a simple family gathering or street scene shots will do!
Photos in monochrome get a classy and vintage kick with the right amount of playfulness. Pair it up with the Lomo LC-Wide and you can get great subdued tones from the get go. This cool combo will surely make you want to try a roll and switch to monochrome madness!
And get this, if you grab a camera now at our Online Shop, you’ll automatically get 30% off on film purchases! No codes needed! Just head over to the Shop, buy a camera and get a load of film with it to get uber great savings! Get your fill now and even try out Lomography’s very own Lady Grey Black and White Film! I’d say that can make any Lomographer happy.
Everyday a thousand photographs come in the community, all in lieu of the Lomographic aesthetic. Some just shine just above the rest -- and we'd like to commend those Lomographers who took their art beyond and caught everyone's attention. Let's take a look at the most popular snapshots of 2016.
Photographer, videographer and musician Burçin Esin recorded his recent travels with the LC-A +. Continue reading to take a look at the photos that resemble movie scenes in Istanbul, Budapest and Bratislava and to get to know Burçin better.
They say black-and-white is the soulmate of street photography, as it transcends the essence of the photographs in to works of art. Mexico-based photographer Moisés Rodríguez's geometrical urban collection is proof of his monochromatic mastery.
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.
If you dig the hits of artists such as The Rolling Stones, Nick Cave, Nirvana, U2, Depeche Mode, Metallica and LL Cool J, look into some of the Dutch photographer Anton Corbijn's creative catologue of musician portraits here in Lomography.
Traveling and taking photographs go hand in hand. This has never been more true in the case of Stéphane Heinz, or @vicuna in the community, whose unspoken mission is to capture riveting stories and pure emotions on every place he visits.
The TEN AND ONE Annual Lomography Photo Awards is made up of 11 different categories. Through these 11 different categories — 10 unchanging and one modified every year to reflect contemporary global issues — we’re asking to see the world through your eyes and to share your experience as a human on this beautiful, bizarre and bewildering planet. Be mesmerized by these moody black and white photographs that took the top spot in our Monochrome category.
"Around the World in Analogue" is your bite-sized guide to the most amazing travel destinations across the globe, as documented by the members of the Lomography community. Today, we travel to Rio de Janeiro through the moody black and white photographs of lomographer Rhiannon.