We’ve all had our problems regarding self consciousness during one of our portrait sessions. Photographer Tamara Lackey talks about how not to fear it but to embrace it instead!
It is unavoidable to experience discomfort while on a portrait sitting, be it your subject or you yourself. It’s natural. Portrait photographer Tamara Lackey, in this extremely informative video, talks about how to straddle the fine line between self-consciousness and self-awareness as far as shooting is concerned. She gives entertaining and educational examples of the social and technical intricacies of portrait photography. Although the video might seem a tad long, the lessons she imparts are well worth the price of admission.
Hollie Fernando is a one-of-a-kind photographer who always wanted to help people embrace their own skin and feel good about themselves. With her inspiring work she is motivating women all over the world to love their own bodies and feel confident and beautiful.
Lomography NYC caught up with one of our favorite pairs of photographers, Kristen and Matt of the interdisciplinary visual storytelling platform Hello America to ask them about some absolutely stunning photographs shot on their recent adventure to Thailand. Talk about inspiring some wanderlust!
Why do you shoot film and how do you keep it alive? Analog, a series on YouTube, profiled five photographers to ask these questions. Each video clocks in only under five minutes, but they are all beautifully shot and inspiring.
It is amazing how photography now allows people to travel without moving from the seats, but Germany-based film photographer Johannese Huwe is all about the tangent and analogue as he shares his fresh adventure to the Antarctic with his medium format camera.
The 1970's was the decade of the Greenpeace and revolution -- anti-war insurgencies, anti-Vietnam war protests, and pro-environment movements were rampant across the world. But for the youth in Vancouver, 1970's was a turning point.
We constantly search far and wide, meticulously seek out, hunt down, and hand-pick some of the most experimental and alternative gear out there - and we've now gathered them all in one easy to browse shop category, ready for the picking! In the Lomo-Bazaar, you canalso be part of our process of collecting fresh new products, rare treasures, and crowd-funded creations to sell on the shop - after all, they’re all for you! Get in touch with us to share your suggestions for amazing gear - go on, we’re all ears!
Traditional notions of masculinity have been thrown out of the window. In the photography of English portraitist Joseph Barrett, it is high time for the world to start looking at people without pre-judging eyes.