The Easter Weekend is approaching and for most of us that means four days off! Spring is here in the UK which means the sun is out and the flowers are in bloom. This is the perfect time to get out your cameras, dust off that special roll of slide film that you’ve been saving and get outside! Read on for some Easter events happening in your area and some tips on getting great Easter shots!
On Sat 19th April is Record Store Day. All the independent record stores around the world will be selling limited edition vinyl releases and having in store parties and live music. Grab your LCA+ and a roll of colour film and capture all the action throughout the day.
The Southbank Center is a great place to wander around on a sunny holiday. It sits right on the Thames and includes bars, shops, galleries cafes and the famous Royal Festival Hall. Take along a Sprocket Rocket or an LCA Wide and you’ll be guaranteed beautiful dramatic shots.
Hampstead Heath is a huge park situated in a leafy part of North London. It has amazing views of London and lots of plant life and trees to snap. We recommend getting a Diana F+ with the Close-Up lens and some slide film for beautiful dreamy summer shots.
Don’t forget to capture your journey too, you can get some excellent shots of Battersea Power Station or a nice tube sign on your way there!
Tristan Aitchison is a filmmaker and photographer based in the UK. He took the LC-Wide out on a 500 mile journey across the most northern parts of the Scottish Highlands, famously named the North Coast 500. Join him as he discovers the hills, beaches and landscapes of this sparse and beautiful area.
You may already know Kamila K Stanley, young photographer and vivid globe-trotter. Always on the move, on the verge of a new adventure, Kamila spent some days in Paris during that spring time filled with soft light and acidulous colors. She took the newest Neptune Convertible Art Lens System with her, and this is the result.
Known for photographing American subcultures and communities hostile to outsiders, American photographer Bruce Davidson's focus on the young, teenage gangs of the melting pot city is nostalgia to the then-dangerous, mean streets for New Yorkers.
Emily Moya is a UK based photographer who used to be part of the Lomography France team. We lent her the Lomo'Instant Automat Glass which she took out on a shoot with fashion designer Emilie Arnoux to capture the summer blooms.
King Schascha is an eclectic entertainer with a penchant for making funky beats. He's fascinated with the idea of analog media and had an amazing time testing out the Lomo'Instant Automat on the road in the UK.
“Around the World in Analogue” is your bite-size guide to the most amazing travel destinations across the globe, as documented by the members of the Lomography community. Today, JC Gratila (@antiox) uncovers the mystique of four cities in Iran.
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Last year Lomography UK sent out some Lomo’instant Wide cameras to be tested out by our most prolific community members and instant photography fanatics. We take a look back at the highlights and remind ourselves of how versatile this instant beauty is!
The best films from then and today do not only rely on good scripts and the arcs in storytelling. Visual storytelling is 50% of a film, too, and it's the scene that should say it all. Subjective perspective is one of the approaches to make compelling cinematography.
The art of design intertwined with social networks and textile articles, we mix it all up, include photography and there it is -- magic happens. At least that is what Rita Cordeiro ends up giving us: beautiful images through her Instagram, either in a personal approach or for some specific brand.