May 2014 Workshops and Events in Lomography Embassy Singapore


This month, Lomography heralds beauty in film with our pop-up shops, workshops and series of photo challenges at heartlands – a curriculum designed to tease out the charm in people, places, and things.

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“CAPTURE THE BEST SMILE” Diana F+ Portraiture Workshop – $20
“Sun, 18th May ‘14 @ 2pm – 6pm”:

The wildly popular and ever informative Diana F+ Workshop is back! Get intimate with this beauty as we learn the ins and outs of this delicate delight. This workshop also aims to assist you in your techniques, imagination and creative approach to photographing interesting people. Try on different Diana lenses, discover ways to interact with new subjects and practice taking interesting portraits that tells a story! What’s more? Submit your best portrait from this workshop to our Shoot Da Hood Challenge to win an amazing prize!

This workshop is suitable for the Diana F+ owner who wants to learn new techniques and try out different lenses, and those who are trying to find a new way or tool to shoot portraits, or are just curious about the Diana F+.

“DEFYING GRAVITY” La Sardina Splitzer Workshop – $20
“Sat, 31st May ’14 @ 2pm – 6pm”:

Fancy creating symmetrical images or stretch your analogue creativity to the max? Look no further as we craft Splitzer magic with the La Sardina camera! We challenge you to create the best levitation act using the splitting techniques. With a chic neighbourhood like Tiong Bahru, wow us with your Splitzy-Blitzy Levitation pictures! What’s more? Submit your best levitation photo from this workshop to our Shoot Da Hood Challenge to win great prize!

This workshop is suitable for La Sardina owners who are keen to learn new techniques and those who want to challenge their creativity and imagination, or are just curious about the La Sardina.

“SHOOT DA HOOD” Analogue Photo Challenges
This is a challenge from the hood from one photographer to another!
Push your creativity with us in a series of photo challenges in our heartland lomowalks. Learn more about the worn districts of our tiny island led by our friendly guides who will share interesting nuggets of the hood and show you interesting sights in the vicinity. We’ll be giving you a challenge to complete at each walk and best photo win attractive prizes from us!

Think you have what it takes? Sign up now!

Glam Smile @ Kampong Glam
“Sun, 18th May ‘14 @ 3.30pm – 6pm”: Malay Heritage Centre, Istana Kampong Gelam

Challenge: Capture the smiles of the ‘glam’ peeps in a Malay-Arabic district, known for its rich heritage and neighborly spirit. What used to be a ghetto in the 1800s has now flourished into this amazing mix of culture, food and colorful people.

The Best Smile wins a La Sardina without flash (worth $99).

Extreme Tea Sipping @ Toa Payoh
“Sat, 24th May ‘14 @ 1pm – 3.30pm”: Toa Payoh Bus Interchange; outside Goldheart Jewellery

Challenge: Sip tea in the most extreme situation and make the Queen envious. A teacup will be provided as you scour the nooks of Toa Payoh to make your tea-sipping as ridiculous-looking as possible.

Most Extreme Tea Sipper wins a Diana Mini White without flash (worth $95).

Levitation @ Tiong Bahru
“Sat, 31st May ‘14 @ 3.30pm – 6pm”: Tiong Bahru Central Plaza; open area outside UOB

Challenge: Be the ghost of the scandalous past by floating/exploring the chic, retrolicious streets of Tiong Bahru (New Cemetery) that was once filled with graveyards, mistress dens and an upper class housing estate! Capture yourself (or your friends) levitating in the most creative and humane impossible way to qualify!

Best Levitation wins a Konstruktor Super Kit (worth $99).

Attend all 3 challenges and receive a surprise gift pack from us!

How to join the challenge?
- Pick a hood and send via email to with your name, contact no., and title of the challenge. Let us know if you have your own camera.
- Don’t own a camera? Loan one from us for only $20 (inclusive of a roll of film). We would suggest you to join our workshop prior to the challenge on that day. Details will be provided when you RSVP.

- Open to all types of analogue cameras and films.
- Submit your best photos to before 8 June 2014 with your name, contact no., and challenge title.
- No limit on number of photo submissions.
- Only photo taken on the day of the challenge and at the venue will be accepted.
- Results will be announced on the Lomography Embassy Singapore Facebook page on 16 June 2014.

Please RSVP for workshops/parties to snag yourself a spot!
E-mail your name, contact details, and the workshop title to:

*Workshops include a loaner camera and a roll of film. Bring your own camera to use during the workshops and get $5 off. Flash a valid student ID and get additional $5 off.
*All attendees will receive a 10% off coupon to use at the Lomography Embassy Store Singapore.
*Please arrive 10 minutes before the event is scheduled to begin so we can start on time!

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Lomography Embassy Singapore
295 South Bridge Road, #01-01
Singapore 058838

T: (65) 6223 8850
Open Daily from 12 pm to 9 pm

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