“People vs. Places” is an ongoing collaborative project featuring doubles by photographers Timothy Burkhart and Stephanie Bassos. Check out some of their works after the jump!
As the title suggests, *People vs. Places* is a collaboration by Chicago-based photographers Timothy Burkhart and Stephanie Bassos that features people and places. Through a quick Google search, we learned that the project has already been going on as far back as 2012. The duo shoots in 35mm format, sharing not only one film but also the same camera. It’s Stephanie who takes photos of people first and then Timothy, of places.
Below are some of their most recent photographs which can be found on their Tumblr page. According to them, the images are “unedited negatives straight from the camera.”
This double exposure project allows us to step back from having full control of the image making process and trust in one another while allowing coincidences to happen naturally on film.
Jungle, home, haven. The same words may apply to both city and nature. Though different they are linked. The city takes after the colors of flowers and animals; people mold their neighborhoods after the shapes of nature. Other similarities are accidental: the fun bit.
The young photographer friends set out to America’s West to reconnect with nature. It all began as an individual documentation of the world around them and organically formed into a collaborative project over the course of their trip. The result is a self-published art book that explores the relationship between nature and their bodies.
Armed with disposable cameras, a number of people affected by homelessness in London trooped out in the streets and captured life from their individual perspectives. That was in July; now, 13 photographs have been selected via public vote and will be featured on the upcoming calendar by Cafe Art, an initiative that "[showcases] artwork created by people affected by homelessness or are socially vulnerable."
Named for the Italian city situated in the Lombardy region, overflowing with art and culture, say hello to the colorful aesthetics of the new Lomo'Instant Milano, the latest member of the Lomo'Instant family!
On Dead Waves is a collaborative project between James Chapman of Maps and solo singer Polly Scattergood. Their debut album is due out in the spring on Mute Records. We gave them a Lomo'Instant Wide to document their time in the recording studio.
It can be said that photography is more than just a click on the camera, it makes the moments, people and emotions live forever. This was confirmed to us by an exceptional Dutch photographer Ferry Verheij, whose photographs represent stories of all those people and places he had a chance to know.
Daro Sulakauri is a photojournalist who has dedicated her work to covering social issues in her home country Georgia. She talks to Lomography about her beginnings as a photographer, how her identity as a Georgian shapes her work, and an ongoing project on early marriage called “Deprived of Adolescence.”
"Finding Katherine April" is an ongoing photographic installation project by Katherine April, which has her dispersing prints of her self-portraits across Cambridge City Center. With a couple of months already passing since the launch, Lomography speaks with the Cambridge and London-based visual artist and writer about the idea behind her project, as well as the public reception and her personal reflections towards it.
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Film swaps often produce the most exciting photographs. More than physically exchanging rolls, it is a collaboration of ideas and stories between two people who share the same love for experimental photography.
The shoutbox is an open space for lomographers to interact with fellows from across the globe, air their honest opinions and suggestions, share interesting news, and promote their work (especially with the photo-sharing feature introduced last year!). And keeping it filled with entertaining conversations are these chatty lomographers. Meet the top shoutbox users of 2015.