The Hidrellez Festival is celebrated throught out Turkey once a year and it’s believed that all wishes made that day would come true.
On that night, people write down their wishes, or even better, draw them on paper and hang to rose branches so that they’ll come true. Or, you can draw them on sand with a stick and even jump over fires wishing things.
For the past few years, it has become a festival in Ahirkapi, a seaside residence in Istanbul where almost the entire city comes together to celebrate this night with fires, music, dancing, and food. The festivals are so colorful, everyone dressed like gypsies, there is drums and singing everywhere. Also, you can see the ribbons tied to ropes, representing wishes.
So what did I wish for this year? Of course to own my very own lomo store :)) I hope it’s gonna come true :))
Who would have guessed that the first Monday of 2018 would also be the first day of the New Year? This is one of the rare moments you'll love Mondays -- bring out the food and shakers and celebrate the dawn of the new year!
Although India celebrates festivals all year around, but this particular time of the year is a special one! You will see colorful lights, good food and festive events everywhere you go, all lit up to get you in a festive mood!
The annual Indie Street Film Festival is coming up in Red Bank, New Jersey from July 26-30, 2017; 5 days of celebrating film, the arts, and diverse voices. We're teaming up with the festival to send one lucky Lomographer and guest to be the official LomoReporter. Read on to find out how!
We think that skill and creativity should be honored that's why we bring you a list of our most accomplished Lomographers from our community. This time, we look at the all-time greats that made our LC-A camera dreams come true.
No need to look inside those stockings or write a long letter to Santa. We're already here to make your holiday wishes come true! Get to know the lucky winners of this year's Win Your Wishlist competition.
There have been many things said about learning composition whether in painting or photography. Some would like to believe it's a talent or gift, some don't think it's relevant, and some believe it's all intuitive.
Newport Folk Festival is a music festival held every year in Newport, Rhode Island in late July, celebrating the amazing talent of folk artists. Check out these instant shots taken by friends at The Wild Honey Pie, a music event company always bringing fans closer to the music.
Dorothea Lange is arguably one of the most important photographers in the history of photography. What might she have said about Lomography? A strong case can be made that she would have loved it -- check out how perfectly some of her famous quotes align with our 10 Golden Rules!
February dawns on us, bringing love with it. The days remain cold outside, but slightly warmer within as it's the month of love. If the year kicked off harder than expected, or if your Mondays haven't been turning out too eventful as you wished, always remember you're not alone.
Sometimes, you can't help but wish for the days to snow forever. The winter is when all life forms retreat to their homes and become recluses, awarding themselves with the much-needed rest they deserve after eleven months of work-and-play. This Monday Moodboard is a glimpse of the hibernating days.
One thing is for sure - people all around the globe love celebrations. Just the thought of going on holidays and spending time with your loved ones is enough of a reason to celebrate and fully enjoy your days off. In many countries, Christmas is celebrated differently depending on the culture.
Pripyat is a modern day Atlantis. The inhabitants of the Soviet town had to run from the nuclear disaster and therefore it has been preserved more or less in the state of 1986. I made my way up to the North of Ukraine thirty years after the catastrophe. This is the second part of this adventure.