This Week on Lomography

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Need a quick refresher on the LomoHomes and photographs that were on the spotlight this week? Curious as to what your fellow Lomographers have been up to on the Shoutbox? Or want the latest scoop on the most exciting Competitions? Find all these and more in this weekly recap!


LomoHomes We Loved This Week

Be inspired by your fellow lomographers to take out your cameras and make photographs. Take a cue from biancalove, treize, allanbendiksen, sharpwaveripple, marcogali, princesspeach, and photowang who each won home a Home of the Day award for maintaining an active LomoHome filled with stunning snapshots!

Credits: biancalove, treize, allanbendiksen, sharpwaveripple, marcogali, princesspeach & photowang

Explore more LomoHomes here.


Photos We Loved This Week

Credits: _wool_x, jbuth, prophet988, pam-stach, alexvoyer, varvara_kojevnikova & silecia

See more of our favorite photos in the Selected Photo Section.


On the Magazine

Each SLR has its advantages and its limitations. This guide penned by avid lomographer @sirio174 will guide you on choosing the viewfinder and focusing screen that best suits your photography style.

Credit: sirio174

Globetrotter @wil6ka related his life-changing pilgrimage to Pura Besakih, the largest and holiest temple in Bali, Indonesia.

Credits: wil6ka

Lomographer @sierravictor shared his impressive collection comprised of cameras handed down by family and friends and gears bought from online shops.

Photos by sierravictor.

Alex Voyer’s LomoHome is his ode to two things he loves the most: water and photography. Get to know our featured community newcomer, @alexvoyer, from Paris, France in this brief interview.

Credits: alexvoyer

Competitions

Lomography teamed up with Meural to give you another challenging competition! Win a Meural Canvas and have your work displayed in a gallery show at Lomography’s West Village by submitting your best interpretation of the German word sehnsucht. Head over to this article to find out more about this competition.

Lomography Hong Kong and Fashion Walk challenge you to get out of your comfort zone and explore your city in a totally different angle. Although, prizes are only limited to Hong Kong participants, the entries might be showcased in the outdoor Lomo Wall on Paterson Street in Causeway Bay, one of the busiest district in Hong Kong. Read the complete mechanics here.

International Museum Day is a worldwide event celebrated every 18th of May that aims to raise awareness on the importance of museums as vehicles of cultural exchange and enrichment. For this year’s celebration, here’s a question for the community to ponder on: What do museums mean to you? Is it a place of wonder and learning? Or a quiet entertainer with its endless curios? Show your answer through a photograph and stand a chance of taking home 10 piggies for the Lomography online shop. Submit your photos here.

Credits: robertofiuza

Take the spotlight next week!

We’re always on the radar for intriguing and interesting things around the Community. If you want to share your favorite LomoHomes, photographs, or personal projects, drop a line at lhotd@lomography.com. Who knows you (or your friend) might be next Community star!

Also, we are open to your comments and suggestions on how we can improve our weekly wrap-up. If you think there are community-related content that we might have missed, please feel free to share your thoughts on the comment section below. See you all next week!

written by lomography on 2016-05-22

8 Comments

  1. princesspeach
    princesspeach ·

    Awesome!

  2. icequeenubia
  3. prophet988
    prophet988 ·

    @icequeenubia thank you!! :)

  4. jbuth
    jbuth ·

    @icequeenubia thank you !

  5. pam-stach
    pam-stach ·

    @icequeenubia Thank you :)

  6. allanbendiksen
    allanbendiksen ·

    @icequeenubia Thank you ;)

  7. varvara_kojevnikova
    varvara_kojevnikova ·

    @icequeenubia thank you! i'm happy! :)

  8. princesspeach
    princesspeach ·

    @icequeenubia Thanks! ☺️

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