Legendary American photographer Berenice Abbott‘s journey to photography in Europe led her to become an acquaintance among great photographers such as Man Ray, Eugène Atget and André Kertész. Highly influenced with Atget’s street style, Abbott created her own, which would soon become the famed “Changing New York” series.
Now, Lomography exhibits Abbott’s genius and delicacy in urban photography through her visual study of the New York City.
While we love the singular works of renowned New York photographers such as Vivian Maier and Berenice Abbott, the most compelling ones can be found in the vernacular. The untrained eyes are the most raw.
Being a great street photographer doesn't mean you should be shooting at famous capitals for their architecture or their visual appeals -- it's taking the heart of humanity in the city -- and the Big Apple just happens to win everyone at that.
“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, lomographer Carlos Llamas shares what makes the Big Apple a haven for visual storytellers.
For vintage portraitists, no one can ever go wrong with Edward Curtis, the American photographer, and ethnologist whose coverage of the American West and Native American peoples continue to be one of the most significant works and oeuvre of an artist in American history.
Singaporean Photographer Ian Lim takes the Lomo'Instant Square to New York, this time he collaborates with the likes of Casey Benjamin, Just Blaze, Jay Electronica, Phillip Leeds, and many more big names.
It's just like any other night for New York-based photographer Daniel Schaefer. In the city streets of New York, he and his model who goes by Dove Mother grab some dumplings for dinner, with the side salad of night photography using the handy Lomo'Instant Square.
Getting intimate for the month of love can come in many forms. French photographer Solène Ballesta enters the boudoir for a private session with writer and model Hana for vintage-inspired visiting cards using the Lomo'Instant Wide.