For “Backpacking Life” competition, lomographers pore over this question: How does backpacking changed the way you see the world? From carrying the bare essentials to getting close with the locals, here are some of the lessons that your fellow lomographers learned through traveling.
Grand Prize Winner:
Here’s what the jury has to say:
adi_totp's photo takes us right out there, on the road, among the strangers of a foreign city. The look on his face, a mixture of excitement and confusion, illustrate this perfectly.
One of the reasons why we love winter so much is because we finally get to pull out that Game of Thrones saying, "Winter is here." The thought of spending Christmas time with your loved ones and watching the snow falling will warm your heart in a second.
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.
Everyone’s always telling you to shoot with the light source behind you, to position your subject in front of a strong glow in order to emphasize texture and form. Now’s the time to defy that rule completely. Swivel round 180 degrees and tackle that light source head on cos’ it's time to start snapping some seriously insane Silhouettes with the LC-A 120!
A long-time fan of plastic cameras, Argentinean writer and photographer Lorraine Healy is the author of “Tricks With A Plastic Wonder,” a manual for achieving better results with a Holga camera. In this article, Healy explores her first experience with a top-rated camera, the Contax G2.
Everyone's favorite love letter to the 80's recently aired its full second season, continuously referencing various pop culture and trends of the decade. While nostalgia is a huge appeal of Stranger Things, it's also clever and aesthetically in-tune with iconic directors of then.
March is Women's History Month and we want to take a closer look at the wonderful women behind cameras all over the country. Marissa Alper's work is reflecting her private life, and with it she is slowly tearing down the barriers she had to face as a female artist.
The weather gets chillier, and the days cozier! Mornings become lethargic, sleep is your new best friend, but life beckons to be lived at maximum effort. Kids to feed, bills to pay, Christmas shopping to do, right? So go get that cup, drink it all up!
The ancient philosopher Plato claimed that the truest form of reality is not the tangible, but the abstract. While many intellectuals come and go to debate such belief, we still wonder to what extent of accuracy Plato reached. Photographer Sarolta Gyoker enters the world of forms.
We have teamed up with the legendary Strand Bookstore for a summer series of LomoWalks. On Saturday July 14th, author Jeremiah Moss is going to join us and provide literary inspiration for participants. He has recently taken one of our Simple Use Film Cameras and created a wonderful series himself.
A long-time fan of plastic cameras, Argentinean writer and photographer Lorraine Healy is the author of “Tricks With A Plastic Wonder,” a manual for achieving better results with a Holga camera. In this article, Healy teams up with @honeygrahams224 to sing the praises of two plastic toy cameras.
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!
First of all, I really appreciate being able to join the TEN AND ONE Residency Week in Vienna along with super cool Lomographers! We could never have any forgettable memories. The members are 11 people from 10 countries. I thought it'd be difficult to communicate with each other because of our different cultures, languages, personalities, etc. But we didn't have any worries. We respected each other, above all we are Lomographers!