In this fast-paced world, it’s easy to forget the vital role that the environment plays in our everyday existence. From the water we drink to the air we breathe to the food on our table, the earth nourishes our mind, body, and soul. Off the Grid encouraged everyone to unplugged from high-speed cables and reconnect with the roots of nature. Look back on these breathtaking natural scenes and amazing wild life.
Off the Grid Highlights
This year, we had plenty of opportunities to be one with nature. Here are some of the most noteworthy competitions held under the Off the Grid category.
Hailing from Singapore, Lomographer Shannon Fong shares how her passion for analogue photography was reignited by a singular life moment. She also shares with us her adventures with the Lomo'Instant Automat!
The Eden Project is an educational charity based in Cornwall, UK. They have several biome structures that create a unique ecosystem full of tropical plants and insects. We sent them a Lomo'Instant Automat to document these unique environments.
Dan Bassini just published volume 4 of his zine "No Invite", a series capturing New York Fashion Week by any means necessary. He shows that you don't have to be part of the industry in order to take get your share of it.
New York City does, in fact, never sleep. Because it's always skating. The skate culture here is still very much alive and so are the people following the decks across the skate park with their wide-angle-lenses.