The Holy Roman Empire is long gone, but it continuously romanticized throughout time -- take it through the words of poets like Lord Byron or William Wordsworth. There was such a concept called "Grand Tour"; Englishmen were considered unaccomplished or inferior if they do not roundtrip Europe - and Rome was considered a must-visit.
Gander at the Trevi Fountain, the Trumphal Arch, the Temple, the Coliseum, The Forum; they remain landmarks of Rome's distant, yet unforgettable past in classic history. These Photochroms (process invented by Swiss printer Orell Gessner Fussli), brought a lifelike breath to those who cannot have the luxury of leisurely travel.
You can tell a country's social structure through its architecture, and late 19th century Germany boasted concrete walls, cobblestone lanes, pointy peaks which remain ever standing and visible to this day.
Indian architecture has evolved through centuries due to historical forces, geographical and socio-economic conditions. Indian architecture displays different periods of time in the history. Here are some eras of Indian architecture.
The year 2018 will be twelve months of retro-futurist aesthetics where the new meets the old. Welcome Italian analogue shooter Chiara Dondi as she uses the vintage style of the 19th century and early Pictorialist photography in capturing the faces of 21st-century women.
This lightweight and compact Art Lens System is three prime lenses in one. Shoot with a fixed focal length of 35mm, 50mm or 80mm and experiment with a wide range of f/stops and special aperture plates to achieve countless creative styles. Available in Canon EF, Nikon F or Pentax K mount! Now available for regular purchase!
The speed of sound is being studied through three music genres found in the late 20th century. From the late 1960s to today, this show takes us back to the different eras and phases of music history and genre.
We borrow a bit of time with French photographer Marilyn Mugot and her survey of modern China's urban landscape while remembering its ancient past as one of the oldest civilizations in the world. A society full of dichotomies. Here's her interview with Lomography Magazine.
Self-portraiture is synonymous to experimenting and getting to know one's self, it's a classic tradition of art history, but it never fails to be beautiful. And such is Rimel Neffati, who finds amusement within herself, through photography, red lipstick, masks, crowns, and flowers.
Since its independence in 1810, Argentina became one of the most powerful economic systems as its remarkably strong middle class makes it stand out among its neighbors, but it was also a crucial period when its culture flourished through art and photography in different movements and eras.
Krzystyna Caldarone of Vintage Girl Studios shares with us her love for 1940's and 50's style. From clothing to hair and composition, Vintage Girl Studio is 100% authentic vintage. Working with the Lomo'Instant Wide we got to see a modern twist on vintage photo classics.