Intersections are not only means to get to the other side of the city. It's a bustling spot where all walks of life converge even for a brief moment. Experience the energy of the urban jungle through these photographs from the Crossroads competition.
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A little space is what a child needs to learn how to be independent but this lucky kid secured a wide, empty space to explore! Lomographer @rafapinilla captured this beautiful moment into a striking symmetrical snapshot worthy of the gold prize.
Her passion for photography stemmed from a deep bond with her father who taught her the ins and outs of operating a film camera. Now, she writes poetry not only with words but also with light. Get to know our featured community newcomer Sabrina (@rebeccared) in this brief interview.
Community newcomer Sharyn Bachleda (@sharynbachleda) uses her passion for arts not only as a means of self-expression, but also to help others find their own voice. In this interview, she opens up about what film photography means to her and what pushes her to keep exploring this medium.
The existence of light grants us to see the whole spectrum of the prism. As we walk our way across the rainbow, we study, ruse and add meanings to the colors. This collection will get you purple hazed, all in your brain.
Canadian photographer Marianna Rothen's square-format photographs of women are not like any other. In a society where either distressed damsels or misses independent are sought after, Marianna contemplates of the complex edges of the femme fatale.
Instant cameras are not just for capturing sunlit adventures. Take it for a spin once the sun goes down and freeze the night light into a mesmerizing print. Follow the lead of these "Now or Never" winners!
Once upon a time, when the Cold War began, the West was on the mission to inhibit all influences and culture from the Eastern Bloc. Years after, we finally get to see what it was like at the other side through youth culture.
The salaryman is not just a mere businessman in Japan -- he is the "system", the ideal career of the society. Men are meant to work for long hours and form exceptional professionalism. Photographer David Tesinsky gives us a brief look into the salaryman.
The existence of light grants us to see the whole spectrum of the prism. As we walk our way across the rainbow, we study, ruse and add meanings to the colors. Some mixes are a match made in heaven; such is the sky and sea.
One look at the LomoHome of Community newcomer, Mercedes Carballo (@mercarballo), will instantly tell what she loves the most: summer and swimming. Sand between her toes, salt water on her hair, and analogue cameras always in tow, she takes viewers to a paradise where the sun always shines. Get to know her in this brief interview.
People love competitions and Lomographers are no different. But more than a search for standout photographs, the TEN AND ONE Annual Competition celebrated the community's shared love for photography and its power to create enduring stories. This list by no means set a conclusive standard on what makes an image good or not. But nonetheless, we're proud to introduce the short films that took the top spot in the Cinematics category.
From a snippet that aired on CBS Sunday Morning, "Capturing the Moment" is a segment that focused on photojournalist Eddie Adams, who won his Pulitzer in 1969 for his famous image of a Vietcong prisoner about to be executed at a street in Saigon. Other photographers share their inklings as well.