We challenged lomographers to heed the call of the sea and share their carefree beach-side adventures. Feel the sand between your toes and the touch of salty air on your skin through our winning photos.
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Arms raise high in the crystal blue sky, smiling amid splashes of salt water---lomographer @zaruki_zanogi's photograph perfectly encapsulates the unparalleled freedom and joy vitamin sea can bring!
Photography became his creative escape in the 90's when his country was facing a civil war. Years later, he moved to New York where he continued doing what he loves the most. Boogie had various exhibitions over the years and his sixth monograph "A Wah Do Dem" was one of the most controversial ones.
There's so much to love about instant photography. The idea of a picture developing right in the palm of your hand is really amazing and exciting, but that's just the beginning -- what you do next with your instant photos will take your excitement to the next level.
Dorothea Lange is arguably one of the most important photographers in the history of photography. What might she have said about Lomography? A strong case can be made that she would have loved it -- check out how perfectly some of her famous quotes align with our 10 Golden Rules!
Makui and Chow are the founders of cafe "Mum's Not Home" in Hong Kong. They share what they like and do what they love in this space, just like Mum is not home! Read more about the story behind Mum's Not Home, and enjoy the shoots taken with our latest Lomo'Instant Square!
For the "Cinematic Images" competition, Lomography and the Indie Street Film Festival called to see some of the most unique photographs, balanced between cinema and still photographic styles, using elements of classic and contemporary cinema. Let's check out the winners!
Even after a decade after its introduction, the Diana F+ remains one of the most well-loved analogue cameras in the Lomography Community. But what makes this ever classy camera an instant classic? Let these lomographers and LomoAmigos share their love for the Diana F+!
London based photographer Lilly Creightmore has been following the psych revival movement over the years and recently documented the Liverpool Psych Fest using a selection of film cameras. We talked to her about her love for film photography and her documentary called TRIP.
Aside from photographs, intrepid travelers turn to local markets for one-of-a-kind mementos to remember their adventure by. Here are some unique souvenirs that lomographer spotted during their adventures.
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!