There is a reason why Austrian filmmaker Michael Haneke doesn't like to cut. Since 1981, Haneke has been taxonomic with his filmography.
He wanted further examinations of contemporary (haute) bourgeois life and consistently show his protagonists trapped, ineffective. With a medium-full of control, his discipline gives him an advantage to make it all real-time, keeping actors in the scene. For him, they are pleasing to the eyes, and it fits his weltanschauung, or his worldview.
Contrary to popular belief, photo editing has been around since the early days of photography. The only difference is it's been used sparsely. There' a reason why the majority of old photographs are more appealing.
Instant film has long been beloved by photographers and average Joes for a reason, you get instant results and can share them with others within minutes of taking a shot. And that is why you need a Lomo’Instant Automat, it’s just too much fun to pass up!
Danish filmmaker Nicolas Winding Refn became prominent to the cinematic art house in his film "Pusher", then to critical success with "Drive". Refn's been known for his brutal and gritty style. There's no romance, even in camera movement, but has always been fashionable.
The American photographer and landscapist Ansel Adams is already a household name -- an immense icon of his own right that just by a single look of a photograph, you'd see his trademark. And there's a reason why he's a photographer you should look up to.
Alberto Ros is a Spanish photographer who grew up surrounded by photography. He became a part of the photography world early on, and he has been fascinated with it ever since. His project Hidden Humanity will take your breath away and raise many questions regarding the society we live in.
In the art world, there's an unspoken rule that one has to stick with a single art form: a "'til death do us part" pact between medium and artist. But English artist Rebecca Rose Harris doesn't like to boxed in four corners. Her photography is a reflection of her other works with various mediums.
Filmmaker James Cameron is one of the most successful people in cinema to date and is one of the definers of contemporary mainstream cinema with his excessive use of special effects and epic themes. Now, what does it take to inspire a filmmaker such as Cameron? Here are his influences.
Imagine seeing the world in beautiful colours and daydreaming about breathtaking landscapes. This is exactly how we feel when we look at Dustin Adam's inspiring photographs. His photographic journey started out through skateboarding and he has been taking awesome shots ever since.
Barry Adamson is a UK based singer, film maker & composer. He was bassist in post-punk band Magazine and co-founded Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds. He has teamed up with Lomography to offer YOU the chance to win his new album, tickets to his latest tour and a Lomo'instant!