Shooting in black and white is a practice of balancing light and shadows. Without colors to consider, it makes one mindful of composition, framing, and exposure—all essential concepts for a compelling image. The Monochrome Awards allowed us to appreciate the timeless beauty of black and white photographs.
Our new series 5+1 includes short yet comprehensive tipsters from the clever out-of-the-box creatives in Lomography that will enrich everyone! This time, we have artist Chiara Dondi tell us her personal tips and tricks on coloring black and white photographs by hand.
"Photography allows to express and document all the problems linked to our society. This medium enables us to struggle and to be activists. " — Meet the artist Océane Feld through her new series shot with our color-shifting film!
Finding beautiful places to photograph is an achievement on its own. While learning to appreciate them and the journey is a different reward altogether. Photographer Nevin Johnson tells us his story in this interview.
Last February, Amandine Besacier visited Detroit in stormy weather with our Black and White film Berlin Kino. A Member of the Studio Hans Lucas, the French photographer comes back to that experience in this glacial article.
The clutter of digital photographs taken this year alone makes us question the real, personal value of the images we take. How can we truly treasure and eternalize the photographs that matter? Allow us to pick your brain in this thought piece.
After thousands of years and throughout its ancient history, the city of Samsun has also changed. But one thing remains the same – it remains one of the most important cities in Turkey. Allow Lomographer Ruya Kurt to be our artistic travel guide to the city.
For Los Angeles based photographer Angela Izzo, isolation was another opportunity to explore her surreal word, while maintaining social distance. Shooting with her Diana Mini, the Fisheye, the Sprocket Rocket, and a Holga, loaded with Berlin Kino 400 film, she created ethereal black and white portraits of her friends, giving them a unique aura and mood.