Sean Lotman, Los Angeles native and Japan transplant explores his new home, its cultures and people with his camera.
A lot can happen in seven years. We featured Sean's work in the Magazine some time in 2011 with his I Do Haiku You series and we're more than happy to know and see that he still shoots and creates images. Now, he turns his eyes and lens towards Japan and his photographs are a visual and poetic treat.
Sean mixes mystery and normalcy to create his photographs for his book 'Sunlanders.' He photographs these gems hidden in plain sight with a high degree of visual understanding that most of us can only dream of. The result is a fascinating project filled with color, beauty, the bizarre, and the interesting. It's amazing to see how his work transformed through the years.
Aurélien Valette has been at the head of communication and events production for the French photography festival Les Rencontres d'Arles for 12 years now. He honored us by accepting to be one of the judges of our TEN AND ONE AWARDS. Today, he tells us about what he likes about photography and tells us a bit more about what inspires him.
Portrait photographer Brock Sanders has always been interested in film photography since a very young age. He experimented with the Diana F+, and speaks of the way using a different camera and ratio changed the shooting process + tips for new photographers.
Martynas is one of the active community members of Lomography, who inspires people with his exceptional photography skills. He recently made a trip to India and the pictures he took along his way looked simply amazing, so we had to ask him to share his experience with us.
We can always count on Brian Bruno and Audrey Kitching to take us from our screens straight into an analog fairy tale. But when he recently loaded his camera with the first roll of Color Negative F2 / 400 120 film, they still managed to surprise us with this stunning series.
Lomographer Reza Ahmadi has always been interested in documenting the world through visual arts. As an alternate to drawing and painting, he picked up photography as a hobby which gradually grew into a passion that follows him from one city to another. Get to know our featured Community newcomer from Indonesia.
Longstanding community member Toby Mason (aka fotobes) is now one of our TEN AND ONE AWARD judges. He has been shooting in analogue for many years and mixes up colour drenched xpro shots with double exposures and film swaps with the likes of HODACHROME.
The young Spanish photographer Coco Capitán made her breakthrough by incorporating her handwriting in her photography, forming a diaristic oeuvre. Now famous, she collaborates with fashion houses to do the same with her endeavor in filmmaking.
In the digital age, image-making has become easier. But for a photographer to grow, he's obliged to try out unfamiliar and strange things and methods. That's what photographer Neto Macedo likes to do with his photography, but only in the analogue grind.
A while back I had the unique chance to hang a little with Muhammad Yunus in Uganda. The professor from Bangladesh is no other than a Nobel Peace Prize Laureate for the implementation for micro credits and a shining icon of social business. Now he and his supporters are trying to make the world a better place, in real.