Photokina Updates - Day Four September 24th


As always, Lomography threw quite a party that had everyone that Photokina dancing and flashing! No, not that kind of flash but with their analogue cameras! Read on to find out more about the happenings in Cologne on the 4th day of Photokina!

Let Loose With Lomography

The Lomography staff isn"t only famous for it"s hard work but also for partying hard. This is why we left an unforgettable impression at the exhibitor party with our flashing analogue cameras last night. We’re still developing the photos though, so please wait for them soon!

Thanks to the amazing DJ Ricarrrrrrrrdo! We were the last men standing underneath the huge discoball this morning. You can imagine the Aspirin consumption at our booth was peaking today. Nevertheless, we still rocked Photokina pretty hard.

It’s all about Location Location Location (and not your cute boyfriend)

The Analogue Arts Juror is not only judging LomoLocation Proposals and handing out free cameras, but is also a willing ear for troubled teenagers. We can’t count the amount of times giggly girls stood at our desk starting their presentation with: “I have a really really super cute boyfriend and I want to take pictures of him on a bridge in the sunset/ I want to take pictures of us kissing in the forest when he finally comes back from his holidays (almost crying)/ I want to take pictures of him in my city, because he is so good looking.” The juror had to break several hearts telling that their boyfriend is not a LomoLocation. Yes, we can be cruel.

Overloading Photokina with Analogue Love

Luckily there were still tons of enthusiastic Lomographers with great and original LomoLocations. We literally loaded the photokina with hundreds of cameras, leaving a huge pile of empty boxes in our storage room. You can imagine that our whole team was in motion the whole day to satisfy all Analogue Needs. While we’re writing this, a model is crawling over our LomoWall right in front of us… Yeah, we’re going to call it a day now and open the next bottle of Moskovskaya.

Cheers and have a good weekend!

Read more about Lomography in Photokina 2010!

written by cruzron on 2010-09-24 #news #photokina #lomography #photokina-2010


  1. spoeker
    spoeker ·

    ooohh so many empty boxes...I hope there are still some filled boxes left for the weekend ;)

  2. stouf
    stouf ·

    Hilarious text 8DDD

  3. static_view
    static_view ·

    Beste Grüße an die tollen Leute am Lomo Stand auf der Photokina!! Besonders an die hübshe "punkige?" rothaarige Frau!! ;-)

  4. shoujoai
    shoujoai ·

    You wanted a special Lomolocation, so why not the boyfriend? ;)

  5. disdis
    disdis ·

    I wish I had time to be in Photokina!

  6. pulex
    pulex ·

    damn! i should have been there!! lomography and vodka! what could one want more!

  7. danika
    danika ·

    come, come, join the fun!

  8. graefin
    graefin ·

    @static_view: das wird sie freuen :)

    boyfriend as a lomolocation - how creative *g*

  9. static_view
    static_view ·

    hope so -- hope so AND so i hope ;-)

  10. ritamiguel
    ritamiguel ·

    loved it! one of my pictures was chosen, but how do i know which one was chosen?!lol

  11. northwardnimbus
    northwardnimbus ·

    leave the digital grind behind. < best line ever =)

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