One thing is for sure; Torontonians love their Diana’s. The internationally famous Diana Dialogues workshop returns to the Lomography Gallery Store Toronto.
Diana Dialogues: The little plastic camera that started 2 revolutions! Trace the Diana’s roots back to where it all began: learn how the camera has affected trends and become a classic artistic tool for several generations of photographers. In 2007 this camera was reborn as the Diana+, Lomography’s most versatile and successful camera ever. Discover all the incredible accessories that make the DianaF+ the camera that the whole world is buzzing about and pick up tips, tricks, and dazzling techniques. During the second half of the workshop, borrow a loaner camera and join us for a LomoJourney around our new Queen Street West neighborhood and experience the fun of Lomography first hand! Cost: $10 (students $7). Includes a loaner camera and 1 free roll of film. All participants will receive a 10% coupon for the Lomography Gallery Store.
Sunday, November 14th @ 1:00pm
Lomography Gallery Store Toronto
536 Queen Street West
Toronto, OT M5V 2B5
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Joining this year's jury for the TEN AND ONE Awards is Nicolette Clara Iles who creates fairytale worlds within her shoots. She uses the aesthetics of film to perfectly capture a sense of fantasy and mystery. We talked to her about her work