Most of us have all visited the site one time or another and had a good laugh about it. But for the unfamiliar, Awkward Family Photos is a treasure trove of funny analogue (mostly) images!
Great ideas come out of innocent laughs. For instance, childhood friends Mike and Doug started and came up with the viral website Awkard Family Photos when they saw a hilarious family photo at home. Genius struck when they came to the realization that thousands, if not millions of other people have equally funny or awkward group photos at home. Thus, the site was born!
Now, the community based website receives millions of hits and submissions daily and delivers much needed laughs all over the world. How about you? Do you have a hilariously embarrassing family picture at home? We know you do! Submit it now in our Awkward Family Photo Rumble!
Most venues will have a huge in caps policy for "NO FLASH PHOTOGRAPHY" but when the only lights you have are on stage or just a light bulb in a basement or coffee shop, how do you capture a good exposure? These are the tips and tricks for shooting great photos with little to no light and no flash.
One of the most important and most talked about photographic equipment today is the camera lens. There's a variety of it. But have you ever tried going lens-less, the way photography was before? The good old days of pinhole photography.
Most of us organize our photo albums according to events or places. Some prefer to classify their photographs according to film or technique, while others compile their best shots. Have a look at November's most noteworthy albums and learn how to tell your stories through visual organization.
Currently based in Malaysia, Photographer Caroline Cuinet Wellings took the Petzval 58 Art Lens to one of her family's last trips before relocating to a different country. She shares with us intimate photos of her family and Southeast Asia.
Celine Meunier has the gift of capturing soft moments in all simplicity, "images taken spontaneously but not stolen". Her photos remind us that beauty is everywhere, and we just have to seize it. During one of her travels to the South of France, she has tried our Neptune Convertible Art Lens System.
We want to hear from you about your journey in analogue. Do you have a favourite Lomography or analogue camera that changed the way you take photos? Did it launch your career? Find out how to share your story here.
Where’s the fun in analogue when you can only take one photo with a single exposure? Bring back the photobooth era with some Warholian four-frame portraiture! Lomography’s ActionSampler is about to make you an instant pop art master in no time.
The best artists are not the popular or the wealthy ones. Not all the time, and definitely not 'often'. It's the passionate artist, who's a hero of his or her own right. Japanese photographer Mii Yatogi breathes, lives, and sleeps analogue. Read our interview with her here at Lomography Magazine.
You’ve heard people throw the term around in a blasé way, chances are you’ve even delved into the ongoing debate about how to pronounce it, but have you ever thought about how to master these elusive little discs of photography wizardry? Learn how to slay bokeh with us in this step by step guide using the new Neptune Convertible Art Lens System.
One of the many great names in photographic history that ought to be remembered is Maria Austria, a profound figure of the neorealist photography movement. Visit her showcase in Berlin this coming October.