Introducing the Cold War Kids Mine is Yours Competition


It’s our honor to present the Cold War Kids Mine is Yours Competition. Exciting prizes await the Lomographer who best shows their take on the Cold War Kids’ latest album, Mine is Yours. Read after the jump to find out more and start submitting!

Lomography has teamed up with the Cold War Kids to bring you one of our most anticipated competitions this year. Show off your Lomography skills and give us something really extraordinary cause we have some great prizes!

Cold War Kids has recently released their newest album, Mine is Yours. Listen to their new album and get inspired, because this album will be your inspiration for your submission! Check out their hit single, Louder than Ever and let their music intoxicate you.

Now, let’s get to business! We want the 10 best analogue shots that represent what Mine is Yours means to you. But there’s a catch! Lomography won’t be the only judge… the Cold War Kids, themselves, will be taking the reins and picking their favorites.

Apart from having the Cold War Kids take a look at your photos, you will have the chance to win:

One Grand Prize Winner will receive:

  • 1 Lomography "Diana F+ “Take My Heart”== ==":
  • 1 Lomography Sprocket Rocket
  • Cold War Kids Autographed shirt and poster
  • Autographed “Mine is Yours” album vinyl and CD

2 Runner up winners, will each receive:

7 Honorable mentions, will each receive:

  • Cold War Kids poster
  • “Mine is Yours” album vinyl and CD

The deadline is short! The competition closes April 1st, 2011. That means you’ve got less than 3 weeks to get inspired by the Cold War Kids, get shooting and start uploading!

There are a few conditions before submitting your photos:
You can only submit 5 images (so pick your best!)
All photos must be taken with an analogue camera (no Photoshop)!
Remember to submit your photos no later than April 1st!

Good Luck!

written by mmoya on 2011-03-11 #news #competition #cold-war-kids #lomography

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  1. icuresick
    icuresick ·

    The video is blocked in the Philippines...

  2. vicuna
    vicuna ·

    same here in Polynesia.... :((

  3. vtayeh
    vtayeh ·

    I LOOOOVE THE COLD WAR KIDS!!! And I own a record player so a vinyl would be coolest prize :-D

  4. awesomesther
    awesomesther ·

    "This video contains content from Vevo, who has blocked it in your country on copyright grounds." - in Singapore... It's TOO SAD... anything we can do about this?? :(

  5. zoezo
    zoezo ·

    I love these guys, great work :-)
    we are now fish and chiiips, italian operaaa

  6. iaki
    iaki ·

    :D great, I will see them in Lollapalooza Chile =)

  7. reneg88
    reneg88 ·

    the video is blocked in Puerto Rico too, but just write the search in youtube Cold War Kids "Louder than Ever" and it shows up... here's the link:

  8. saidseni
    saidseni ·

    Why is it blocked?

  9. lighttomysoul
    lighttomysoul ·

    first it says "Now, let’s get to business! We want the 10 best analogue shots that represent what Mine is Yours means to you" 10.

    but then it says we can only submit 5 pics. which is it?

  10. atreyuthechild
    atreyuthechild ·

    @lighttomysoul they are choosing 10 photos to win. That's what the 'we want 10 photos' means.

  11. tytusek
    tytusek ·

    The video is blocked in Poland :/ :((

  12. gborin
    gborin ·

    this video is blocked everywhere... I hate VEVO

  13. natalieerachel
    natalieerachel ·

    If you guys can't hear it, I looked up lyrics to the song. Hope it helps!…

  14. atreyuthechild
    atreyuthechild ·

    Yeah fuck Vevo... Loads of people want to hear this band's song, what's the best way to promote it? Oooh I know... block their video in every country. That'll make them popular...

  15. mikahsupageek
    mikahsupageek ·

    For those having VEVO issues, you can listen to Louder than Ever here:

  16. antibiotyx
    antibiotyx ·

    vevo sucks. corporate greed grrr. watch the video here instead -

  17. paper_doll
    paper_doll ·

    omg i love these guys! careless in our summer clothes splashing around <3

  18. andrescristopher
    andrescristopher ·

    I will see them too in Lollapalooza :D!

  19. adrienne-is
    adrienne-is ·

    Never heard of them, but I'm loving the sounds I'm hearing now. Very, very nice.

  20. jojo8785
    jojo8785 ·

    WOW! Great competition! Love those guys :D

  21. ajglick
    ajglick ·

    Cold War Kids are my favorite band... fantastic albums and amazing live performers ....awsome that they teamed up with Lomo...already got ideas...can't wait

  22. tallgrrlrocks
    tallgrrlrocks ·

    HOLY COW! I just read about this competition today! I love this band! "Hang Me Up To Dry" is one of my sing-in-the-shower-songs! LOL!

  23. crocodil_fotografic
    crocodil_fotografic ·

    are people from the countries in which the video is not available not able to participate? :)
    that would be a funny twist, considering how many countries the video is blocked in!

  24. amelia37blue
    amelia37blue ·

    this video paints a beautiful picture of what the new album is all about, straight from the band.

  25. copefan
    copefan ·

    fantastic album....... well they all are.....

  26. cyan-shine
    cyan-shine ·

    What @copefan said...

  27. miss_lisa
    miss_lisa ·

    ooh please announce the winners soon? :)

  28. mmoya
    mmoya ·

    @miss_lisa - We're just waiting on the Cold War Kid's decision and we'll let everyone know right away!

  29. zoezo
    zoezo ·

    any news yet? :-)

  30. mmoya
    mmoya ·

    @zoezo - We got so many submissions that the Cold War Kids and Lomography are still deciding the winners. Lots of great photos!

  31. zoezo
    zoezo ·

    when do we get te 5 piggies for submitting?? :-)

  32. mmoya
    mmoya ·

    @zoezo - You should've gotten the piggies by now. Thank you! :)

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