Sausage and Mash Cafe (or S&M Cafe as they proudly call themselves) is a throwback to the traditional greasy spoons of the 1940s and 50s.
The first S&M Cafe opened in 2002 in the former space of Alfredo’s Snack Bar, a classic cafe which closed down in 2000. S&M restored the space to its former glory, even keeping the original Alfredo’s signs in the window advertising ices and teas. The cafe has been used as a set for several movies (Quadrophenia and Mojo) and is a great place to get a full English breakfast (served all day), and enjoy the glorious formica and chrome surroundings.
SAUSAGE & MASHCAFE
4-6 Essex Road
Islington, London N1 8LN
Krzystyna Caldarone of Vintage Girl Studios shares with us her love for 1940's and 50's style. From clothing to hair and composition, Vintage Girl Studio is 100% authentic vintage. Working with the Lomo'Instant Wide we got to see a modern twist on vintage photo classics.
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Capture your world in a beautiful swirl and framed with lovely bokeh effects with the Petzval 58 Bokeh Control Art Lens. Get 15% Off on Lens Accessories when you buy them with the lens all this week! Just add them to the cart and away you go!
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Earlier this summer, our friends at Columbia Records had a great idea- to invite local Lomographers to photograph the band Lo Moon during one of their East coast tours. Here's some of the unique photographs taken along the way, as well as music photography tips from the photographers themselves.
Garrett is a Canadian born photographer who has been working in Hong Kong for 4 years. As a proud owner of an LC-A, an LC-A+ and an LC-Wide, we naturally wanted to see some of his shots, so he's kindly agreed to share some of his finest work with us. Let's take a look!