Round-the-Clock challenge : Shoegazing


Chucks, Blahniks, Birkenstocks, Crocs, Havaianas, Doc Martens … they say you can tell a lot about a person when you look at their shoes.

Chucks, Blahniks, Birkenstocks, Crocs, Havaianas, Doc Martens … they say you can tell a lot about a person when you look at their shoes.

Now we’re looking for probably one of the most often photographed subject of all time – shoes.

Upload a maximum of 3 photos, 768px in width or height, please!

  • Prize – 10 piggies each for 5 winners
  • Deadline – in 24 hours – 5pm Vienna time

written by shhquiet on 2008-08-20 #news #contest #challenge


  1. evev
    evev ·

    wow shoes

  2. mattdude1081
    mattdude1081 ·

    this is a good one

  3. drgonzo900
    drgonzo900 ·


  4. reinertlee
    reinertlee ·

    Oh yeah! Shoes!

  5. milkie
    milkie ·

    arghh!! I uploaded wrong image, how can we delete it?

  6. thitasigma
    thitasigma ·


  7. plaidleaf
    plaidleaf ·

    i love shoes... a lot

  8. 7samurai
    7samurai ·


  9. jeepeng
    jeepeng ·

    aha! i got lots of converse canvas shoe pix, uploaded 2 pair of converse, 1 pair is the husband, dom; another pair is the wife, sue, both in black, sweet!

  10. brendend
    brendend ·

    omg shoes

  11. weechonghooi
    weechonghooi ·

    juz submitted mine.. lots of shoes...

  12. mephisto19
    mephisto19 ·

    i have too many shoe- pics... what a tough decission to chose between them all. but why can#t i see the preview? the site isvery slow today.....

  13. mephisto19
    mephisto19 ·

    i have too many shoe- pics... what a tough decission to chose between them all. but why can#t i see the preview below?generally the shot appear immediatly.... the site is very slow today.....

  14. anglemort
    anglemort ·

    weechonghooi seems having a lot of shoes... :)

  15. vicuna
    vicuna ·

    ouhh, there's seems to be a bug in the comments left by mephisto & weechonghooi..... will mine be reproduced 30x too???

  16. mephisto19
    mephisto19 ·

    it didn't send the comment (the shot neither) and it took sooooooooo long.... so i pressed submit again and again and again and (...)
    but my thumbnails appeared under that field. finally

  17. alexandraruby
    alexandraruby ·

    it wont let me upload! And im going out so i will miss the deadline :( boo hooo

  18. yoscolmi
    yoscolmi ·

    as i uploaded my second image it said "receising. this may take while" for 5 minutes or something. i closed the browser. as i opened this site again i saw that i uploaded the same image fourteen times. sorry!

    so now there are 16 pics displayed. but onlay 3 different ones....

  19. alexandraruby
    alexandraruby ·

    Ahh joy, it worked using Safari. :)

  20. reinertlee
    reinertlee ·

    LOL! it is also worked via Firefox +___O

  21. gregmarshall
    gregmarshall ·

    I uploaded a lovely pic of my bright red climbing shoes and two shots of my converse....

  22. mephisto19
    mephisto19 ·

    i want to upload more

  23. graefin
    graefin ·

    shoooes! hard to choose just 3 images!

  24. jeepeng
    jeepeng ·

    IE!the most commented thread, LOL!

  25. weechonghooi
    weechonghooi ·

    Hahhaha.. looks like everyone is facing the bombing bugs...

  26. saviorjosh
    saviorjosh ·

    i love this rumble! :)

  27. thomasstephen
    thomasstephen ·


  28. tomk32
    tomk32 ·

    yeah, it's fetish time :-)

  29. paper_doll
    paper_doll ·

    how are we supposed to know when the 24 hours end? i have no ideia about the exact time that this was posted.
    you should do like in the " 24 Hours B&W Medium Format Rumble" and say something like: Wednesday 20th August 18.00 CET. that's much more accurate, don't you think?

  30. tomk32
    tomk32 ·

    @paper_doll: right you are, but the first comment was eight hours ago.

  31. anglemort
    anglemort ·

    oh yes, agree with paper doll and an idea for the beta : could you introduce a CET clock somewhere in lomo, for to know end of special deal, rumble etc ?

  32. xbalboax
    xbalboax ·

    these boots are made for walking

  33. paper_doll
    paper_doll ·

    anglemort, that sounds like a good ideia!

  34. anarchy
    anarchy ·

    Isn't it always 18:00 CET (end of the rumble)? In that case it's easy to know because of the date stamp in the header, just count 1 day forward and then 18:00 CET, but sure, a nice little clock or even a realtime countdown would of course make things a lot easier for the ones that are several hours off from CET...

  35. trincheiras
    trincheiras ·

    flip flops rules :)

  36. clockorange
    clockorange ·

    oh my, it's working only in Safari.

  37. plaidleaf
    plaidleaf ·

    i know adding a clock would make it much easier for me... then i wouldn't have to reference my google clock widget every time i look at the LSI site. the clock could even use the little lomo boy face at the center... :)

  38. kperfetto
    kperfetto ·

    I have too many shoe pics, too. Tough choice.

  39. makeyuu
    makeyuu ·

    who hasnt : P !

  40. mattcharnock
    mattcharnock ·

    OMFG!!!!!! i love shoes - infact (if this link works) you can see my latest pair!

  41. tomk32
    tomk32 ·

    @mattcharnock they look a bit too polka. my favourites is a pair of light, brown leather shoes which I bought for 8€ a few years ago. I just give the into repair over and over again.

  42. fuzztone04
    fuzztone04 ·

    this is my first round-the-clock...i just upload the shots to this blog and then i'm good?

  43. mephisto19
    mephisto19 ·

    strange shoes, matt
    i submitted my gold old espresso brown vans and a horizon shot of a couple of strange dressed girls (do you know mary?) i shot in hannover

  44. tomk32
    tomk32 ·

    @fuzztone04 yep, just uploading and it's all fine, though some of ya weirdos are upload duplicates like mad...

  45. mattcharnock
    mattcharnock ·

    though i think my favorite pair are my furry leopord skin (not real leopard skin) shoes! Yep I like shoes - but i think its a healthy fetish!

  46. mephisto19
    mephisto19 ·

    i love my onitsuka-tiger shoes, grey & red.... and... oh... i have about 50 pairs..... hope the gallery will be open soon

  47. tttheresa
    tttheresa ·

    so many tens of shoe pictures, so few spots


  48. diablitomx
    diablitomx ·


  49. taringkelinci
    taringkelinci ·

    i just send mine...
    am i late?

  50. mephisto19
    mephisto19 ·


  51. mephisto19
    mephisto19 ·

    i submitted them again now

  52. mephisto19
    mephisto19 ·

    okay.... i saw it in the gallery... thanks for adding them

  53. poshone
    poshone ·

    Could it be that my pictures aren't uploaded in that thing up here? :D I'm kinda confused about this whole beta thing, so I don't know.. Could be i did something wrong :D

  54. agrimony
    agrimony ·

    my shots are not in the gallery. why?

  55. tomk32
    tomk32 ·

    @agrimony, @poshone: If you'd read the small text below then you'd know that it can take some time until your uploads show up. Soon they will show up in your lomohome too.

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