I’ve been working at the Empty Bottle as a freelance sound tech for a few years now. Working there has been wonderful and I’ve had the opportunity to take a whole bunch of pictures. Enjoy!
The Bottle is located right on Western Ave. in Ukrainian Village, Chicago, IL. It’s been around since the early 90’s and has hosted some of the greatest musicians from all over the world. The Bottle (as it’s often referred to) is a great place to see a band. It’s a bit small (it holds less than 500 people) so you’re close to the stage no matter where you stand. It’s also a great place to do a shot, have a beer, play some pool, or just hangout with friends. Good times!
So, next time you’re in Chicago and you want to see a band in a great place, go to the Bottle. And if you see a tall, lanky dude at the sound board with a camera perched nearby, come say hello!
The TEN AND ONE Residency Week has been very intense and full of activities. From 11 to 18 November, we did LomoWalks around Vienna, guided visits to museums and magazine editorial office, a workshop, a trip to Bratislava, worked on our LomoWall and of course LomoLunch and LomoDinner. We had the opportunity to attend a Cyanotype Workshop at Lomography Head Quarter held by Michael Wuermer, a young and nice photographer and printer.
You already had the pleasure of meeting this talented female photographer through our interview recently. Her name is Eleonora Sabet and her work will allow you to enter into a whole new world that she has created all by herself.
March is Women's History Month and we want to take a closer look at the wonderful women behind cameras all over the country. Marissa Alper's work is reflecting her private life, and with it she is slowly tearing down the barriers she had to face as a female artist.
March is Women's History Month and we want to take a closer look at the wonderful women behind cameras. Lauren Lepore loves capturing true NYC moments to last in her photos beyond the existence of people and places. We talked to her about her thoughts on "controversial" work and the depiction of women in photography.
A while back I had the unique chance to hang a little with Muhammad Yunus in Uganda. The professor from Bangladesh is no other than a Nobel Peace Prize Laureate for the implementation for micro credits and a shining icon of social business. Now he and his supporters are trying to make the world a better place, in real.
Whether you're far away on a foreign place or just out and about in your own neighborhood, we want to see what you've been shooting with the Lomo LC-A Minitar-1 Art Lens. Share them now and win vouchers for our Online Shop!
Khalifa Al Obaidly is passionate about photography and started taking pictures already as a child, when his father gave him his first camera. He now works for Qatar Museums as Director of Artist in resident programs and is one of our newest additions to the judging panel for the TEN AND ONE AWARDS 2017. Get to know him through this short interview!