They are Lomography’s first line of defense in ferreting out spammers as well as the helpful bunch that keeps pointing newcomers in the right direction. They are the Shoutbox army!
When you first visit Lomogrphy, their comments are one of the first few things that will grab your eyes. Some are questions, some are requests, some are links to new albums, while some are just plain chatting! Plenty a friendship has been made thanks to the Shoutbox and its time you used it too! Try to get one of May’s Top Shoutbox Users to help you learn the ropes!
Lomographer Martynas Katauskas, or more popular as @duffman in the community, impressive work centers mostly on people and their stories. Each of his portraits are not just a combination of good framing or lighting. It's the emotion he channels out of his subjects that truly make his work unforgettable.
Tatsuo Takei's been making waves as he shoots the longboarding tradition in the Golden State with photography and film. Following a routine of surfing and shooting in film, we get to know more about Tatsuo's life and work in this interview.
In this second installment of our special two-part feature on cinematic photographers, we take a look back to more photographers who have mastered the dreamy, often surreal aesthetic of cinematic photography.