Getting to know a new city is always fun, but to do this on a bike is even more fun!
During my last visit to Brussels, I decided to change my view of this city by changing my way of exploring it!
In Brussels you have the opportunity to rent a bike at every corner. The system is called Villo-Bike and it works quite easily. You choose a bike number, insert your Maestro or Mastercard and start cycling. The costs are just a few Euros and you will enjoy using it to explore the city on a different way. Another point which makes it very comfortable is that on nearly every corner you will be able to find a Villo Station where you can either rent bikes or bring them back. You can also easily lock your bike while you are holding for something, like a coffee in a café or something else!
Ricardo Lozano is based in Brooklyn, New York where he started documenting his life in this bustling city. The photographs turned into a series, which he called "Seldom Bored". Let's get to know more about this project; here's a sneak peek.
Get out of your comfort zone and explore your city in a totally different angle - when you try to think more and experiment, you will find that there is always something fun in your everyday life! Let your creativity roam, visit every corner of your city, and share with us your discoveries!
Patrick Tsai is an American Photographer based in Japan. In this interview, we get to know more about him and his latest photo project, Barnacle Island. It's his third installment to his photo diary series about rescuing an abandoned dog on the beach and moving to a remote island in Japan.
Aside from browsing through beautiful photographs and reading interesting articles, hanging out in the shoutbox is another worthwhile activity to do in the community. Not only will you get updated on the the latest news about photography but you’ll also have a chance to share ideas, tips, and stories with fellow shutterbugs across the globe. The shoutbox is always brimming with entertaining conversation and it's all because of these lomographers.
This months LomoAmigo is Utku Öztürk, who has been passionate about photography for the last 10 years and recently had the chance to test out the New Petzval 85mm Art Lens. If you want to get to know Utku more and see the shots he captured with the New Petzval 85 keep on reading!
Erin Lee is a documentary and editorial photographer based in Mexico City. She was born in New Zealand but always wanted to explore the world and meet different people and hear their stories. Mexico City soon became her home where she truly felt like she was in the right place.
Lomographer stripedbeatle is a child of art. He started using a camera in his teens and went on to document his life though videos and music. Let's get to know this community newcomer and film student from the United States.
Spontaneity is the key behind the inviting LomoHome of Sabrina Schlack. Her photographs, which mostly focus on quirky signs and expansive vista, captures the essence of a place. Get to know our featured community newcomer in this interview.
Photographer AM Renault is a core member of Yamanaka Yuko and Six Dimen Boy. He is deeply in love with nature, a thing he always intertwines with photography and design. This time, Lomography is honored to have AM Renault shoot with the New Jupiter 3+ Art Lens. What's more, one of his photos has been chosen as the cover of the product package.