Tag: lomography chicago

  • Brooklyn Industries + Lomography Rumble Winner's Announcement!

    written by angelab_log on 2013-05-20 #news
    Brooklyn Industries + Lomography Rumble Winner's Announcement!

    We loved seeing your clever submissions for our "Five" themed rumble with Brooklyn Industries. Read on to see the photos that'll be exhibited in Chicago on May 30!

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  • Meet Miss Rachel Winslow, proud staff of Lomography Chicago!

    2012-10-03 #news
    Meet Miss Rachel Winslow, proud staff of Lomography Chicago!

    Hi, I'm Rachel! I moved to Chicago last year after spending a few years traveling in the Middle East and Central America. I love old movies, film cameras, and thrift stores. I also love going on photowalks. I try to go out on photowalks once a week to keep my creative juices flowing and to explore this awesome city.

  • April Workshops and Events at Lomography Chicago

    2015-04-03 #news
    April Workshops and Events at Lomography Chicago

    April is going to be packed with cool workshops and events for Worldwide Pinhole Photography Day and Film Photography Day. We’ve also been working with Treehouse Hawaii on a film swap and Jones Soda on a photo contest, and we’re going to be showcasing the photos at an awesome event at the store!

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  • For our First Monthly Article : The Store of Lomography Chicago

    2012-10-02 #news
    For our First Monthly Article : The Store of Lomography Chicago

    Lomography is so proud to make Chicago the home of our 6th store in the United States. Its been a long journey, but well worth it. So let's learn how this store came to be.

  • February Is The Time For Analogue Love in Chicago!

    2014-01-23 #news
    February Is The Time For Analogue Love in Chicago!

    February is the time to share love, and take pictures! We've got some great workshops coming up just for our Chicago community. This month we've decided to focus on some essential analogue photography techniques. We want everyone to fall in love with the magic of film photography, just like we have!

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  • April Brings Exciting Changes and Great Workshops for Chicago!

    2014-03-21 #news
    April Brings Exciting Changes and Great Workshops for Chicago!

    It's springtime in Chicago! That means more outdoor activities, and more shooting. We're ready to hop out of the winter hibernation and into sunnier seasons. We're also all looking forward to a great party to introduce the new Embassy store to our community. We've also got a bunch of brand-new items and more exciting news to share.

  • Recap: One-Year Anniversary Party!

    2013-11-01 #news
    Recap: One-Year Anniversary Party!

    We finally turned one-year-old! It's hard to believe so much time has passed since we opened our doors to all of you. To give thanks back to the community, we hosted our biggest party of the year filled with drinks, dancing, and our own DJ!

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  • The Diana Photo Marathon ‐ Chicago

    2013-09-13 #news
    The Diana Photo Marathon ‐ Chicago

    The Diana F+ turns 6! In celebration we launch the Diana F+ Photo Marathon Chicago, a homage to our Queen of medium‐format photography and a chance for you to win great prizes! So make sure you have your Diana camera ready and loaded! 6 years of Diana F+, 6 challenges, 6 prizes! And all of them could be yours, if you’re good enough!

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  • Lomography Chicago 1 Year Anniversary Party!

    2013-09-10 #news
    Lomography Chicago 1 Year Anniversary Party!

    It’s hard to believe it’s been a year since we popped the champagne and opened the doors to the very first Lomography Gallery Store in the great Midwest! It’s been an amazing year, and therefore it’s time to celebrate.

  • Monthly Events: Super September Edition!

    2013-08-29 #news
    Monthly Events: Super September Edition!

    Don't waste your first month of fall singing that "Wake Me Up When September Ends" song by Green Day! Come out to one of the fun-filled events here at Lomography Chicago. We've got a gallery showing, workshops, and a very special scavenger hunt (our third one to date)! Want to know more? Read on!

  • Lomography Chicago Presents: The 3rd Annual St. Patrick's Day Scavenger Hunt

    2015-02-26 #news
    Lomography Chicago Presents: The 3rd Annual St. Patrick's Day Scavenger Hunt

    For the third year in a row, we present our most exciting scavenger hunt of the year!

  • March Workshops and Events at Lomography Chicago

    2015-02-24 #news
    March Workshops and Events at Lomography Chicago

    It’s been a long and cold winter but we’re finally getting back into the swing of things here in Chicago. We’ve got a great month of events and workshops coming up, so dust off those cameras that have been sitting around all winter and let’s take some pictures together!

  • Workshop: Long Nights and Long Exposures!

    2013-10-18 #news
    Workshop: Long Nights and Long Exposures!

    It's dark and scary this season! With the sun setting earlier and earlier, we figured it was time to shed a little light on this spooky night. Come join us as we paint with lights at our beautiful gallery store!

  • Chillfest with WPB Chamber of Commerce & Chicago Summer Festivals Gallery Opening (FREE)

    2013-10-18 #news
    Chillfest with WPB Chamber of Commerce & Chicago Summer Festivals Gallery Opening (FREE)

    We're teaming up with The Wicker Park Bucktown Chamber of Commerce, Acoustic Underground, and GigityTV to bring you a whole new kind of music event! This FREE event kicks off at 2pm. Read on for more details!

  • Workshop: Dawn of the Diana Mini!

    2013-09-21 #news
    Workshop: Dawn of the Diana Mini!

    This Diana may be mini, but its images are jam-packed with analogue goodness. This is the only 35mm camera made by Lomography that shoots in square format AND half-frame! This workshop takes place on Sunday, October 13th (EXTRA SPOOKY DATE!) @ 2pm.

  • Recap: Film Photography Day Workshop & Party!

    2013-04-23 #news
    Recap: Film Photography Day Workshop & Party!

    We had an action packed day on Friday, April 12th which was FILM PHOTOGRAPHY DAY! Lomography Chicago celebrated by having a workshop about different kinds of films and then we partied our analog hearts out!

  • We're In Love With February at Lomography Chicago!

    2013-01-28 #news
    We're In Love With February at Lomography Chicago!

    We've got a lot of great events planned for Feburary, and most of them are surrounding the theme of LOVE! Check out the upcoming workshops and figure out which one you want to attend. Or why not try them all!

  • Lomography Chicago's First Sample Sale!

    written by piperrobbins on 2013-02-13 #news
    Lomography Chicago's First Sample Sale!

    Lomography Chicago is proud to announce our very first sample sale! Take advantage of these awesome deals jam packed into 1 short weekend!

  • Lomography Chicago Birthday Bash! Live Update - Part 3

    2012-12-01 #news
    Lomography Chicago Birthday Bash! Live Update - Part 3

    Our 20th birthday party is in full swing! The beers have been poured, the dancing has commenced and the picture taking is rampant! We are having a blast.

  • Lomography Chicago Birthday Bash! Live Update - Part 2

    2012-12-01 #news
    Lomography Chicago Birthday Bash! Live Update - Part 2

    The party has started! People are coming in, the beers are being passed around, we turned the speakers up, soon we'll cut the cake! We're ready to start celebrating the big 2-0!! It's not too late to come party with us, we'll be here from 5-9pm!

  • August Workshops at Lomography Chicago

    2014-07-25 #news
    August Workshops at Lomography Chicago

    We've got a great month of workshops and events planned for the month of August. The perfect way to end this beautiful summer in Chicago! So grab your cameras (or borrow from us) and let's take some pictures!

  • July Workshops at Lomography Chicago!

    2014-06-29 #news
    July Workshops at Lomography Chicago!

    We're bringing out a few of our favorite cameras this month for some special summertime workshops! Cool off in the air conditioned store while learning all about the Lomokino and Lubitel before heading out in the summer sun to capture this beautiful city!

  • Recap: Movember Charity Event with Lomography Chicago

    2013-12-19 #news
    Recap: Movember Charity Event with Lomography Chicago

    Last month we teamed up with the Chicago Beardsmen Association. Together with all of our furry friends we were able to raise over $100 to combat prostate cancer. Check out the photos after the jump!

  • Workshop: Fantastic Plastic

    2013-11-27 #news
    Workshop: Fantastic Plastic

    They're wacky, fun, and totally made of plastic! Have you ever wanted to see how to get that Lo-Fi looks without having to use some crappy filter? Come on down and we'll show you the real deal!

  • Monthly Events: Winter Bliss in December

    2013-11-27 #news
    Monthly Events: Winter Bliss in December

    The holidays are here! Time to bust out a camera to photograph everything from catching snowflakes on your tongue, to ice skating, to being accidentally left at home for the holidays TWICE (we're looking at you, McAllister family). Instead of being bored at home, come out to our cozy gallery store for some great winter activities!

  • Lomography Turns 21!

    2013-10-23 #news
    Lomography Turns 21!

    Lomography is turning 21 and we are finally of legal drinking age! Come get crunk, and celebrate 21 years of analogue joy!

  • Monthly Events: Fall into November with Lomography Chicago

    2013-10-25 #news
    Monthly Events: Fall into November with Lomography Chicago

    November is a time to sit down and think about all the wonderful things to be grateful for. We're thankful to have been open for so long, and that we can continue to provide workshops, parties, and analogue fun to our dedicated community. Did you know that Lomography turns 21 this month? Read on for full details on the party, and all of our other events this month!

  • Workshop: Take off with the Sprocket Rocket!

    2013-10-18 #news
    Workshop: Take off with the Sprocket Rocket!

    The Sprocket Rocket is a totally panoramic, out of this world experience! It's one of the few cameras on this planet that exposes all the way up to the sprocket holes, and takes stellar photos that are sure to blow your mind!

  • Recap: One-Year Anniversary Party!

    2013-10-31 #news
    Recap: One-Year Anniversary Party!

    We finally turned one-year-old! It's hard to believe so much time has passed since we opened our doors to all of you. To give thanks back to the community, we hosted our biggest party of the year filled with drinks, dancing, and our own DJ!

  • Bus Trip to the Pumpkin Patch!

    2013-09-30 #news
    Bus Trip to the Pumpkin Patch!

    We're getting outta the city once again! This time around Lomography Chicago is excited to take all of you to the famous Goebbert's Farm Pumpkin Patch. We've been planning this mini-vacation for months now, and we can't wait to leave work behind and enjoy a day outside with our favorite people; you!