Rawr! Chinese New Year is coming, and 2012 is the year of the Dragon. Let’s enter this epic year with a legendary rumble for all things dragon!
This is the stuff great stories are made of. We invite all Lomographers to whip up some mythical magic with your camera and shoot anything and everything to do with dragons!
Go wild with your imagination – not only can you peel your eyes for dragon symbols all around you, but what do dragons represent? Dragon lady? Girl with the Dragon Tattoo? Dragonball?! Let’s see how creative we can get!
For this rumble, we will pick 8 lucky winners, as 8 is the luckiest number in Chinese culture!
Photo Upload Rules:
Film/Camera Type: Any analogue photo not digitally enhanced or manipulated.
Prize: 1st prize 10 Piggies, 7 runner ups of 5 Piggies each
Upload Limit: 10 Photos
Minimum Photo Dimensions: Submissions must be at least 768px in either width or height.
Meta data must be completed (camera, film, location & 3 tags)
Get set, ready, rumble! Happy Chinese New Year everyone!
We’re fizzing with excitement to introduce our latest Kickstarter project: the Lomo’Instant Square. We’re talking about the world’s first analogue camera to produce square-format Instax pictures. It features a 95mm glass lens for super sharp photos, an advanced automatic mode that takes care of exposure, all of Lomography’s signature creative features — and a compact, foldable design. The Lomo’Instant Square has launched on Kickstarter. Come join the fun and back us on Kickstarter now to save up to 35% on the planned retail price, and scoop all sorts of extra treats. Be sure to snatch up the deals before they run out. Be there and be square!
In Chinese tradition, there is no festival more important than the Lunar New Year! Lomography's line of instant cameras come in a variety of film formats, with automatic and manual operation and lots of creative features to make documenting your Chinese New Year even more special.
Brian May is famous for being the legendary guitarist and songwriter with rock group Queen. But dig a little deeper and you’ll discover that Brian is fanatical about stereo photography. He talked to us about his passion for this medium and shared some photographs from his new book "Queen in 3-D".
Joining the roster of legendary LomoGurus is France-based film photographer and osteologist La Fille Renne. She has only been in the community for four years but she already made a mark with her evocative and feminine portraits.
Tatiana is a gifted young Italian photographer: she manages to envelop her subjects in an innocent atomsphere which invites the viewer to enter barefoot and gently into her inner world. Let's have a look at her pictures taken with the New Petzval 85.
Mitchell Wojcik is based in Brooklyn, New York. He likes "Ghostbusters, and to make whatever comes to mind and document my life as I go." He used to put a lot of thought into things, but now prefers to have fun and not think about it at all. Hmm, sounds like a perfect match for the Lomo'Instant Automat Glass!
This is the season to fall in love with portraits! We partnered with our friends at Casetify for a #SlayThePortrait Photo Competition. Enter to win $2000 worth of tech goodies, including Petzval 85 Art Lens!
Today, we gain altitude with Ben Nardini, director of photography and pilot of drone for Almo film production. Passionate about image, whether static or moving, Ben meets the LC-Wide in the LGS in New York. He is taking this little analogue camera everywhere ever since, even when the good fellow leaves for Alaska. Let's go for a special meeting "from the top"!
We're delighted to announce a brand new competition in partnership with Sydney's Oxford Art Factory. The prizes include tickets to see Band of Skulls and Mansionair live and some signature Lomography cameras. Read on to see how you can enter!