A Tribute to 25 Years of Lomography with my LomoWall in Como


It was Thursday (November 2) morning and I gathered the photos from six countries (Italy, Slovenia, Haiti, Dominica, South Korea and Iceland) for my Lomowall, that I printed a few days before. My intention was to build the Lomowall on November 6th, but considering the very bad weather forecasts, I preferred to anticipate before the weekend.

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The Lomowall is located in the old town of Como, in Via Diaz 31, a pedestrian area frequented by tourists and citizens. I used a double-sided adhesive tape to fix my 10x15 cm images on a plastic panel and hung it out of my trusted photo shop "Foto Express" (many thanks for their help and hospitality!). I realized a "dynamic" wall; in fact, I kept aside a few dozen photos that I can swap with those I've installed, so I can refresh my wall daily!

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Shortly after noon I finished the job. Also hanging was the Lomography's leaflet describing this beautiful project:

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We celebrated the beginning of the exhibition with a feast of pastries inside the shop!

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The photos in this article were taken by me and my shop-owners friends, using my LomoInstant Glass Ten and One Winners Edition!

Lomo On!

written by sirio174 on 2017-11-12 #culture #places #lomowall #photos #italy #25th-anniversary #como #regular-contributor #via-diaz
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  1. mtsteve
    mtsteve ·

    It's awesome to see all these lomowalls of all shapes and sizes!

  2. robertquietphotographer
    robertquietphotographer ·

    Bravo! Beautiful! And great idea to refresh it! Lomo is dynamic :-)

  3. virtualsky
    virtualsky ·

    This is simply wonderful. Congratulations!

  4. chawisa
    chawisa ·

    Wow cool How long will you exhibit your lomowall?

  5. sirio174
    sirio174 ·

    Depends of weather conditions. Maybe another week is sure!

  6. polaroidlove
    polaroidlove ·

    Well done @sirio174!

  7. an4
    an4 ·

    Sehr schön, good idea.

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