Around the World in Analogue: Iran


“Around the World in Analogue” is your bite-size guide to the most amazing travel destinations across the globe, as documented by the members of the Lomography community. Today, JC Gratila (@antiox) uncovers the mystique of four cities in Iran.

Name: JC Gratila
LomoHome: @antiox
Instagram: jc_mono, jc_kolor
Camera: LC-Wide
Film: Kodak Elite Chrome EB 100 (Expired)
Location: Iran (Tehran, Isfahan, Shiraz, and Ya)

It started when someone shared the news about AirAsia opening direct flights from Singapore to Tehran, Iran on the Singapore CouchSurfing Facebook group. I looked it up on the AirAsia website right away and was surprised at how cheap the return trip is. Countries in the Middle East have always fascinated me but I have never been to one before. I took this as an opportunity to experience it, so I booked the flight.

In a span of two weeks, I managed to travel to four cities in Iran—Tehran, Isfahan, Shiraz, and Yazd—through long bus rides. This country was unexpectedly beautiful, charming, and full of character, with friendly and hospitable people.

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2016-12-09 #places #lomohome #around-the-world-in-analogue


  1. montagu
    montagu ·


  2. fragakis_p
    fragakis_p ·

    great article!

  3. lomodesbro
    lomodesbro ·

    well done

  4. icequeenubia
    icequeenubia ·

    Thank you @antiox!!! :)

  5. antiox
    antiox ·

    Thanks @lomography and @icequeenubia for the feature :)

  6. lofnikolas
    lofnikolas ·


  7. wil6ka
    wil6ka ·

    loves it!

  8. trinidades
    trinidades ·


  9. fotolomocy
    fotolomocy ·

    amazing shots from Iran

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