Lomography and Phototuts+ have joined forces to bring you a photo competition that will bring out your true photography skills. We would like to present the Portraits of Summer competition! Just follow one of the two tutorials and submit your photos. Check out more information after the jump!
The Lomographic Society International is a globally active organization dedicated to experimental and creative snapshot photography. Boasting over a half-million members across the world, the concept of Lomography encompasses an interactive, vivid, blurred and crazy way of life.
Through their constantly expanding selection of innovative cameras and photographic accessories, they promote analog photography as a creative approach to communicate, absorb, and capture the world.
A Visit to the Lomography Gallery Store in New York City
In preparation for this contest, I visited the Lomography Gallery Store in Manhattan to check out the store and their world famous LomoLab! I met with the LomoLab Manager and he showed us how he develops our film.
Want to learn how to submit your photos? It’s actually pretty easy. Follow either of the two following tutorials below and then submit your best results! You can try both tutorials if you like!
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- A Step-by-Step Guide to Shooting a Natural Light Headshots
Use your trusty film camera to execute the tutorial. Then you’ll upload those images to Lomography.com. It’s as simple as that!
Enter the contest HERE.
Keep in mind that this is film photography contest, so images made with digital cameras will not be considered.
The winners of the contest will be chosen by both Phototuts+ and Lomography.com. The deadline for submission is September 14th. Prizes will be awarded to the top three entries.
- First Place: Any La Sardina & Flash Beach Edition of your choice, a one-year Premium membership to Phototuts+.
- Second Place: Any La Sardina Beach Edition of your choice, a six-month Premium membership to Phototuts+.
- Third Place: 10 Lomography Piggy Points, a three-month Premium membership to Phototuts+.