The excitement of having to get your photos developed, the anticipation, the wait – skimming through your prints in a coffee shop on the way home; you just do not get this with Digital. You may be wondering what the Hell Lomography is: It began with a fateful encounter in the early 1990s, when a group of students in Vienna, Austria, stumbled upon the Lomo Kompakt Automat (LC-A) – a small, enigmatic Russian camera. Mindlessly taking shots from the hip, and sometimes looking through the viewfinder, they were astounded with the mindblowing photos that it produced – the colours were vibrant, with deep saturation and vignettes that framed the shot – it was nothing like they had seen before! Upon returning home, friends wanted their own Lomo LC-A, igniting a new style of artistic experimental photography that we now know as Lomography!
I batch uploaded all of the prints that came out of the LC-A to Flickr,
click here to have a peek.