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    blog imageTo celebrate the 20th anniversary of Lomography, top publishers Thames and Hudson have given us two great Lomo cameras and two Lomo Life books to give away to two lucky winners. Here's a bit of explanation from the book:

    "Attention attention! In November 2012, the worlds coolest camera brand celebrates its 20th anniversary with the publication of this official two-volume slipcased title. Book I features specially commissioned photography showing off all cameras in the vast Lomography range, including every limited edition and the best one-offs ever made. Book II traces the story of the last 20 years of Lomography, as seen through the wonderful and varied world of Lomo lenses. Anecdotes and recollections relate the stuff of Lomo legend. Chronologically organized and featuring the very best photographic material from the 1.5 million-strong Lomography community, this volume is a snapshot of every corner of the lomographic world. This is an absolute must-have package for designers, photographers and hipsters the world over. The future is analogue!"

    The prize: Two lucky winners! A Lomo Diana F+ in Yellow & a copy of Lomo Life!

    Just answer the simple question below by Friday 21st December to be in with a chance to win!

    Update -- winners: René Wanders and Karolina Berkell-Kirk

    Competition now closed

    Posted by Adam Adam

    Categories: Thames and Hudson, prize, competition, Lomography, Lomo, Lomo life

    Lomo life

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    1. 1. No purchase necessary. Proof of entering is not proof of receipt of entry.

      2. To be eligible, entries must be received on or before the competition closing date. All entries shall become the property of The Book Depository, and their directors, officers, representatives, advertising and promotional agencies are not responsible for contacting or forwarding prizes to entrants who provide unclear or incomplete information or for entries lost, misdirected, delayed or destroyed.

      3. The competition is open to all. Parents/guardians must submit the entry for those under the age of 16. Images must not contain photographs of minors without an adult's consent.

      4. The prize winner will be decided by The Book Depository. The Book Depository will not enter into correspondence about the choice of winner.

      5. The competition ends as specified on the competition page -- no entry received after that time will be considered. The winner will be announced as specified on the competition page. There is one prize

      6. The promoter reserves the right to amend the specification of the prize or offer an alternative prize of equal or greater value.

      7. The prize winner will be notified by telephone/email. If the selected entrant does not meet all of the contract conditions, another entrant will be selected from the remaining eligible entries.

      8. The competitions are not open to employees of The Book Depository and their sponsors or their immediate families.

      9. By entering the contest, entrants, consent to the use of their names, city of residence, photograph and/or image for publicity purposes in all media carried out by The Book Depository, without payment or compensation.

      10. The decisions of the contest judges are final. The prize must be accepted as awarded.

      11. The right is reserved to terminate or withdraw this contest at any time.

      12. All entries become the property of The Book Depository, who assume no responsibility for lost, stolen, delayed, damaged or misdirected entries or for any failure of the website during the promotional period, for any problems or technical malfunction of any telephone network or lines, computer online systems, servers, access providers, computer equipment, software, failure of any email or entry to be received by The Book Depository on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or any website, or any combination thereof including any injury or damage to an entrant's or any other person's computer related to or resulting from playing or downloading any material in the promotion. The Book Depository reserve the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel or suspend the email portion of this contest should a virus or bug or other cause beyond the reasonable control of The Book Depository corrupt the security or proper administration of the contest. Any attempt to deliberately damage any website or undermine the legitimate operation of this promotion is a violation of criminal and civil laws, and should such an attempt be made, The Book Depository reserve the right to seek remedies and damages to the fullest extent permitted by law, including criminal prosecution. Entries are subject to verification and will be declared invalid if they are illegible, mechanically reproduced, mutilated, forged, falsified, altered or tampered within any way. Entrants agree to abide by the Contest Rules and the decisions of the independent judging panel, which are final.

      13. Entries must be submitted by the named entrant (or their parent/guardian for children aged 16 or under) and will be invalid if found to come from a third party. Multiple entries from a single source (e.g 'competition entry' website/company) will be disqualified.

      14. For name/county of prize winner, please send a stamped addressed envelope marked The Book Depository, Royal Albert House, Sheet Street, Windsor, SL4 1BE. No entries should be sent to this address.

      15. Entry to the competition is conditional on acceptance of these terms and conditions.

      16. The email address and phone number you provide to enter the competition will be used by us to contact you if necessary, and will not be shared with other companies. The Book Depository will only use your email address in compliance with the provisions of the Data Protection Act 1998 and in accordance with our privacy policy.

      17. The Promoters have organised these prize draws in good faith and do not accept liability relating to the prize.

    Comments

    1. Amberlee Hong's avatar Amberlee Hong

      Using Lomography cameras creates such a sense of nostalgia. I do not have a Diana yet but am always expanding my collection of cameras. You have all the digital apps which replicate the lomo effects but it is just not the same. Nothing beats the feeling of taking a picture on the fly and having to wait until the film is developed to see the finished results. I would encourage everyone to discover the magic of lomo. Do it...now..! :)

      Posted Sat, 08 Dec 2012 06:22
    2. Kirsten Masefield's avatar Kirsten Masefield

      My son would LOVE this! He loves taking photos with my phone and really wants a camera, this would be amazing :)

      Posted Fri, 07 Dec 2012 22:35
    3. Dagnis Abols's avatar Dagnis Abols

      Cool!

      Posted Fri, 07 Dec 2012 21:36
    4. Mushroom's avatar Mushroom

      I've entered just for fun but sincerely hope someone who really wants this wins! GOOD LUCK PEEPS! :-)

      Posted Fri, 07 Dec 2012 18:29
    5. Frederick Nicholls's avatar Frederick Nicholls

      what a great prize smashing

      Posted Fri, 07 Dec 2012 17:14
    6. ifi onianwa's avatar ifi onianwa

      Oh to win a giveaway.

      Posted Fri, 07 Dec 2012 15:22
    7. MunYee's avatar MunYee

      This is lovely, what a wonderful way to celebrate Xmas. Have fun and good luck everyone! :)

      Posted Fri, 07 Dec 2012 13:32
    8. Eli pamies's avatar Eli pamies

      Best christmas present ever!!!!!!!!! fingers crossed

      Posted Fri, 07 Dec 2012 12:29
    9. Annette Clark's avatar Annette Clark

      After the day I've had - it's got to be mine!!

      Posted Fri, 07 Dec 2012 12:19
    10. Christine's avatar Christine

      oooohhh lovely prize :-)

      Posted Fri, 07 Dec 2012 12:14
    11. Alison McWilliams's avatar Alison McWilliams

      I never win anything. This would be a truly wonderful way to break my duck.

      Posted Fri, 07 Dec 2012 12:12
    12. Roberto Gonzalez's avatar Roberto Gonzalez

      Really nice! Good luck everyone!

      Posted Fri, 07 Dec 2012 12:05
    13. Mrs Susan L Monks's avatar Mrs Susan L Monks

      That would really make my Christmas special, to win a fabulous prize like this one.

      Posted Fri, 07 Dec 2012 12:05
    14. Rijad Salkanovic's avatar Rijad Salkanovic

      Seems like an awesome book :) & I always wanted an LOMO camera. Analog photography is the best !

      Posted Fri, 07 Dec 2012 10:54
    15. Berit Bornecrantz Dias's avatar Berit Bornecrantz Dias

      Something really special for my son who has taken amazing photoes with his mobile and keeps asking me for a camera. Maybe we are lucky :-)! Happy Christmas to Book Depository for such quality offers!

      Posted Fri, 07 Dec 2012 09:26
    16. Kevin Standish's avatar Kevin Standish

      Great camera... My nephew would love it as Xmas present... Brilliant photographer aged 8

      Posted Fri, 07 Dec 2012 07:28
    17. iman awang's avatar iman awang

      is it normal not to get any email notifications?

      Posted Fri, 07 Dec 2012 05:12
    18. Sarah blunt's avatar Sarah blunt

      Wow would love to win this little beauty!

      Posted Fri, 07 Dec 2012 02:14
    19. Gayle Cooper's avatar Gayle Cooper

      haha. i use lomo-ish as an effect for my pictures on picasa because it's so cool. a real lomo camera would be amazing!!! thanks for the chance to try to win one!

      Posted Thu, 06 Dec 2012 22:54
    20. serfortex's avatar serfortex

      I want it, I need it

      Posted Thu, 06 Dec 2012 22:37
    21. malmostosa's avatar malmostosa

      this would be a great gift! love it.

      Posted Thu, 06 Dec 2012 22:24
    22. Claudia Alayon's avatar Claudia Alayon

      Looking forward for this!

      Posted Thu, 06 Dec 2012 21:49
    23. Ioannis Drakos's avatar Ioannis Drakos

      What a glorious competition! Fingers crossed, now!

      Posted Thu, 06 Dec 2012 21:47
    24. David Fairs's avatar David Fairs

      Pick me!!

      Posted Thu, 06 Dec 2012 21:43
    25. kid coyote's avatar kid coyote

      stoked!

      Posted Thu, 06 Dec 2012 21:42

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