SHOOT DA HOOD Analogue Photo Challenges


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Feb 18, 2011
This is a challenge from the hood from one photographer to another!

Push your creativity with us in a series of photo challenges in our heartland lomowalks. Learn more about the worn districts of our tiny island led by our friendly guides who will share interesting nuggets of the hood and show you interesting sights in the vicinity. We’ll be giving you a challenge to complete at each walk and best photo win attractive prizes from us!

Think you have what it takes? Sign up now!

Glam Smile @ Kampong Glam
Date: 18 May (Sun)
Start point: Malay Heritage Centre, Istana Kampong Glam
Time: 3.30pm - 6 pm
Guide: Muhamad Haiz Shamsudin

Capture the smiles of the ‘glam’ peeps in a Malay-Arabic district, known for its rich heritage and neighbourly spirit. What used to be a ghetto in the 1800s has now flourished into this amazing mix of culture, food and colourful people.

Best Smile wins:
La Sardina without flash (worth $99)

Extreme Tea Sipping @ Toa Payoh
Date: 24 May (Sat)
Start point: Toa Payoh bus interchange, outside Goldheart Jewellery store
Time: 1pm – 3.30 pm
Guide: Darren Ong

Sip tea in the most extreme situation and make the Queen envious. A teacup will be provided as you scour the nooks of Toa Payoh to make your tea-sipping as ridiculous looking as possible.

Most Extreme Tea Sipper wins:
Diana Mini (worth $95)

Levitation @ Tiong Bahru
Date: 31 May (Sat)
Start point: Tiong Bahru Central Plaza, open area outside UOB
Time: 3.30pm - 6pm
Guide: Fida Amran

Be the ghost of the scandalous past by floating/exploring the chic, retrolicious streets of Tiong Bahru (New Cemetery) that was once filled with graveyards, mistress dens and upper class housing estate! Capture yourself (or your friends) levitating in the most creative and humanly impossible way to qualify!

Best Levitation wins:
Konstruktor SuperKit (worth $99)


Attend all 3 challenges and receive a surprise gift packs from us!

How to join the challenge?
- Pick a hood by email to with your name, contact no., and title of the challenge. Let us know if you have your own camera.
- Don’t own a camera? Loan one from us with only $20 (inclusive of a roll of film). We would suggest you to join our workshop prior to the challenge on that day. Details will be advised when you RSVP.

- Open to all types of analogue cameras and films.
- Submit your best photos to before 8 June 2014 with your name, contact no., and challenge title.
- No limit on number of photo submission.
- Only photo taken on the challenge day and venue will be accepted.
- Result will be announced on Lomography Embassy Singapore Facebook page on 16 June 2014.

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