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Phototuts+ and Partner Up for a Contest!

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Today, we're announcing a great new partnership! and Phototuts+ will be joining forces once a month to bring you the best in film photography tips, tricks and tutorials. To celebrate, we're launching the first collaborative contest open to all Phototuts+ and readers. Just wait until you hear about the prizes.

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.

Photo by maximum_b

The Contest

Today, we're also launching the first (hopefully of many) contests. In order to enter, you'll need to find a Phototuts+ tutorial that you like. Use your trusty film camera to execute the tutorial. Then you'll upload those images to It's as simple as that!

Enter the contest here.

To upload your images to, you'll need to join the community. For information about that, visit this page. To learn how to submit to their contests, follow these instructions.

Keep in mind that this is film photography contest, so images made with digital cameras will not be considered.

Photo by mafiosa

Tutorial Suggestions

You're free to use any of the tutorials here on Phototuts+ to create your contest entries, but here are a few tutorials that might work well:

The Winners

The winners of the contest will be chosen by both Phototuts+ and We will announced the winners on August 22. Prizes will be awarded to the top three entries.

  • First Place: Spinner 360° camera, a one-year Premium membership to Phototuts+ and $40 in Marketplace credit.
  • Second Place: Diana Mini, a six-month Premium membership to Phototuts+ and $40 in Marketplace credit.
  • Third Place: 20 Lomography Piggy Points, $40 in Marketplace credit.

Enter now!

Preview photo by mephisto19

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