Welcome to our very exciting interview column on theappwhisperer.com. This section entitled “A Day in the Life of…” is where we take a look at some hugely influential, interesting and accomplished individuals in the mobile photography and art world… people that we think you will love to learn more about. This is our 121st instalment of the series. If you have missed our previous interviews, please go here.
Today we are featuring Gerry Coe, an Internationally acclaimed Fine Art Photographer, working in Northern Ireland known for both his Award winning iPhone Art Images and his Fine Art Portraiture.
Coe has been awarded a Fellowship of each of the four main photographic organisations The British Institue of Professional Photographers (BIPP), Master Photographers Association, Royal Photographic Society and the Society of Wedding and Portrait Photographers and he has just recently received his Second Fellowship from the BIPP for his much acclaimed iPhone Photography images. This is the first time anyone, anywhere has achieved a Fellowship in iPhone or Mobile Photography. He is the first Double Fellow of the BIPP in Ireland and one of a very small group of double Fellows worldwide.
Coe has also been awarded by the BIPP “The Peter Grugeon Award” for best fellowship Panel of the year 2012, for his panel of iPhone images. This is actually the second time Gerry has received “The Peter Grugeon Award” for best Fellowship Panel of the year, and it is the first time anyone has been awarded it twice.
We could not wait to find out more about Gerry Coe, we are sure you will love this interview, at the end of this article you will find links to the various apps used to create each image that we have included below.