Richard Gray Joins The App Whisperer As A New Columnist

We’re delighted to welcome Richard Gray as our new columnist to Richard is a very qualified mobile photographer and we are very pleased to have him.

Richard describes himself as a ‘zealous and eclectic mobile photographer’. His photos have been published by various global publications including The Metro, The Evening Standard and A keen observer of what is good and what is not in the iPhoneography world, he has written extensively for publications around the world and on his blog

He recently wrote the mobile photography section of The Guardian’s Photography Supplement (due to be published November 17). He teaches a course at The Photographers Gallery and Kensington and Chelsea College, a Masterclass at The Guardian and has given talks and presentations throughout the world. He is also a judge on this year’s Mobile Photo Awards and is currently curating an exhibition of work by 20 iPhoneography students from his course. He is also a professional music photographer ( and is @rugfoot on Instagram, Twitter and flickr.”

Richard’s new column on will be entitled ‘Gray’s Anatomy’ with a play on the spelling of course. This will be a humorous mobile photography column and will be published each Friday, giving you a great start to the weekend.

Please join us by welcoming Richard to theappwhisperer family, welcome Richard.  We have just published Richard’s first article, go here to read it.




Joanne Carter, creator of the world’s most popular mobile photography and art website—— TheAppWhisperer platform has been a pivotal cyberspace for mobile artists of all abilities to learn about, to explore, to celebrate and to share mobile artworks. Joanne’s compassion, inclusivity, and humility are hallmarks in all that she does, and is particularly evident in the platform she has built. In her words, “We all have the potential to remove ourselves from the centre of any circle and to expand a sphere of compassion outward; to include everyone interested in mobile art, ensuring every artist is within reach”, she has said. Promotion of mobile artists and the art form as a primary medium in today’s art world, has become her life’s focus. She has presented lectures bolstering mobile artists and their art from as far away as the Museum of Art in Seoul, South Korea to closer to her home in the UK at Focus on Imaging. Her experience as a jurist for mobile art competitions includes: Portugal, Canada, US, S Korea, UK and Italy. And her travels pioneering the breadth of mobile art includes key events in: Frankfurt, Naples, Amalfi Coast, Paris, Brazil, London. Pioneering the world’s first mobile art online gallery - has extended her reach even further, shipping from London, UK to clients in the US, Europe and The Far East to a global group of collectors looking for exclusive art to hang in their homes and offices. The online gallery specialises in prints for discerning collectors of unique, previously unseen signed limited edition art. Her journey towards becoming The App Whisperer, includes (but is not limited to) working for a paparazzi photo agency for several years and as a deputy editor for a photo print magazine. Her own freelance photographic journalistic work is also widely acclaimed. She has been published extensively both within the UK and the US in national and international titles. These include The Times, The Sunday Times, The Guardian, Popular Photography & Imaging, dpreview, NikonPro, Which? and more recently with the BBC as a Contributor, Columnist at Vogue Italia and Contributing Editor at LensCulture. Her professional photography has also been widely exhibited throughout Europe, including Italy, Portugal and the UK. She is currently writing several books, all related to mobile art and is always open to requests for new commissions for either writing or photography projects or a combination of both. Please contact her at: