Welcome back to our fifty seventh post in our ‘Tickle Your Fancy’ section. ‘Tickle Your Fancy’ includes a round-up of between three to five links to articles from around the internet that have specifically interested us during the course of the week. Ones that we feel are relevant to your interest in photography and art.
Just to explain the title for this section ‘Tickle Your Fancy’ is an English idiom and essentially means that something appeals to you and perhaps stimulates your imagination in an enthusiastic way, we felt it would make a great title for this new section of the site.
“Seattle photographer Chase Jarvis is a champion of mobile photography and a firm believer that millions if not billions of people around the world want to share pictures taken with their phones. To borrow a well-worn cliche: If only there was an app for that…”
ExoLens new PRO and PRIME lens kits enhance iPhone 7 mobile photography
Advanced features found in the new iPhone 7 camera are designed to take mobile photography to new heights, but in hopes of taking it even higher, ExoLens is launching ExoLens PRO and ExoLens PRIME, two new lines of external lenses, each targeting a different consumer with products rolling out starting this December.
“We are very excited to launch the high-performance ranges of PRO and PRIME iPhone lenses,” says John Fellowes, Chief Executive Officer of Fellowes Brands, which acquired ExoLens in 2014. “The new product lines signify an expanded brand strategy for ExoLens, which will now reach mobile photographers of all levels.”
A Peek Inside Instagram’s Fancy New Headquarters Inspired by the App
“After almost six years and a nearly 1 billion dollar acquisition, Instagram HQ has finally relocated to a space that was designed to reflect the sensibility and soul of the photo sharing app itself…”
Photo Credit: Christophe Wu
Lonely Planet’s Guide to Travel Photography, 5th Edition
“The best-selling Lonely Planet’s Guide to Travel Photography is written by internationally renowned travel photographer Richard I’Anson. He shares his wealth of experience and knowledge about travel photography in this jargon-free guide to taking better photographs”.
A revealing look inside photographer Juergen Teller’s new London Studio
“Juergen Teller, photography’s enfant terrible and the mastermind behind some of contemporary fashion’s most iconic ad campaigns, likes to have fun, whether it’s behind the camera or in front of it. He even manages to make typically staid architectural photography look awfully exciting—by posing naked, perched on a donkey inside an otherwise empty room…’
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