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Mobile Photography & Art Flickr/Instagram Showcase – 5 July 2020

Mobile photography and art has a way of forming, shaping and holding in front of our eyes something we feel inside. It’s about storytelling, enabling viewers to develop a narrative of their lives and relate to their own experiences, in a new way. And, it is for this reason that I have curated and published this weeks showcase. Having spent Friday afternoon in hospital for surgery and suffering pain since, unable to sleep, unable to turn, unable to get out of bed, I wasn’t convinced I would be able to put on this show. However, I turned to my mainstay, culture as a cure. And what a great healer it is, whilst artists mindfully create, freeing their minds, being taken away, for the viewer it allows one to redefine success. So, thank you to all who have not only helped me this week but everyone who happens upon their work.

Karen Axelrad, Jun Yamaguchi, Paul Toussaint, Deborah McMillion, Louise Whiting, wawa, Catherine Caddigan, boirisbschulz2009, Francesco Sambati, Lorenka Campos, Rita Colantonio, Clint Cline, Sina, p.a. hamel, Jne Schultz, Phil Harris, Gianluca Ricoveri, Jill Lian, Tomaso Belloni, Andy Alexandre, soul_engine, Rejane Rubino, @one_two_bucklemyshoe, draman,, @psychephone – Robin Cohen, Roberta Mitchell, @klimtt – M. Cecilia Sao Thiago, @pause.and.breathe – Susan Latty, @sodium_light – Jenny Pieters, Manuela Matos Monteiro, Anca Balaj, Jennifer Graham, @mitrydate, @rosiekimages, Marsha Estes, @withflowersinherphone, Fiona Christian, @kareni, Eliza Badoiu, @berleyart, @maviemobileart.

If you would like your work to be considered for entry in to our weekly Mobile Photography and Art Flickr Group, please submit it to our dedicated group, here. You can also submit images to our Instagram tag for this section #theappwhisperer.

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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: [email protected]