Welcome to TheAppWhisperer’s new section, “what apps are we using this month” series, where we discover which apps you are particularly enjoying. Kicking us off is non-other than Award Winning Mobile Photographer, Jane Schultz.
Please tell us, Jane: what apps did you use this month?
My go to apps are Procreate and Juxtaposer. I use them to compose, paint on, and texture images. I don’t stop at these two, usually using 5-10 apps on an image. Depending on the image, you might see touches of these apps, including Mextures, Infinicam, SlowShutter, or iColorama. In addition, many of my images are touched up or blended using Image Blender, FilterStorm, or Touch Retouch, among others.
What did you particularly like about the apps?
Procreate gives me endless possibilities. When I “need something new”, I experiment with new brushes or create my own, and sometimes build texture libraries. I find that each app that I use allows me to do certain edits especially well, and I take full advantage of that.
Where do you live?
Eastern Pennsylvania, in the United States.
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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.
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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@example.com