TheAppWhisperer and the World Photography Organisation Partner Up with $25,000 Prize Money
I am delighted to announce that TheAppWhisperer and the World Photography Organisation have partnered up for the 2023 photography competition including a top prize of $25,000. Created by the World Photography Organisation, the Sony World Photography Awards are regarded as one of the world’s most prestigious photography competitions by elevating photographers’ careers – from established to emerging – since it started 16 years ago. The Sony World Photography Awards is the leading competition for photographers and artists working in photography. Made up of four competitions (Professional, Open, Student and Youth), all entries are free and the top prize is $25,000. Later this week, I will be detailing how TheAppWhisperer community can benefit from this…
Mobile Symphonies Online Exhibition and Gallery Announced
We are delighted to announce the launch of our Mobile Symphonies Online Exhibition and Gallery today. This is the culmination following our original call for entries to the Mobile Symphonies Competition announced in late May 2020. This competition was focused on the influence music has upon mobile artists works. We had an overwhelming volume of entries and after much debate the winners were announced in mid September 2020. The jurors involved with this competition included Peter Wilkin, Jane Schultz, Lorenka Campos, Clint Cline and myself. The twelve winning works were awarded to Armineh Hovanesian, Carlos Paz, Carol Wiebe, Dale Bradshaw Botha, James Ellis, Joyce Harkin, Kathleen Magner Rios, M. Cecilia…
vivo and ZEISS Enter Global Partnership for Mobile Imaging
We are very excited to announce under strategic collaboration, vivo and ZEISS will co-engineer an imaging system for vivo’s premium smartphones, starting with the upcoming vivo X60 series. In addition, the companies have unveiled plans to establish a joint R&D programme – vivo ZEISS Imaging Lab – and will launch a “vivo ZEISS Master Photography” campaign.
Call for Entries – National Association of Digital Artists
We are proud to sponsor the National Association of Digital Artists competition ‘Images of Resilience’. This is an international fundraising competition created to offer support to one of mobile arts most astounding artists, Meri Walker, aka iPhoneArtGirl. During September of this year, Walker lost her home and entire contents as seas of fire tore throughout her residence and land in Talent, Oregon, United States. This competition will see the entire proceeds gifted to Meri Walker in order to help her to rebuild her life. There is also a gofundme campaign and you can view it here. The theme for this competition is Resilience and we have detailed the competition categories below.…
Huawei NEXT-IMAGE Awards: Winning entries capture stories through the lens
After 114 days of photography, submissions and judging, the Huawei NEXT-IMAGE Awards have crowned their winners. This year’s wins come especially well earned as Huawei received a record-breaking number of submissions, with participants from over 120 countries and regions submitting more than 1.19 million incredible entries. With entries up 128 percent since last year’s contest, 2020’s Huawei NEXT-IMAGE Awards was one of the world’s most popular and influential photography competitions. Winners were chosen from across six categories, with three Grand Prize winners, 15 category winners, 50 runners-up and five Honourable Mentions being awarded. Each Grand Prize winner was given up to $10,000 from the NEXT-IMAGE creation fund, while category winners…
Mobile Symphonies Exhibition – Special Awards Announced!
We are very excited today to announce the Special Awards of the Mobile Symphonies Exhibition. We have three categories and these include the Gold Record Award representing our Best in Show ~ this image gained the majority of votes from our esteemed jury. The second award is Best Pairing awarded to the image that most closely matches the chosen song, music or album. Finally, the third award is entitled Best Score and the criteria is based on the originality, creativity and composition of the image. The three winners are! GOLD RECORD – Sarah Bichachi for ‘Blackbird’ BEST PAIRING – M. Cecilia São Thiago for ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ BEST SCORE – Armineh…
Mobile Movies – Smartphone Film Competition supported by Sony with Huge $/£ Prize
This competition is supported by Sony Mobile Communications Inc., which produces smartphone Xperia™ (Sony Mobile). It aims to expand the creator’s range of expression and opportunities for challenges. We support the creation of filmmaking creativity unique to smartphones. This is a free to enter competition. The submission period is August 1, 2020 – January 31, 2021. The prize is 600,000 Japanese Yen, which converts (today) to $5,680.00 or £4,338.00 Eligibiity and entry details are below:
Mobile Symphonies Exhibition – Call for Entries – Reminder!
TheAppWhisperer.com, together with Jane Schultz and Peter Wilkin from Edit From The Soul and @ig_artistry, are thrilled to launch a joint Call to Exhibit – we can’t wait to see your entries – hurry don’t miss the deadline! The Theme: Mobile Symphonies There is no doubt that Music can inspire the art that we create. It can touch us deeply, stir our emotions and tap into parts of us that words alone cannot reach. In a matter of seconds it can draw us in and completely change our mood with its rhythms, colours, shapes, textures, and tones. For many mobile artists their artistic practice hovers on the borderline of painting,…
Mobile Symphonies Exhibition – Call for Entries
TheAppWhisperer.com, together with Jane Schultz and Peter Wilkin from Edit From The Soul and @ig_artistry, are thrilled to launch a joint Call to Exhibit. The Theme: Mobile Symphonies There is no doubt that Music can inspire the art that we create. It can touch us deeply, stir our emotions and tap into parts of us that words alone cannot reach. In a matter of seconds it can draw us in and completely change our mood with its rhythms, colours, shapes, textures, and tones. For many mobile artists their artistic practice hovers on the borderline of painting, photography and music. This paradox relates to the sublime, the experienced greatness of something.…
Finalists of the MObgraphia Mobile Photo Festival in Brazil To Be Revealed Tomorrow!
It was such an honour to judge this years MObgraphia Mobile Photo Festival in Brazil. As always, the images submitted were stunning and it took me considerable time to select the finalists. I am delighted to inform you that tomorrow 15th May 2020 at 7 pm Brazilian time. all the finalist’s and winners of each category will be announced. There will be a live broadcast on YouTube at the Museum of Image and sound in Sāo Paulo, Brazil. Tune in to the live broadcast here. The time differences for your area are: New York – 1800 hrs, London – 2300 hrs, Los Angeles 1500 hrs, Tokyo 0700 hrs, Paris 0000…