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iPhoneography: Faved on Flickr 12.12.10

Submitted by on December 12, 2010 – 3:32 am 18 Comments
Not Again

Not Again by Nacho Cordova

This week, I’m pleased to present a strong collection of powerful images.

Every Sunday, we present Faved on Flickr — a small number of the outstanding  images that were posted to the Life In LoFi group on Flickr recently.

Click through for more of this week’s faves. >>>

This week’s striking lead image by Nacho Cordova, “Not Again” is outstanding in composition, texture and processing. I think ©arlein’s work is brilliant in its grittiness and her “got my mojo working” is another brilliant example of her work. I love the story and the playfulness of Kimb0lene’s “Oops! Someone ate the biscuits!” I love Jose Chavarry’s work and I’m very glad he’s shared his warm and very personal “Souls” — it’s an awesome capture of a found moment. I love the cold color and stark lines of “Cubist chair” by Anders Uddeskog. The outstanding color and high contrast of “joe’s sneakers, brillante diez” by Amy McGrath make the photo an interesting shoe shot, which is in stark contrast to Jamie Pachomski’s moody and darker “Pair.” Rober Herold’s “Nowhere Man” is as much a tribute to the classic Beatles track as it is a striking photo. The viewer’s eye is drawn straight to the subject and then shot out of frame by the over the shoulder look in Max Berkowitz’ “Distracted” — a photo finished with perfect processing.

I’m really pleased that there are a lot of new contributors to this week’s Faved. Red Kiwi Photography didn’t share their real name on Flickr, but they contributed several awesome works to the group this week. Their “09 Dec 2010 LoVE” is a simple yet powerful and visually striking photo for me. There is a beautiful sadness to Bryan Pahia’s left behind — a great balance of composition, processing and mood. I love sparkyluck’s contrast in processing, combining Percolator and ShakeIt Photo apps to create a colorful and interesting abstract.

Every Sunday, I usually select and post about a dozen images from Life In LoFi’s Flickr group to be featured on the blog. This week, there were just too many outstanding images to limit to a dozen — enjoy the extras. Links go directly to each iPhoneographer’s Flickr photostream. If you like what you see, please click and check out their other work.

For your chance to be seen, all you have to do is be a member of the group, post, and keep adding great images. If you haven’t joined yet, here’s the link to Life In LoFi on Flickr. Then, check back here every Sunday. We’ll have a dozen more next week.

I hope you enjoy this week’s selections and kudos to the iPhoneographers. The point is to go out there, shoot and have fun. Many thanks to all who post and share.


got my mojo working

got my mojo working by ©arlein


12.97 by critic-1

football dreams

football dreams by KBTimages.co.uk(uk_photo_art)

Oops! Someone ate the biscuits!

Oops! Someone ate the biscuits! by Kimb0lene


Souls by Jose Chavarry

09 Dec 2010 LoVE

09 Dec 2010 LoVE by Red Kiwi Photography

Untitled by Rogério Salgado-Martins

Cubist chair

Cubist chair by Anders Uddeskog

Office Hours/

Office Hours/ by Laura Peischl

joe's sneakers, brillante diez

joe's sneakers, brillante diez by Amy McGrath


Pair. by Jamie Pachomski

Left Behind

Left Behind by Bryan Pahia

Nowhere Man

Nowhere Man by Robert Herold

Untitled by Bat Ray Day


Distracted by Max Berkowitz


Nightwalkers by Gladly Beyond

Untitled by sparkyluck


Marty Yawnick

Marty is a self-employed graphic designer in the Fort Worth/Dallas Metroplex. He is an avid Rangers baseball, Chicago Cubs, Packers and Highbury Arsenal fan. In addition to capturing random moments with whatever camera is close by (usually his iPhone), his other interests include coffee, film, music, and traveling in seats 5E and 5F with his fiancé.

  • Nicki Fitz-Gerald (F

    Another great selection Marty. Love this weekly round-up of images setting the bench-mark for iphoneography. Quite a few in this selection of my "already faved" this week.

  • Anders

    Great selection. I'm very happy to be included, thank you!

  • http://www.flickr.com/photos/kimb0lene/ Kim Holloway

    Another amazing collection of photo's. I am very lucky to be included in such great company.

  • http://flickr.com/photos/paranee Miki

    Congrats to al the featured artists, a truly wonderful collection!

  • http://www.kbtimages.co.uk Kevin Thornhill

    Thanks for the inclusion amongst some great images it is much appreciated.

  • http://iyswim.tumblr.com/ Andy Royston

    I know there are fancy websites run by people who think they can curate iphoneography, but your picks rise above those.

    Always a really good selection introducing me to the very best new talent. Congrats to everyone involved!

    Someone get this man a gallery space!

  • http://www.eventualfuture.com James Campbell

    Great selection this week, love seeing new names in the mix.

  • Robert Herold

    Thank you Marty! Great honor to be among such a great talents!

  • http://maxsiphotos.tumblr.com Max Berkowitz

    Nice! Honored Marty that you chose my "Anticipation" to be featured amongst some wonderful talent this week. Ise James Campbell is sporting the RON GALELLA look these days in his avatar…F*%@KIN' AWESOME!

  • Jaime Ferreyros

    Great work and congrats to all!

  • Bryan Pahia

    Thank you, Marty. Very honored. I hope that this will be the first of many.

  • http://www.foto-rhetoric.org/ Nacho

    Marty, thanks again for the honor. What a hoot! I'm always grateful, but surprised, when my work gets selected. I always see it so differently than the viewers. Thanks for the kind comments, and congratulations to all.



  • Amy (McGrath) Hughes

    =M= Such an honor to be here this week with these great people… thank you!

  • http://www.flickr.com/photos/tselliottpics/ T.S. Elliott

    A treat, Marty. Wonderful selections and commentary.

  • http://jamiepachomski.tumblr.com/ Jamie Pachomski


    Thanks so much for including me on this prestigiosu list – I'm honored!



  • http://jamiepachomski.tumblr.com/ Jamie Pachomski

    That's "prestigious"

  • http://flickr.com/rogeriosm Rogério Salga

    Marty, you have the great talent of selecting a great range of styles and putting them together always in amazing selections. I can't be honored enough to figure among such talented eyes.

    All the best.


  • http://pixelsatanexhibition.com Knox Bronson

    Very selection as always, Marty.