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Cool Link: ‘Strange Worlds’ photographer aims to trick the eye

January 19, 2013 – 12:10 am | Edit Post
Paprika Mars by Matthew Albanese, Strange Worlds

“Strange Worlds” is a very cool photo project from photographer Matthew Albanese. The link contains a video that needs to be seen to be believed… or should it?

Cool Link: Why doesn’t every iOS photo app support high-resolution output?

January 8, 2013 – 11:03 am | Edit Post
low res iphone apps

One of my biggest soapboxes throughout the years here on Life In LoFi has been to raise awareness of low-res apps. Here’s a great post by John Balestrieri from a developer’s standpoint about why some photo apps do and some apps don’t support high-res output.

Follow Friday! Follow Us on Facebook, Twitter, and Flipboard!

November 30, 2012 – 11:08 am | Edit Post
Follow Life In LoFi on Facebook, Twitter, Google+, Flipboard

In the spirit of the #FF Follow Friday hashtag on Twitter, I’d like to invite you to also follow Life In LoFi on our other social media channels, Facebook, Twitter, Google+, Flipboard, and Flickr. Keep reading for the wheres and whys….

Cool Link: Photographs Are No Longer Things

November 16, 2012 – 9:05 am | Edit Post has just published an excellent interview with photographer/mobile photographer Steven Mayes, the director of VII Photo Agency. In it, he talks about the transitions from analog to digital and from digital to mobile photography.

Cool Link: The iPhone 5 Blueprint Wallpaper

September 26, 2012 – 2:53 pm | Edit Post

The Blueprint is a great iPhone wallpaper created by Brad Hellyar. He’s updated the wallpaper for the larger screen of the iPhone 5.

Cool Link: 12 Tips to Break Your Photography Rut

July 27, 2012 – 1:23 am | Edit Post
iPhone 4S

Here’s a link to a classic post on the MCP Actions blog about tips to break your photography rut. It’s aimed at professionals and photographers who shoot with rigs, but it still has some good, usable tips for breaking an iPhoneography rut as well.

Photoshop Actions for Instagram’s “Lost” filters

July 26, 2012 – 5:01 am | Edit Post

Photographer Jana Werner has created some Photoshop actions which recreate the three missing Instagram effects — Gotham, Poprocket, and Apollo — as well as Nashville. You can now recreate these lost filters on your desktop or laptop.

Cool Link: Baseball, Sports Illustrated, and iPhoneography

July 21, 2012 – 1:37 am | Edit Post

An excellent behind-the-scenes look at photographer Brad Mangin’s upcoming six-page Sports Illustrated spread that was shot with an iPhone and processed using only iOS apps.

Cool Link: Ben Lowy – Capturing Libya: Through a Hipstamatic Lens

July 18, 2012 – 1:47 pm | Edit Post

Here’s a link to a great story and interview with conflict photographer Ben Lowy over on Storyboard. It’s a great read and Lowy’s photography is powerful, sometimes funny, sometimes a little unnerving.

The First Episode of iPhoneographers Talk is Online

February 14, 2012 – 2:38 pm | Edit Post
Guy Yang, Jack Hollingsworth, Phoneographers Talk

The first episode of the new web-only talk show iPhoneographers Talk is online now. The show is hosted by Guy Yang from The Beginners Lens and Commercial Photographer/iPhoneographer Jack Hollingsworth.

Cool Link: Square Format – not so weird

February 7, 2012 – 12:13 pm | Edit Post

Digital Photography Review recently posted a good basic introduction to square format photography. It gives a brief history of the format as it relates to photography, as well as some good image composition theory.

Cool Link: iPhone 4 Blueprint Wallpaper

January 21, 2012 – 4:46 pm | Edit Post

Since posting screenshots of my iPhone 4S on my most recent “My Camera Bag”, I’ve had several requests about the Blueprint background wallpaper I use on my iPhone. While not iPhoneography-related, I’m sharing it here.