Hai Nguyen on The Day After Irene

Monday, March 5, 2012

This image was shot the day after Hurricane Irene swept through the New York area. I had stayed up all night glued to my television and window to…

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The Beaches of Southern California by Dirk Dallas

Saturday, March 3, 2012

An iPhoneographic Essay I have heard it said that people are defined by how they spend their time. Lately, I find myself spending my time exploring and creating….

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Call for Submissions: Orange & EYE’EM

Wednesday, February 29, 2012

Hi Folks, We’re thrilled to announce a call for submissions in conjunction with mobile photo sharing site EYE’EM today! The MPA is a platform committed to presenting the…

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Imagining the Sound by Lea Zimany

Sunday, February 26, 2012
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John Muir, the American naturalist said: “The body seems to feel beauty when exposed to it as it feels the campfire or sunshine, entering not by the eyes…

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The Daily Image: More than just an ID number

Tuesday, February 21, 2012

by MANSI BHATIA Each day the MPA blog publishes one outstanding image from the pool of entries submitted to the awards. There are so many brilliant pictures we…

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A Wizard Story by Helen Breznik

Tuesday, February 21, 2012

One of our favorite artists here at the Mobile Photo Awards is Helen Breznik. Her sublime work is a reminder that original artistry always transcends the medium. We…

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Kimberly Post Rowe: an iPhone in the Garden

Thursday, February 16, 2012

I was raised in a close relationship with the natural world. Some of my earliest and fondest nature memories are from upstate New York, and all these years…

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Unruly-e on Goodnight, Irene

Sunday, February 12, 2012

Unruly-e writes about his Filterstorm award winning image Goodnight, Irene. In late August of last year, Hurricane Irene became only the second tropical cyclone in recorded history to…

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Waiting for the Perfect Wave

Friday, February 10, 2012

Cindy Patrick on her Co-Winning Beachlife Category image Waiting for the Perfect Wave. I absolutely love the beach! I have friends who own a house in the Hamptons…

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Vote for ArtHaus

Thursday, February 9, 2012

Our good friends at ArtHaus are nominated for a San Francisco City Award for best art gallery. These folks are huge supporters of the Mobile Photo and Art…

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About the MPA

The Mobile Photo Awards were founded to promote the global phenomenon of mobile photography and art.  The awards are committed to presenting the art-form in galleries and exhibits. The MPA is the world's largest open gallery call and competition of its kind.
The Mobile Photo Awards were founded to promote and celebrate mobile photography and art. With fine-art exhibits, competitions and open gallery calls, the MPA is the world's largest event of it's kind.