One More for the Bronx

Saturday, January 28, 2012

Jordan Cortese on ONE MORE FOR THE BRONX – WINNER OF THE SUNLIGHT CATEGORY Often times we photographers shoot an image not really knowing why it means so…

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The Children of Panama – an iPhoneographic essay

Friday, January 27, 2012

Here at the MPA we are big fans of music. We often liken a single picture to a song and a series of images to a full-length LP…

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My Life’s a Trip

Thursday, January 26, 2012

Not enough has been said about what an incredible tool the mobile camera is for travel photography. I was raised on a steady diet of National Geographic magazines…

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Tune on IPH Central

Tuesday, January 24, 2012
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Our friends at iPhoneography Central have an in-depth tutorial today from Sara Tune. She shows us the workflow behind “Awesome Sauce”, the image which made her an MPA…

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Mr. Horatio…

Monday, January 23, 2012

ROBERT HEROLD on THE VISITATION OF MR. HORATIO – I was really happy with the recognition of this image, because I have a special relationship with it. The…

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Sunday, January 22, 2012

I’m a big fan of the abstract expressionist painters — Mark Rothko, Willem de Kooning, Helen Frankenthaler and even Jackson Pollack — that 1950s New York thing. Those…

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Subway Singers

Saturday, January 21, 2012

I get off work at 5 am, so my commute home happens when the rest of the city is usually still asleep. Sometimes, though, I catch the tail…

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The Darkroom Series

Friday, January 20, 2012

Our friends WEAREJUXT are promoting some wonderful community building around mobile photography up in the Pacific Northwest. One of their first events is the DarkRoom Series, a fantastic…

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Welcome to the MPA Blog!

Tuesday, January 17, 2012

Welcome! This site is about the artists, images and all information about the MPA. At it’s core, the site is dedicated to personal stories.  Stories about pictures, about artists,…

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MPA 2011 Summary

Tuesday, January 17, 2012

The Mobile Photo Awards had the largest response to a paid open-call in the short history of Mobile Photography. With over 100,000 page views and 17,000 unique visitors…

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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.