The point of these photographs? Real interaction…

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Recently, French artist JR (whom Raffi Khatchadourian wrote about here) took over The New Yorkers Instagram feed to document his new large-scale participatory art project, ‘Inside Out‘.

JR and his team opened a specially designed photo booth in New York’s Times Square, a location which attracts some 400,000 daily visitors. He invited passersby to take self-portraits and then he printed three-by-four-foot black-and-white versions of the resulting photo booth images and pasted them to the ground in various locations.

The goal of the project was to allow each portrait-taker to express through his or her face a message to the world.
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10 essential accessories for the iPhoneographer

From The Phoblographer…

Being a gadget freak and accessory hound, I tend to collect a lot of small items for my iPhone. But we know that you love them too! There are so many out there though, and I’ve tried many of them and made mistakes at times. With that said, here’s a couple that you might want to look at.

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Journal your life story with images using this fab iOS app

Days is a journal disguised as an iOS app to document your life as it happens – in photographs.

Shoot photos throughout the day, and publish your post of images the following day in a visually delightful grid of time-stamped pics.

How is this different from Instagram? So many ways. Cool ways, too.

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