Cupertino, California – Launched by Emmy award winning studio Bluecadet, Portraits by Steve McCurry showcases a collection of breathtaking images captured by famed photographer Steve McCurry. Supporting the iPads retina display, Portraits by Steve McCurry is available now in the App Store at no-cost.
Portraits, is a collection of iconic and never before seen portraits by famed photographer, Steve McCurry. McCurry has traveled to dozens of countries; his photographs capture individuals both in vanishing cultures and modern life. The “Portraits” iPad app features a personal and stunning collection of nearly 200 of McCurry’s portraits from around the globe.
Steve McCurry, whose image of the Afghan Girl was named as “the most recognized photograph” in the history of the National Geographic magazine, is widely considered one of the world’s greatest living portrait photographers. Bluecadet worked closely with Steve McCurry to assemble this rich and immersive app, now free for download.
Users of the iPad App can explore hundreds of never-published photographs in Retina Display detail, browse the photos geographically and chronologically, and watch a twenty-minute behind-the-scenes video. The app also includes ephemera from McCurry’s travels including notes, keepsakes, and postcards from his global sojourns.
* Compatible with iPad
* Requires iOS 5.0 or later
* 845 MB
Pricing and Availability:
Portraits by Steve McCurry 1.0.1 is only $0.99 USD (or equivalent amount in other currencies) and available worldwide exclusively through the App Store in the Photo & Video category.
Bluecadet is an Emmy award winning interactive studio. They specialize in multimedia experiences that excite, engage and inspire for museums, artists, journalists, non-proVits and international brands. Past clients include the MoMA, Doctors Without Borders, National Geographic. the National Park Service, several Smithsonian museums, the Getty and the Field Museum of Natural History. Their work has garnered numerous awards and recognition including an Emmy, several Webbys, and a SXSW award, along with several project and studio proViles in such publications as HOW and Communication Arts. They have dogs, a few small kids and live in Philadelphia; they are storytellers for a digital age. All Material and Software (C) Copyright 2013 Bluecadet. All Rights Reserved. Apple, the Apple logo, iPhone, iPod and iPad are registered trademarks of Apple Inc. in the U.S. and/or other countries. Other trademarks and registered trademarks may be the property of their respective owners.