The App includes 7 collections of Vincent Laforet's most recognizable images. There are a total of 63 images contained within the app and more than 90 minutes of video interviews that cover both the creative and technical challenges of each image.

During the first week of its release, this app was listed in the #2 spot for most popular free iPad Photography app, and in the #8 spot most popular free iPhone photography app.

During that time it was also featured as the "App of The Day" on Gizmodo and by Apple on their "New & Noteworthy" section of the App Store.
Explore Pulitzer Prize winning photographer Vincent Laforet's pioneering images in exceptional clarity on your iPad, iPhone and iTouch - featuring his distinctive aerial and tilt-shift photography.

You'll learn all of the technical information about each of the photographs with detailed exposure, camera, lens information and a video interview included with each image.

Vincent’s career has taken him around the world multiple times and was named one of the “100 Most Influential People in Photography” in 2005 by American Photo, Vincent's work has been featured in National Geographic, Vanity Fair, Time, Newsweek, Paris Match, Stern, The New York Times Magazine, Wired, CNN, and Good Morning America among others.

You will be able to add the images to your device's image library and use them as your screensaver or background. You can also share Vincent’s images via e-mail as well as purchase limited edition prints***.

Click on the camera logo within the pop-up display and find out additional information about the gear that was used to produce each image. These features come together to make this app captivating, and above all, educational.

Sales of this App will directly support future aerial photography projects and future apps.

** An internet connection is required to stream the videos to your device.
*** For the initial collection of New York Times Images you will be directed to the NYTStore. All NYTimes images are ©The NYT Co., all other images are ©Vincent Laforet / Laforet Visuals Inc. and are specifically licenses for your enjoyment on your iPad, iPhone or iTouch.

Please note that many of the images from The NYTimes collection were shot with digital cameras that are no longer being produced - therefore the app has been updated to reflect today's equivalent model.

What's New

Version 1.1

Bug fixes, efficiency improvements.

Ratings and Reviews

2.6 out of 5

14 Ratings

14 Ratings

This app is very boring!

Bryan Covarrubias

Provide more photos and videos and maybe even some downloads!

Long forgotten app:(

John Dickinson

Shame. I was hoping it might still offer the material.

Amazing way to have a photographer’s fine art gallery in your pocket!


This is an amazing way to have a photographer’s fine art gallery in your pocket! Great design and simple to use! Hats off to Laforet to push the envelope to bring fine art photography to an iPad and iPhone app. I love that I can review the image, and the technical details behind the photo along with a video story of what made the image “click.”

I like that the app was fee so I could see it. I am surprised that anyone would question having to pay only .99 cents to download additional galleries. If you love photography, you want to know the story behind images that capture you and .99 cents is nothing to learn more about the craft!

I think this method to display, educate and sell photography will allow fine art photographers enter a new arena of displaying their image!


Straw to Gold Inc.
18.8 MB
Photo & Video
Requires iOS 3.2 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.
Age Rating
Rated 4+
© Laforet Visuals, Inc. 2010
In-App Purchases
  1. All Collections $4.99
  2. All Collections $9.99
  3. Tilt Shift $0.99


  • Family Sharing

    With Family Sharing set up, up to six family members can use this app.

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