Blurb and UX-design pros Bolt | Peters are sponsoring something pretty special on October 22, 2011, in San Francisco. It’s called 1197, a one-day conference and workshop devoted to mobile photography and iPhoneography. Named after the date (June 11, 1997) that the first camera phone photo was taken and transmitted, 1197 will be a whole new kind of conference for a whole new kind of photography.
There will be talks by the big names in the world of iPhoneography, covering everything from apps to aesthetics:
Photographer and 2010 TED Fellow. Shot iPhone photos of the war in Afghanistan.
Community Evangelist at Instagram , iPhonegropher, and 1197 co-creator.
Designer, programmer, writer, singer, and fellow user experience enthusiast.
Author of iPhone Obsessed, fine art photographer, and designer.
One of Mashable’s Top 15 Instagram Photographers, and an LA-based pro photographer.
Toronto based product/graphic designer who is co-leading the 1197 workshop.
Can’t make it to SF? You can get streaming access too. For more information about the conference, and to get your tickets, check out the 1197 website. We hope to see you there.