Anton Kawasaki

07.12.2011 in00:11 in Documentary, People -->


Anton has been an editor, writer, comic book store owner, and has recently become the social media wizard for the MoPho App, where he writes the “Becoming a MoPho” blog about mobile photography. He is also a music junkie, Apple Inc. devotee, and soy chai latte addict. Anton has gotten lots of recognition for his NYC street photography (which he takes exclusively with his iPhone). His work has been featured in many magazines (both print and online) and photo exhibitions all over the world (including Berlin, New York, San Francisco, and Atlanta), and he was a 2011 winner of the “Ten Best Ten” photo contest that included several thousand entries. He was also a featured guest at the NYC SoHo Apple Store in June, 2011 where he talked about his iPhone street photography and showed how he processes his photos.

Anton has more than 74,000 followers on the picture sharing app InstaGram, and is one of the founding members of the Mobile Photo Group – a photographic cooperative featuring some of today’s most inspiring and influential mobile photographers.


“# iPhoneography” – a collection of seven well-known mobile photographers, Anton’s contribution features his more humorous work. October 6-December31. Gallery 1, 285 Peachtre Center Ave NE, Atlanta, GA 30 303

“All These Little Stories” – A collection of Hipstamatic photos featuring the quirky characters of New York City. San Francisco: October 20 (one night only), 7-9pm at the Haus of Hipstamatic (74 Langton Street, San Fran, CA94 103). New York City: To Be Announced.