Anatomy of an iPad App: A Photo Book and Memoir as App

September 20, 2012

By Holly Stuart Hughes

© Flip Nicklin/Minden Pictures

One of many underwater whale portraits from Among Giants, the iPad app adapted from Flip Nicklin's newest book. To see more images from the app, click on the Photo Gallery link below.

After more than 30 years photographing whales for National Geographic and for Whale Trust, a non-profit founded by marine scientists to advance whale research and public education about whales, photographer Flip Nicklin has published ten books on marine life. His tenth book, Among Giants, is his most personal to date. Published last year, it’s a combination of photography book and...

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