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From ANDREA PISTOLESI:
PadPlaces is not yet another generic photographic gallery but a real photo-publishing platform completed by journalistic texts and practical travel info. Browse the photographic stories by Andrea Pistolesi in the Travel and Documentary fields of his extensive worldwide reporting, with free download of professional portfolios, some selected stories and videos. PadPlaces is a gallery of recent works that can be searched by style or geographically and will be updated regularly. With this app the author has the possibility of showing his work after completion, even before it gets published by major magazines internationally. You can keep the stories in your iPad for future review.Follow news updates and stories additions on our blog, or Facebook page, directly accessible from within the App, and interact with the author.HOW PadPlaces APPLICATION WORKSPlease note that the App needs a good web connection to operate for browsing new stories.You can browse the available stories into four sections:NEW STORIES will show only the recent works.TRAVEL STORIES includes travel oriented subjects.DOCUMENTARY is dedicated to social oriented reportages.PHOTOGRAPHY includes professional portfolios and photo essays.When you select a story you will be taken to a presentation page from which you can choose to buy/download it.Portfolios and some stories are free to download, the cost of other stories depends on novelty and number of images included.Once the download is completed that story will remain into your App library, called MY STORIES, for future viewing. If you delete it, you can download it without having to pay again.When you open a story from the library you will go to a slide show or manual presentation of the images, with or without captions is your choice.The final page of each story presentation is a text page that may contain articles, short explanations and relevant links.MORE MENU is offering a geographical search of the stories, a direct link to blog, website, Facebook and Twitter within the application, plus the possibility to mail feedback and requests.IMPORTANT COPYRIGHT AND IMAGE USAGE INFORMATIONPlease note that all images involved in the PadPlaces application are covered by full copyright and may be viewed only within the application itself. No other usage, including personal printing, is allowed under the international copyright rules and legislation.Many of the images included in the presentations may be licensed through the Andrea Pistolesi Archives or other stock agencies: please contact us for further information before using an image in any way.PadPlaces is an application for direct presentation and promotion by the author of his work, and is not intended as any other form of distribution of images and related reproduction rights.The content of the stories in PadPlaces is of photo journalistic nature, therefore is to be considered non-commercial under all current laws and regulations.The scope of PadPlaces is of information and artistic presentation on specific subjects that are of common interest and don't infringe on private life.
Minor bug fixed.IMPORTANT UPDATE NOTE: IF YOU ARE UPDATING FROM VERSION 1.1 PLEASE DELETE THE PREVIOUS APP FROM YOUR iPAD BEFORE INSTALLING THIS ONE. YOU WILL NEED TO DOWNLOAD AGAIN THE STORIES ALREADY PURCHASED.This is because the stories will preserve their cover page in this version. You will not need to pay again, of course.HD Videos are now available.A more dynamic presentation of contents in the menu windows.Free stories will be now available in all sections of the app.