News Recap: January 23, 2015

Weekly recap of art-world news.

Largest Image of Andromeda Galaxy Ever Made
The NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope has produced a photograph of the Andromeda galaxy. More than 600 HD television screens would be required to view the complete photograph.
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New Mobile App Replicates the Disposable Camera Experience
White Album, a new app for iPhones replicates the experience of using film. Users can shoot only 24 frames and are not able to view them before they finish the “roll” and pay $20 for prints.
Read the full story (Headlines and Global News)

“Ansel Adams Act” Introduced to Support Photographers’ Rights
US representative Steve Stockman introduced a bill that, if passed, would not allow photographers photographing in public places to be fined or threatened with seizure of equipment and arrest.
Read the full story (Popular Photography)