LensWork Digital Editions Compared

  LensWork Portable Edition LensWork Extended Disc Edition LensWork Extended Online Edition LensWork Extended Online Edition Android
 

LensWork
Portable Edition

Purchase individual issues

or

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LensWork Online

LensWork Extended
Disc Edition

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LensWork Extended
Online Edition

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at LensWork Online


LensWork Extended
iPad Edition

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LensWork Online

LensWork Extended
Android Edition

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LensWork Online

Medium

Downloadable

A single Acrobat version 6 PDF

Computer DVD Data Disc

Requires the free
Adobe Reader (version 9 or greater)

Downloadable

Each monograph is a separate, free-standing PDF

Requires the free
Adobe Reader (version 9 or greater)

Downloadable

A single Acroabt version 6 PDF

Downloadable

A single Acroabt version 9 PDF

iPad compatible

Yes

No

No

Yes

We recommend the GoodReader app for viewing PDFs

No

Android compatible

Yes

No

Not yet, but there is some talk of Flash capabilities in Android devices to come

Yes, but the 4:3 aspect ratio will show a "window box" effect on the left and right of the PDF

Yes, specifically formatted for the 16:10 aspect ratio of most Android devices

Although many apps will view PDFs (including the Adobe Reader for Android), we prefer the Mantano Reader app

Publication frequency

Every other month

Every other month

Every other month

Every other month

Every other month

Content

A digital reproduction of our printed edition

96 pages
A single PDF file

Content unlimited
multimedia audio and video

Content unlimited
multimedia audio and video

Monographs only

Monographs only

Images

3-4 portfolios
12-18 images each

7-8 monographs
16-200 images each

7-8 monographs
16-200 images each

7-8 monographs
16-200 images each

7-8 monographs
16-200 images each

Audio/Video

No*

Yes

Yes, embedded in the individual PDFs

No, but MP3 audio of the interviews are available as separate files

No, but MP3 audio of the interviews are available as separate files

B/W images

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Color images

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Subscription available?

Free to LensWork Online subscribers

Available for purchase as individual issues for non-members

Yes, delivered via mail worldwide

Free to LensWork Online subscribers

Available for purchase as individual issues for non-members

Free to LensWork Online subscribers

Available for purchase as individual issues for non-members

Free to LensWork Online subscribers

Available for purchase as individual issues for non-members

Basic subscription price  

$39 per year
(plus extra postage for non-US delivery)

     
Individual issues price

Free to LensWork Online subscribers

Available for purchase as individual issues to non-members for $3.95 per issue

$12.95
plus shipping

Only available to LensWork Online subscribers

Free to LensWork Online subscribers

Available for purchase as individual issues for non-members for $4.95 per issue

Free to LensWork Online subscribers

Available for purchase as individual issues for non-members for $4.95 per issue

Delivery

Downloadable

LensWork Online members download PDFs directly from our web pages

Non-member purchase downloadable ZIP files from our online store that can be unzipped on your computer and then transferred to your portable device

Via USPS mail

Downloadable

LensWork Online members download PDFs directly from our web pages

Non-member purchase downloadable ZIP files from our online store that can be unzipped on your computer and then transferred to your portable device

Downloadable

LensWork Online members download PDFs directly from our web pages

Non-member purchase downloadable ZIP files from our online store that can be unzipped on your computer and then transferred to your portable device

Downloadable

LensWork Online members download PDFs directly from our web pages

Non-member purchase downloadable ZIP files from our online store that can be unzipped on your computer and then transferred to your portable device

Issues available for purchase

All issues starting with LensWork #1

Lenswork Extended started with Issue #57
and are perpetually available

Only available to LensWork Online subscribers

All issues
starting with LensWork Extended #57

All issues
starting with LensWork Extended #57