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06/25/2009 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

New Yorker Cover Painted With iPhone

Some people send text with their iPhones, and some play games. The artist Jorge Colombo created this week's cover for The New Yorker with his.

Mr. Colombo drew the June 1 cover scene, of a late-night gathering around a 42nd Street hot dog stand, entirely with the iPhone application Brushes. Because of the smears and washes of color required by the inexact medium, it comes off as dreamy, not sharp and technological.

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