23. November 2020
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für Snapchat Launches TikTok Competitor, Will Pay $1M A Day To Creators

Snapchat Launches TikTok Competitor, Will Pay $1M A Day To Creators

Snapchat has announced the launch of a new feature on its platform that is aimed right at the heart of TikTok. Called “Spotlight,” the new section features a showcase of user-created videos that the company plans to invest mil… Read the rest “Snapchat Launches TikTok Competitor, Will Pay $1M A Day To Creators”

20. November 2020
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für Forensic Experts Used Photos and Videos From Social Media to Reconstruct Beirut Explosion

Forensic Experts Used Photos and Videos From Social Media to Reconstruct Beirut Explosion

On August 4, an explostion rocked the city of Beirut, killing over 200 and injuring more than 6,500. In order to reconstruct exactly what happened, forensics researchers were able to piece together the event using photos and videos upload… Read the rest “Forensic Experts Used Photos and Videos From Social Media to Reconstruct Beirut Explosion”

19. November 2020
von Michael Zhang
Kommentare deaktiviert für Facebook to Be Hit by Antitrust Cases Over Purchase of Instagram: Report

Facebook to Be Hit by Antitrust Cases Over Purchase of Instagram: Report

Facebook may reportedly be hit with both state and federal antitrust lawsuits, with one of the main focuses being its 2012 acquisition of the photo-sharing app Instagram.

The Washington Post reports that the lawsuits will likely accuse F… Read the rest “Facebook to Be Hit by Antitrust Cases Over Purchase of Instagram: Report”

17. November 2020
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für Time is a Flat Circle: ‘Fleets’ Are Instagram Stories, But For Twitter

Time is a Flat Circle: ‘Fleets’ Are Instagram Stories, But For Twitter

Instead of giving users an edit button, Twitter instead today rolled out a new feature called Fleets. Fleets are a knockoff of Instagram Stories, which are of course a knockoff of Snapchat Stories. Time is a flat circle.

As announced via the Read the rest “Time is a Flat Circle: ‘Fleets’ Are Instagram Stories, But For Twitter”

12. November 2020
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für Instagram Changes Its Home Screen, Adds ‘Reels’ and ‘Shop’ Tabs

Instagram Changes Its Home Screen, Adds ‘Reels’ and ‘Shop’ Tabs

Instagram is making changes to its home screen by adding two new tabs: Reels and Shop. Reels is described as a way to discover “short, fun videos from creators around the world,” and the Shop tab is designed to give users faster a… Read the rest “Instagram Changes Its Home Screen, Adds ‘Reels’ and ‘Shop’ Tabs”

31. Oktober 2020
von Pratik Naik
Kommentare deaktiviert für Michael Sasser Talks About Dealing With Negativity in the Photo Industry

Michael Sasser Talks About Dealing With Negativity in the Photo Industry

Many of you, like myself, have gone through the journey of putting yourself out there as a creative. It’s a part of the territory that goes into showing people your work: whether that’s having an Instagram profile and networking, or opening … Read the rest “Michael Sasser Talks About Dealing With Negativity in the Photo Industry”

16. Oktober 2020
von Dan St Louis
Kommentare deaktiviert für How Yelp Scams Photographers (and Other Business Owners)

How Yelp Scams Photographers (and Other Business Owners)

If you’re a local business owner, you know that your number-one priority, day-in and day-out, is marketing your services and finding new customers. And in this digital age, the available options for marketing are surprisingly limited.

B… Read the rest “How Yelp Scams Photographers (and Other Business Owners)”

21. September 2020
von DL Cade
Kommentare deaktiviert für Facebook is Testing a ‘Rights Manager’ Tool to Fight Image Theft on Instagram

Facebook is Testing a ‘Rights Manager’ Tool to Fight Image Theft on Instagram

Facebook has announced an update to its ‘Rights Manager’ tool that will enable photographers to claim ownership over their most popular images, identify when those images have been used without permission, and issue taked… Read the rest “Facebook is Testing a ‘Rights Manager’ Tool to Fight Image Theft on Instagram”

21. September 2020
von DL Cade
Kommentare deaktiviert für Twitter’s Photo Cropping Algorithm Draws Heat for Possible Racial Bias

Twitter’s Photo Cropping Algorithm Draws Heat for Possible Racial Bias

Back in January of 2018, Twitter introduced an auto-cropping AI that detects the most interesting part of your image and crops the ‘preview’ photo to match. This works with everything from airplane wings to people, but as one … Read the rest “Twitter’s Photo Cropping Algorithm Draws Heat for Possible Racial Bias”

21. August 2020
von Seth Miranda
Kommentare deaktiviert für Why Photographers Should Be Using Twitch

Why Photographers Should Be Using Twitch

I’ve been at this game a long time, and as my career has evolved, I’ve ended up in a lot of unexpected places. I went from shooting BMX and skateboarders, to commercial work in the make-up industry, to running workshops and gear demos.

Eventua… Read the rest “Why Photographers Should Be Using Twitch”

21. August 2020
von DL Cade
Kommentare deaktiviert für NASCAR Mocked for Posting ‘Contact Sheet’ of Color Photos on Ilford HP5 Film

NASCAR Mocked for Posting ‘Contact Sheet’ of Color Photos on Ilford HP5 Film

The folks running NASCAR’s social media accounts gave photographers a good chuckle this week. In a post announcing a big victory by one of its drivers, they mocked up some “contact sheets” of positive color images that … Read the rest “NASCAR Mocked for Posting ‘Contact Sheet’ of Color Photos on Ilford HP5 Film”

20. August 2020
von Michael Zhang
Kommentare deaktiviert für Instagram’s Suggested Posts Bring an Endless Scroll of New Photos

Instagram’s Suggested Posts Bring an Endless Scroll of New Photos

If you use Instagram as a way to view photographic inspiration, you may be pleased to know that the service is rolling out a new “Suggested Posts” feature that brings an endless scroll of photos and videos tailored to your inter… Read the rest “Instagram’s Suggested Posts Bring an Endless Scroll of New Photos”

15. August 2020
von DL Cade
Kommentare deaktiviert für NBA Strips Photographer’s Credentials Over Offensive Kamala Harris Post

NBA Strips Photographer’s Credentials Over Offensive Kamala Harris Post

A freelance photographer who has been working with the NBA for several years has been kicked out of the league’s Orlando “bubble” after he was called out for re-sharing an offensive meme about Joe Biden’s runnin… Read the rest “NBA Strips Photographer’s Credentials Over Offensive Kamala Harris Post”