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Instagram May Be Preparing To Switch Up Your Grid

As the screens of our smartphones are getting bigger, apps are evolving with this change. Instagram seems to want to adapt. Some users recently noticed that their Instagram profile had 4 pictures per line instead of 3. That is enough to mess with your artistic directions: for those who chose their posts by three or cut …

The Monochrome

Did you notice how the title does not say “black and white” but “monochrome”? Why do some manufacturers chose a monochrome sensor for their phones? And therefore, what is the difference between monochrome and black and white ?  In 2012n Leica revealed the  M Monochrom. A surprising approach in the digital age, as the legendary camera manufacturer withdrew …

Luisa Dörr Shot 12 TIME Covers On Her iPhone

For Firsts, TIME commissioned photographer Luisa Dörr to make portraits of 46 women who are changing the world. TIME‘s Director of Photography and Visual Enterprise Kira Pollack came across Dörr’s work serendipitously on Instagram and knew right away that the Brazil-based photographer was right for the project, as Pollack writes in an accompanying piece.  

Huawei and International Center of Photography launch Next-Image Awards

To explore the possibilities of next-generation smartphone photography and videography and to improve their brand image as a top second largest smartphone manufacturer, Huawei Consumer Business Group (CBG) launched its Next-Image Awards program in partnership with New York’s International Center of Photography (ICP). Along with the launch of annual competition, Huawei and ICP signed an MOU for…

A Smartphone Inspired By The Best Cameras

It seems that the iPhone finally has some competition, the camera manufacturer RED just started pre-sales of an holographic Smarphone made especially for video makers. In 2006, RED was announcing the pre-sale of RED ONE, a digital camera that became a classic with the first prototypes, 4K30p, 3K60p, RAW… Unstoppable arguments: its modularity and its definition for a price very …

You Can Now Shoot and Share 360 Pics on Facebook

With a 360 photo, you can really show someone what it’s like to stand in the middle of a massive garden in Paris, or on the rooftop balcony of a hotel in Singapore. Facebook has been allowing me to upload pictures taken with my Gear 360 for a little over a year, and starting this week …

Your Eye 2 point Zero

The artificial intelligence has a high speed progression. The man educates the computer, and the computer makes man progress. No doubt that tomorrow, our smartphone photos and videos   will be advised by the device itself. Snapchat keeps its aura: it is of this app that we think first when we speak about filters livened up in …

Smart,Phone : Two Concepts Facing Each Other

At the beginning of 2010s, we were predicted a decade dedicated to the sound and to the image. It was without taking into account the strength of the social networks, apps and Smartphones … Internet stopped gobbling up its creator: the telephone network. What would the Smartphone of tomorrow look like ? On one side, the manufacturers offer features …

How Can You Make Money on Instagram ?

It is well known that a lot of celebrities/influencers are paid for some of their posts on Instagram. The most “honest” ones add an hashtag ( most of the time #ad). But what about the common people ? The marketing agency Influencer Marketing Hub asked the question and answered it by creating the Instagram Money Calculator.  Based on your …