What techniques turn a single wedding photograph into a powerful, multi-dimensional storytelling tool? In this captivating course, professional wedding photographer Jim Garner will teach you how to transform your photography business by thinking like an artist.
Jim will share hard-won industry secrets — learned from decades at the helm of one of the nation’s leading wedding photography studios — guiding you through the creative journey from picture-taker to storytelling. You’ll explore tools and strategies that will make your workflow more streamlined and your studio more profitable. During live action photo shoots, you will watch Jim’s “story shooting” philosophy in action — as he demonstrates how posing, shooting, and lighting contribute to the strength of the visual story.
By the end of this course, you have a full grasp of the art of storytelling and be able to apply this new way of thinking to every aspect of your business.
SlideShare is a great platform for visual content and an amazing company: in just a few years, it has become the YouTube of presentations, one of the Top 150 sites in the world with an impressive 3 Billion views per month from 60 million unique visitors. Perhaps like many others, I originally thought of SlideShare as a platform to use only on specific occasions: when I had talked at a conference, when we had produced great slides worth sharing or when we had something specifically visual to communicate. I had had great experience and results but I don’t talk to conferences every day and so I sometimes felt I was missing out. And then, one night of September last year, I heard Jason Miller present at one of our #leancontent events and it became all clear: the team and I realized we could use SlideShare in a very different way - not just as a tool to recycle and share what you already created for other purposes but as a media channel that we would update on a regular basis. In a word, as a visual blog.
We decided to try it: over the next few months, we tried to publish at least every other week to SlideShare, integrating it in our content calendar alongside our blog and our Scoop.it content curations.
These are the first results after 4 months running this experiment. Continue reading →
Le Ministère de la Culture a réalisé avec Creative Commons France, une petite vidéo qui vous permettra de comprendre exactement comment fonctionnent les licences CC. Du coup, si les licences ouvertes ne sont pas très claires pour vous, je vous invite à regarder ce petit clip. Autrement, même si vous êtes un barbu de la licence, c'est toujours bon à avoir sous la main pour montrer à vos amis ou votre famille qui est peu ou pas familier avec ce concept.
REMIXING EUROPE is a publication unveiling the imagery of migrants in European media. It is a Doc Next Network publication, produced in the framework of Remapping Europe, A Remix Project Highlighting the Migrant’s Perspective. This investigative and artistic project explores the tools and concepts of remixing media as a method to re-view, re-investigate and re-consider prevailing imageries of migrants in European societies.
Vite fait, vite lu : ce qui fait la force du Web ouvert, c’est que n’importe qui peut en être un maillon et le construire. Mozilla Webmaker est un ensemble d’outils ludo-éducatifs qui permettent à chacun de comprendre et de modeler le Web. ...
Transmedia NZ's Fiona Milburn brings us the third and final post in a series looking at how innovative storytellers use social media tools to extend narrative and engage audiences.This time we discuss groundbreaking projects which utilise Pinterest,