"The photostory is one of the great inventions of the last century and in a great photostory we can see all aspects of our daily lives – the extraordinary and the beautiful as much as the ordinary and the ugly."
National Geographic is the pro at this. Read the full article to see images taken by Paul Nicklen of his experience with a leopard seal, view David Griffin's TED talk, and discover this list of items you should consider when putting together a short photo-story:
- From the ordinary to the extraordinary and back
- Unique perspectives
- Amazing sights, sounds and colours
- Lovely light
- People or animals
- Insight into a situation
- The shock from an event
- Great beauty or great ugliness – or both!
- Different lives…
- Something from within you