Instagram is testing ‘creator’ accounts with special features for influencers

Facebook-owned Instagram is reportedly trialing a new type of account for content creators with large audiences on its platform, according to Hollywood Reporter. The new account – currently being tested by a small group of users – grants access to insights about follows and unfollows, as well as the ability to filter direct messages from different groups of followers (such as brands and IRL friends). It also adds a more flexible way to control how others can contact them. The effort should see I...
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Building in Facebook’s Menlo Park campus evacuated after bomb threat

A building in Facebook’s Menlo Park campus was evacuated after a bomb threat early Tuesday evening. Around 5PM, the Menlo Park police department warned people to avoid the area around the 200 block of Jefferson Drive as they investigated a bomb threat. Then they said 200 Jefferson Drive, the address of Facebook Building 24 and Instagram’s headquarters, has been evacuated and a bomb unit is on the scene. Police activity in the 200 block of Jefferson Drive/Constitution Drive in Menlo Park due ...
Tags: TC, Facebook, Instagram, Tech, Nypd, New York Police Department, Bomb Threat, Menlo Park, NBC Bay Area, Facebook Building, Jefferson Drive, Jefferson Drive Constitution Drive

Facebook HQ buildings evacuated due to a bomb scare

A few buildings in Facebook‘s main campus in Menlo Park, California, were evacuated due to a bomb scare just a few hours ago. Menlo Park authorities issued an alert at 5 PM local time, asking people to stay clear from block 200 of Jefferson Park. These buildings host some Facebook and Instagram employees. Menlo Park Police Department confirmed on Twitter that it’s investigating a bomb threat at the venue. Update to bomb threat at 200 Jefferson Drive: The building has been evacuated and the bomb ...
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Beyoncé Hired to Perform at Wedding for Indian Billionaire’s Daughter (PHOTOS + VIDEOS)

I’ma let you finish, but Isha Ambani had one of the best weddings of all time! The most lavish Indian wedding of the year is currently underway in the northwestern state of Rajasthan, as 27-year-old Isha Ambani—daughter of the country’s wealthiest man—prepares to tie the knot with businessman Anand Piramal. While the actual ceremony won’t be held until Wednesday (Dec. 12) at the bride’s family residence in Mumbai, celebrations kicked off over the weekend at Udaipur’s City Palace. According to Fo...
Tags: Photos, Videos, Music, Celebs, Beyonce, Nick Jonas, Hillary Clinton, Pop Culture, Weddings, Jazz, Bill, Mumbai, Rajasthan, Priyanka Chopra, Reliance Industries, Udaipur

Five Favorites

C.R. Marshall wrote: "Mike, I would very much like to see a post where you talk about your five favorite cameras of all time and what you like about them (including how long you used them). I think that it would be informative/educational for anyone looking at a new camera." Mike replies: OK, but please don't hold it against me if I give a different answer next month! Five favorite all-time: Wista 45DX*, Leica M6, Olympus OM-4T, Konica-Minolta 7D, and whatever my next camera is at any given time...
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Facebook and Instagram evacuated over bomb threat

No one has been reported harmed. No bomb reported found. Police in Menlo Park, CA are at the Facebook and Instagram campus near the 200 block of Jefferson Avenue. According to multiple local news reports, NYPD forwarded an anonymous tip to local authorities. NBC Bay Area: A building on Facebook's campus in Menlo Park was evacuated Tuesday evening after a bomb threat, police said. Menlo Park police said the threat was called into the New York Police Department's Crimestopper unit, which in turn...
Tags: Facebook, Post, Business, Technology, News, Instagram, New York Police Department, Menlo Park, San Mateo County, Menlo Park CA, NBC Bay Area, Jefferson Avenue, KRON, Menlo Park Police Department, Picks, Facebook Menlo Park

Sherman Oaks residents raise questions as electric scooters prepare to make San Fernando Valley debut

Are Valley streets ready for a fleet of electric scooters? Sherman Oaks residents shared their skepticism and concern Monday night about the arrival of Lime and other electric scooters as a representative of the “micro-transit” company said such scooters are likely to appear on streets within the next few weeks. Lime’s community affairs manager in Los Angeles, Karla Owunwanne, brought a scooter to the Sherman Oaks Neighborhood Council meeting to present company and scooter basics, from the vehic...
Tags: Transportation, News, Instagram, La, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Bird, Electric, Local News, Los Angeles City Council, Ucla, Lime, Santa Monica, Valley, San Fernando Valley

VSCO Film Presets for Desktop are being discontinued in March 2019

VSCO has announced that the much loved VSCO Film Presets for Desktop are coming to an end. The company says they’re moving completely away from the desktop to focus solely on their mobile app. The Presets for Desktop have been rather popular over the years, although that’ll all come to an end on March 1st, […] The post VSCO Film Presets for Desktop are being discontinued in March 2019 appeared first on DIY Photography.
Tags: Photography, News, Workflow, Vsco, Post Processing, Image Processing, Presets, VSCO Film

New cave in Canada kept secret

Hearing that an incredible cave was discovered, but that the location is being kept secret, might be the cruelest news a traveler could ever hear. A massive cave was recently discovered in British Columbia — but that’s all we know. To keep it from being overrun by tourists and Instagrammers, the exact location within Wells Gray Provincial Park — about 280 miles north of Vancouver — is being kept secret. “As far as North America goes, this is a honking big cave,” John Pollack, governor of the ...
Tags: Travel, News, Instagram, US, Canada, Vancouver, North America, Times, British Columbia, Travel Influencers, Wells Gray Provincial Park, cave in Canada, Off-limits Cave, Secret Cave, John Pollack, Royal Canadian Geographic Society

A Japanese woman in silver amidst the shadows

Or perhaps more accurately, a Japanese woman in silver emerging from the shadows.
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VSCO Cancels Film Simulations for Desktop

The world of photography got some rough news from old school photo editor VSCO today. Born on the desktop, it looks like VSCO is forgetting who brought them to the dance: The company announced it was discontinuing its Photoshop and Lightroom presets used for simulating film on RAW photos. Image via Balázs Benjamin from As PetaPixel points out, the presets are still for sale on the VSCO store but no one knows how long they will remain up there. We do know that VSCO presets will not ...
Tags: Photography, News, Vsco, Pexels, VSCO Cancels Film Simulations for Desktop, Balázs Benjamin

Mega-Rich Fam Needs Personal Photographer, Pays $100K/Year Plus Global Travel

If your dream job involves travel, photography, and getting paid mega bucks to do it all, then do we have a job-wanted ad for you. A super rich family located somewhere on this green Earth wants you to join them as they globetrot around, making memories that will last a lifetime. Of course, your job will be to take their pictures and act as their personal photographer, but you probably expected that from the headline. Image via Suliman Sallehi from What makes this stand out is just...
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Instagram could be making a special type of account for influencers

Instagram influencers fall somewhere between a business profile and a typical Instagram, so the company is working on developing a type of account just for creators. The new account type would give creators more access to analytical data. The post Instagram could be making a special type of account for influencers appeared first on Digital Trends.
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Photographers can now customize the layout of Lightroom Classic controls

Tired of scrolling past Lightroom tools that you don't use? Adobe Lightroom Classic now allows users to reorganize the Develop panel. The update comes along with new sharing options in Lightroom CC, and updates to the mobile Lightroom app. The post Photographers can now customize the layout of Lightroom Classic controls appeared first on Digital Trends.
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10 Photos From Jordan (That Aren’t of Petra)

My yearning for Jordan was fostered by Petra. But I found so much more to love: In This Jordan Travel Article You Will Discover: The lush and green north The friendly people Lesser-known ruins And more! Petra. That’s why we all go to Jordan. And for good reason—the 200-square-kilometre UNESCO World Heritage Centre is a stunner. I had high hopes, and it blew them away like dust in a sandstorm. But I also spent another week exploring the north, the Dead Sea and more. There is a lot to see—...
Tags: Travel, Asia, Photography, Advice, Adventure, History, Culture, Tourism, Backpacking, Jordan, Mars, British Columbia, Christ, Recreation, Petra, Amman

Reader’s Lens | A well-timed portrait of a mallard

This week's winner shows a mallard making its way through the water at a popular birding spot.
Tags: Outdoors, Photography, News, Photo & Video

The best digital cameras

From entry-level models to full-frame flagships, many cameras take great photos and video. The best digital cameras, however, push the industry forward with innovative sensors and improved usability, among other things. Here are our favorites. The post The best digital cameras appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Photography, Trends, Sony, Digital Cameras, Buying Guides, Best Of Everything, Sony A9

Woman who hasn't had a haircut in 28 years occasionally trips over her 6-foot-long tresses

A 33-year-old woman in Ukraine hasn't cut her hair in 28 years, and says she doesn't think she ever will. Alena Kravchenko, from Ukraine, says her hair is part of her identity – which, at least in the looks department, she compares to Rapunzel – and she doesn't have any plans on cutting it. But her long mane does have it drawbacks. Over 6 feet long, it's a chore to wash, which she does only once every three weeks. She also occasionally trips on it. And then there's her kids, who love to play in...
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#ThrowbackThursday is only the start: Instagram hashtags for every day of the week

Not getting your hashtag fill with #ThrowbackThursday or #ManCrushMonday? Here's a list of some of the more popular Instagram hashtags, so you can outfit your next post with the proper tag, regardless of what day it is. The post #ThrowbackThursday is only the start: Instagram hashtags for every day of the week appeared first on Digital Trends.
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Sigma announces availability for the new 70-200mm f/2.8 Sports and can’t keep up with demand

After a leak back in September, and then the official announcement a week later, many people have been waiting for more information on the new Sigma 70-200mm f/2.8 DG OS HSM Sports lens. Specifically, how much it’ll cost and when they can get their hands on one. Well, Sigma has now announced pricing and availability […] The post Sigma announces availability for the new 70-200mm f/2.8 Sports and can’t keep up with demand appeared first on DIY Photography.
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Q4 Social Media Updates

Now that all the turkeys have been carved and the Black Friday shopping has ended, brands and marketers are in their final Q4 push and are preparing for 2019 . Catch up on the latest news from the social media world in with our Q4 social media updates.  Q4 Social Media Updates   Instagram Expands Shopping In September, Instagram rolled out product stickers in stories and the shopping channel in Explore. In the latest rollout , they have introduced three new ways to...
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The Guilty Remake Lands Jake Gyllenhaal for Lead Role

The Guilty remake lands Jake Gyllenhaal for lead role The Danish thriller The Guilty is getting remade for American audiences. Variety reports that Bold Films and Nine Stories have acquired the rights, and are developing a remake. Jake Gyllenhaal, who runs Nine Stories with producer Riva Marker, is attached to star. PB = PB || {}; gptAds = PB.gptAds || {}; var opts = {"asBool":false,"adUnit":"\/4403\/cr\/comingsoon\/ros","adDiv":"pb_prebidjs...
Tags: Movies, Instagram, Netflix, Jake Gyllenhaal, Denmark, Sundance, Gyllenhaal, Variety, ComingSoon, Movie News, Moller, TrustNordisk, Dan Gilroy, Riva Marker, Gustav Möller, Michel Litvak Gary Michael Walters David Litvak

Is this Drake’s Grindr photo?

Drake shared a thirst-inducing bathroom selfie on his Instagram story this week and it has people feeling all kinds of ways.
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Can I have the respect Recognition organizations and faculty admissions (Part 2)

Marriage is intended for reproduction. On the opposite palm, some claim that gay relationship can cause disorder to increase a kid and disrupt the organic biological procreation of humanity. Although homosexual marriage must be legalized, some individuals have numerous beliefs. It got a lengthy history. It truly is among the societal problems that are hotly disputed in the United States of America. It really is among the most controversial issues in the contemporary world. Essentially, choose ...
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11 Photographers Who Specialise In The Genre Known As The Youth Code

In photography, there has been a very strong interest in documenting and portraying the intriguing nature of the young human beings. There are some classical topics in creative fields these include death, happiness, depression, euphoria and love. And there are some photographers that have been working these topics around the wild and bold nature of teenagers and even kids, these photographers are the owners of The Youth Code. Photo by Julien Lanoy Children and teenagers are the main subjects o...
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Wigglegram of a Tea House at the Shugakuin Imperial Villa in Kyoto

Note: this article may not appear properly in news readers.This article contains interactive aspects that are likely removed by most news readers. Please see this particular article directly on Jeffrey's blog for full functionality. The previous post, “ Another Visit to the Shugakuin Imperial Villa in Northeastern Kyoto ” , ended with the photo of an old tea house. To give a better sense of its common, simple architecture, here's wigglegram of the room: div#dfENfPagfagflcA img { width:69...
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10 Instagram Worthy Spots in Paine National Park

I’m super excited to be heading to Paine National Park in Chile’s Patagonia region in January. It’s a real holiday – though I’m sure a few of my armchair readers might think that trekking for 8 – 10 days in conditions that can include gale force winds, rain and possible snow doesn’t sound like much fun. However the mountains in Paine are like no other place on the planet – and they’ve been calling me for a long time. There are four of us going with the plan to hike the full “O” circuit – which a...
Tags: Travel, Apple, Instagram, Canada, Chile, Argentina, Patagonia, South America, Alberta, Buenos Aires, Facebook Twitter Instagram, Puerto Natales, Torres del Paine National Park, Paine National Park, Leigh McAdam, Paine

Italy From Above: A Satellite View by @Squareofitaly

What does the impact of mankind look like when you get far enough above the Earth to remove all signs of human habitation except the permanent ones? One sometimes discovers interesting things on Instagram – one account I’ve recently found and enjoyed is @SquareofItaly. Brainchild of Ottavio Rusalen, a 25 year old from northern Italy, the account features savvily selected, beautiful satellite images of Italy. I asked him if he’d be willing to share a few reflections here in an interview. Palmano...
Tags: Travel, Google, Photography, Earth, Italy, Wwf, Holland, Venice, Florence, Treviso, Siena, Tuscany, Trapani, Trieste, Mugello, Alkmaar

Lens: An Intimate Look at Leonard Bernstein

A collection of photographs of Mr. Bernstein, shot by some of the most famous photographers of the 20th century, capture the American classical music maestro on and off the stage.
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Education is actually a powerful means increase employment opportunities.

Fortunately, you might have arrived at the perfect spot to discover the best means to fix each one of these educational composing problem that you’re now facing with your article. Be ready to get back and research further when you’re writing, as a means to fill gaps in your justifications. Due to our innovative practices within the job creating, in case you get composition we can give you adequate info on company law, teaching and linguistics, predicated on what place you need to focus. In the...
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