Getty Being Sued for Allegedly Claiming Ownership of Public Domain Images

Another day, another lawsuit…except for today’s tale involves one of the biggest media licensing firms out there: Getty Images. The allegation is that Getty is claiming ownership over images... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
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"The Haunting Beauty of the Reconsecration of Shinto Shrines"

Photographer Yukihito Masuura spent more than a decade documenting rituals that connect past and present.BY JESSICA LEIGH HESTER APRIL 05, 2019 Source: [Author: [email protected] (visual gonthros)]
Tags: Photography, Anthropology, Photo Essay, Shinto, Jessica Leigh Hester, Shinto Shrine, Yukihito Masuura

At the Melted Lake Café....

... let your thoughts flow. [Author: [email protected] (Ann Althouse)]
Tags: Photography, Law, Lake Mendota, Ann Althouse, Melted Lake Café

Why Social Media Users Have Trouble Reclaiming Hijacked Accounts

After their Instagram accounts were hijacked, two different users say they contacted Instagram ten times -- and even proved their identity by submitting selfies -- but received no response. And one Silicon Valley newspaper points out that If your account is hijacked at Instagram, Google, Facebook, or Twitter, "there's nobody to call... your options are limited to submitting an automated online form and hoping an actual human being gets back to you." In his book "Zucked: Waking Up to the Faceboo...
Tags: Google, Instagram, California, Tech, Sergey Brin, Silicon Valley, Facebook Twitter, Douglas Edwards, Roger McNamee, Facebook Catastrophe, Instagram Google Facebook, James Plouffe

Shazier's latest milestone: Three-foot box jump

Ryan Shazier shared a video of himself executing a box jump of approximately three feet on his Instagram account Sunday and told ESPN that he has been aiming to accomplish this for "a while."
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A Tokyo salary man emerging from the shadows

The Japanese salary man is an ever-present sight in Tokyo, and yet due to his incredibly conformist attire, he is also largely invisible. At least as an individual he is, anyway. The simple addition of a trilby, on the other hand, changes that completely.
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wannabe influencer marketing

Recently the owner of a small hotel in the Philippines called White Banana grew frustrated by the constant stream of requests he received from “wannabe influencers” (his term), each one trying to score a free vacation in return for Instagram posts. He posted the following announcement: “We are receiving many messages regarding collaborations with influencers, Instagram influencers. We kindly would like to announce that White Banana is not interested to “collaborate” with self-proclaimed “influen...
Tags: Instagram, Social Media, Unilever, Philippines, Branding, White Banana

Huge List of Free/Cheap ShopRite Unadvertised Deals for The Week

Free at ShopRite 4/7/19 – We’ve put together a huge list of all the unadvertised free deals at ShopRite this week. This is not the full list of ShopRite unadvertised deals but include some of the super cheap and FREE items you can get this week in addition to the regular ShopRite Coupon Match Ups. ... Read More Read more about Huge List of Free/Cheap ShopRite Unadvertised Deals for The Week
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Dejan Lovren shares video of Mohamed Salah lookalike 'cycling from Southampton'

The Liverpool defender shared the video clip on his Instagram account after the Reds beat the Saints on Friday night [Author: Mark Jones]
Tags: News, Instagram, Liverpool, Southampton, Saints, Dejan Lovren, Reds, Mohamed Salah, Mark Jones

The future of news is conversation in small groups with trusted voices

Chikai Ohazama Contributor Share on Twitter Chikai Ohazama is the founder and CEO of Muxgram, which offers messaging products like the upcoming Sunday Beagle. He previously co-founded Keyhole (Google Earth/Maps) and held leadership roles at Google for 11 years. When I first came out to California, one of my favorite places to go for sushi was in downtown Mountain View. They had these little boats that would float around the ba...
Tags: Google, Facebook, Column, Mark Zuckerberg, Media, Instagram, California, Washington Post, Steve Jobs, India, San Francisco, Tech, New York Times, Google Docs, Brad Feld, Michelin

This Is How Much The Kardashians Are Worth

It all started with a sex tape, which was then parlayed into a reality show pitched to Ryan Seacrest as a "modern-day Brady Bunch." That show is now in its 16th season, and its subjects, the Kardashians, are perhaps the most influential family in the world. And they really know how to monetize that influence. Their collective worth exceeds $1 billion, and with each of the sisters' growing brands, that figure isn't showing signs of going down anytime soon. Ahead, how much each Kardashian is wort...
Tags: Fashion, Music, New York, Kim Kardashian, Instagram, Ryan Seacrest, New York City, Adidas, Kanye West, Beverly Hills, Kardashians, Miami, Estee Lauder, Kardashian, Kim, Hopper

5 Things You Should Consider Before Getting Into Film Photography

If you’ve been thinking about making the jump to film photography (not abandoning digital altogether, though), here are 5 things you should consider before diving in head first. The post 5 Things... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
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Emerging Korean Insta-Artist Takes Reality For A Ride With Her Reality Warping Pictures And Fierce Looks

Beauty meets digital art in MLMA’s Instagram account @melovemealot. Emerging Korean rapper and insta-artist, MLMA takes reality for a ride with her reality warping pictures and fierce looks. Even among today’s generation of overtly provocative Instagram stars, there is no one quite like MLMA. The Seoul-born rapper and visual artist uses her face and body as the canvas to present a wildly... Source
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Thoughts On The Nominees For The World Press Photo Awards 2019

We are close to one of the biggest photography events of the year, and we are not talking about gear. This is, of course, the one and only, World Press Photo. Since 1955 the World Press Photo Contest... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
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Facebook's push to help raise money for charity could indirectly give it a $10 billion boost to its business (FB)

Facebook's charitable giving tools could help boost revenues from its push into shopping on Instagram. The tool encourages users to enter their credit card details into the app, and will help build payments expertise at the company. Analysts from Deutsche Bank predict that Instagram shopping will generate $10 billion in revenue in 2021. Facebook's charitable giving tools have generated more than a billion dollars in donations for non-profit, the company announced in November 2018. It's an imp...
Tags: Facebook, Instagram, Trends, Deutsche Bank, Silicon Valley, Andreessen Horowitz, Signal, Samsung Galaxy, Lloyd Walmsley

Apr 7, 2019 Sunday ~ Reds Race 5M run ~ Dover, NH

Results ~ 486 finishers Photos Set 1 courtesy of David Colby Young ~ Uploading started
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The big picture: the Rwandan Daughters project

Portraits of Rwandan rape victims and their children reveal the aftermath of the genocide 25 years agoToday marks 25 years since the onset of the Rwandan genocide. In just 100 days, between 7 April and 15 July 1994, seven in 10 Tutsis living in Rwanda were murdered by their Hutu neighbours. As many as 1 million people, including 10,000 Batwa pygmies, died.What’s less well known about those terrible months is that up to 250,000 women were raped. Many were infected with HIV and later died of Aids-...
Tags: Photography, Africa, World news, Culture, Art and design, Un, Rwanda

Dash For Dyslexia 5K

Results ~71 Finishers Video Runners lace up for Dash for Dyslexia in Freeport See alsoChildren’s Dyslexia Center of Portland Children’s Dyslexia Center of Portland
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Dudley’s Irish Clover 5 Mile Race

Dudley’s Irish Clover 5 Mile Race Maine native Robert Strout does well in Mass Race Media courtesy of Jim Rhoades The Runner Allof the 5m results Photos Bob Strout photos courtesy of Jim Rhoades The Runner 502 7 2 M6069 BOB STROUT 63 M Salisbury MA 33:13.7 6:39 33:13.8
Tags: Photos, Sport, Maine, Running, Dudley, Jim Rhoades, BOB STROUT, Robert Strout

Awesome Tech You Can’t Buy Yet: Robotic pet toys and a high-tech Hot Pocket

Check out our roundup of the best new crowdfunding projects and product announcements that hit the web this week. You may not be able to buy this stuff yet, but it's fun to gawk! The post Awesome Tech You Can’t Buy Yet: Robotic pet toys and a high-tech Hot Pocket appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Outdoors, Mobile, Gaming, Wearables, Photography, Cars, Trends, Computing, Home Theater, Smart Home, Health & Fitness, Emerging Tech

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