After a short hiatus, Friday 5 is back, and this week we’re looking at my newest obsession…cinemagraphs. Relatively uncommon but gaining popularity, cinemagraphs combine both photos and video to give the impression of a moving image (think the newspapers in Harry Potter). This unique format is quickly becoming the new medium for both artistic expression and […]
You know how when your job is social media you sit down at your desk to do something and before you know it you’ve fallen into the black hole that is the internet and when you surface you have no idea where you are or what you sat down to do in the first place? […]
While I wasn’t able to get to the Friday 5 on time, I lucked out on Sunday and Seven being an alliteration. So, better late than never, let’s take a quick look at just a few of the photo-related apps on my iPhone right now. 1. Snapseed As far as mobile editing is concerned, Snapseed […]
If you’re anything like me, this past Thursday was pretty spectacular. Not only did we get a few seconds of new footage from Star Wars Episode 7, but Instagram updated their app to enable landscape and portrait sized pictures and videos! WHAAAAAAT? That’s right, and it’s long over due. Ever since the beginning of Instagram’s 1×1 reign of […]
Recently, part of the Web Communications team was able to visit the New Media Consortium conference in South Carolina, just in time to enjoy a tropical storm! The NMC is a group of educators, technologists, and visionaries all centered around improving and innovating education through technology. Erin, Drew and I were also invited to give […]
If you don’t have access to Photoshop, Aviary Image Editor is a great alternative. The interface reminds me of Photoshop, but the Aviary Image Editor is a web-based solution. Plus, it is free.
I’m pretty picky about what apps make it on my phone, and I’m usually a word-of-mouth app downloader. Being a stones throw away from Starbucks, Web Comm is a frequent customer. We probably keep them in business during the summer. If you dare admit that you too drink Starbucks’ coffee, you may also […]