Beyond Tech: Event Photography Guide

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For event planners and meeting organizers, event photography is a must — but how do you get the most out of your budget? Your event photography strategy should include the following five considerations (at a minimum). Lighting is a crucial technical element in photography.

Picture Perfect: 8 Free Stock Photography Websites for Nonprofits

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Stock photos are a problem. On the one hand, they’re a great way to make your content more interesting and attractive by emphasizing a point, breaking up text, or just by helping you stand out from the crowd

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November 20 Webinar: Pinterest and Digital Photography for Nonprofit Storytelling

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Date: Tuesday, November 20, 2012. Time: 1pm-2:30 EDT. Cost: $50 or Fall Webinar Special. How to Register: Sign up ! Presented By: Heather Mansfield. View: All Webinars for Nonprofits. This webinar begins with a brief demonstration on how to get your nonprofit started on Pinterest and then explores click-by-click the Pinterest tool set, highlights what kind of content works best on Pinterest Boards, and features numerous tips and tricks that can help your nonprofit become a better pinner.

May 7 Webinar: Pinterest and Digital Photography for Nonprofit Storytelling

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Date: Tuesday, May 7, 2013. Time: 1pm-2:30 EDT. Cost: $50 or Winter Webinar Special. How to Register: Sign up ! Presented By: Heather Mansfield. View: All Webinars for Nonprofits. This webinar begins with a brief demonstration on how to get your nonprofit started on Pinterest and then explores click-by-click the Pinterest tool set, highlights what kind of content works best on Pinterest Boards, and features numerous tips and tricks that can help your nonprofit become a better pinner.

March 5 Webinar: Pinterest and Digital Photography for Nonprofit Storytelling

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Date: Tuesday, March 5, 2013. Time: 1pm-2:30 EDT. Cost: $50 or Fall Webinar Special. How to Register: Sign up ! Presented By: Heather Mansfield. View: All Webinars for Nonprofits. This webinar begins with a brief demonstration on how to get your nonprofit started on Pinterest and then explores click-by-click the Pinterest tool set, highlights what kind of content works best on Pinterest Boards, and features numerous tips and tricks that can help your nonprofit become a better pinner.

September 18 Webinar: Pinterest and Digital Photography for Nonprofit Storytelling

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Date: Tuesday, September 18, 2012. Time: 1pm-2:30 EDT. Cost: $50 or Summer Webinar Special. How to Register: Sign up ! Presented By: Heather Mansfield. View: All Webinars for Nonprofits.

New Webinar! Pinterest and Digital Photography for Nonprofit Storytelling

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Date: Tuesday, September 18, 2012. Time: 1pm-2:30 EDT. Cost: $50 or Summer Webinar Special. How to Register: Sign up ! Presented By: Heather Mansfield. This webinar begins with a demonstration on how to get your nonprofit started on Pinterest. The webinar explores click-by-click the Pinterest tool set, highlights what kind of content works best on Pinterest Boards, and features numerous tips and tricks that can help your nonprofit become a better pinner.

November 20 Webinar: Pinterest and Digital Photography for Nonprofit Storytelling

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Date: Tuesday, November 20, 2012. Time: 1pm-2:30 EDT. Cost: $50 or Summer Webinar Special. How to Register: Sign up ! Presented By: Heather Mansfield. View: All Webinars for Nonprofits.

Improve Your Photos with the Adobe Creative Cloud Photography Plan

Tech Soup Blog

TechSoup is proud to announce the latest Adobe membership product, Adobe Creative Cloud Photography plan. Capture the moment and make it your own with the Adobe Creative Cloud Photography plan. Perfect your photography with Adobe Photoshop Lightroom CC and Adobe Photoshop CC — the most powerful photography tools for beginners and professionals. It's all your photography, all in one place. Get the Photography Plan Now.

Upcoming Webinar November 12: The Art of Photography and Storytelling for Social Good

Tech Soup Blog

How can nonprofits use photography. What you'll learn: How can nonprofits use photography and social media to catalyze impact? Event causes webinars digital storytelling tsevent online seminars photography and social media to advocate for their cause? What motivates people to. And what are the elements of a great story or photo essay? Beth Kanter, distinguished author and blogger and David. Bathgate, award-winning photojournalist and storyteller will tackle.

My bird photography days

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

My bird photography days Originally uploaded by cambodia4kidsorg. From about 1987-94, my husband and I did a lot of bird photography. I recently came across our archive of slides. Remember those). I picked one to scan. This is night crown blue heron. We had a huge lenses that weighed a ton and would drag it and a heavy tripod -- get up at 4:00 a.m. and sit in blinder until we captured the perfect shot.

Collective Lens: Photography for Social Change

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

So, you can imagine my delight in discovering this fabulous photography site called Collective Lens: Photography for Social Change. Photo by Santino Livoti One face to a problem moves us, millions overwhelm us. Successful fund raisers for social causes have known that for a long time. A recent series of studies by psychologists provides the research that proves it -- they have found that fund-raising appeals do best when they are crafted around a single gripping image.

11 Must-Follow Nonprofits on Instagram

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Finally, to learn more about Instagram and other photo-sharing tools, please see the upcoming webinar How Nonprofits Can Successfully Use Pinterest and Utilize Digital Photography for Nonprofit Storytelling. Related Link: Webinar: How Nonprofits Can Successfully Use Pinterest and Utilize Digital Photography for Nonprofit Storytelling. Digital Photography Instagram

Photography and Machinima on Second Life

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Perhaps inspired by his recent Second Life Photography Award , my favorite edtech blogger, CogDog (aka Alan Levine in RL and CDC Barkely (woof, woof) announced a NMC photo contest. (Be Several months ago, I made my first Second Life Machinima, " I'm a Pianist In Second Life " after discovering Robbie Dingo 's instruments. (I I have a flute, cello, and grand piano.)

Nonprofits Taking Advantage Of Instagram Video

TechImpact

Blog Industry News Mobile Social Tech digital photography instagram storytelling Ever since social media giant Instagram jumped into the video business in late June, lots of nonprofits have started using the service as a way to connect with supporters online.

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Using Photography to Change the World: An Interview with Paola Gianturco

Have Fun - Do Good

For me, that meant photography, which I have done since I was eight, and traveling, which I love. PG: I think it will take all of us working together; surely it will take all of us working together, to create hope and possibility for this world. ** Interested in using photography to change the world? women photography photojournalism social change Global Fund for Women

Live Video Versus Pre-Recorded Videos for Your Nonprofit

NonProfit PRO

Interestingly, many of the answers involved investing in pre-recorded videos and photography with a professional photographer. Not too long ago, a nonprofit pro asked in a social group what others would do to market and promote their organization with a limited budget.

Three Photo Editing Apps to Try Right Now

Tech Soup Blog

In honor of the Storymakers kick-off, I tested out three brand new (to me) photography apps for iOS and Android smartphones. Looking for some photography inspiration? Got a photography app to recommend? mobile apps digitalstorytelling Photography mobile apps Which was my favorite? Read on to find out. Faded: Bust Out of Your Filter Rut. Tired of the same old Instagram filters?

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Great reads from around the web on October 18th

Amy Sample Ward

Tags: roundup bigsociety bookmarks conference copyright facebook irl list millennials nonprofits photography postalicious privacy resources sharing slacktivism socialchange socialmedia sxsw virtualworlds

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Organize and Improve Your Photos with Zoner

Tech Soup Blog

zoner design Photography Multimedia and GraphicsTechSoup is proud to announce our newest donor partner, Zoner. You can use Zoner to back up, organize, and adjust your organization's photos. Get Zoner Photo Studio. Organize Photos. Zoner makes it easy to transfer photos from your camera to your computer, sort them, label them, and access them whenever you need them. Enhance Photos. Zoner gives you photo information at a glance and lets you make adjustments quickly and easily.

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Visual Storytelling for Nonprofits

NTEN

Christy helped found the San Francisco-based digital photography publication, Once Magazine. Before relocating to San Francisco, she worked in New York with the Aperture Foundation, the International Center of Photography, and UnionDocs. Advocacy Community digital storytelling photography photos Web Sites CommunicationsBy Christy Wiles, Marketing Manager, PhotoPhilanthropy.

Is That A Camera in Your Pocket? Tips and Tools for MobilePhonetography As Part of Your Content Strategy

Beth Kanter

But to get the most out of your phonetography as content strategy you have to align your subject matter with your communication objectives and put the basics of good photography into practice. But there are some specific tips for this new genre of photography: 1. Be Quick: There are two principles for mobile phone photography. A few good apps for your camera bag … There are hundreds and hundreds of photography apps out there. Photography

Selfies for Good?

Beth Kanter

Photography Visual No doubt you’ve taken a “ selfie ,” a self-portrait taken with your mobile phone camera and shared on Facebook or other social media channels. Although selfies have been around for years , they have gained popularity recently.

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Mission in Action, in Life and in Work| The Storytelling Power of A Camera Lens

Connection Cafe

For, a mere 20 miles away in the atrium of another building, sits an exhibit focused on bringing the work of many nonprofits to life through photography. Nonprofit News Blackbaud''s Mission in Action Exhibit photography Sean Sheridan storytelling I love when my life and my work collide. As a corporate social responsibility professional working in philanthropy and volunteerism every day, nonprofits, their leaders and the work they do are a huge part of my life.

Adobe Cloud Creative – 65% Discount for Student

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Do you want to save some bucks while you enjoy Adobe Cloud Creative services for UX, web, video, design, photography, and lots more? These methods guide you on how to get the Adobe Cloud Creative student discount. What is Adobe Creative Cloud Student Discount?

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Is a picture really worth a thousand words?

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Tags: General Fundraising nonprofit photography

Medical Surplus Alliance Connects With Guatemalan Hospital With Help From Boulder Based Software Company & Acclaimed Photographer

VisionLink

Bottom Left: Pili Mejia (Amigos de Obras), Ryan Zimmerman (Photographer, VisionLink), Pat Black (Pat Black Photography), Lori Warrens (Senior Director, Community Solutions, VisionLink), Al Curasco (Medical Bridges), Regina Villeda (Amigos de Obras), Anna Tenne (Anna Tenne Photography), Ben Von Wong (Von Wong Photography). Acclaimed photographer and visual engineer, Ben Von Wong, is working with Avencera Partners, VisionLink, Inc.

Getting Good Pictures - How to Use Your Flash

See3

In fact, he wrote a book on the subject called David Pogue’s Digital Photography - The Missing Manual. Tags: photography David Pogue, the NYTimes technology writer, has some good advice about using digital cameras. One big issue in getting good pictures with amateur camera equipment is controlling the flash. Here’s what Pogue has to say on this subject: Cameras love light. Light is everything to a photograph: It provides the color, sharpness, and shadow.

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"Let us be grateful to people who make us happy."

Have Fun - Do Good

"Let us be grateful to people who make us happy; they are the charming gardeners who make our souls blossom." - Marcel Proust Photo by Nu Photography. All right reserved. Tweet. nablopomo

Serif Affinity Photo Review

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The photography industry has continued to evolve, therefore new software are being developed to satisfy the quest and creative skills of photographers. Nowadays, there are so many photo editing applications. This time around, Serif has succeeded again, with the recent version of Serif Affinity Photo. Serif is a software company that specializes in designing photo. The post Serif Affinity Photo Review appeared first on PhreeSite.com. Photo Editor

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Skylum AirMagic Review

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The ‘one-time click’ photo editor for drone photography is here. Skylum Airmagic does magic to your drone-captured images just as it is called. Read through our in-depth review to learn more Skylum AirMagic is a photo editing software specialized in modifying photos taken by drones. This time Skylum aimed at providing solutions to images captured. The post Skylum AirMagic Review appeared first on PhreeSite.com. Photo Editor

Alien Skin Exposure Review

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The photography community keeps advancing and developing new features and tools every day. Alien Skin Exposure X4 is a very reliable photo editor and organizer, with great features to help transform your images. This is a very comprehensive review on this amazing software; read to learn more! There are several photo editing software such as. The post Alien Skin Exposure Review appeared first on PhreeSite.com. Photo Editor

What Should Impress You in Shooting Photos?

Confessions of a Non-Profit Executive Director

One of the leading reasons people entered digital photography was through a person they love. Digital photography is an enthusiasm that you can show the crucial individuals in your life. And also, one of the most common reasons individuals get interested in photography was as a result of family, especially having their very own kids. Digital photography is a means to document the lives of your children, and that alone deserves learning all you can about it.

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How Organizations Can Use VR and AR Tech for Fundraising

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Creating your own VR or AR experience might not be easy and will require some programming and photography skills. The next step is to write your story and work on photography and programming. Kayla Matthews is a researcher, writer and blogger covering topics related to technology, smart gadgets, the future of work and personal productivity. She is the owner and editor of ProductivityTheory.com and ProductivityBytes.com.

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onenws Bookmarks on Delicious

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Join Now! Whats New? Learn more Help Sign In delicious Home Bookmarks Popular Recent Look up a URL People Go to a User Tags Explore ONE/Northwests Bookmarks Bookmarks | Network | Tags | Subscriptions Site: [link] Email: info@onenw.org See more bookmarks in Popular or Recent.

10 Nonprofits to Follow on Instagram

Care2

One of the best ways to support your stories is through photography and imagery, especially as social platforms like Instagram, Facebook, and even Twitter to some extent prioritize visual content, including videos. One of the greatest assets that nonprofits have at their disposal is stories. Stories about their movement, stories about the people they are serving, and stories about their volunteers and staff on the ground to support the organization’s mission.

How Nonprofits Can Use Instagram for Fundraising

Nonprofit Tech for Good

The Nature Conservancy’s page is big on professional nature photography. By Kayla Matthews , writer at ProductivityTheory.com – a blog dedicated to helping others better their productivity. Instagram can be a powerful tool for nonprofits wanting to connect to a broader audience.

ATTN Nonprofits: Instagram Has Launched New Profiles for Desktop

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Related Links: Webinar: How Nonprofits Can Successfully Use Pinterest and Utilize Digital Photography for Nonprofit Storytelling. Mashable wrote up thorough post on Instagram’s new profile pages for Desktop last week, but I wanted to emphasize four points useful for nonprofits: 1) The photos in banner across the top of the new profiles are automatically generated from the photos you have uploaded using Instagram’s mobile apps.

Daily DoGooder: Inside Looking Out

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Change the world, one video at a time.Inside Looking Out | 0:31 Community Housing Partnership This lovely clip uses time lapse photography of a mother and child as they sleep to tell the story of moving from home, to homelessness and back to home again.

nfp 2.0 » The trends that will drive charities in 2007!

Rebooting Charity

Skip navigation Recent Posts Natural blog cycle Buzz Director: the spacewalk metaphor Group fundraising primer When pictures speak a thousand words Another shout for a Netsquared Europe Communicating the soul of your non-profit My Fundraising 2.0

50 Years of Environmental Impact: NRDC Nominated for a Webby Award

Forum One

The design uses full-screen photography, bold typography, and delightful interactions and animations to build an immersive experience.

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Gateway Pet Guardians Create a Unique Points-Based Reward Program Using VolunteerHub’s Gamification Module

Volunteer Hub

Gateway Pet Guardians is using VolunteerHub to engage in-person and virtual volunteers amid COVID-19 through a unique gamification strategy. Gateway Pet Guardians , a nonprofit organization located in East St.

Free Webinar for Nonprofits in Asia Pacific! How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media Successfully and Build Their Digital Libraries

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Next, the webinar highlights the need to create a video and digital photography library and demonstrates how to use Windows Live Photo Gallery and Windows Live Movie Maker to create videos and slideshows for YouTube and Flickr. Date: To accomodate all schedules, this webinar will be presented twice – Tuesday, April 24 and Thursday, April 26. Time: 12-1:30pm Singapore/Kuala Lumpur. 10-11:30am New Delhi; 2-3:30 Sydney; 4-6:30pm Auckland). Cost: Free.

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