Picture Perfect: 8 Free Stock Photography Websites for Nonprofits

EveryAction

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

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. It's all your photography, all in one place. Get the Photography Plan Now.

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August 13 Webinar: Pinterest and Digital Photography for Nonprofit Storytelling

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Date: Tuesday, August 13, 2013. Time: 1pm-2:30 EDT. Cost: $50 or Spring Webinar Special. How to Register: Sign up ! Presented By: Heather Mansfield. View: All Webinars for Nonprofits.

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.

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. Digital Photography Instagram

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.

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.

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.

WWF Raises Awareness about a Photography Exhibition Using Targeted Mobile Messaging

Mobile Commons

This is a great chance to see some beautiful photography and learn more about the global water crisis we’re facing,” they wrote. The post WWF Raises Awareness about a Photography Exhibition Using Targeted Mobile Messaging appeared first on Mobile Commons.

10 Nonprofits to Follow on Instagram

Frogloop

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.

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

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.

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.

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

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.

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.

Is Instagram Useful for Nonprofit Marketing?

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Instagram, the mobile photography app, has been getting a lot of attention lately. From critics saying it is killing photography to hype and hoopla from marketing pundits saying it is a must-have as part of your “visual marketing tool box.”

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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.

3 Steps To Capture Your Website Visitors In Less Than One Second

Connection Cafe

If that’s your case, see if stock photography is an option. Abstract or macro photography can be very effective if chosen carefully. First Impressions Matter. Did you know it only takes users about 50 milliseconds to form an opinion on whether they like our site or not?

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. women photography photojournalism social change Global Fund for Women

Pinterest Nonprofit Benchmarking with Pinerly

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

The board topics with the most followers from this sample of seven early adopters include: Photography. NWF’s “ Wildlife Photography ” and SFMOMA’s “ The Golden State ” (for an exhibition) photography boards were among their most followed boards.

How Nonprofit Leaders Create An Authentic Personal Brand on Intsagram

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

It may be no surprised that he is an excellent photography and each shot is carefully crafted and described. This is a hilarious Instagram spoof account satirizing the great millennial adventurer trend in photography.

3 Reasons Your Nonprofit Website Needs Responsive Design

Connection Cafe

54 percent listed overall good design, such as appealing layout and photography, as important. Did you know that organizations update their website, on average, every 2-4 years?

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.

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.

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.

36 Useful Apps & Online Tools for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Adobe Creative Cloud Photography :: adobe.com/creativecloud. For advanced for photo editing, the Adobe Creative Cloud Photography plan provides users access to numerous Adobe photo editing tools, such as Lightroom CC and Photoshop CC.

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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.

7 Steps for Finding Work/Life Balance While You’re Trying to Save the World

SocialFish

Photo by Sweet Ice Cream Photography on Unsplash. By Meico Marquette Whitlock. ——-. You’re deeply committed to your organization and doing whatever it takes to make life just a little bit easier for your members and the community you serve.

Win a Trip to bbcon — Award Nominations Open Through September 21

Tech Soup Blog

The Mission in Action Award is an opportunity to capture those stories through photography and celebrate the amazing work you're doing with 3,000 of your peers. Second place : Photography equipment ($500 value).

More Effective Nonprofit Websites in 2 Simple Steps (part 2)

NetWits

Photography that uses eye contact will allow you to make a personal connection with your user. Part two of our four part series on Effective Nonprofit Websites. Make sure to read part one if you missed it: Create a More Effective Nonprofit Website Using These 2 Simple Suggestions.

7 Fantastic Free or Low Cost Sources To Get Images for Your Content Strategy

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

An excellent source of images is to take them yourself with your digital camera or mobile phone camera. If you practice some the basic photography rules , you should be able to DIY some good images for your content strategy. Flickr Image by Sam Howzit.

The Key to Relevant Fundraising in 2015 and Beyond

Connection Cafe

Yet, nonprofit organizations large and small seem to struggle with finding stories to tell, in words, in video or in photography. A few days ago, I spoke to a person who was interested in helping a nonprofit organization raise funds.

3 Unforgettable Reasons Arts and Cultural Organizations Need Pinterest

NetWits

Pinterest for Arts and Cultural Organizations, really? I have 1021 pins. knew I had a solid interest in Pinterest , but this confirms it – full blown obsession. I wonder how long it took me to pin so many things. If I sent someone 1021 text messages, I could probably be given stalker status.

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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: Thursday, April 26.

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.

Hatch: A Tool for Digital Storytelling for Social Impact Launches

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Tips like Nonprofit Photography Ethics , Recruiting Volunteers on LinkedIn , and Using Tumblr to Collect and Share Stories.

The 15th issue of NTEN: Change is here: Advocacy and Visual Communications

NTEN

The 15th issue of the NTEN: Change journal is out, focusing on Advocacy and Visual Communications: How to Rise Above the Noise. This issue is packed with actionable ideas, intriguing interviews, and impactful case examples that''ll help you show what your mission means, and why it''s important. >>Read

Great reads from around the web on October 18th

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