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The Year of the #Selfie

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Monica Watson

The Year of the #Selfie

Is 2013 the year of the selfie? Well according to the Oxford English Dictionary it is. Just yesterday, selfie was added to their Word of the Year list – joining such notable words as omnishambles, big society, and sudoku. The Word of the Year isn’t always a new word but is instead something that has Read more

Four Entertainment Brands You Should Be Following on Instagram

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Monica Watson

Four Entertainment Brands You Should Be Following on Instagram

Entertainment brands have some of the most engaged and enthusiastic fans, yet there are plenty of networks and shows that continue to solely post screencaps or repurposed images. Then, there are entertainment who push the idea of what Instagram is and what it can be used for. These brands are treating Instagram as a true Read more

Our Favorite Fashion Instagrammers You Need to Follow

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Jay Park

Our Favorite Fashion Instagrammers You Need to Follow

In honor of all the new Spring 2014 looks debuted these past few weeks at NYFW, LFW, and now PFW, we compiled a short list of our favorite fashion experts on Instagram. 1. Aimee Song (@songofstyle) Chic style. Gorgeous places. What more could a girl want? 2. Manrepeller (@manrepeller) One of the most popular fashion Read more

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The 7 Deadly Sins of Instagram

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Jay Park

The 7 Deadly Sins of Instagram

With its 3-year anniversary quickly approaching this coming October, Instagram has grown tremendously with over 160 million monthly users and nearly 16 billion images created. Over these few years, some notable trends, or “sins,” have risen to the forefront, from food to sunsets to #duckface selfies. Indulging in these Instagram sins is pretty common, and Read more

An Inside Look at #OutsideLands

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Jay Park

An Inside Look at #OutsideLands

This past weekend, San Francisco was flooded with avid music-lovers from all over for the 6th annual Outside Lands. Thousands filled Golden Gate Park to watch live performances ranging from Paul McCartney to electronic sensation Kaskade. Throughout the park, people were snapping and sharing photos instantly. When Paul McCartney graced the stage and began the Read more

The Argument for Food Photography

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Monica Watson

The Argument for Food Photography

We’ve all been there: you just want to eat a meal, but your friends all have to each take the perfectly symmetrical and lighted photo (unless you’re me, in which case you’re the one holding up all your friends while you decide if a BeautifulMess border would be overkill). Wong Fu Productions shows the plight Read more

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Oscar de la Renta Instagrams a Fashion First

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Jay Park

Oscar de la Renta Instagrams a Fashion First

Last week, acclaimed fashion designer Oscar de la Renta made a bold choice in the fashion world. And we’re not talking about loud prints or clashing colors. For the first time in fashion history, an exclusive look at a Fall 2013 collection made its first appearance not on high-fashion publications like Vogue or Elle but Read more

Chute News

Andy Kaufman

Thanks for Making Our First PhotoChute a Huge Success!

We’d like to send out a huge thank you to everybody who came out last Friday and helped to make our inaugural PhotoChute happy hour a huge success. We loved showing off our office and catching up with you over a few drinks and a full roasted pig. We hope you love the new super Read more