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VIDEO: Future of Photography

“It’s not about proving a point that you can put a mobile phone picture on a cover. It was about the best picture and it really didn’t matter, in my opinion,” Kira Pollack, Director of Photography at Time, said of TIME's Instagram cover during her discussion at the Visual Revolution Summit. The director spoke on TIME's decision to cover Hurricane…

Today, we hosted the first of our two pre-Visual Revolution Summit tweet chats. The topic? How are brands and publishers effectively harnessing visual content in a world filled with trillions of photos? Check out the questions and responses from some of our speakers and attendees: Anthony Quintano, Dorrine Mendoza, David Berkowitz, Marcus Spiering, Gregarious Narain, and Ranvir Gujral. Check out…

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This week's Front Lines of the #VisualRevolution features a new app update, a social platform's attempt at monetization, and a hilarious coffee shop prank, so let's jump right in. 1. Flickr's 1TB storage comes to mobile Flickr's latest app update comes with an auto-upload feature to let mobile users really take advantage of that free terabyte of storage. With most…

This week's Front Lines of the Visual Revolution features two already-visual sites building on top of their products to increase engagement and social activity. 1. Flickr Hashtag support and usage is growing with rumors that even Facebook will be adopting it soon. Now Flickr is rolling out official support for their iOS app, improving the search function and helping Flickr…

This new weekly series highlights some of the great work companies are doing within the visual revolution. Images are vital to telling stories and engaging audiences, and these businesses have recognized the power behind them. 1. Etsy Etsy has acquired Mixel, which created a photo collage app that users can share in the Mixel community and other social media platforms.…

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