Photography

How Can Brands Use Pets In Visual Storytelling to Create Emotional Connections?
How Can Brands Use Pets In Visual Storytelling to Create Emotional Connections?
How Can Brands Use Pets In Visual Storytelling to Create Emotional Connections? 366 222 Shlomi Ron

Do you find yourself walking down the street, and as soon you see someone taking out their dog for a walk – can’t resist the emotional surge to come over and shower the pet with love? Advertisers – including non-pet brands – have been using pets in their advertising for a long time for exactly…

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What is AI Generated Image?
What is AI Generated Image? 366 222 Shlomi Ron

What is AI Generated Image? “In a nutshell, it’s an image created by artificial intelligence (AI) algorithms. In recent developments, the AI learns the visual structure, style, and text labels for a lot of images. Then upon receiving a text prompt can generate a new image.” – Shlomi Ron It sure looks like in the…

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What happens when form meets function?
What Happens when Form Meets Function?
What Happens when Form Meets Function? 366 222 Shlomi Ron

I bet you’ve already heard the statement “Form follows function” quite a lot in your career. This principle of design is associated with late 19th and early 20th-century architecture and industrial design in general, which states that the shape of a building or object should primarily relate to its intended function or purpose (Wikipedia). Now…

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A Story is Like...
A Story is Like…
A Story is Like… 366 222 Shlomi Ron

  Life is like a box of chocolates.You never know what you’re gonna get.”– Forrest Gump How do use comparisons in your visual storytelling? As a visual storyteller, one of your powerful communication tactics – you may even not realize – is comparing one aspect of your business to another aspect in a completely different…

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What Made Bernie’s Inauguration Photo Go Viral?
What Made Bernie’s Inauguration Photo Go Viral?
What Made Bernie’s Inauguration Photo Go Viral? 366 222 Shlomi Ron

Ever wondered what made Bernie’s inauguration photo go viral? Before we jump into the photo, let’s look at the context this viral photo sprung from. We’re living in wild times where reality continues to exceed our wildest imaginations. Eleven months into the pandemic that has wreaked havoc with over 100 million CoronaVirus cases of which…

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What is Visual Storytelling Photography?
What is Visual Storytelling Photography? 366 222 Shlomi Ron

  Take a close look at the photo below. What story are you reading? Where does the story take place? When was the photo taken? Who are the protagonist and other characters? Did any particular detail catch your attention? What is the primary emotion you’re sensing? Do you find any particular perspective expressed? These are…

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How Do Stories Shape Reality?
How Do Stories Shape Reality? 366 222 Shlomi Ron

Unlike narrow-focused business podcasts, I am a great believer that in this day and age, it’s important to talk to not only people in your industry but to people outside your industry to get fresh perspectives. This is where true innovation comes from and this is my programming strategy for the Visual Storytelling Today podcast.…

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"Yonkeros" - Jaime Permuth
What Makes A Photo Tells A Story
What Makes A Photo Tells A Story 366 219 Shlomi Ron

In this episode, I chat with Jaime Permuth, an award-winning photographer and professor at the School of Visual Arts in New York. With the tremendous growth in photo sharing – globally, people share 95 million photos on Instagram every day! – I am often asked how can you tell a story in a single photo.…

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How to Create Visual Stories Without an Artist?
How to Create Visual Stories Without an Artist? 366 218 Shlomi Ron

Ever wondered why visual storytelling is more critical than ever? In the world of digital marketing, visual story creation is more than a trend; it’s a powerful strategy to engage and captivate your audience. With 80% of marketers using visual assets in their social media marketing. Video (63%), alone, has also surpassed blogging (60%) in…

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How to Use Portrait Photography to Maximize First Impression?
How to Use Portrait Photography to Maximize First Impression? 370 218 Kirk Francis

First impressions are paramount. You never get a second chance, so make it count! You’ll never get a second chance again! In the blink of an eye, we form a first impression. Why? Because we’ve evolved over millennia to be able to tell. These days, on social media, your profile and bio are where people…

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