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Learn how to visualize your story using images.

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 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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How to create your first nft?
How to create your first NFT?
How to create your first NFT? 366 222 Shlomi Ron

Have you figured out your summer plans yet? Well, beyond the important downtime we all deserve after such a roller coaster of a year, summer is also a great time for experimentation. If you recall a few weeks ago I talked about the basics of NFT (Non-Fungible Token) that has created quite a buzz in…

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Why location is important in a story?
Why Is Location Important In A Story?
Why Is Location Important In A Story? 366 222 Shlomi Ron

Do you give enough importance to location in your visual stories? Location along with the time are critical in painting a vivid story in your audience’s minds. In a classic story structure that follows Setting, Conflict and Resolution, you typically will find the first mention of the location in Act 1: The Setting. This is…

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What’s all the fuss with NFT?
What’s all the fuss with NFT? 366 222 Shlomi Ron

What are you thinking about all this NFT craze that’s all over the media these days? In the past few months we’ve all experienced a whirlwind of media coverage, mixed signals, hype vs. bubble alerts, and mostly dreams of a new generation of creators that crave a platform to share and monetize their digital art.…

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Unpacking COVID’s Story Arc
Unpacking COVID’s Story Arc 1024 547 Shlomi Ron

What do you think about the past year? This rollercoaster of a year has been by far a wild ride echoing a big budget Hollywood’s end-of-the-world kinda blockbuster. But like any unexpected earth shattering event, did you know that the COVID story follows the classic 3-act structure? Let’s unpack the COVID’s story arc together! ACT…

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How to Bring A Story To Life With Illustration?
How to Bring A Story To Life With Illustration?
How to Bring A Story To Life With Illustration? 366 222 Shlomi Ron

I believe people respond better when they can see their personal stories mirrored in a meaningful visual story. That’s why I was super excited to speak with Agnes Lee, a New York Times’ illustrator, I have been closely following her simple yet meaning-rich illustrations on the Metropolitan Diary section. She will tell you more about…

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What Role Do You Give Your Audience?
What Role Do You Give Your Audience?
What Role Do You Give Your Audience? 366 222 Shlomi Ron

What role do you typically give your audience? We often treat our audience as that faceless mass and end up “casting” them with the typical passive consumer role. Engage and convert! What if there are other roles you could assign your audience as part of your ongoing visual storytelling strategy? The risk with a passive transactional…

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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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How to come up with great visual stories?
How to Come Up with Great Visual Stories?
How to Come Up with Great Visual Stories? 366 222 Shlomi Ron

How do you come up with story ideas to bring to life your brand narrative? Finding inspiration to support your brand’s goals, while at the same time satisfy your audience’s needs – could be tough. But it doesn’t have to be. Take for example, how I came up with the idea for the Brand Storytelling…

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