Prisma

Among our favorite apps: Prisma Prisma transforms photos into artworks using the styles of famous artists: Munk, Picasso as well as world famous ornaments and patterns. A unique combination of neural networks and artificial intelligence helps you turn memorable moments into timeless art. 1 billion photos processed in its first seven weeks Key Links http://prisma-ai.com …

Photography

Photo:Vegas Stardust Photography = the art or practice of taking and processing photographs. Planeta.com is seeking examples of photography that connect locals and visitors, whether by seeking out instagrammable places to visit or by documenting and savoring local culture. We are also keen on learning tips on digitizing photos and videos. For those of us who …

Flickr Lessons

We have been big fans of Flickr, the user-generated photography website which launched in February 2004. This pioneering social web site rewards interaction and offers access to Creative Commons-licensed images. There are some gripes, but on the whole, Flickr is our old-school social web darling. April 2018 news – Flickr has been acquired by Smugmug …

Thomas Mangelsen

He hunts with his camera. Jane Goodall Key Links http://mangelsen.com http://mangelsen.com/catch-of-the-day-1698.html https://www.facebook.com/ThomasDMangelsen https://twitter.com/mangelsen https://twitter.com/mangelsen 60 Minutes Into the wild with Thomas D. Mangelsen Show and tell with wildlife photographer Thomas Mangelsen Jane and Tom take in wildlife and whiskey Elsewhere on the Web thomas-d-mangelsen-unites-dr-jane-goodall-legacy-release Embedded Tweets https://twitter.com/60Minutes/status/993279367638855680 https://twitter.com/60Minutes/status/993284930401656832 Planeta.com Photography Wildlife Wildlife Tourism

Smugmug acquires Flickr

April 20, 2018 – Breaking social web news SmugMug announced it has acquired Flickr, the once uber-popular photography site from Yahoo/Oath. Smugmug: “Photographers have always found ways to share their passion, work, and inspiration with each other. Together we are home to the creators, the shutter pressers, the doers and makers. We’re home to you.” …

Instagram

One of the tools on the social web. Instagram https://www.instagram.com Examples https://www.instagram.com/planeta Also see: #instagrammable Ron Mader: I enjoy Instagram more with the opportunity of checking out some friends and family, some of whom are only on Instagram. That said, I’m not your typical engaged Instagram fan. It lacks the Creative Commons license options that …

Selfie

Buzzwords: Selfie Selfie = Taking one’s own photo Embedded Tweets The only human, alive or dead, not contained within the frame of this photo is Michael Collins.The ultimate anti-selfie.#Apollo11 pic.twitter.com/xgtFvdWJFD — Dr Craig Dalzell (@thecommongreen) July 20, 2017 Photos Wiki Selfie Planeta.com Buzzword Bingo #MeTourism Unselfie

Ireland’s West Coast Stone Symposium

This weekend – March 24-26 West Cork Stone Symposium (Cork, Ireland) celebrates stone as part of our environment and a source of inspiration. Key Links http://westcorkstonesymposium.com @westcorkstone facebook http://livingthesheepsheadway.com Twitter Moment West Cork Stone Symposium Programme Friday 24th March 2017 Dry Stone Walling Workshop 9:30am-4:30pm  (Ahakista) Stone Carving Workshop 9:30am-4:30pm (Ahakista) The Rhymer’s Peninsula and the Sheep’s …

What are your favorite places to take photos of authentic and beloved Vegas locales?

Photo: Ron Mader, Flickr What would locals like visitors to know about Las Vegas? We’re making a new game called the Las Vegas Treasure Hunt and need your help in creating a checklist: what are your favorite places to take photos of authentic and beloved Vegas locales? Questions What are your favorite places to take …

Translating: August 19 is World Photography Day

August 19 is World Photography Day, a day to pay homage to the history of photography, celebrate the present and leave a positive trail for the future. World Photography Day originates from the invention of the daguerreotype, a photographic processes developed by Louis Daguerre. On January 9, 1839 The French Academy of Sciences announced the process and a few …