Andrew Who? Andrew has taken photos since the age of 17. It was back in those days when photographers were still using film. He traveled a lot by himself and always brought his camera along. Basically, he developed his creativity on the streets and sharpened his eyes finding great objects for his lens. Andrew is … Continue reading What Does Andrew Say About the Klaud9 On Demand Branded Platform?
In mid-2018, a Singaporean photographer and "influencer" Daryl Aiden caused controversial comments about his work, especially from photographers and creatives. He even made it to BBC for claiming stock photos as his own personal work. As Amos Struck explained in his article, stock photos should be used as part of a greater design (e.g. websites; … Continue reading Effortful vs Effortless Beautiful Photos
In the fast-paced world of digital marketing, marketers are required to be effective and efficient in finding the perfect visual content for their marketing efforts. Marketer Jeff Bullas cites that articles containing relevant images have 94 percent more total views than articles without images. As a result, the need for sourcing photos quickly is when stock … Continue reading Nine Best Stock Photo Sites for Marketers
To become a skilled photographer, it is important to explore different styles to keep challenging yourself. Do you know anything about minimalist photography? If you don't, now it's time to learn about it! Minimalist Photography utilizes various objects, from large objects and the wall as the background to tiny objects and its natural surroundings as … Continue reading Tips to Create Interesting Minimalist Photography
It was a decade ago when Chris Messina became the first person to use a hashtag in social media. However, the concept of hashtags has been around for a long time before they were popularised by social media. Internet Relay Chat (IRC) was the first platform to use metadata tags to group messages, images, video, … Continue reading Win the Instagram Hashtag Game
With the evolution of technology, it is nearly impossible to ignore what mobile phones have to offer. Since mobile phones were first introduced to the world, they have not only been able to change the way people live, but also the way people perceive things. Everything has become so handy that people have regarded mobile … Continue reading Are Mobile Phones Killing Photography?
One of Klaud9's main goals is to build a visual content community that allows any enthusiastic photographer and videographer to feel engaged and inspired. Nevertheless, Klaud9 also needs to maintain our quality standards so we can deliver the visual content to our clients' expectations. If you've been wondering what Klaud9's approvals team are really looking … Continue reading What Klaud9’s Approvals Team are Really Looking for & How to Get Your Content Approved
In our previous article, we have discussed that branded content has been used by companies of any size, from the successful ones (e.g. Dove, Heineken, and Starbucks) to the newer ones (e.g. Airbnb). Dove with “Real Beauty Sketch” and Heineken with their “World Apart” campaign both possess a strong emotional impact that has generated millions … Continue reading World’s Biggest Brands Whose Branded Content Campaigns Have Missed the Mark
Pernahkah kamu melihat foto-foto seperti ini dan penasaran bagaimana mereka membuatnya? Teknik mengedit foto menjadi ilusi optik ini sudah menjadi rahasia umum bagi para ahli. Namun, untuk pemula atau pengagum fotografi yang belum mempraktekan keahlian khusus, rahasia ini bisa menjadi sangat mengagumkan. Dalam mengungkap rahasia ini, Klaud9 mendapatkan kesempatan untuk berbincang dengan seorang ahli … Continue reading Usaha Yang Sederhana, Hasil Karya Ilusi Optik Yang Luar Biasa
Have you seen pictures like these and wondered how people made them? Photo editing technique of an optical illusion has been a public secret for the experts. But, for beginners or photography appreciators that haven't practiced a specific skill, this secret can be mind-blowing. To expose this secret, Klaud9 got a chance to chat with … Continue reading Simple Effort, Incredible Result of Optical Illusion