i-phonography and the news: Instagram (and others)

Reporting is getting more and more visual and on the go. Instagram, with over 15 million members, is now being used by news outlets to enrich their coverage and by private users for citizen journalism. How to use it and how to get the best from it.

What is Instragram and who made it

How to get 15 million users in little more than a year and a half

Polaroid, Lomography and iPhonegraphy

The Filters

Publish and share

Hashtags and Rss feeds

The worldwide community: cultural exchanges, Instameet & Instawalk

Storytelling with Instagram, from brands to news outlets

Instragram and Foursquare

Fish eye lens and other

Other apps and add-on: Followgram, Webstragram, Instamap, Instalook, etc

A quick look at alternatives (waiting fot the Android version of Instagram): Lightbox, PicPiz, Vignette, Mytubo...

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