The GOOD 30 Days Challenge...
The website Good.is challenges its readers each month to improve both the world…and themselves. This month’s is to document your life with your camera! Each morning in November the site will post a daily challenge, which you can find on their site and on Twitter (for example, Day 1 was “Document Street Style”). It’s up to you to shoot it, then share on Facebook,...
Worldwide Instameet a Global Success... →
Check out photos from the third Worldwide Instameet held in cities across the globe yesterday…including our own @RichNYC passionately discussing photojournalism and Occupy Wall Street. Remember, there’s an Instameet here in New York every month, and we’ve got some very cool things in the works for you! In addition, there’s always Insta-walks, workshops and gatherings,...
The Worldwide Instameet is tomorrow! This is what you need to know: The Meetup starts at 6:30pm with drinks & gallery show, then presentations at 7pm by Stickygram & Inkstagram, 2 iPhoneographers (@JohndeGuzman & @Leifography), and then a panel discussion on photojournalism. We have a space reserved for 9pm drinks at Madame X bar, 94 West Houston Street, downstairs (RSVP). We hope...
Camera Comparison: iPhone 4 vs. iPhone 4S
With its 5 megapixel camera and an App Store overloaded with photo editing apps, the iPhone 4 became a legitimate player in the world of digital photography, even becoming the most popular camera on Flickr. Now comes the iPhone 4S, with its 8MP camera as one of its most highly touted features. If you’re curious about how a subject looks captured by Apple’s newest baby vs. its...
6 Days til Instameet!
Our next Meetup on Oct 26 coincides with Instagram’s Worldwide Instameet! We’ve put together a really exciting workshop with demos, presentations, and a panel discussion. But first we want to thank our partners: Inkstagram, the best web interface for Instagram, who is covering the rent for the event, and Stickygram, who is providing Instagram NYC magnets for all attendees! ...
Instagram: How to Spread The Word about Your... →
Cool assortment of invites here! instagram: The next Worldwide InstaMeet is coming up on Wednesday, October 26. Check out our InstaMeets page to find out how to get involved. Help spread the word about your city’s meetup by sharing an InstaMeet invitation! Here are some tips to make sure as many Instagrammers in your area know when and…
iPhone 4S: The S is for Sold Out!
It’s the new annual ritual: lines wrapped around Apple stores as customers eagerly await the launch of the newest iPhone. And Friday was no exception, as this panorama of the Fifth Ave. store shows. Not surprisingly, the device has flown off shelves, with predictions of up to 4 million units sold this weekend (consisting of pre-orders and reserve stock). By comparison, last...
Sponsor for our next meetup
We are looking for a sponsor for our next Meetup, October 26, to cover the cost of renting a space. The sponsor can be an app, a startup, or anyone who wants to speak in front of 50 or more iPhoneographers at the next meetup. The sponsor will also be promoted on various social media channels throughout the month. Please email Brian at instagramnyc [at] gmail. Thanks and spread the word!
How can you help the NYC Instagram Community?
We are looking for volunteers to support and promote the growth of the NYC Instagram community, and we would love it if you helped us out! Back in March, I (@bridif) created the Instagram and Twitter accounts for @instagramnyc for our first formal “Instameet,” and added Facebook and Tumblr along the way. Since the beginning, I’ve worked with some of you for organizing support...
Hey everyone, just a reminder that we are having the Instameet rain or shine! Come on down to New Work City at 412 Broadway for pizza, demos by WANT! app and Instacane, then presentations from 5 wonderful NYC Instagramers. There will be pizza, mingling, and and a Q&A with the entire panel. See you there! RSVP at Facebook or Meetup.
Sponsor for the Meetup!
We are super excited to have WANT! app as a sponsor for next week’s Meetup - they’ll demo their cool iPhone app, which lets you visually share with your friends what you want, and they’ll be providing food… so come hungry!
Next Meetup is September 7!
We’ve put together an excellent panel of NYC photographers for September 7th, starting at 7pm at New Work City. But first, if you want to RSVP, please use either Facebook or Meetup - THANKS! Alright, who is presenting? The panel will consist of Christian (@cxcart), Renzo (@aliveinnyc), Noi (@noinyc), Stephen (@stephenthorpey), and Anette (@augustnetta), and will be moderated by Brian...