This is why YouTube photography videos aren’t good for you

Oct 24, 2023
Dunja Djudjic

All of us from the fast internet era have learned at least something from YouTube. Of course, photography is no exception – just remember all those tutorials and other videos you’ve watched. However, this approach has certain pitfalls, especially in this day and age when content is getting shorter along with our attention span. Photographer Scott Choucino shares some of these downsides in his latest video. Yes, I’m aware of the irony, but it’s still worth a watch.

YouTube Shorts to add live streaming and remix collab features

Aug 2, 2023
John Aldred

In a new blog post, YouTube has announced some upcoming features for its Shorts feature. In short, the company is “taking inspiration” from other platforms…

How YouTubers ruined street photography

Jun 21, 2023
Dunja Djudjic

YouTube has become intertwined with almost every topic you want to learn about, and photography is no exception. And while it’s had a positive impact…

Is YouTube the best way to learn photography?

Jun 20, 2023
Dunja Djudjic

The world is changing fast, and those of us who started photography with film cameras have seen how the creative world evolves. But no matter…

YouTube is killing off “Stories” to focus on Shorts and Live

May 26, 2023
John Aldred

YouTube is killing off a feature you probably weren’t using anyway and won’t miss. June 26th marks the death of YouTube Stories, a feature released…

Which social media platform will grow your photography business quickest?

Apr 27, 2023
Alex Baker

Which social media platform do you use to build your photography or video business? You are using at least one right? Done correctly, it can…

Seattle schools sue TikTok, Meta, Snapchat, and YouTube over students’ mental health and behavioral issues

Jan 10, 2023
Dunja Djudjic

TikTok, Facebook, Instagram, Snapchat, YouTube; and their parent companies are facing yet another lawsuit over mental health issues in children. This time, it comes from…

TikTok heading into YouTube territory with horizontal format option

Dec 15, 2022
Alex Baker

Just when you’d accepted the verticle video format, TikTok goes and pulls a surprise on all of us and starts testing out a new horizontal…

New YouTube app update lets you convert your long-form videos into shorts on iOS and Android

Aug 1, 2022
John Aldred

YouTube has updated its iOS and Android apps with a new feature that lets you convert up to 60 seconds from your existing long-form content…

Nikon warns content creators of scammers pretending to be Nikon PR

Feb 8, 2022
John Aldred

Well, this is an odd turn. Typically, it’s fake “influencers” pretending to be somebody else to try to scam companies out of free gear. This…