November 18, 2013

5 ways nonprofits are using Pinterest effectively

by Guest

Pinterest is one of the most popular ways for people to share pictures online. Businesses have been using Pinterest to great effect, and nonprofit organizations are also quickly coming on board. Here are five examples of nonprofits using Pinterest well. Continue reading

August 22, 2012

Use smartphones to capture events for your cause

by Lauren Major

Photographer Dan Chung’s Olympic smartphone photoblog setup.   Take some tips from a pro photographer at the London Olympics Target audience: Photographers, nonprofits, cause organizations, foundations, NGOs, social enterprises, businesses, educators, journalists, citizen journalists, Web publishers. The 2012 London Olympic games were a chance for photojournalists from around the world to produce breathtaking images. One photojournalist took the challenge of … Continue reading

January 18, 2012

Free-to-use mobile and technology images

by kiwanja

They say a picture paints a thousand words, and that may be the case. But if they cost the earth or you don’t have permission to use them, they end up painting nothing much at all. Continue reading

May 7, 2009

6 tips on how to shoot digital photos like a pro

by JD Lasica

Photo by JD Lasica   Improve the quality of the images you shoot for your organization Target audience: Cause organizations, nonprofits, NGOs, journalists, general public. This is part of our ongoing series designed to help nonprofits and other organizations learn how to use and create media. With millions of amateur shutterbugs sporting digital cameras that can produce professional results, more … Continue reading

April 10, 2009

Guide to shooting photos in public

by JD Lasica

Shutterbugs have wide latitude to photograph strangers — but consider propriety as well as the law Target audience: Cause organizations, nonprofits, NGOs, journalists, general public. This is part of our ongoing series designed to help nonprofits and other organizations learn how to use and create media. When is it all right to take photos of strangers in public? Society has … Continue reading

April 5, 2009

Your rights as a photographer

by JD Lasica

The photographer’s right: A downloadable flyer explaining your rights when confronted for photography Target audience: Cause organizations, nonprofits, NGOs, journalists, general public. This is part of our ongoing series designed to help nonprofits and other organizations learn how to use and create media. The Photographer’s Right is a one-page printout on what the rights of photographers are when shooting in … Continue reading