As you may know by now if you don’t live outside planet earth Instagram is one of the most popular mobile apps for sharing photos and pictures, taking the photographer inside us to the next level by providing the members with a series of tools and filters to help them stylize the pictures they take, making members feel pro when they take “selfies”, landscape photos or share with the rest of the world their awesome, hot and delicious everyday meal. All this packed in an application with the social touch that every app or site needs to have in these modern days. Instagram (a pretty humble project actually) started in 2010 with a seed funding and by 2012 had more than one hundred million active users share what they ate every day.
We’ll show you what’s popping’ in the famous, fast and beautiful photo sharing app these days.
Instagram co founder Mike Krieger talks about Instagram First Days
You may know not everything was success from the beginning. Krieger got emotional this week when he was speaking about how his team started developing this dream. Krieger, who has been called the soul of the Instagram project, was giving interviews and sharing thoughts on how they began working on the app, and the first version they did, and even recalling his days before instagram when he worked as a designer for a web browser chat. Mike Krieger took some time to share with the Instagram members and other websites his thoughts on the success of his app, the Instagram member’s behavior and how the Instagram filters were born.
Krieger share how good he was feeling with Instagram after the company was sold to facebook, how their workflow went up and how he is trying to keep the team together, showing them the road to follow to stay strong and build new stuff, because success is built on innovation. Between laughs Krieger also shared about his favorite members behavior with the app and pointed out creative ways the members use the app to personalize their pictures.
Instagram covers Cannes Film Festival
Instagram movie fans have this one going for them. Instagram covers Cannes Film Festival each year. Members of instagram can use the hashtag #CANNES2014 to stay in touch with photos and video updates in the one of the most prestigious Film Festivals around the world. Is being held in the Palais des Festivals et des Congrès de Cannes.
Instagram members can share and discover daily updates by all the Instagram members which include photos and videos of the stars that attend the event and the movies shown. Fashion heads will also have a joyful time on the photo app with the constant updates and gossip members are going to upload about the big number of famous celebrities that are going to attend the event, not precisely because of the stars but because of their clothing and how fashionable they are.
If you have an Instagram account we encourage you to use the #CANNES2014 to stay in touch.