Seemingly out of nowhere, Zoom became a staple part of life. Especially during lockdown, it was the only way to connect with others face-to-face (...ish). All of a sudden, everything from work meetings, to birthday parties, to exercise classes, and even house viewings were all happening via video call. There were of course the usual players - Skype, Microsoft Teams and Google Meet, but it was Zoom that really caught on. Certainly at first, it was a blessing - a portal that helped facilitate connections in a desperately strange time. It meant many were able to carry out a form of 'business as usual'.
Cinemagraphs are widely used in the advertising and fashion industries as this format brings your pictures to life. Just like the moving images from Harry Potter’s newspapers, a cinemagraph is a still image edited to include a short looping animation but how do cinemagraphs for business help you?
When we read about an App that claims to increase freelancer's chances of getting paid on time by 80%, we were sceptical. Anything that can combat the nightmare of chasing clients is worth investigating so we got in touch with Ivo Weevers, Director of Albert, a new invoicing app aimed at freelancers, to ask how they're doing it. Here's what we found out.
Freelancer App knowledge 101. You're never alone when you've got your phone! Apps. They're supposed to save us time, bring us pleasure, feed the cat (okay, not the last one) but with so much choice freelancers must decide what's worth a download. We've done the hard work for you to find the top 5 Freelancer Apps out now.
For many photographer post production is the pivotal moment where any image is turned into something extraordinary. With Photoshop now in its 25th year it has received over 20 major updates and created possibilities that were not even imagined at its conception. We can now do everything from photo post production and designing websites to editing videos with hundreds of new and old tools alike! However, amongst all of these we can easily lose our way, and just a handful are often all that are needed to provide us with that extra step closer to something unique and memorable:
In the time sensitive world of creative industry, the expression ‘time is money’ holds considerable significance. With deadlines, networking events, meetings and shoots, it can be hard to keep on top of your schedule. Fortunately, however, there are a plethora of handy time management apps to provide you with freelance support.