Monthly Archives: January 2017


Quality-Content

Quality content – Are you posting it?

Calling all business owners, DIY marketers, entrepreneurs and activists. Calling everyone who uses their phone to promote their products and services. If you currently create content for your social media, you will most likely fit into one of these two categories.   Category 1 – Passionate and driven but with NO media knowledge, practice or experience. This category of content creators regularly sends out over exposed poorly framed images, shaky non-engaging video and disastrous live streams with no knowledge of each medium, their rules, conventions etc.   Category 2 – Passionate and driven with a good understanding and practice of media knowledge. This category of content creators post out […]


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Snapchat Face Mapping Comedy

The potential for using Snapchats lens feature for comedy is infinite. The Snapchat lens gives you the ability to face map any famous face to your face in real time. This allows the inner comedian to produce skits and sketches.ie to produce Snapchat Face Mapping Comedy. The catalyst On the 4th of January I released this video on Facebook. The video demonstrates some face swapping features I use for fun, ultimately the video shows folks how it is done. I used Conor McGregor and Nate Diazs (both famous MMA fighters) as examples. I shared the video out to various communities, including some […]


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Facebook Messenger Fun

Facebook via their messenger app have decided to take on  Snapchat in the fun filters territory. For a while now Snapchat have been killing it with excellent “lenses” to transform your face.  Facebook can’t see growing competitor encroach on their space with gimiky fun, so they have decided to down right copy Snapchats feature ie Facebook Messenger Fun. The Facebook face mapping is faster and you do not have to touch the screen which is pretty neat. Snapchats Lenses change more regularly and their Face swap feature has, as yet not been stolen sorry replicated. Below is a video I made […]


music-video

5 Music videos shot on a smartphone / iphone

5 Music videos shot on a mobile / smartphone / iphone The times are changing, no longer does a young up and coming band need to pay big bucks to have their music videos planned, shot, professional edited and distributed by a professional media producer. As someone who earns a living from making Music Videos (and all other forms of media),  I can tell you first hand how so many bands are now taking to creating a “cheap music video” using only their phone or camcorder.   Pros and Cons As you can imagine there are many pros and many cons to […]