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Webinar | Wonderlust: tapping into the boundless beauty of nature

Re-watch our next visual trends webinar, to hear from Director of Visual Trends, Pam Grossman, as she discusses the latest trend of Wonderlust

Connecting to the crowd: tapping into the power of sport with visual storytelling

Five ways that brands can use sports imagery to engage with their customers

Social photography | The key visual trends

There is a core set of visual ideas and conventions around technology and its no surprise that our best sellers from the Flickr collection reflect these trends – connection and urbanity

Expert Insider: Adrian Cheok

Adrian Cheok on the future of the digital image in a mixed reality world, hyper-connectivity, those Google glasses everyone is talking about, and about a shift in communications from a world of text messages, to a future of taste messages

Gap-toothed authenticity

In this second part of our introduction to our Curve report on Technology, we dig deep into the drivers behind the “authenticity” trend and look at some Smartphone Social Sharing of “Street Art” via Samsung

Expert Insider: Richard Banks

A trend we are tracking throughout this Curve report is the nostalgia/retro obsession that has featured in all markets and segments. So when it came to exploring how new technology is shaping our current obsession with the past, and how it is changing how we relate to images and image-making, there was one person we were needed to talk to – Richard Banks

Photography: the killer app

How social photography is changing the meaning of photography in general, and how brands have utilised it for impactful, engaging campaigns. We reveal deep visual trends underlying sales from Flickr, and interviews with leading researchers offering insight into the fast-changing impact of photography on our day-to-day lives.

London 2012: The Smartphone Olympics?

Our photographers captured the 2012 Olympics using all the latest technology. But couldn’t resist the urge to get their smartphones out as well

Show, don’t tell: the rise of visual social media

Visual social media is the breakout marketing trend for 2012. Watch a recording of our event from 14 November to hear from a panel of experts on how brands are using visual content to power social engagement

How is social photography changing the way brands tell stories

Facebook, Twitter, YouTube – thanks to social media, people are conspicuously sharing stories and imagery about themselves every day. But what does that mean for brands and campaigns?