BONUS EPISODE: Instagram STORIES video tutorial

Today Instagram launched its brand new Stories feature which allows you to create a temporary 24-hour story line of photos or videos (think Snapchat… but Instagram). In this tutorial, I walk through everything you need to know about the feature (that I can find) and how to use it.

Episode 073: @postaljeff – Having many hobbies and the life of a postal worker with Jeff Kelley


Jeff Kelley is a indeed a postal worker and not just some strange person that decided to put the word ‘postal’ in front of his name. A life long New Englander, he’s been a letter carrier in Massachusetts for the last 17 years. He shoots primarily with his iPhone, but has recently begun dabbling in film, learning everything as he goes. He is the lead editor for Grryo (gree-oh), writes occasionally for the Huffington Post, and runs his local Western Mass Instagram group, @igers413. You can find Jeff on Instagram @postaljeff.

New Community: An Instagram Story


You all may remember the conversations I had with my friends @littlecoal, @thecraighensel, and @neighborhoodfilm and how during those conversations, we talked about a road trip. On Monday morning, a snippet of what took place during that road trip was published; and it is called “New Community – An Instagram Story”. This 10 minute film documents an 8 day road trip across the country, and demonstrates the power of the Instagram community: