' 'Instagram Guru' Pete Halvorsen on Online Communities and Photography' by Bibbi Abruzzini in Huffington Post

"In a culture immersed in technology, Instagram is reviving adventure, face to face community and real relationships. How can something so digital actually get people out from behind their devices into the analog world?" 

"This is the question explored in the documentary 'Instagram Is' by filmmaker Paul Tellefsen, a project which birthed out of the desire to see genuine, authentic community, expression and relationship on Instagram. To the rhythm of quick snapshots, this social network tribe has changed the way people represent their lives and connect with each other. But how can aspiring photographers make the best use of Instagram and in what ways can online communities bring about social change? I interviewed Pete Halvorsen, a commercial and travel photographer based out of the Los Angeles coastal town of Manhattan Beach with one of the top Instagram accounts out there, to get some answers."

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