Social media: it's the not-so-new technology that has shaped and ingrained itself in nearly every industry in the world. It's a force that can give one a competitive edge in a job interview (having a certain desirable number of followers

AND WHAT CAN BE DONE ABOUT IT Fake news is emotionally-charged bits of disinformation. And, in large numbers and constantly repeated – online, news travels fast and far –  it can be lethal.  As was chillingly demonstrated by the murder of

The goal here is to highlight the fallibility of our individual ideas and choices in the crafting of collective actions. Therefore, this article explores six heuristics and biases that influence our choices and decision-making. Ultimately, it invites us to question

Our personal information and data are both very important and incredibly sensitive. While most of us maintain at least a marginal interest in protecting ourselves online, it is vital to remember that there are innumerable individuals, organizations and third parties

Portrait of a Photographer of a Generation I had the great opportunity to discuss with Ambroise Tézenas who shared with me valuable lessons and advice on pursuing photography as a career path and, in essence, on becoming an artist or rather, on living from one’s

Alex Strohl is a Madrid born, French photographer whose work is characterized by his extraordinary existence. Instead of creating contrived scenes, Strohl creates authentic moments, continually blurring the lines between work and life. Strohl's photography has been featured in prestigious publications

Editor's note: This is a satirical piece included in our coverage on global issues. All opinions are that of the columnist and not of Impakter.  The western image of a post-communist is not exactly flattering. A heavy browed, Nike clad, squatter, with a

The viral video, Kony 2012, did not only bring attention to and demand the stop of Joseph Kony, the brutal leader of Lord’s Resistance Army. The catchy #BlackLivesMatter hashtag did not only focus on the unbalanced dispersion of police brutality.

We live in a world where “ski porn” is now becoming what we expect as spectators. We want athletes to go bigger, harder, and faster (take for example the Winter X Games in Aspen this past weekend). What gets lost in

With dreams that extend into space, Gareth Pon, a photographer and filmmaker, has a creative mind that is determined to generate innovative ideas. Living in South Africa, Gareth is one of many credited with creating an official South African Instagrammers Community dedicated to showcasing the

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