Self-presentation on social media has become very important for many people. There are apps that tweak images and videos and thereby distort reality. The ad industry has long promoted unrealistic and oppressive visions of beauty and coolness.
If you want to take pictures with your smartphone and quickly share beautiful photos, you need effective tools for image editing. DW Digital is testing the most popular apps .This week: "Polarr"
A picture of an egg has become the most-liked post on Instagram, knocking a post by model Kylie Jenner from the top spot. The account world_record_egg called for "Egg Soldiers" to work together to set a new world record.
Using herself as model, American photographer Cindy Sherman critiques our contemporary views of identity and the role of women in society. She is being honored with the 2019 Max Beckmann Prize in Frankfurt.
Fast fashion churns environmental destruction as fast as seasonal trends. So how does sustainability become trendy? As anything does in 2018: on Instagram, one fashion blogger tells DW.
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