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Wildlife Photography: Africa at Night

African Wildlife and Social Influence (at Night)

I recently completed a month-long social influencing trip across four countries throughout Southern Africa. I was providing daily posts across my Instagram accounts for safari lodges and conducting social media growth strategies. I ended the trip with this image…


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Grootbos Nature Reserve Social Influence

Grootbos Nature Reserve Social Influence

On a social influencing trip throughout South Africa, I was amazed with the nature and experiences I had at Grootbos private nature reserve in Gansbaai, near Walker Bay.

Africa 👣Your word is a lamp for my feet, a light on my path. Psalm 119:105 📷: © @ogden_photography

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Social Influence in South Africa

Social Influence in South Africa

I recently traveled around the entire country of South Africa, from Johannesburg to Cape Town to George and back again twice. I flew mostly as I still am not comfortable driving on the left side of the road.

Quickest Tour ever of Cape Town, South Africa. 📷: David Ogden @abandonedearth

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Social Media Dos and Don’ts

Some social media Dos and Don’ts for 2016:
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DON’TS
1. Don’t post photo after photo after photo after photo without pause. For a professional photographer, or serious student, a healthy rule of thumb for frequency in posting images is once every 4 to 6 hours. When you post more frequently, some social media consumers consider it spam and will often unfollow you.
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