Cinemagraph Pro Brings Haunting Views of Chernobyl to Life

“A faded Soviet flag still soars proudly in Chernobyl, Ukraine.”

Filmmaker Christiaan Welzel and his wife Kseniya have trekked across the world adventuring for the majority of the last eight years. They decided to start exploring places that were extremely hard to get to like Antarctica or various ghost towns, but they finally decided on traveling to Ukraine where Kseniya is from. It was in April of last year, days before the 27th anniversary of the nuclear disaster, when months of preparations finally came to fruition and they headed off to Chernobyl.
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Product Photography with Flixel Cinemagraph Pro for Mac

This month we had the pleasure of sitting down with the creative minds behind Toronto’s HangLoose Media, a new production studio facility /event space located in the heart of Toronto’s Studio City. Having completed a recent Cinemagraph campaign using Cinemagraph Pro for Tequilla Tromba, we were eager to take a look behind the scenes and learn what it took to craft this compelling hybrid campaign.

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Travel Alberta & Flixel Cinemagraph Pro: Motion in Digital Marketing

“Fishing near Spirit Island on Maligne Lake in Jasper National Park, Alberta, Canada – www.travelalberta.com

Flixels (or Cinemagraph images) are a mesmerizing melding of the beauty of stills with hints of subtle yet fluid motion, creating an artistically fresh and highly engaging storytelling medium. With their use in a variety of marketing contexts having increased by 400% in 2013, it’s safe to say the medium is growing quickly, making motion an essential part of any advertiser’s visual message.
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