At the meet-up, users talked about their favorite apps, iPhone photo attachments and filters and picture-taking techniques. Several brought children. They agreed to meet regularly and launched a Facebook page.
Eric Lyons, “@i_like_boring_things,” an art teacher at Putnam City West High School, said he uses the service to see others' perspective of everyday life and to share his own. He and other Instagrammers are using the app PostalPix to exchange hard copies of photos by mail. Others post text as photos using apps such as
Through Instagram, “I've met great people that are truly encouraging and inspirational, from all over the world,” Weiss said.
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