I always have wondered how people wade through millions and millions of videos to find a few they like and share with friends. How does one video stand out from a clutter of millions to go viral? How does any one "YouTuber" get millions of views when there may be others out there with similar videos? With over 800 million unique users visit YouTube each month, 4 billion videos viewed each day, over 3 billion hours of videos viewed each month and more videos uploaded to YouTube in one month than three US networks created in 60 years (
Erik Johansson is a professional photographer and retoucher from Sweden based in Berlin, Germany. He works mostly with personal- and commissioned projects. Photography is just a way for him to collect material to realize the ideas in his mind. Erik gets inspired by things around him in his daily life. Every new project is a new challenge and his goal is to realize them as realistic as possible.
A year ago, Japan’s northeastern coast was struck by a magnitude 8.9 earthquake. The powerful quake spawned big waves, killing thousands of people as it swept away ships, cars and homes while widespread fires were out of control. Let us all remember and offer a silent prayer for the ones who have died and went missing in this horrible calamity.