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How To Get Kendrick Lamar’s ‘Tiny Planet’ Effect

Kendrick Lamar’s video for “Humble” has the world’s attention.

Racking up over 70 million views in the few weeks since it went live, it pairs Kendrick’s intricate flow with some equally clever camera tricks.

Some of the most eye-catching shots are the “tiny planets” — shots that show Kendrick at the center of a heavily fish-eyed world, cruising on his bicycle. Continue reading

The Early Adopter Gets the Worm: Insta360 Creator Featured in Daily Mail for ‘Tiny Planet’ London Video

When Insta360 Nano creator Orion published a video showcasing London’s famous sites in 360 degrees, he had humble hopes of topping 10,000 views.

Instead, his “Tiny Planet” romp around the city earned him an enthusiastic write-up in the Daily Mail – whose monthly  readership ranges in the hundreds of millions.

We talked with Orion, an avid Periscoper with a day job as a marketer, to find out how he’s grown his 46,000-and-counting audience with his Insta360 Nano (the only 360-degree camera supported by Periscope) and where to see the best sunsets in London.

Tell us about yourself! What do you do as a viral video marketer? 

I’m Orion and I’m from London. I’m originally from the Philippines but have been living in the UK for 7 years now. I make videos go viral for work. My boss makes videos for brands, and I do the marketing side of it.

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