Reddit launches its own live show with a Photoshop contestOct 202021
The popular online platform is thus celebrating the 10th anniversary of the PhotoshopBattles subcategory, which brings together more than 17 million users.
The Reddit platform launches a live 'streaming' program with comedians and actors to celebrate the 10th anniversary of PhotoshopBattles, a subcategory dedicated to image contests edited with the help of Photoshop and that has more than 17 million participants, reports the site Deadline.
The host of the 'show' will be American actress Patti Harrison, known for starring in the television series 'Shrill'. In turn, the guest list will include Kate Flannery from the series 'The Office', Trixie Mattel from the show 'Drag Race', as well as actors Kal Penn and Kel Mitchell, among others.
The program, lasting one hour each installment, will be broadcast daily throughout this week at 20:00 GMT, starting today.
The moderators will publish the images submitted by the contestants and the guests will comment on the best works of the day.
At the same time, users will be able to vote for their favorite images, while contestants will be rewarded with scores and awards from the Reddit community, as well as popularity online.
"Reddit users contribute more than 110,000 original artworks to the platform each month and [the subcategory] r / photoshop battles is one of the most vibrant examples of a community coming together to create and collaborate on a shared passion, And that's what our platform is all about, "said Roxy Young, Reddit's chief marketing officer.