The Democratization Of Photography

iStockphoto has released an inforgraphic detailing the democratisation of photography. Here are a few highlights and the full infographic

  • 322 million mobile subscriptions in the U.S.; 6 billion mobile subscriptions worldwide
  • 140 billion total photos on Facebook
  • 40 million daily uploads to Instagram
  • TIME Magazine used mobile photo of Hurricane Sandy for cover image
  • 1.3 million photos of Hurricane Sandy were posted to Instagram at a speed of 10 photos/second

Pocketography: the democratization of photography, iStock visual trends, March 2013

Marco | Editor

Editor at large and founder of a bunch of stockphoto businesses