The Rise of Smartphone Photography

By dinahhillsdon

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In just a year, mobile photography (or mobileography as it’s sometimes referred to!) has seen its reputation transcend from noisy snapshots associated primarily with social media to stock-industry grade images.

Lets start with a few useful figures to understand the impact of mobile:

– Fotolia sold over 60,000 mobile pictures in 2014 and last week we announced the winners of our 2014 mobile photo contest, revealing stunning mobile photos with high sales potential.

– We started last year with 5,500 mobile images uploaded through our Fotolia Instant App to our collection and we’ll be crossing the 90,000 mark of finely …read more

Via: Fotolia


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