But what about the future of photography? What changes and innovations can we expect in the coming years? And how will photography change our lives? How could photography evolve in the coming years and decades? The people at COOPH took a look at current trends and research projects to create 10 productions about the future of photography. They are discussed in the 4.5-minute video above. Demand for professional photographers will fall. The future looks bright for the smartphone.
This is also already happening, since today's pocket camera, also known as a smartphone, is always ready when things go bad. With any camera, the output varies depending on the mind behind its operation, but as image-sharing platforms such as Instagram have caught the public, more attention is already being paid to composition and story. How does this bode for photojournalism as a profession? Well, it may not be the happiest story, but photojournalism as a hobby is on the rise.