Articles tagged with: history
The talk I gave at Macworld last week was “iPhone Blogs and Social Photo Networks shaping the iPhoneography story” and I covered a brief history of iPhoneography as well as other topics. I’ve created a timeline of iPhoneography’s milestones. It contains most of iPhoneography’s milestone events.
Cameras have been an option on mobile phones since the late 1990’s. By 2006, half of the world’s mobile phones had a camera… less than 10 years after their introduction. The mobile phone camera was originally included as a means to quickly share instant digital snapshots. I doubt that the mobile phone camera was ever envisioned as creating a new art form. But today, some of the most creative and dynamic photographic works today are being shot and processed solely with an iPhone.