Summing up the Top 5 Trends in Photography we saw in 2016
The journey of photography through the years has been very interesting and colorful. From Black and White to color, and now again to Black and White, a lot of developments have happened in the field of photography. As 2016 draws to an end, here are the five trends that we saw becoming popular this year.
This is undoubtedly the most important feature of this year. Selfies have become a common rage among people today. It’s the best way to save memories with people, of travels, of gatherings and so on. Selfies have become more refined today thanks to the sophisticated cameras that phones have today, as well as the selfie stick.
The classical, stylish retro-type photos are back. Today, sepias and black-and-whites have become excellent ways of clicking sophisticated photos. Retro photos have a very classy and elegant feel, and have the power to make bold statements.
While in the past the trend was to capture as many elements as possible in photos, the trend of click high-definition, zoomed in photos of otherwise insignificant-seeming things. Macro photography has defined our ideas of what we otherwise thought worthy of being clicked.
The craze for DSLRs has been raising high for the past couple of years. However, in 2016, we saw a sudden shoot in the usage pf DSLR cameras by people. DSLRs have revolutionized high-definition photography for us.
Instagram is a kind of social networking site that is all about sharing photos. The craze of selfies and clicking photos saw a sudden boom ever since Instagram became popular. Instagram has resulted in people finding new styles of clicking photos. Today, with Instagram and sophisticated camera phones, everyone has become something of a photographer.