Friday, 8 July 2011

How the Power of Open can benefit photographers


My article for the Telegraph -

"If the lessons learned from free and instantaneous modes of delivery teach us anything, it’s not that photographers of the future will be hosing down decisive moments by the terabyte. It tells us that the decisive digital moment will be when the subject takes ownership of their story in real-time and engages in dialogue with the audience and the creator. The decisive convergence that technology is driving toward is not one of stills vs moving capture, but one of traditional content supplier vs mediated authorship and direct engagement with the audience....."