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It has dozens of competitors, but Instagram stands out for its fast ascension and almost cultlike following.
I find below scary and almost unfathomable:
JENNA WORTHAM says in her piece in the The New York’s Times blog - BITS, “It has 30 million users who upload more than five million photos a day, even though it was available for only Apple devices until last week, when the company released an Android app”.
Instagram has only been in existence for two years and Facebook have just bought it for 1 Billion.
The democratisation of photography. More people are making more pictures now then any other point in the history of photography. But the question beckons, is it a sea of mediocrity?
Read Jenna Wortham’s full story here in The New York’s Times blog – BITS