Hey there fellow photographers!
As someone who began their photography career shooting 360 degree immersive images (panos, VR, real estate photography -- or what ever you may call it ) I often would wonder to myself "Is there an end in sight?" I felt nervous that the competition was fierce, and that the marketshare was shrinking, quickly.
However, having been an active photographer for nearly a decade now, I can assure you that we are no where near the ceiling.
With the ever-changing landscape of photography needs, changes in business and shopping centers, real-estate markets, the way that online consumers want to view products (in a real, tactile and immersive way), along with the endless positive improvements that Google maps ALONE places on the industry, these avenues offer photographers a platform to constantly have a space to feed our insatiable appetite to take pictures. This is great news!
So what does the growth curve look like..?? Well, the VR work-world stands to increase in demand by over 40%. Yes, you read that correctly 40. Percent. The big 4-0. 40 never looked so good
Here is only one of many articles showcasing the metrics (nerd-speech ) on how this industry will continue to grow, and continue to impact OUR future in a very positive way. Think bigger, think different, create panoramic images in a way you did not believe possible for you, and watch with amazement as your photography life grows to heights that YOU never expected until you tried! Be brave!
After finding myself scouring the internet for augmented reality and virtual reality (AR/VR) market size projections, I found that these predictions varied considerably, and it was difficult to get a…