2016 ended in a most fitting fashion for the new way I am trying to earn a living as a freelance photographer. On December 27, I was on Montara Beach photographing a college volleyball player on assignment for Volleyball USA magazine. The big story here? I was shooting the entire assignment with my iPhone 7 Plus… More at PetaPixel.
It would be premature to say that phones are taking over the photographic world, but I guess we could reasonably look forward to a time when standalone cameras are the equivalent to record players i.e. niche. Phone cameras are moving forward at a pace that traditional cameras are not and at some point the quality difference may be hard to spot.