A Canadian company asked me to illustrate their playground structures….I figured it was time to play!
This came out in the same week Yahoo Chief Executive Marissa Mayer was quoted as saying that the internet had turned everyone into photographers…so there was really no such thing
as a “professional photographer”.
Funny, when Corel Draw came out…Computing Canada said that there would be no such thing as a “professional designer” by 2005.
Of course the classic statement of our times is by Paul Delaroche, a 19th-century French painter who…upon seeing the invention of photography stated…”After today, painting is dead.”
Guess what, companies large and small still need great images to sell their products and services and yes, there will always be professional photographers.