Check out PressPausePlay, a look at what the digital revolution has done for art-making. The filmmakers focus on music and film, but all of what they say is directly applicable to photography.
Before you could sell a record for $10 or $16.98 as a CD because there was still this inherent mystery about how it was done, who did it, and how can I do that thing. Well now, that mystery has dissolved because I can make it, anybody can make it. They know the secrets now.
– Hank Shocklee
Almost everybody I meet in the world of art, music, literature, creative expression – everybody’s equally excited and afraid. No one is really knows where their next paycheck is coming from but they’re really excited at their ability to create work and communicate.