Positioning the iPhone as a camera device for capturing digital photos – has intensified after the announcement of the iPhone 7, is equipped with a dual camera with two-times optical zoom function of portraiture. According to the popular photo sharing site Flickr, Apple smartphones are still the most popular in the world of devices for shooting photos and videos.
Software tools Camera Finder on Flickr, allows us to trace the dynamics of the use of the most popular models of cameras and camera phones within the service. As it turned out, Apple in 2016 was the most popular among users of the photo sharing site – they are ahead in the ranking of SLR cameras of Canon and Nikon.
The balance of forces as follows: 47% Apple, 24% from Canon and 18% for Nikon. It is noteworthy that last year Apple’s share was 42%, the Canon – 27% and Nikon 16%, this year the gap between the leading fotopendini has declined, while the share of the iPhone continues to grow.
At this point in the list of the most popular cameras on Flickr are the top three ranked models: iPhone 6, iPhone 6s and iPhone 5s. Overall, 8 of the 10 cameras in the top of the portal belongs to Apple. The remaining two positions are occupied by the Canon model: 5D Mark III and 5D Mark II.
Users continue to post more photos from their mobile camera, than to use specialized devices, ascertain in Flickr. In figures this translates as follows: on smartphones made 48% of the shots, SLR – 25%, “soap” – 21% and 3%, made shots with mirrorless cameras.