10 top trends shaping the future of imagery

Shutterstock celebrates its collection of one million images with this insightful infographic.

This week, stock photography service Shutterstock's collection reached one million images, and to celebrate, the team created an eye-opening infographic highlighting the top trends shaping the future of imagery.

The team asked their curators, designers, and reviewers about their predictions and there's some interesting results. Some picks, such as street photography, have been around for decades, other, like drone photography, have only started making an appearance very recently. 

So, without further ado, discover the 10 image trends that are defining a new era of imagery...


Kerrie Hughes is associate editor at Creative Bloq. Her employment at Future Publishing began in January 2010 as staff writer for 3D World magazine. Since then, she's written regularly for other publications, including ImagineFX and Computer Arts magazines.