iPhonography: Kills Our Experiences And Memories, Or Enhances Them?
When was the last time you went to see a live concert of your favorite artist without taking out your phone to snap a photo or take a video of your favorite song? Or what about the last time you traveled to experience the beauty of different parts of the world without seeing it though the phone screen?. The habit of documenting everything we experience developed just in the past few years with the help of smarter phones, and of course the rising of social media that pushes people to share their experiences, especially in the form of photos. But is this habit actually killing our memories and experiences? Are people more focused on their phone screen than actually experience what’s in front of them?
Check out this great video by BBC talking about this topic from all angles (and all smartphones).