Compact cameras have fallen from popularity in the last decade with the rise of the smartphone, with most photographers working with their full setup and carrying a phone on the side. However, some photographers still carry along a compact camera, and this great video discusses why you should consider doing the same.
Coming to you from aows, this awesome video discusses the benefits of having a compact camera. Really, this comes down to the convenience of portability while still maintaining most of the capabilities of a larger professional camera. If you are anything like me, you shy away from constantly carrying your full camera setup casually simply because of how bulky it is. And certainly, smartphones have come a remarkably long way, but a dedicated camera can still do things a phone can't and provides a more focused photography experience. I have found that carrying a compact camera encourages me to shoot a lot more, and it keeps my creative eye a lot sharper and my technical skills in top shape. It also encourages me to simply go for walks much more and to have a bit of alone time to enjoy the world. Check out the video above for the full rundown.