The old saying goes that a picture is worth a thousand words, but is that true in an age when people take more pictures in two minutes than all of humanity did in the 19th Century? Pictures on social media sites are so prevalent that they’re running up against the law of diminishing returns – the more of something there is, the less each individual thing is worth. If you’re looking for your pictures to make a splash on social media, make sure that the photographer cares about the subject and that the photo says a little more than just, “look at me!”
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