IDC: 29.5 billion images in 2005

IDC: 29.5 billion images in 2005

Digital devices capture 29.5 billion images in 2005 - Digital cameras, digital camera reviews, photography views and news newsJune 25, 2002
Although digital image capturing technologies are at an early stage of adoption, the number of images that are digitized or captured in digital format is growing quickly. According to IDC, digital devices captured a total of 9.1 billion images in 2000. This number will soar to 29.5 billion in 2005 - a compound annual growth rate of more than 26%. Given the pace of this growth and the increasing complexity of the industries impacted by digital imaging, the time is right for IDC to create a definitive view of this visual communications, or infoimaging market...More