Re: [IxDA] Re: [IxDA] Re: [IxDA] Google's New Design
11 May 2010 - 4:41pm
Jeffrey D. Gimzek
On May 11, 2010, at 12:50 PM, Jack L. Moffett wrote:
On May 11, 2010, at 10:49 AM, Dave Epstein wrote:
> Plus, with > cameraphones becoming the most common/carried picture taking device I > wonder how much longer the camera icon as they show it will seem > relevant. Or maybe it will transcend the physical camera form.
Considering the shelf-life that the floppy disk icon has had representing "save", I'm betting that the camera will be with us as a recognizable icon for a long, long time.
People still USE real cameras however. They're called photographers, and they are still more ubiquitous than the iPhone.