Here’s a remarkably mind-blowing infographic solely related to Facebook’s role in amassing our collective digital snapshots. According to this fascinating blog post on the photo-sharing site 1000memories blog, they host 140 billion photos today, and will add 70 billion this year. Using some fancy guesswork, they estimate that equals about 4% of all the photos ever taken in history.
I have yet to see Steven Soderbergh’s latest movie Contagion, but this living, growing installation in a downtown Toronto storefront perfectly captures the disquieting nature of the film’s subject. Our agency CEO Kevin DiLorenzo shared this piece at our Monday morning status update and it was riveting. I’m not sure Petri-Dish Outdoor will become a thriving new ad medium, but you can’t deny this is pretty engrossing (see what I did there?).