“Mobile photography is increasingly reaching out into what used to be exclusively professional photography domain”, says a recent market study Software Defined Digital Camera Market. The report forecasts inevitable collision of smartphones and digital cameras and migration of high end photography hardware into the connected photography universe run by operating systems and apps.
There is one field of professional photography that already feels ever increasing pressure of mobile – food photography. Smartphone is always with us whenever there is an urge to take picture in restaurant, kitchen, food market; and share it instantly. Food bloggers, food critics, home cooks already use mobile photography in their publications and image quality of mobile photos is good enough to publish recipe book based entirely on mobile photos.