What Are The Most Common Things People Take Photos Of?

Google launched its cloud photo storage service Google Photos back in May and it has since amassed over 100 million active users. Suffice to say the company has now acquired a ton of data on people’s photography habits. So what are people taking photos of?

According to Google, besides people, food is what users photograph the most. Coming in at second place is cars. The sky, beaches and mountains all made it onto the top 10 list.

Photography in concert image from Shutterstock

As for the most photographed animal, dogs take the prestigious spot and Paris is the most photographed place followed by New York and Barcelona. You can see more fun facts about how people around the world are using Google Photos in this blog post.

With smartphone cameras getting better and better, we’re all taking more photos on a daily basis. So what do you like to take photos of? Let us know in the comments.

[Via Google Blogs]


    I take photos myself every hour to give me confidence to face the world ;)

    What Are The Most Common Things People Take Photos Of?Useless shit.

    What do I win?

    I have photos of my dogs in Paris. I wasn't expecting that to make me a double modal point.

    Last edited 22/10/15 7:21 pm

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