Question: Twenty years ago, in the year 2000, the average American took about 185 pictures a year, according to a Wall Street Journal polling. How many are taken now?
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Answer: Thanks to the ease of snapping photos on smartphones and not having any film to be developed, some today take 185 pictures … in one day, says the Journal. For the record, however, the Journal says the "average" American now takes 1,000 pictures a year or about 85 a month. Millennials? Some take as many as 5,000 pictures in a year, suggests the Journal survey.
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