Have you wondered which are the most popular digital cameras in the world? Which cameras do photographers and photo enthusiasts prefer? Flickr is the popular online photo sharing community and they are tracking the most popular cameras which users use to snap their photographs.
Canon Cameras are Most Popular
Visit the Flickr Camera Finder and you will see the trends of Most Popular Cameras in the Flickr Community. The Canon EOS Digital Rebel XTi followed by Canon EOS Digital Rebel XT by far rule the charts as the most popular cameras used on Flickr, and they are DSLR!
in the Popular Point & Shoot Cameras category, Canon PowerShot SD1000 leads by far followed by Canon PowerShot S3 IS, Canon PowerShot SD750 and Canon PowerShot SD600…
These chart reveals Canon cameras are extremely popular on Flickr, and with millions of images being uploaded every month, the large group data seems very reliable. However, they clarify that the data is “only accurate to the extent that we can automatically detect the camera used to take the photo or shoot the video (about 2/3rds of the time)”.
Visit the popular Canon cameras page on Flickr for indepth study and you find the Canon EOS 40D is next in line, though far behind. The stats there reveal that both the Canon Digital Rebel XT series cameras have together snapped over 70 million photos!
And just in case you thought that the Apple iPhone is limited to a small part of the world, it tops the category of most popular cameraphones and its coming to India.