Will an NFT sale for climate change make a difference? I think not (but please prove me wrong)

"La Déesse Hiti III" from "Illusions" by Namsa Leuba.
(Image credit: Namsa Leuba)

A group of fine art photographers have rallied together to launch a series of NFTs in an effort to battle climate change… but who is buying NFTs these days? It very much seems like they have had their heyday and, as much as I am here for climate-fighting initiatives, I can’t help but feel that selling NFTs isn’t the answer. 

In the last few months, it feels like AI has replaced NFTs as the latest tech trend. For a period of time, everyone from Instagram to the Associated Press was reportedly creating NFT marketplaces and selling NFTs – but since May 2022 the market has seriously dropped. 

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Hannah Rooke
Staff Writer

Having studied Journalism and Public Relations at the University of the West of England Hannah developed a love for photography through a module on photojournalism. She specializes in Portrait, Fashion and lifestyle photography but has more recently branched out in the world of stylized product photography. For the last 3 years Hannah has worked at Wex Photo Video as a Senior Sales Assistant using her experience and knowledge of cameras to help people buy the equipment that is right for them. With 5 years experience working with studio lighting, Hannah has run many successful workshops teaching people how to use different lighting setups.