A new virtual photography category has been added to Flickr as popularity grows

Flickr Virtual Photography category introduced
(Image credit: Flickr)

We've put a lot of research into video games and virtual photography over the last few years, and it seems that the photographic industry is finally beginning to take the genre seriously, recognizing and embracing its creative art form. 

Photo modes in games appear to be advancing every day, and as photographers, these tools are essential for those of us who enjoy capturing moments in virtual space, as opposed to the real world. 

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Beth Nicholls
Staff Writer

A staff writer for Digital Camera World, Beth has an extensive background in various elements of technology with five years of experience working as a tester and sales assistant for CeX. After completing a degree in Music Journalism, followed by obtaining a Master's degree in Photography awarded by the University of Brighton, she spends her time outside of DCW as a freelance photographer specialising in live music events and band press shots under the alias 'bethshootsbands'.