Is it me, or does the GTA6 trailer suggest the game is leaning hard into photography?

GTA6 trailer stills
(Image credit: Rockstar Games)

If you've not seen the trailer for Grand Theft Auto 6 yet, well done! Over 100 million people did, setting a new record at YouTube. What really struck me, though, was how heavily influenced this next generation of the gaming franchise looks to be affected by content creation.

This probably shouldn't come as a huge surprise. At its heart the series has always been about satirising pop culture and the primary medium of culture creation is the lens – whether that's a TV camera or a phone camera feeding the infinite scrolling feeds of social media.

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Adam Juniper
Managing Editor

With over 20 years of expertise as a tech journalist, Adam brings a wealth of knowledge across a vast number of product categories, including timelapse cameras, home security cameras, NVR cameras, photography books, webcams, 3D printers and 3D scanners, borescopes, radar detectors… and, above all, drones. 

Adam is our resident expert on all aspects of camera drones and drone photography, from buying guides on the best choices for aerial photographers of all ability levels to the latest rules and regulations on piloting drones. 

He is the author of a number of books including The Complete Guide to Drones, The Smart Smart Home Handbook, 101 Tips for DSLR Video and The Drone Pilot's Handbook