Posts Tagged ‘Ed Lee’

Rise Above Research to Kick Off Pro Imaging CONNECT Conference

Tweet GRAND RAPIDS, MICH. APRIL 29, 2021 Pro Imaging CONNECT, the executive conference for the photo/imaging industry, has announced additional speakers for its free Worldwide Photo Imaging Market Trends virtual conference May 4-6. Entrepreneur Matt Sweetwood will lead off the event at... Read more

Aspiring Photographers: Driving the Future from Rise Above Research, LLC

Tweet Boston, MA – April 13, 2021 – With the photo industry maturing, the gap between those who take photos and those who consider themselves to be photographers is growing. Today’s “aspiring photographers” will be tomorrow’s photo enthusiasts and... Read more

US Photo Merchandise Market Boosted by Young People and First-Time Buyers

Tweet Boston, MA – February 10, 2021 – According to a new study from Rise Above Research, 63% of respondents in the 18-24-year-old age group had bought photo products in the last year and almost half of them ordered... Read more

Resilient Photo Merchandise Market Expected to Return to Growth in 2021 

Tweet Boston, MA – September 3, 2020 – The photo merchandise market in the US has had an uncharacteristically down year in 2020, due to the COVID-19 pandemic. However, according to Rise Above Research, photo merchandise product sales are... Read more

Remember the Good Times: The Value of a Photo 

Tweet Boston, MA – August 26, 2020 – 2020 has been a very stressful year for millions of people, no thanks to the COVID-19 pandemic. Studies have shown that living with prolonged stress is unhealthy, but recalling specific positive... Read more

Rise Above Research Expects Worldwide Digital Camera Sales to Decline 37% in 2020

Tweet Boston, MA – August 19, 2020 – Fueled by the impacts of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the global digital camera market will see its largest sales drop in history. According to Rise Above Research’s new 2020 Worldwide Digital... Read more

New York Times Article Points to Printing & Keeping Your Photos :: The Strange Lure of Other People’s Photos

Tweet Photos from our past have a nice way of keeping us grounded in times of turmoil. The July 2020 story cites a Rise Above Research, a market consulting firm, stat of 1.3 trillion photos taken globally in 2019.... Read more

Special Memories from the Last Decade Represent Photo Printing and Photo Product Opportunities, According To Rise Above Research

Tweet Boston, MA – July 21, 2020 – The 2010s were the most photographed decade in history. Rise Above Research estimates that between 2010 and 2019 over 8.6 trillion photos were captured globally by film cameras, digital cameras, feature... Read more