Photo by Parrish Ruiz de Velasco. Lancaster, Texas. April 3, 2012

“Ten percent of all of the photographs made in the entire history of photography were made last year — an astounding figure. More than ever before, thanks in part to cell phone technology, the world is engaged with photography and communicating through pictures.”

http://lightbox.time.com/2012/12/13/time-picks-the-top-10-photos-of-2012/?iid=lb-gal-viewagn#1