VIDEO: Thought leaders touched by tech. How does technology influence you?

by Kathleen 05/21/2012, in Contact the Blog

There are a lot of different reasons why we gravitate toward and use gadgets … It makes our lives easier, simplifying tasks that would otherwise be really time-consuming. It helps us to stay in touch with loved ones and form new connections with complete strangers. It’s a source of entertainment, allowing us to enjoy music, movies, games, etc. The list goes on and on. 

But one of the biggest (and most awesome) reasons why technology is so ubiquitous, I think, is that it enriches our lives, fueling our work, our strongest passions, and enables us to take our endeavors to the next level.

Stories like the ones below – ones where fresh ideas spring forth and imagination is realized with the help of technology – always wow me.  They make me wonder just how much potential and creativity technology can unlock and about the amazing things people will be able to accomplish down the road as technology progresses with time.

Anyway, watch these videos – I hope they inspire you as much as they’ve inspired me. And please share with us in the comments section below how technology ties into your work and life.

Becky Yee is a fashion and culture photographer based in New York. See how the Alpha NEX-7 camera’s technology has influenced the way she approaches and captures her subjects.

Mark Dytham is an architect and designer. He draws inspiration from his every day surroundings to create some of the most unique buildings in Tokyo. Here’s his take on how technology helps him on the job.

 

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