Toxicity is Rampant in the World of Photography and There’s No Need for it

photography communities

Just go read the comments on YouTube channels, Facebook, or in forums; there are toxic photography communities everywhere.

The internet is a wonderful thing. It has given us the ability to have all the information we could ever need at our fingertips, and it lets us share our work online, but it has also given us something else. Keyboard warriors. People who sit in front of their computers, or on their phones with the sole purpose of degrading, bad mouthing, and generally making the lives of others miserable for no reason. Unfortunately the photography world is home to more keyboard warriors than most communities on the web. Why are photography communities so toxic?  Continue reading…