Commercial Photographer in photo shoot in crowded city

Photographers Losing Jobs to AI

Kim Kardashian photo generated by AI technology
Kim Kardashian photo generated by AI technology

Recently, another photographer at the St. Louis Post Dispatch was laid off. Over the years, the number of photographers has diminished to a skeleton crew.

AI-generated images is a threat to professional photographers, as the technology is advancing to the point where it can create realistic images that are indistinguishable from those taken by humans. This has led to job losses in the field and a decrease in the value placed on humans taking photos.

Camera design created by AI 202
Camera design created by AI 202