…the career and communication landscapes have drastically changed in the past 20 years.
Thanks to Photoshop artists are able to make a living designing websites and apps.
Thanks to the camera phone millions of people are discovering the joy of hobby photography.
Thanks to Twitter we can get real-time news and on-site reporting from people all around the world.
Thanks to social networks and email we can get instant feedback about our projects from an audience that lives all around the world.
Thanks to blogs and ebooks any writer can publish their ideas and stories to a global audience.
Thanks to iTunes any musician can sell their music on the biggest music store in the world.
Thanks to the Web you can work from anywhere in the world and collaborate with anyone else in the world.
Thanks to Amazon and eBay and Shopify anyone can sell their products to anyone looking to buy.
You used to need a canvas and paintbrush, or an expensive camera, or a book deal, or a job at the local paper, or a store front on Main Street, or to get signed by a big label. Now all you need is an Internet connection.