Every year, Getty Images’ global creative team of visual anthropologists analyze data from millions of images licensed on gettyimages.com & study significant events in media, pop culture, advertising & art to present a visual trend forecast that accurately depicts the kinds of images we can expect to see as the future unfolds.
Every visual we see – the ones that come across our social media feeds, the essays we leaf through, the ads we view – construct our understanding of the world around us. But is it possible to predict the kinds of images the world will confront us with in the year ahead? ...Yes! Photo: Werner Van Steen