Ukpeh: Photography Enterprise Will be Really worth $150bn by 2026

The Taking care of Director of NYV Lens Confined, Mr Alvin Ukpeh has mentioned that The believed worth of the photography sector established at nearly $80 billion in 2017 is expected to achieve $150 billion by 2026.

In a assertion, he extra that however the prospects for the industry is seeking up, the appetite for pictures has appear as a blended bag.

“One the 1 hand, globalization and improvement in the good quality of clever cellular phone cameras and the increasing obsession with the sharing of social media and electronic images means that additional people demand from customers for superior quality photography than earlier found, as a selection of aspects have arrive to affect consumers’ taste.

“On the other hand, there is an option for numerous folks to venture into the pictures industry with minor or no practical experience. Furthermore in Nigeria, the deal with of the industry has transformed substantially as far more creative photographers entered the scene. Despite the prevailing COVID-19 restrictions to public events, the motivation for better imagery does not look to be waning anytime soon, “he stated.

An indigenous pictures outfit, NYV Lens akso announced its approach for the Nigerian arts and entertainment industry.

Ukpeh mentioned he is established to maintain his initial solo exhibition in Lagos including that, “The occasion is having position in Victoria Island, Lagos, on Saturday, 14th – Sunday 15th August, 2021.

“We started out NYV Lens eight several years back by way of my really like for arts, which finally produced into a passion for photography. Though most artwork demonstrates in Nigeria aim primarily on paintings, drawings and sculptures, Alvin saw the will need to fill the hole in the exhibition sector of Nigeria’s pictures tradition, showcasing his get the job done with the hope to inspire other photographers to expand into these a lot more resourceful places.

“The 2-working day exhibition is a visual illustration themed all-around Solitude, which captures the exclusive identification and value proposition of the exhibitor. “NYV Lens continual to evolve, bringing an innovative sense that will redefine pictures organization in Nigeria with a dedication to providing 1st class companies customized to the leisure and corporate environment, ”he said.

He extra, “This exhibition is predicted to characteristic attendees throughout Nigeria like regional and international artwork fans and celebs in the Artwork and Enjoyment business these as Ona Priddy, Innovative Director, RedTV, Obinna Okerekeocha, and a host of other internationally renowned curators. The exhibition aims to unite regional and global artists through the exploration of modern day social troubles and images that encapsulate specific encounters and identities from throughout all of Nigeria and Africa, leveraging images as a impressive medium of expression.

“Nigeria is a place with vivid young and talented youths this sort of as Alvin, who, by way of his do the job around the several years, has shown his eyesight for the arts and enjoyment market, as nicely as powerful emotional connections to his cultural qualifications which is rooted in a perception in God and passion to have and chase one’s enthusiasm until eventually fruition.”

“While other folks are focused generally on portrait shoots, I have speedily expanded my articles beyond portraits, to address other salient locations, like landscape photography, thought photography, products shoots, photojournalism, avenue images and considerably more”, he reported. My vision is to develop and turn out to be a big participant in the arts and enjoyment marketplace with major footprints in the vogue and company sectors. I want the brand name to be recognized as a one particular-halt store for the entertainment and company globe, ”he reported.