As in previous years, smartphones are the most popular cameras. They continue to gain ground on traditional point and shoots and DSLRs.
Smartphones accounted for 48% of the photos uploaded to Flickr, up from 39% last year. DSLR was 25%, down from 31% in 2015, and point and shoot was 21%, down from 25% in 2015. Mirrorless remained flat at 3% of photos uploaded in 2016.
Apple continues to dominate Flickr with 47% of all uploads coming from an Apple device. 8 out of the 10 devices were iPhones with the 6, 5s, and 6s in the top three positions. Canon came in second place with 24% of uploads coming from the brand. The Canon 5D Mark III and 5D Mark II were the only non-Apple cameras to break into the top 10. Nikon took third place with 18% of Flickr uploads.
Click here to see Flickr's top photos of 2016.