“Technology can be labelled as an aptitude
of the digital uprising to mankind.” It has expanded our limits of
what’s possible when it comes to movie-making, music and graphic design. This
has provided more opportunity for creativity and also invites more persons to join. Technology also allows us, to undertake tasks
such as flyers and poster, which would have been a greater task, time and
energy in the past years. In recent times, computers have made our lives easier,
which allows persons who are not a graphic
designer to create artwork in a timely manner without any Education.
Also, it kills imagination and Digital Tools are easier accessible. However,
with this said I think that technology kills creativity.
Firstly, it kills imagination. The use of technology
restricts persons from thinking outside the box since they are given a set
medium and restricted resources that accommodate creative thinking and prevent
them from using their imagination. Due to the new development of Technology, it
has allowed persons to be lazy, reduce energy and carbon copy another person’s
idea through templates from the internet. Words from a famous inventor and
businessman Thomas Edison, “To invent, you need a good imagination and a
pile of junk”. With the help person artwork being showcased on the internet,
it can cause persons to be daydreamers and improve their skills by recreating a
designer artwork a lesser time frame. Therefore, as a result of this, education
is no longer needed at the schools to enhance your skill.
Art. Who had studied in various art schools studied hard to
be successful, impressionist painter or ….. to be a top seller?
In today’s world, Gadgets such as cellphones and computer
with new trending applications allow persons to enhance their skills without an
Aside from Google, there has been a burst of creative
activity in the technology space through YouTube video which is uploaded every minute. it as a social learning platform offers you the opportunity to build a
strong eLearning where everyone can comment, contribute, and share their
opinions and ideas. Youtube teaches you how to be a photographer with your
cellphones. Also, it teaches you how to use the various software application
such as Adobe Photoshop or Adobe Illustrator
to become a graphic designer.
. Most of us have built internet heritage whether it be
through personal sites, videos, photo albums through the internet mediums. They
now have the ability to reach a wide number of audience and it is no longer
limited to the elite of journalists, authors, filmmakers, and broadcasters.