Point-and-shoot memories: the influence of taking photos on memory for a museum tour.

@article{Henkel2014PointandshootMT,
  title={Point-and-shoot memories: the influence of taking photos on memory for a museum tour.},
  author={Linda A. Henkel},
  journal={Psychological science},
  year={2014},
  volume={25 2},
  pages={
          396-402
        }
}
Two studies examined whether photographing objects impacts what is remembered about them. Participants were led on a guided tour of an art museum and were directed to observe some objects and to photograph others. Results showed a photo-taking-impairment effect: If participants took a photo of each object as a whole, they remembered fewer objects and remembered fewer details about the objects and the objects' locations in the museum than if they instead only observed the objects and did not… CONTINUE READING

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