TOPSHOT – People pose for a selfie in front of the Facebook “like” sign at Facebook’s corporate … [+] headquarters campus in Menlo Park, California, on October 23, 2019. (Photo by Josh Edelson / AFP) (Photo by JOSH EDELSON/AFP via Getty Images) There was a time when families had photo albums, a physical book that included photos from holidays, vacations, birthday parties and other special events. It was a way to remember the past. Today, just about everyone who carries a mobile phone has the digital equivalent of the photo album and social media has made it so that photos are shared not just on special occasions, photos are shared constantly. Instead of a large book that could hold a few hundred photos, our smartphones can hold thousands of photos, while a computer hard drive can hold literally thousands or more. That much space is needed because each and every day more and more people are taking photos all the time. According to a Mary Meeker annual Internet Trends from 2014, people uploaded an average of 1.8 billion digital images every single day – or 657 billion photos. Just five years ago that meant that every two minutes humans were taking mor...