Did you Know… Taking a picture of something reduces your ability to remember it?

Fact, snippets of useless information and all of that kind of thing makes up most of what’s in my brain – so I thought I would infect the general interweb with al of this and see what fact I can trawl for you!

Enjoy!

Did you know…

Taking a picture of something reduces your ability to remember it? I had no idea, I imagine our minds stop trying to remember becasue we’re recorded it? Maybe it’s becasue we’re too busy taking a picture…





Looking back on 2021

When I look back on 2021 I realise that not only did it seem like a year where motivation was low and I struggled to create and come up with idea but also that I’ve done different things and I’ve shown some of them off. Because of this and becasue some of these posts can …

8 Replies to “Did you Know… Taking a picture of something reduces your ability to remember it?”

  1. Makes sense to me. If I’m having a good time, pausing to take a photo kind of detracts from the experience for me. I’d rather just keep doing whatever I’m doing and enjoy the experience. And I’m sure, on some level, that makes the experience more memorable for me too.

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  2. I think it is the same with making lists instead of practicing to remember things. When you took that photo you don’t need to make the effort to remember since it is saved.

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