72% of French enjoy printed photo more than digital

The majority of respondents (62%) to European Consumer Digital Imaging Survey by IDC either agreed or strongly agreed when asked if they get more pleasure out of seeing a good quality printed photo rather than viewing the image electronically on a screen or LCD. Of the countries surveyed, respondents in France gave the most positive response to this question with 72% expressing this opinion. France is the most snap-happy of the surveyed countries, with 37% of respondents saying they capture more than 100 images a month, compared with an average of 24%. Of the respondents questioned, 19% indicated that they print between 10% and 25% of the images they capture and keep.