Digital Camera Outlook 2004
More Mainstream, More Pixels, More Buyers
By Grant Clauser
2004 looks to be a year of expanding opportunities for the digital camera business—at least that was the feeling of a lot of vendors and dealers at CES last month. Consumer interest in digital cameras has been steadily growing. An estimated 12.5 million digital cameras were sold to consumers in 2003, two million more than the year before. This year the industry expects to sell about 15 million or more units.