Around the world? Interesting people? Important events? Bah, humbug! Work should be difficult, stressful and unrewarding, all for a pittance. Ha, ha, of course. Only kidding.
Really, though, photographers can take the admittedly small comfort from the fact that digital and the internet has transformed the artist's relation to the wider community. Photographers share the devaluation of their work with writers and musicians everywhere. Where will it all end? I haven't a clue. Do you?