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Lifestyle
August 5, 2016

The Evolution Of The Selfie

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Ah, the selfie. Who could imagine a world without a front facing camera and filters that make you look like a canine? Well, believe it or not, but the concept of the selfie was still alive and well even before modern-day technology. What exactly did people do before smartphones and Snapchat? Keep scrolling, we’ve outlined the evolution of the selfie below.

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Beauty
September 24, 2014

What's Your Go-To Pout?

Whether you do it intentionally or not, most of us strike some sort of a pose when we’re being snapped in a pic. Some of us are better at it than others – Tyra’s got smizing nailed down, and Kim K is an expert at working her angles for a selfie. When you see an iPhone extending in front of you with the intention of taking a group selfie, you may freeze up – and that’s completely normal. Will you go for the classic “Cheese!!!” or will you try something new and *aspirational* (read: the duck face? lol jk)! Lettuce investigate. read more…

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Beauty
August 26, 2014

An Ode to Ezra Koenig's Greatest Selfies

Right up there with snow days and being rewarded with free pizza after an over 30 minute wait, are the selfies of Vampire Weekend’s lead singer, Ezra Koenig. The Instagram aficionado of the band (who basically has the online persona of an 11 year old Japanese girl), is everything you could want in a man. All of his photos manage to have the perfect balance of self-deprecation and irony, and almost /always/ incorporate a strange reflective surface. Here is a comprehensive guide to Ezra Koenig’s greatest selfies.

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Beauty
June 10, 2014

A 6-Step Guide To Taking Your Best #Selfie

Over the last three years, #selfies have become more popular than any other photos uploaded to social media. We’ve gathered six amazing tips to help you take the best #selfies ever! Thank us later. read more…

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Beauty
October 24, 2013

Insta-spired #Beauty Looks

Selfies on selfies on selfies. With the amount of self-infatuation that swarms Instagram daily, it’s no wonder we aren’t all adding “Photographer” to our LinkedIn profiles. Has the art of a photographer been completely lost? As a result of self-timers, iPhone tripods, and that deathly reverse camera, we’re all supermodels. Next is the filter selection; a stress induced process ranging from 10-20 minutes just to ensure all features are accentuated accordingly. The filter basically acts as personal branding, for free. R.I.P Photoshop. read more…

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Lifestyle
September 17, 2013

Intro to Selfies 101

Back to school means you’ll be sitting in some boring science class you don’t want to take, browsing the internet while dreaming of how comfy your bed is going to be when you get home. I wish school had courses about real life things that mattered like Principles of Modern Cat Petting, or Early History of Zac Efron’s Hair. So, because the school system is so flawed, I’ve created a free online course called: Introduction of Selfieism 101. U R welcome. read more…

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