Posts Tagged 'selfie'

Animal Selfies

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Cheezburger.com posted a collection of ‘selfie-like’ photos of various animals. Enjoy.

Here’s a page of dog selfies.

Professional Level Selfies With Australian Wildlife

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Meet Daxon – he produces some of the best, often humorous photos, with the cutest animals in Australia.

Check out his Instagram HERE.

Any Monkey Can Take A Selfie

monkey-selfieGizmodo reported –

Time and time again, British nature photographer David Slater has asked the editors of Wikipedia to stop using his photos without permission. Unfortunately for Slater, at least in the eyes of the Wikimedia Foundation, they’re not quite his photos—because the monkey pressed the shutter. Slater (or depending on where your loyalties lie, the selfie-loving primate) took the photo all the way back in Indonesia in 2011. After Slater finished setting up his camera in hopes of capturing a crested black macaque, a particularly curious member of the species sidled up and proceeded to take hundreds of selfies.

Continue reading HERE.

First Ever “Selfie” From 1839

585px-RobertCornelius-sAccording to PublicDomainReview.org –

The image in question was taken in 1839 by an amateur chemist and photography enthusiast from Philadelphia named Robert Cornelius. Cornelius had set his camera up at the back of the family store in Philadelphia. He took the image by removing the lens cap and then running into frame where he sat for a minute before covering up the lens again. On the back he wrote “The first light Picture ever taken. 1839.”

continue reading HERE

Here’s a lightly-Photoshopped black & white version


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