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Selfie Poses – The Do’s and Don’ts of the Selfie (Infographic)

The Anatomy of a Great Selfie

What are the perfect selfie poses? How to take the proper selfie and know what not to do. What is a selfie? Pictures taken of oneself while holding the camera at arm’s length.

Choose your best selfie pose angle

Angles that work are straight-on or above. Angles that don’t, taken from below. Another tip, be camera ready, think more highlighting your natural beauty. With this in mind be aware of your surroundings.

A quick scan of what’s in the background of your photos will ensure none of your dirty laundry gets aired on the web! And of course don’t forget to…SMILE, nothing will stand the test of time like a classic smile.

Anatomy of the perfect selfie

Other important Selfie tricks

Crop and zoom; annoying photobomber? No problem. Use your toolbox to get rid of anything you don’t want in your photo. Also utilize the right filters. When used correctly, filters are a selfie’s best friend.

Selfie facts

More than a million selfies are taken each day in the 18 – 24 year old demographic.

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Selfies - The Do's and Don'ts of the Selfie (Infographic)

Sebastiaan Laan

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  1. Don’ take them often but I do know that angles can do wonders for a selfie.

    Fun infographic with cute illustrations!

  2. We have selfie-taking down to a science! I loved the “reasons why adults take selfies”. I never thought about that!

  3. I’m someone that’s guilty of one too many selfies so thanks for the tips! I also enjoyed looking at the stats (:

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