#PictureThis: The First “Space Selfie” Sells At Auction

This portrait of Buzz Aldrin from the Apollo 11 mission shows Neil Armstrong, and the Lunar Module reflected in his gold-plated visor.

Until we get some self-portraits from Mars, it looks like astronaut Buzz Aldrin really is the king of all selfies. He took this self-portrait during the Gemini 12 mission in 1966 with the curve of the Earth photo bombing in the background. A vintage print of what is considered ... See the Rest

#TheImitationGame: This Dude’s Copycat Poses Are Pretty Perfect

10686610_779540345444239_4899987909599699777_n

I discovered these great double-take shots on Facebook and haven't been able to trace them back to the original creator. But whoever our bearded man is, his "hommage" to various girl's awkward poses is a compendium worthy of, if not Cindy Sherman, certainly one of the ... See the Rest

Selfie Police – Drug Gang Sent to Slammer

selfie

A series of compromising selfies sent a London prision gang to the slammer last week. Two 24-year-olds were sentenced to prison Friday after police found pictures of the two posing with bags of drugs and cash. Vanity can seriously make you look like an idiot these days. We've all ... See the Rest

#selfieish: Richard Prince (Unwittingly) Introduces Sean Fader At Gagosian

sean-fader-gagosian-3-1

Yes, it seems by accident, mostly reviled appropriation artist Richard Prince gave an emerging conceptual artist his Gagosian debut. This is SUCH a convoluted idea, see if you can follow. My friend Sean Fader is a conceptual artist and photographer. We met in 2009 at the ... See the Rest

Picture This: The Selfie Is Nothing New

Ilse Bing, Self-Portrait in Mirrors, 1931

Not all of these shots are actually selfies. Some are. Others are photographers shot while working by their peers. They are all great pictures, in my book illustrate perfectly Ansel Adams' famous quote; “There are always two people in every picture: the photographer and the ... See the Rest

Picture This: Kim Kardashian, Selfish?

1085827

Rizzoli will publish a photography book of Kim K's selfies next year. They say; "Widely regarded as a trailblazer of 'selfie movement' – a modern-day self-portrait of the digital age – Kim has mastered the art of taking flattering and highly personal photos of oneself." adding ... See the Rest

The Ultimate Selfie?: You + The Queen

Queen Elizabeth and the Duke of Edinburgh tour St. Georges Market in Belfast

Well, I haven't seen the shot surface online yet (and I've looked) but a very cheeky kid did his best to get a selfie with Queen Elizabeth II on her tour of Belfast yesterday. It's not enough to get your photo taken with someone famous these days, it's gotta be a selfie. I think ... See the Rest

Thelma & Louise: Then & Now

UMbDAyK

Speaking of scandalous selfies – they didn't invent them but they made one of the most famous ones in Hollywood history. Here are Susan Sarandon and Geena Davis reunited almost a quarter of a century later. Looking good, ladies – going off a cliff agrees with you. ... See the Rest