Visual thinking gallery

XXI.6 November-December 2014
Page: 88
Digital Citation

Group selfie


Authors:
Oskar Juhlin

Genre: Conceptual blending

ins01.gif Four women hoist a smartphone camera using a purpose-built monopod with a shutter-control extension to take a group self-portrait. Not only does this eliminate the need for a tripod and self-timer or cable release (or the need to ask a stranger to take a picture of the group) but it also sets the camera at a high vantage point, affecting the style of the images taken.

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