Selfies

Photography

This photographer lets his famous subjects take intimate self-portraits

Jonathan Anderson, Simone Rocha, Gareth Bale and more turn the camera on themselves. Just don't call them selfies.
Ryan White
11.20.19
Opinion

how selfies destroy our self-esteem

In their new book 'Mixed Feelings: Exploring Modern Life and the Internet, One Discussion at a Time', journalist Sarah Raphael and model Naomi Shimada break down what social media is really doing to our self-worth.
Sarah Raphael
9.19.19
Culture

your selfies actually make you (post)human

In 'Faceworld', theoretician Marion Zilio shows how selfies allow us access to previously hidden parts of ourselves
Micha Barban Dangerfield
10.31.18
Think Pieces

what it means if you hate having your picture taken

For those of us who prefer not to be the focus of attention, it used to be so much easier to hide.
Christian Jarrett
9.25.18
Photography

Anne Collier collected four decades of selfies

In a rare interview, the American visual artist Anne Collier discusses her project Women with Cameras (Self Portrait) -- a collection of selfies from the past four decades.
Ryan White
8.10.18
Culture

these kim kardashian selfies are remarkably like history’s greatest self-portraits

We took some of the best images from Phaidon’s new Five Hundred Self-Portraits and cross referenced them with posts from Kim Kardashian’s Instagram.
Matthew Whitehouse
4.3.18
prison life

selfies from the inside - a new zine is documenting the lives of young prisoners

The reality of life for Britain’s young prisoners will be exposed in a photo zine published later this year, at a time when violence, understaffing and budget cuts have created a crisis so urgent that it’s been suggested the army might be sent into jails.
Emma Finamore
11.1.17
News

your iphone recognises your bra pics and sorts them into a folder

Sorry, your “brassiere,” because clearly Apple’s language isn’t as modern as its technology.
Georgie Wright
10.31.17
Beauty

5 mopey songs to match 5 smokey eyeliners

Because whatever, it’s raining and you’re emo now.
Bertie Brandes
8.30.17
Culture

a scientific investigation into why lift selfies are the best selfies

For starters, i-D basically invented them.
Georgie Wright
8.11.17
News

cindy sherman just made her private instagram public

The original self-portrait pro is taking on selfies.
Georgie Wright
8.3.17
Art

the genius twitter account turning paparazzi shots into masterpieces

Because, let’s face it, Kim K selfies and Beyoncé birth announcements are basically art.
Roisin Lanigan
7.21.17
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