The strange allure of the toothbrush selfie
Why are candid mid-brushing pictures such an enduring social media flex?
Nancy Floyd took a selfie every day for 40 years
In 1982, the photographer set herself the challenge of taking a self-portrait every single day.
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.
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.
these powerful self-portraits are about reclaiming your body after rape
How artist Ciarra K. Walters is using photography to talk about trauma.
your selfies actually make you (post)human
In 'Faceworld,' theoretician Marion Zilio shows how selfies allow us access to previously hidden parts of ourselves
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how to understand the power of a self-portrait with artist anne collier
In a rare interview, the American visual artist Anne Collier discusses her project Women with Cameras (Self Portrait) -- a collection of selfies from over the past four decades.
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.
petra cortright turns camgirling into feminist art
Petra Cortright has been putting her image online for over a decade. As her new show 'CAM WORLS' opens in Los Angeles, the pioneering post-internet artist talks selfies vs. self-portraits, and why she doesn't use Snapchat.
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.
your iphone recognizes your bra pics and sorts them into a folder
Sorry, your “brassiere,” because clearly Apple’s language isn’t as modern as its technology.
5 mopey songs to match 5 smokey eyeliners
Because whatever, it’s raining and you’re emo now.