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Aiding Narcissism

Selfie-enabling apps and attachments lend to a culture of ego

Implications - Selfie culture is taken a step further with apps and attachments to aid photographic self-documentation. "Selfies" -- shorthand for self-portraiture taken usually with a smartphone -- are now recognized as a staple in social media. This lends to the growth of a society that embraces ego and encourages self-documentation.
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Featured Examples

Hovering Selfie Drones
Hovering Selfie Drones
The Hover is a Flying Camera Made to Capture Photos from an Ideal Height
The Hover is a flying drone selfie camera built especially for millennials to capture the ideal angled shot without the need for a physical person to be there to take it. The camera is a compact... MORE
Smartphone Photo Handles
Smartphone Photo Handles
The Belkin iPhone Shutter Grip Provides a Steadying Ergonomic Handhold
As convenient as smartphone cameras may be, sometimes they can also seem strangely cumbersome because they lack the easy handholds and balancing weight of an actual camera; the Belkin iPhone Shutter... MORE
Ergonomic Smartphone Camera Grips
Ergonomic Smartphone Camera Grips
The Pictar Camera Grip Gives iPhone Users the Control of a DSLR
‘miggo’ recently designed a product called ‘Pictar’ that gives smartphone users the same controls as a DSLR camera. As smartphone photography becomes more popular among... MORE
Enlightening Smartphone Spotlights
Enlightening Smartphone Spotlights
The Pocket Spotlight Helps Capture a Clear Shot When It's Dark
Taking photos with your smartphone these days isn’t just for snapping selfies because The Pocket Spotlight is designed to enlighten scenes for a sun-like amount of light. The iPhone add-on is... MORE
Self-Shooting Social Media Cameras
Self-Shooting Social Media Cameras
The Memoto Life Logging Camera Captures Every Moment
The Memoto Lifelogging camera looks to add another layer to our constantly evolving social media lives. Snapping a shot every 30 minutes, the photos are then sorted into convenient sections and... MORE
Phone-Holding Key Chains
Phone-Holding Key Chains
The Tiltpod Mobile is a Tripod That Fits in Your Pocket
The beauty of the Tiltpod Mobile is that it is so simple, but so useful. This little iPhone accessory attaches to your key chain and acts as a mini-tripod to hold your phone up and in place. The... MORE
Selfie-Focused Smartphones
Selfie-Focused Smartphones
The Sony Xperia XA Ultra Features a Hi-Res and Large-Scale Front Camera
The Sony Xperia XA Ultra is a specially designed smartphone for the millennials that are often seeking a cellular device with a high quality camera to capture selfies on. The Sony model is... MORE
Selfie-Centric Apps
Selfie-Centric Apps
This Selfie App Helps You Share Your Interests With Friends
Self’it is an innovative new selfie app, developed by a pair of Greek students, that is designed to make it easier than ever for you to harness the power of the selfie to completely change the... MORE

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