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Selfie

A selfie (/sɛlf/) is a self-portrait photograph, typically taken with a digital camera or camera phone held in the hand or supported by a selfie stick. Selfies are often shared on social networking services such as Facebook, Instagram and Twitter. They are usually flattering and made to appear casual. "Selfie" typically refers to self-portrait photos taken with the camera held at arm's length or pointed at a mirror, as opposed to those taken by using a self-timer or remote. A selfie stick can be used to position the camera farther away from the subject, allowing the camera to see more around them. Typically using a front facing camera.

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Mary's selfie

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The difference

I feel like today all girls want to look older and they are so sure it makes them look cool. But they are missing all the fun that meant for their years.

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Never Ready

I'm never ready for the front-facing camera

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The selfie in fashion

I spotted this in a Macy's window earlier this year.

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Harry Potter Selfie

Any Harry potter selfie is a good selfie.

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I would be so scared even be there, not talking about taking a selfie

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That's the worst, to wake up in the bed with someone who you don't know

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