#Selfies

'Show Off' Biker Who Pulled 'Hair-Raising' Wheelies On M6 Jailed For 8 Months

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 18.09.2017 | UK

A biker who pulled “hair-raising” wheelies, steered his motorcycle with his thighs and took a selfie while riding on the M6 has been jailed for ei...

Man Crushed To Death In India After Trying To Take Selfie With Elephant

The Huffington Post | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 04.09.2017 | UK

A man has reportedly been crushed to death after trying to take a selfie with an elephant in India. The man, who has been identified by local media a...

When You've Had Enough Of Naked Selfies

Olya Gerasimova | Posted 21.08.2017 | UK Comedy
Olya Gerasimova

photo by pexels It's Thursday night, around 10 pm, I'm sitting at my laptop, eating a large portion of takeaway chips and watching 10 Things I Hate A...

Watch A Woman Trying To Take A Selfie Destroy $200,000 Of Art

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 14.07.2017 | UK

If you’re in the habit of taking risky selfies, you might want to reconsider that policy after watching this. Excruciating footage of a woman doing ...

Panoramic Selfie Turns Paranormal After Unfortunately Timed Sneeze

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 11.07.2017 | UK Lifestyle

It has to be said, no one has ever looked particularly photogenic when sneezing… but who knew you could look this scary. This panoramic selfie made ...

This Dad Is Still Trolling His Daughter's Selfies And It Never Gets Old

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 04.07.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Last year Chris “Burr” Martin gave the world a lesson in how to be an embarrassing parent by recreating his 19-year-old daughter’s selfies. And ...

Andy Warhol's £6m Selfie And How We Can All Now Be Famous For 15 Minutes

Tom van Laer | Posted 30.06.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Tom van Laer

One day in 1963, Andy Warhol walked into a New York photobooth and took what have become the world's most famous selfies. One of these trailblazing self-portraits has just been sold at a Sotheby's auction for just over £6m.

Stricken Residents Beg Visitors To Stop Taking Selfies At Grenfell Tower

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 19.06.2017 | UK

Grieving residents have erected a sign imploring visitors not to take selfies at the smoking ruin of Grenfell Tower. The sign appeared as the official...

Is This The Best Group Selfie Ever?

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 16.06.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Unless you have the selfie-taking skills of Ellen Degeneres, it’s hard to fit all your pals in one snap. But one group of friends managed it when th...

Police Officers Hailed 'Legends' For Driving Drunk Man Home After Heavy Night Out

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 30.05.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Two Tasmanian police officers have been praised for going beyond the call of duty after they drove an incredibly drunk man home to ensure he was safe....

How To Look Good In Photos - Eight Top Tips To Put Your Best Foot Forward For The Camera

Rachel Rimell | Posted 23.05.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Rachel Rimell

1. Put your best foot forward. Most people have a side they prefer and there's actually a science behind this. Take a look at photos of yourself that you do like work out which is your best side, and remember to put that side forward next time.

Why I, Unhappily Bald, Embraced The Selfie

Scott Manley Hadley | Posted 23.04.2017 | UK Comedy
Scott Manley Hadley

So why have I - a grumpy, balding, man whose poor sleeping habits have caused the speed of my ageing to accelerate during the tail end of my twenties - embraced the selfie? Because I get a masochistic kick out of watching myself decline, watching myself move towards death.

Social Media Isn't Always A True Reflection of Life - Why Do We Have To Be So Controversial

Bev Ridyard | Posted 28.03.2017 | UK Parents
Bev Ridyard

So here's to the next 1,180 days. I've come too far to let the side down now. Whatever stage of parenthood you are at, it's never too late to up your game. And I know your kids will thank you...

My Mum Story - 1,180 'Ordinary And Everyday' Photos By Mother's Day

Bev Ridyard | Posted 24.03.2017 | UK Parents
Bev Ridyard

On Thursday 2nd January 2014, when we had our twelve week scan for our first baby, I decided to take a photo every day. That's right. Every day. This new, wonderful chapter that I had dreamed of was about to happen and I was not going to let it pass me by. I'm not a massive fan of getting in photos but I knew that if I didn't do this, I couldn't turn the clock back.

From Selfie To Self-Expression

Nigel Hurst | Posted 24.03.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Nigel Hurst

Selfies can convey a mood, create a scene or tell a story. Selfies are often consciously staged in terms of props, composition, colour, lighting and backdrop, so that an artistic intent and element of pre-production becomes an important factor in framing the context of selfies if they are made in an artful way.

My Dad. My Hero

Danni Tresadern | Posted 21.03.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Danni Tresadern

Over the past four years we've watched how the dementia has really started to affect him. He is still Dad and in my mind he always will be. No illness is going to take that away from me. We take each day as it comes. We adapt and we cherish the moments, and the memories of good days.

India - Selfie Game On Point

Jim Roberts | Posted 06.03.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Jim Roberts

While I'm not a huge selfie aficionado, the creative geniuses of Kim Kardashian and Miley Cyrus have helped boost the art of selfies to stratospheric levels. Their genre defining style has led to absolute domination and power, with Kim managing to become the first selfie career artist.

Unsafe Selfies And Check-In Troubles: Four Tips To Stay Safe Online

Claire Stead | Posted 28.02.2017 | UK Tech
Claire Stead

Facebook now sees eight billion average daily video views and Snapchat users aren't far behind, sending more than seven billion photos and videos each day. They say sharing is caring - and that's true to an extent. But when you overshare or share the wrong information online, that can often lead to tricky conversations or unintended consequences.

The Instagram Challenge To Make You Happier This Christmas

Leah Sian Davies | Posted 02.12.2016 | UK Tech
Leah Sian Davies

Imagine if Rudolph was around today? He would love Instagram and Snapchat. He could filter the hell out of his selfies! His red nose would be turned sepia, side profile only, the perfect pout, and a flower garland around his antlers! He could be anything but Rudolph the red-nosed reindeer.

Jennifer Saunders Believes Girls' Quest For The Perfect Selfie Is Making Them 'Ill'

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 28.11.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Jennifer Saunders said she believes young women are making themselves ‘ill’ because they spend so much time taking selfies, influenced by celebrit...

What Does Your Photo Gallery Say About You?

Nadav Israel | Posted 23.11.2016 | UK Tech
Nadav Israel

Brands will look for certain personas. The demographic for a cool new fashion line is unlikely to be those aged 60 plus, so the profiles of elderly users won't be of use. However, a recently-launched dentures brand would be interested in targeting this audience.

Selfie Deaths - A Life For A Like?

Danielle Cuaycong | Posted 22.11.2016 | UK Universities & Education
Danielle Cuaycong

However, a sonorous and vivid alert could make the level of danger worse by scaring the selfie-taker. Whether or not the alert increases danger is another question and would need to be tested (hopefully not with real high mountaintops).

Coca-Cola's 'Selfie Bottle' Makes Us Want To Leave The Planet

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 18.11.2016 | UK Tech

If you thought selfie sticks signaled the end days, then don’t hold your breath because humans have outdone themselves yet again. We bring you the l...

Monty Python Stars John Cleese And Eric Idle Hate Selfies So Much They Wrote A Song About Them

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 11.11.2016 | UK Tech

We thought it was just us being old and grumpy, but it turns out we aren’t the only ones who hate selfies. John Cleese and Eric Idle have written a ...

ISHU Brings Disruptive Fashion Tech Ruckus To Change The Face Of Social Media

Jonathan A.J. Wilson | Posted 31.10.2016 | UK Tech
Jonathan A.J. Wilson

ISHU are showing that tech fashion is becoming genuinely fashionable - and not just some geeky Sci-Fi novelty thing. It's yet another marker that the power of Hip hop culture has gone mainstream in high fashion