10 Selfie Fails That Will Make You Laugh Out Loud

Your go-to guide for how NOT to take a selfie on National Selfie Day...

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Selfie fans, listen up: if you need an excuse to take a shameless selfie in the sun today – look no further. Today is National Selfie Day, so grab your selfie stick, flip your camera and start snapping.

Thanks to the likes of Kim Kardashian, the world has become a teeny bit obsessed with selfies. According to a recent study, almost 60 per cent of millennials take selfies – and they alone will dedicate around an hour each week, talking almost 26,000 selfies in their lifetime.

What’s more, it seems we’re vainer than we might think. A study published in Social, Psychological and Personality Science revealed those who took the most selfies, rated themselves as more attractive.

To celebrate the national day, we’ve rounded up our favourite examples of how not to take a selfie. You’ve been warned…

1. Selfies with animals can often be a tricky combination…

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2. Take extra care when snapping a photo with a tall person…

3. Mirrors will ALWAYS catch you out…

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5. A well-trained Insta husband is essential…

 

6. Don’t forget to take the flash off…