One thing you have to say about the proliferation of social networks is that they have spawned a whole new generation of people whose sole purpose in life is to take photos of themselves and post them for others to admire.
I admit I have my fair share of pictures on Facebook and Instagram, though they have mostly been taken by friends. I am just far too lazy to take out my camera or smartphone and snap away. A GPS connection even tells people where the picture was taken, down to the exact coordinates.
And if you can't find anyone to take your picture for you, then you can always take it yourself. If you have a smartphone with a forward-facing camera, that's perfect, since you can check whether you are actually in the frame or not and not just your chin or your right ear.
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