The Online Self-Represenation

Typical selfie:


Here, reality star Kim Kardashian West utilizes bright indoor lighting, duck lips and the front camera. This selfie is one of many found in a Kim’s book Selfish;  probably not the first commodified book of self-photography that we will see in the 21st century.





The power couple that is Beyonce and Jay-Z choose to stand pose in front of the world-famous Mona Lisa, Paris’  Louvre Museum. The sharing of this photos illustrates the couple in casual clothing. The photo situates them as works of live-art; all three subjects stare towards the lens of the camera.  This photo was shared on Beyonce’s ‘I Am’ Tumblr blog.


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