When a selfie could win you a holiday, you know it's time to take it seriously.

Guest Post  |  Singapore
Published 2015-10-16 15:00:10

Instagram envy is legit. How do some people manage to look flawless, no matter what they’re doing? Maybe you’ve tried to jump on the selfie bandwagon, but it doesn’t seem to be working out.

The most important thing to realise is that physical appearance has very little to do with taking a good photograph. Believe it or not, anyone can take an amazing selfie! But how?

It comes down to lighting, and posture.

Check out this crazy GIF, which illustrates the difference lighting makes.

Image Credit: imgur.com
Image Credit: imgur.com

You may have already heard the cliches about posing for photos. Find the right light, make the right face. Great advice, but what does it mean? And how can you decode the secrets of supermodels and photographers to put your best face forward?

The team at Dialed-In has made this infographic, explaining exactly how to take the perfect selfie and revealing some interesting statistics about selfie taking:


If you’re planning to post a selfie to win a free plane ticket today — and for many Fridays to come — you might want to try out these tips. Who knows? You could be Instagram-ing from Bali tomorrow!

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