22 classic  selfies

Stanley Kubrick

If you must take a selfie, and we repeat - if you MUST!, Bogdan Catalin Cazacioc has researched and hand-picked a selection of shots from the early masters of this finest of photo art forms, to inspire and delight, back from the days when not everyone was a photographer, selfies were called "auto-portrets" and it was not yet a social (media) norm to post no less than a dozen a day.


Please snap responsibly.

Sally Mann

Robert Doisneau

Édouard Boubat

Helmut Newton

Robert Mapplethorpe

Stanisław Ignacy Witkiewicz

Lee Friedlander

Marianne Breslauer

Vivian Maier

Diane Arbus

Lisette Model

Lee Miller

Ugo Mulas

Hannah Hoch


Imogen Cunningham

Astrid Kirchherr

Cecil Beaton

Arnold Newman

Bill Brandt


Ed van der Elsken