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The First Instagram Photo Uploaded Exactly Two Years Ago

Exactly two years ago today, Instagram testers uploaded the very first image to an app called Codename: a simple photograph of a sandaled foot and a dog. Three months later, Codename launched to the public as Instagram, the $1 billion photo app that boasts 50 million users who have shared 1 billion photographs.

(via Instagram)


 
  • http://www.vistavillagefamilydentistry.com/ VistaFamilyDentist

    I wish I can remember that, but I was late in the Instagram bandwagon. Is it the developer/creator’s personal dog?

  • cristian tudorache

    is as bad as the rest of them…

  • Mark

    Garbage in, garbage out.

  • Mansgame

    Bad dog.

  • Jake

    The company may have grown by leaps and bounds, but the crap photography will always remain!

  • Jake

    The company may have grown by leaps and bounds, but the crap photography will always remain!

  • Slash_Cynic

    Bitter old photographers who just don’t get it.

  • Matt

    Kind of agree, just no fun.

  • http://twitter.com/DazamCom Dazam

    Stop liking what I don’t like!

  • http://twitter.com/ralphhightower Ralph Hightower

    One word: Lomophotography.