This simple photo is a fascinating portrait of what smartphone cameras have done to our culture. A single woman is seen enjoying the moment with just her eyes while a sea of smartphone cameras surrounds her.
The photo has been going viral over the past week, and this lady is now an Internet sensation.
this is my new favorite photo of all time pic.twitter.com/v8Qs6TeXZf
— Wayne Dahlberg (@waynedahlberg) September 26, 2015
— Bill Weir (@BillWeirCNN) September 26, 2015
@waynedahlberg someone who knows how to be present and enjoy the moment.
— Brent Jensen (@BrentDJensen) September 26, 2015
— Jenn Bower (@JennBower) September 26, 2015
Of course, there were some skeptics as well:
— Jonas Jansen (@vierzueinser) October 6, 2015
— Dave Nussbaum (@davenuss79) September 26, 2015
— Tim Collins (@someguyinjuba) September 27, 2015
Image credits: Photo by John Blanding/The Boston Globe via Getty Images