Selfie, an ubiquitous and universal term in today’s world defying language confinements as well as cultural and generational boundaries. Ari Fararooy’s Instagram captured our imaginations, showcasing the artistic possibilities of turning the camera on oneself. We were thrilled when he agreed to be interviewed to share his inspiration as well as tips for setting your Instagram images aside from the duckfaced masses.
Can you tell us a bit about yourself, what you do for a living and where you’re based?
I’m 25-‐years old and live in Los Angeles, CA.
I work as a freelance video director/editor/vfx artist and photographer.