Parents Are Naming Their Children After Instagram Filters

By Greg Scoblete

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Many photographers take a dim view of Instagram filters. Many parents, evidently, don’t.

According to Baby Center, parents naming their children after Instagram filters is a thing. Names such as Lux, Juno, Reyes, Ludwig, Amaro, Valencia, Willow are trending:

The Instagram-inspired name Lux is up 75 percent on our list of baby boy names, and it’s slightly up on our list of baby girl names too. (Though technically not a filter, the photo-editing tool balances exposure, adds brightness, and makes images pop.)

One newer filter, Ludwig, jumped 42 percent on our boys’ name list. Other popular filter names for boys …read more

Via: PDN Pulse

    

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