By now you’ve probably heard that the Oxford English Dictionary chose selfie as the word of the year. Cue links to all kinds of interesting articles about this:
An infographic on the selfie with translations in different languages.
Famous pictures reimagined as selfies for an ad campaign for a newspaper in Cape Town.
All kinds of painted selfies dug up by Europeana a while ago.
The very first photographic selfie was taken in 1839 by Robert Cornelius from Philadelphia, the Public Domain Review explains.
A whole different kind of selfies taken with a pinhole camera by Brazilian children.
(Image of the first selfie from the Library of Congress, via the Public Domain Review.)