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    9 Famous Faces On The Shoulders Of Ordinary People

    Try it. Via Dan Rubin.

    Welcome to "Phonies".

    A new photo craze which is a take on the traditional selfie.

    They portray famous faces on the shoulders of members of the public.

    Social media photographer Dan Rubin coined the phrase.

    And has a number of the images on his tumblr page.

    Each picture shows a member of the public holding up a phone to make themselves look like a famous person.

    And is a tribute to celebrities' love of taking their own selfies.

    Dan says of the Phonies: "Selfies have become ingrained in popular culture so I started thinking about images that could take the humble selfie to a different level."

    The photographer took a while to find the perfect person to portray each celebrity.

    And he's very happy with the results.