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    It's Nearly Impossible To Take Good Underwater Selfie And Here's Why

    It's not as easy as it looks.

    Underwater photography can be a beautiful, other-worldly art.

    But underwater SELFIES, on the other hand, are their own kind of unique horror show.

    There's just too much to consider.

    It's pretty much impossible to take a flattering underwater selfie, lol.

    It's hard to stay within the frame.

    Jc had a water proof case on his phone so I thought it would be a cute idea to take an underwater selfie but

    You have to worry about oncoming waves.

    It's not easy to smile in water...

    ...and if you laugh, the air bubbles will ruin the shot.

    There's all of those teeny-tiny bubbles to deal with, too.


    You have to consider how you hold your breath.

    Sometimes you can disappear from the picture altogether.

    Clearly, timing is everything.

    *tries to take a cute underwater selfie*

    When you take the photo from above, you usually just look like a blob.

    Underwater selfie I took the other day

    And don't even get me started on this Dad's attempt at an underwater selfie:

    My dad's attempt at an underwater selfie

    In case you were wondering, it's just as hard to get a decent underwater selfie-video, too.

    So please, learn from these mistakes before your next vacation and good luck!