Don’t Let Your Camera Get in the Way of Experiences


It’s incredibly common amongst folks in my generation to take photos of anything and everything to share on socail platforms; these people have been labelled by psychologists to be an “Oversharer.” It’s not just the millennials though, if you’re familiar with the documentary Exit Through the Gift Shop, you know that famed Street Artist Mr. Brainwash does the same thing to an obsessive compulsiveness that is easily seen in today’s millennials. If it’s actually recording a memory to be shared later on, that’s fine; but communities like Snapchat don’t really allow that.

In fact, pretty much every community has an emphasis on the fleeting moment that we care about for a couple of seconds before scrolling on.

A fleeting moment online is typically nowhere as effective as a fleeting moment experienced in person.

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