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This Surveillance Artist Knows How You Got That Perfect Instagram Photo

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The New York Times

September 24, 2022

David Welly Sombra Rodrigues’s Instagram photo with a still from a video from a company called EarthCam. Dries Depoorter, an artist, paired the two for a digital art project. In both, a man stands in front of a red building sipping a cup of coffee
David Welly Sombra Rodrigues’s Instagram photo with a still from a video from a company called EarthCam. Dries Depoorter, an artist, paired the two for a digital art project. © Dries Depoorter & EarthCam (Source)

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A tech-savvy artist unearthed video footage of people working hard to capture the perfect shot for Instagram. It is a lesson in the artifice of social media and the ubiquity of surveillance.

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Hill, Kashmir. “This Surveillance Artist Knows How You Got That Perfect Instagram Photo.” The New York Times, 24 Sept. 2022, https://www.nytimes.com/2022/09/24/technology/surveillance-footage-instagram.html.
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Hill, Kashmir. “This Surveillance Artist Knows How You Got That Perfect Instagram Photo.” The New York Times, September 24, 2022. https://www.nytimes.com/2022/09/24/technology/surveillance-footage-instagram.html.
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Hill, K. (2022, September 24). This Surveillance Artist Knows How You Got That Perfect Instagram Photo. The New York Times. https://www.nytimes.com/2022/09/24/technology/surveillance-footage-instagram.html
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@article{Hill2022This, author = {Hill, Kashmir}, journal = {The New York Times}, year = {2022}, month = {sep 24}, title = {This {Surveillance} {Artist} {Knows} {How} {You} {Got} {That} {Perfect} {Instagram} {Photo}}, howpublished = {https://www.nytimes.com/2022/09/24/technology/surveillance-footage-instagram.html}, }

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