Reminder: Photo Apps Don't Make You a Photographer

By Sam Biddle on at

I love fun fake photo filters just like everyone else. Instagram is my favorite way of seeing what my friends are in the midst of digesting. But let's never mistake "my dog looks like the 60s" for photography.

As Endless Origami points out, taking Hipstamtic pictures of plants doesn't make you a nature photography any more than playing Angry Birds makes you an ornithologist. [Endless Origami via PetaPixel]