August 19, 2013 is a significant date for me, or at least for my online footprint. That is the date of my first ever Instagram post. It was a photo of my eldest daughter and I wearing our bike helmets, accompanied by the simple caption “Bike ride last week”.
At the time I thought it was a cute photo, but as I look back on it now I realise it probably wouldn’t pass today’s ultimate test for Instagram. My messy cropping, bad lighting, and poor choice of filter means it wasn’t particularly insta-worthy.
The age of perfection