PHOTOJOJO
   
 
How to Prank Your Pals Using Your Digital Camera — Long Awkward Pose

Long Awkward Pose - Easy Cheesy Digital Camera PrankLast week we told you that the video mode on your digital camera was a fine way to make yourself a flipbook. It is.

But wanna know the real reason your camera records video?

It’s so you can enjoy a good laugh while making friends and loved ones look silly.

You see, when you hold up a camera, people expect you to take a photograph, not a video. So flip your camera into video mode and pretend like you’re taking a photo. Feign technical difficulties while your bud tries patiently to hold his smile and you’re virtually guaranteed an amusing minute or so of strained footage.

Don’t believe us? Check out comedian Katie Dippold’s collection at Long Awkward Pose. (Some favorites: Anthony, Deniz, Jack Jack — what a sport!)

Life is too short and too serious not to play the occasional practical joke. And trust us, you’ll both laugh about it afterward.

Long Awkward Pose
www.longawkwardpose.com

We’re looking for an awesome intern with a love for photography, DIY projects, and writing: www.photojojo.com/internship.html

Pin It

First Time Here?
→ See more Photo projects, DIY ideas, and Gear
→ Get it all free: Subscribe by email or RSS
You might also like...


 
Shop @ Photojojo!


Fisheye, Wide/Macro, and Telephoto Phone Lenses
High-quality lenses to help you go pro with your camera phone pix. More →



Easy Macro Cell Lens Band
Shockingly detailed phone shots at the snap of a band! More →



The Glif
Minimalist Phone Stand & Tripod Mount More →



The Handleband Bike Mount
Your phone called. It wants a ride ... On your bike!More →



The ChargeCard
Fits in your wallet, so it's always there when you need it and out of the way when you don't. More →



Gorillapod Mobile
Works with every phone ever, even with a case on. More →



The Keyprop
The key to getting your smartphone to stand up for itself. More →



The Pocket Spotlight
Bright, constant light in the palm of your hand. More →



The Pocket Reflector
A Go-Anywhere Light Bounce! More →



The Smartphone Spy Lens
A 90° Periscoping Lens More →









 
Recent pics from the Photojojo group on Flickr.

(Join!)