Snapchat is known as an
ephemeral social media.
Because the images
disappear, they make
you pay closer attention.
“Snapchat isn’t about capturing the
traditional Kodak moment. It’s about
communicating with the full range of human
emotion—not just what appears to be pretty
or perfect.” –Evan Spiegel, Snapchat CEO
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• All images found from Flickr under the Creative Commons License.