There are selfie sticks, and then this bizarre zombie hand. Designed by Aric Snee and Justin Crowe, the selfie arm was created to give the illusion that a friend or loved one is taking the picture, rather than yourself. Unfortunately, this model seems quite pale to say the least, but we’re sure if this ever hits the market, a plethora of customization options will be available, from a male version to female. Continue reading for more pictures and information.
“The sarcastic solution to a quintessential problem – nobody wants to look alone while they mindlessly snap pictures of themselves – the product conveniently provides you a welcoming arm. And better yet, it doesn’t talk or have emotions of any sort. You can even create fake accounts and use its finger to like all your images; its not you its the hand! ‘selfie arm’ is made of fiberglass, is lightweight and portable, and fortunately only a prototype. The collaborative project is a direct commentary on the growing selfie stick phenomenon, and the constant, gnawing need for narcissistic internet validation,” says Design Boom.