People usually like to take selfies so that they don’t have to rely on someone else’s photo skills. Not everyone is capable of taking a good photo. At least when you take a selfie, you have just yourself to rely on. How can the photo go wrong if you’re the one pressing the button — especially if you get to see how you look in the photo right before you take it.
But nope, even selfies can fail us — specifically if you don’t check what’s in the background prior to taking the photo. Backgrounds are very important and you’ll see how true that is in the photos below.