The Selfie Revolution Led by Sel*Kira- The Past, Present, and Future of Japan’s Selfie Culture

The Selfie Revolution Led by Sel*Kira- The Past, Present, and Future of Japan’s Selfie Culture

When you open any SNS, you can easily find many people uploading daily snapshots of themselves with their smartphones or iPhones. Selfies have now become a part of younger Japanese culture. Numerous gadgets are currently being developed as an update to this selfie culture. One of these is the Sel*Kira selfie light. The person behind it is Julie Watai, a photographer and creator whose name became well known throughout the world after the publication of her Italian-published photo book, Samurai Girl. Her latest invention, Sel*Kira, is said to be the “ultimate selfie weapon”. We turned to her to Watai, who has continued to integrate Japanese otaku culture in her works, about what kind of item Sel*Kira is, and her views on Japanese selfie culture.

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