Socality Barbie is a hilarious parody of the typical millennial adventurer’s Instagram account. Selfies, misty forests, old bridges and candid profiles barrage this hipster Barbie’s Instagram.
The anonymous woman behind this witty satirical account is a wedding photographer who resides in Portland, Oregon. Her photos are infested with hashtags like #liveauthentic, #socality, #vsco, #vscocam that most photography wannabes use in their Instagram posts for exposure. Guilty as charged, I use some of those hashtags.
“People were all taking the same pictures in the same places and using the same captions,” she says. “I couldn’t tell any of their pictures apart so I thought, ‘What better way to make my point than with a mass-produced doll?’” Here’s some of her recent posts that encapsulate what every other Instagram account looks like.