Mic: Understanding plandids — the under-the-radar pose that’s taking over Instagram

Mic: Understanding plandids — the under-the-radar pose that’s taking over Instagram. “Instagram used to be defined by its feed of stylized, perfectly posed images, but this summer a new trend has swept the platform: the ‘plandid.’ Plandids, or planned candids, have become so ubiquitous that it’s hard to avoid coming across one when scrolling through your feed. Everyone — from mommy bloggers, to celebs, to fashionistas to sorority girls — has jumped on the plandid bandwagon.” Isn’t planned candid an oxymoron? Aren’t they just posed pictures that you’re supposed to think aren’t posed pictures?

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