Photographer’s Hilarious Hack Helps Singles Feel Loved on Valentine’s Day
No one abhors Valentine’s Day more than those who spend it alone.
Yes, being single on the mushiest, most sugar-coated day of the year can be a huge downer for some. That’s why one creative Thai photographer has come up with a simple solution to make anyone seem “loved” on Valentine’s Day with the use of a little bit of camera trickery.
Assarin Saelim, who goes by his Facebook handle Rainyokohama55, demonstrated in a series of photos how to make just one person look as romantic as a couple.
In the album’s caption, he wrote: “A collection of how to get by on Valentine’s day. How to take photos that look like you have a girlfriend”
In one photo, we see an unseen “girlfriend” playfully pulling an adorable prank on Saelim:
A photo shows him in bed, a stolen shot taken by a loving “significant other”.
In another, the photo shows “two lovers” holding hands.
Another one shows a sweet gesture from a “concerned sweetheart” wiping away some food from his lips.
He also has his own version of the “follow me” photo.
In a rather steamy-looking photo, we see Saelim in a passionate “make-out session”.
How about going on a trip together?
Most of the hilarious photos require not only creativity but also some flexible limbs as shown in the “behind-the-scenes” images.
The rest of Saelim’s work, which can be both funny and sad at the same time, can be found here.
Support our Journalism with a Contribution
Many people might not know this, but despite our large and loyal following which we are immensely grateful for, NextShark is still a small bootstrapped startup that runs on no outside funding or loans.
Everything you see today is built on the backs of warriors who have sacrificed opportunities to help give Asians all over the world a bigger voice.
However, we still face many trials and tribulations in our industry, from figuring out the most sustainable business model for independent media companies to facing the current COVID-19 pandemic decimating advertising revenues across the board.
We hope you consider making a contribution so we can continue to provide you with quality content that informs, educates and inspires the Asian community.
Even a $1 contribution goes a long way. Thank you for everyone’s support. We love you all and can’t appreciate you guys enough.