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Histagrams Imagine How Historic Moments Might Have Been Shared on Instagram

Maria Redin

Site creators Gusto NYC and Gavin Alaoen imagine how historically significant moments might have been shared if the people behind them had had Instagram at their disposal.

Gusto NYC and Alaoen’s creations run the gamut between comical, crude and awkward (see the Bill Clinton shot below) by taking the experiment far beyond just the square crop and filters. Their photos come complete with comments and likes that add ironic context to the photograph.

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  • Alessandra Rizzotti

    I LOVE the Charles Darwin #Movember! Hilarious. And John Hancock. These are so creative.