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This article was published on May 29, 2012

What happens when you apply every available Instagram filter to one photo?

What happens when you apply every available Instagram filter to one photo?
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Robin Wauters is the European Editor of The Next Web. He describes himself as a hopeless cyberflâneur, a lover of startups, his family a Robin Wauters is the European Editor of The Next Web. He describes himself as a hopeless cyberflâneur, a lover of startups, his family and Belgian beer. If you'd like to know more about Robin, head on over to robinwauters.com or follow him on Twitter.

This happens. (Via the awesome Appelogen blog)

The photo on the left is how it was taken with Instagram, the one on the right is what happens when you apply a filter to it, re-upload, apply a new filter, and so on.

In other words, the photo on the right is Normal + Amaro + Rise + Hudson + Sierra + X-Pro + Lo-Fi + Earlybird + Sutro + Toaster + Brannan + Inkwell + Walden + Hefe + Valencia + Nashville + 1977 + Kelvin (that’s 17 filter effects).

In other other words, it’s Art. Clearly.

To see what happens every step of the way, check out the Appelogen post.