Now that you know how to expertly snap that hot holiday #humblebrag, you could take your shooting one step further, and perfect your Boomerang-taking skills. Instagram's Boomerang app, introduced in 2015, snaps a handful of photos in quick succession, and then turns them into a GIF-like loop that plays and rewinds on itself, infinitely. If you haven't tried it yourself yet, you've likely seen the quirky results in your Instagram feed.
If used correctly, a Boomerang can be amazingly entertaining — and hypnotic.
But to capture the perfect Boomerang, you want to keep a few key things in mind.