A good thing about selfies is that you don't need to rely on somebody else's camera skills (or lack of) in order to get a good picture. As Charles-Guillaume Étienne one said, "If you want something done right, do it yourself," and nothing can possibly go wrong if you're the one with your finger on the button...right? Well, not quite. Check out this list of hilarious selfie fails compiled by Bored Panda to see what we mean. From people getting caught out by mirrors they forgot were there, to folks who simply didn't check behind them before they snapped their picture, this collection should serve as a funny reminder that doing something yourself isn't always such a good thing. Don't forget to vote for your favorite!

#1 Spider Photo-Bombs A Selfie

Spider Photo-Bombs A Selfie

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Jessica Hunter 1 year ago

I still don't believe that's a real spider.

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#3 Even This Dog Is Sick Of Her Selfies

Even This Dog Is Sick Of Her Selfies

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Amanda Panda 1 year ago

Those kinds of selfies only attract dogs

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#4 Mama's Big Boy

Mama's Big Boy

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Amanda Panda 1 year ago

This one is actually kind of cute lol

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#6 When You See It

When You See It

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Yvonne Bernal 1 year ago

At least he got cleaned up for the picture!

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#7 Selfie Background Fail

Selfie Background Fail

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Yvonne Bernal 1 year ago

The literal meaning of "Being Caught with Your Pants Down!"

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#9 Reflection Fail

Reflection Fail

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varwenea 1 year ago

Staged is more like it

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#10 This Traffic Ugh

This Traffic Ugh

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John L Kelly 1 year ago

Let's see, holding the phone in one hand, and a drink in the other, eh? Brilliant!

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#13 Little Girl Selfie Gets Photobombed By Bear-Like Father

Little Girl Selfie Gets Photobombed By Bear-Like Father

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Crystllee 1 year ago

While he may not have the "conventional" body, I love that he is so comfortable in his own skin to do this!

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#20 Just Me, Myself And I

Just Me, Myself And I

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Yvonne Bernal 1 year ago

NAILED IT - - two times.

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#21 When You See It

When You See It

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Lemur 1 year ago

Oh geez. That's looks creepy!

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#22 Yeah Sis', Another Selfie... Great Idea

Yeah Sis', Another Selfie... Great Idea

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Nikita Flourencia 1 year ago

Hahaha like that expression.. lol

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#23 So Happy With My New Hair

So Happy With My New Hair

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Yvonne Bernal 1 year ago

I think she's happier with HIS new hair

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#24 I Had This On My Refrigerator For 6 Years Before I Noticed It

I Had This On My Refrigerator For 6 Years Before I Noticed It

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Just a Purpler 1 year ago

Bahahahah I was so focused on the window light on the left, lol I was like "looks normal to me" and then I saw it ahahha

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#25 Sneaky Selfie

Sneaky Selfie

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ugaas wiilhoog 1 year ago

probably the last picture she took.

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#26 Little Brother Fail

Little Brother Fail

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Yvonne Bernal 1 year ago

Okay, so was he opening or closing the bathroom door?? lol

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#27 My And My Friend's Selfie In The Train

My And My Friend's Selfie In The Train

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jbingham 1 year ago

I'm thinking they knew exactly what was in their background...

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#31 Unfortunate Spelling

Unfortunate Spelling

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Silent Skeleton 1 year ago

Oof. She's never gonna hear the end of this XD

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#33 When You See It

When You See It

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Lemur 1 year ago

It would be so damn funny if that's his mom :)

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#35 Mirror Reflection

Mirror Reflection

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John L Kelly 1 year ago

Excuse me ma'am, but you missed a belt-loop.

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#36 Busted

Busted

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Yvonne Bernal 1 year ago

While the cat's away... that mouse is GONNA PLAY!

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#37 Bae Caught Me Slippin'

Bae Caught Me Slippin'

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Cat Meow 1 year ago

Why would you want to share a picture like this with the internet?

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#39 When You See It

When You See It

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Crystllee 1 year ago

That poor baby! Let's hope they give him as much attention as they do themselves when a camera isn't on them. Just sad women.

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#40 Selfie Background Fail

Selfie Background Fail

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Cathy Shift 1 year ago

ok that is not cool

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#41 Mirror Reflection

Mirror Reflection

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Lemur 1 year ago

"Why dad? Why?"

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#42 Hate It When My Girlfriend Takes Pictures Of Me Sleeping

Hate It When My Girlfriend Takes Pictures Of Me Sleeping

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Amanda Panda 1 year ago

Him and the chick taking her own shower selfie, need to get together.

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#45 Went To Take A Selfie With The Dogs And...

Went To Take A Selfie With The Dogs And...

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Jeanne Deaux 1 year ago

The way the selfie is centered on the dogs? She totaly did this on purpose. You fail at selfie fail girl.

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#48 That's An Odd Table Centerpiece

That's An Odd Table Centerpiece

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Marcos Zamarripa 1 year ago

OMG all the girl have dildos or what? I have no see any guy with an iInflatable doll

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#49 Selfie Background Fail

Selfie Background Fail

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John L Kelly 1 year ago

Always put away the toys before advertising yourself.

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#51 That "What A Hell Is She Doing?" Look

That "What A Hell Is She Doing?" Look

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Michel M. Prins 1 year ago

No, that's the "Judging your decisions" look

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#52 My Friend Just Posted The Best Selfie I've Ever Seen

My Friend Just Posted The Best Selfie I've Ever Seen

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Hana Cheaib 1 year ago

Oh god why!! Can't you stop using your phone!! Why taking selfie while you're peeing!! Seriously! 😂😂😂

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#54 That Mirror Reflection

That Mirror Reflection

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Denise von Do'Urden 1 year ago

Can't decide whats worse.. the reflection or her "eyebrows "

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#56 Squad Selfie

Squad Selfie

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Bridgette David 1 year ago

This is not funny.

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#57 A Rat Among The Clutter?

A Rat Among The Clutter?

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Hope Floats 1 year ago

Why would you want the whole wide world to see the shit tip you live in?...And how could anyone live like that?..... Baffling....

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#59 Sexy Selfie Gone Wrong

Sexy Selfie Gone Wrong

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yulia missy 1 year ago

Clean your room first

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#61 Selfie Background Fail

Selfie Background Fail

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Omg! My Thid! 1 year ago

Granny pants!

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#62 Selfie Background Fail

Selfie Background Fail

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Nomadus Aureus 1 year ago

As for my next picture, I'd like to demonstrate an example of natural selection.

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#63 Bae Caught Me Slippin'

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Caitlyn McCracken 1 year ago

Omg ! Hope that kid is okay

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#64 Selfie Fail

Selfie Fail

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Cheesybeansy 1 year ago

you don't assume that position unless you had something REALLY spicy or big. prepare for the long haul...

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#65 Must Concentrate On My Pose

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yulia missy 1 year ago

Why mommy???

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#66 This Sneaky Shadow

This Sneaky Shadow

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Heather Cox 1 year ago

Oh now that is unacceptable. I swear the next time I see someone in a public bathroom trying to take invasive photos I'm grabbing them out their hands and tossing them in the toilet.

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#67 Selfie Background Fail

Selfie Background Fail

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Katinka Min 1 year ago

Waaaaaah, PICK THAT UP! What is wrong with people?? Who has time to take selfies when you living rom smells like dog shit?

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#68 Selfie With Friends

Selfie With Friends

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Jace 1 year ago

Why the tongue thing? So many cases of this. That and ducklips.

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#70 Selfie Fail

Selfie Fail

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htbq 1 year ago

I'm starting to think its all a joke. cheek sneak is what I'll call it!

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#71 Selfie Background Fail

Selfie Background Fail

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Crystllee 1 year ago

I'd like to think she covered up her face out of shame but given the context, highly doubtful.

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