“Randy,” his mother said, “turn the phone on its side. If you take the picture in landscape mode, you can fit more into the frame.”
“Ma, this is my phone and I want to take the picture my way,” Randy said. “I know that you’re a professional photographer, but I just want to take a snapshot that I can post on Instagram, not to create a work of art.”
“But don’t you want to impress your friends back home with all the photocomposition skills that I taught you?” Randy’s mother asked.
“Ma, don’t you know my friends by now?”
Written for Bikurgurl’s 100 Word Wednesday prompt. Photo credit: Sebastien Gabriel.