In early 2000, at the age of 19, Noah Kalina began taking a photo of himself with the same facial expression—every single day. Six years and over 2,000 photographs later, Kalina turned his project into a time-lapsed montage on YouTube. In just one day, his video received over a million views.
This was one of the first viral videos I ever watched.
The popularity of the video has spurred imitators, but they rarely fare quite as well as Kalina's version, due to the strenuous routine one must follow to pull it off. Now, 7 years after the original video, Kalina is still going strong and... more