This young YouTuber tried an unusual experience. He built himself a fictional lifetime of luxury, which he shared on the web.
Byron Denton, a London influencer, began posting photos in late January exposing his luxury life. Her photos included designer clothes, private jet flights, and really glamorous parties.
A social experience
The 19-year-old wanted to conduct a social experiment to ascertain how easy it might be to imitate the way of life of an influential and wealthy person. He then wanted to ascertain the reactions of his subscribers. The result was beyond expectations. His audience ended up being really convinced!
Known to his Instagram followers as “tbhbyron”, he explained that he was inspired by his compatriot YouTuber Mason. This one had pretended to participate during a luxury trip.
Luxury attracts the public
he adds, “I’ve always wanted to understand why people are so hooked into celebrities. It’s because they will live a life that the majority of people can’t. People are interested in luxury. »
The young YouTuber has done quite well together with his experience. This photo of Denton resting during a private jet received 1,000 likes in only seven seconds!
His family shocked
These photos were so convincing that Byron said that even members of his circle of relatives were shocked by his new luxurious life.
How did he manage to try all this? With a mixture of several different photo editing apps: FaceTune, PicsArt and Adobe Photoshop Lightroom for the final touch. the typical time for every photo editing was about 45 minutes.
He made a video where he explains intimately the deception. “The experience made me question everyone’s statements on social media. Do any of today’s bloggers get to the highest by being honest or pretending to be someone ? “he concluded.