Tyra Banks, former American supermodel is conducting an online model-scouting competition via the photo sharing application Instagram.
She has almost 8.5m Twitter and 1.3 Instagram followers and thousands of aspiring young people have sent photos on her account, desperate for a reply from Banks.
Liam Hulmes, a 17-year-old British boy was chosen along with 16 other people and their photos were shared by Banks on Instagramwhich is sort of an achievement for all the chosen contestants at least.
Here are the other 16 people chosen by Banks:
What’s your opinion about the online competition? Is social media helpful in finding new talent?
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