When trying to become social media stars, people use different tricks to show their life from the best angle. When it comes to social media sites, people’s imaginations are limitless and sometimes we just don’t understand how they come up to these ideas.

We have collected the most surprising examples of how those beautiful social media pictures, that cause so much envy, are created. There’s also a bonus at the end: the image of an Instagram girl who looks completely different in real life.

16. To take a cool picture, sometimes 3 people are needed.

15. Single? No problem!

14. Professional photographer tricks

13. When it’s not raining:

12. Another side of a good selfie

11. A big printed picture, some Photoshop tools — and now you’re in Paris!

10. This awkward moment

9. This is why items we buy online are so different from those we actually get!

8. “New Mercedes”

7. You have to take risks if you want to get the perfect shot.

6. New sneakers! Paper sneakers…

5. A gold chain to impress the girls

4. “Cuddles with bae.”

3. Genius

2. Support from your friends is everything.

1. The most incredible friendship

Bonus: “My little Luna on Instagram vs Real life”

Source: brightside.