A teen has proudly admitted to using a camera timer to capture a photo of himself cuddling in bed with his girlfriend after people kept asking who took the intimate snapshot.
Sergio Ledezma, 18, from San Antonio, Texas, took to Twitter last week to share a snapshot of himself spooning his 17-year-old girlfriend Taylor Ramirez, writing: ‘U can’t tell me I ain’t blessed.’
The image sees Sergio lying with his arm around Taylor, while she snuggles up to her dog. Both of their eyes are closed, and some people couldn’t help but wonder who was there to photograph them when they were asleep.
Feeling blessed: Sergio Ledezma, 18, from San Antonio, Texas, took to Twitter last week to share a snapshot of himself spooning his 17-year-old girlfriend Taylor Ramirez
Intimate moment: The image sees Sergio lying with his arm around Taylor, and both of their eyes are closed
Just wondering: Some people couldn’t help but wonder who was there to photograph them
Very curious: Nino Brown asked Sergio if a ghost took the picture
Serious question: A Twitter user known as ‘Simply Jamal’ pointed out that Sergio and Taylor aren’t the only couple sharing such intimate photos
One Twitter user named Emmanuel responded to the snapshot by sharing a sketch of a man holding a camera at the foot of the bed that reads: ‘Can I go now guys?’
‘A ghost take the pic [?], Nino Brown tweeted.
Meanwhile, a Twitter user known as ‘Simply Jamal’ pointed out that Sergio and Taylor aren’t the only couple sharing such intimate photos.
‘When one gets into a relationship does a wild photographer randomly appear whenever you need a photo taken?’ he asked.
Confession: After being teased about the photo on Twitter, Sergio admitted that he propped his camera on a nightstand and used a self-timer to stage it
Honesty is the best policy! His confession has been retweeted more than 45,000 times and nearly 160,000 people have liked it
Respect: Some people were impressed by how far Sergio went to capture the perfect shot
‘Yes boy’: The Twitter user known as ‘PumpkinSpice Latbae’ praised Sergio for his dedication
Coming clean: Jayce Rey admitted it was hard to find fault with Sergio’s honesty
After dealing with a moderate amount of teasing over the photo, Sergio returned to Twitter to reveal how he took the snapshot, while admitting they weren’t really sleeping.
‘& yes I put the camera on the nightstand w the timer on and ran my a** back to the bed idgaf [sic],’ he wrote.
His confession has been retweeted more than 45,000 times and nearly 160,000 people have liked it.
‘At least you’re honest lmao,’ a Twitter user known as ‘Blackman’ commented, while someone else tweeted: ‘This is respectable dedication.’
A woman named Bethany shared a GIF of a woman clapping, writing: ‘That’s how you do it boy!’
Wait a minute: One person seemed to bit a bit disappointed by Sergio’s revelation
Solidarity: This Twitter user reminded Sergio that he is ‘not alone’ in using a camera timer
Budding romance: Sergio met Taylor on Twitter, and they have been dating for three months
One time thing? Sergio said he doesn’t have any shame about using the camera timer, he noted that they don’t actually use it that often
And Jayce Rey admitted it was hard to find fault with Sergio’s honesty, writing: ‘Can’t even be mad atcha!’
However, at least one person was a bit shocked by the revelation.
‘So you guys aren’t really sleeping[?]’ a man named Brandon asked.
Sergio told BuzzFeed News that he and Taylor met on Twitter, and they have been dating for three months.
Although he said he has ‘no shame’ about how they took the photo, he explained that they really don’t use the camera timer that often.
‘We just did it this once ’cause she wanted us to look cute,’ he admitted.