Everyone is fascinated by this perfect NYE photo
IN the early hours of 2016, cities around the UK began clean up operations following New Year's Eve festivities.
One of the best images of the festivities was caught by Joel Goodman of the Manchester Evening News.
It was brought to Twitter's attention by the BBC's Roland Hughes, and has since become a minor online phenomenon...
So much going on this pic of New Year in Manchester by the Evening News. Like a beautiful painting. pic.twitter.com/szKKRM4U4i— Roland Hughes (@hughesroland) January 1, 2016
...especially when it was noticed that the aesthetic Golden Ratio can be applied to many of the primary actors in the composition:
Then users started their own takes and homages to the image:
Possibly our favourite is the outright parody exhibited in this offering:
There's so much going on in this picture of Manchester last night. It's like a Hogarth painting. pic.twitter.com/0EE50gNSHk— ShereKhanOBE (@twlldun) January 1, 2016
What a time to be Greater Manchester Police.