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The New iPhone Is Triggering People's Fear Of Small Holes

WARNING: Do not look at this if you get squicked out by images of small holes.

Posted on September 10, 2019, at 4:27 p.m. ET

The new iPhones are here! There’s an iPhone 11 Pro and 11 Pro Max (the bigger one).


The 11 Pro and Pro Max have new cameras with three lenses.


There’s also a Facebook support group if you do have trypophobia.

But people started noticing something about those three lenses...

The #iphone11 needs a trypophobia trigger warning

Something troubling.

Those new camera’s trigger my trypophobia and it’s no joke 🤢 #AppleEvent

Trypophobia is the fear of small holes. It makes looking at pictures like this one make you feel gross and weird:

So if you feel kind of ~squshiy~ looking at this:

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Or this:

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Or maybe THIS:

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Then you do NOT want to gaze at this bad boy.


And definitely do NOT look at this.

coming soon: #iphone 15 - It's All Cameras!™ #AppleEvent

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