Jinger Duggar is catching flak for her newest Instagram post. After the Counting On star shared a photograph of herself and her husband strolling within the rain, some folks slammed the seemingly staged photograph. They wished to know who was actually taking the apparently candid snap and hinted that Jinger was making an attempt too laborious to current an ideal picture for social media.
Jinger Duggar says she loves strolling within the rain
In the April 16, post, Jinger shared her ideas on strolling within the rain.
“Does anyone else love walking in the rain?” she requested. “There’s something about it that’s just very calming to me. Of course, it’s always better when you’re sharing the walk with someone you hold very dear to your heart.”
In the photograph, Jinger and her husband Jeremy Vuolo maintain palms as they stroll down the road. He holds an umbrella over each of their heads.
People wish to know who’s behind the digicam
The cute photograph raised some questions for a few of Jinger’s followers.
“Who exactly is taking this picture??” one puzzled. Several folks sarcastically commented that the couple’s one-year-old daughter Felicity was in all probability the one behind the digicam.
Another instructed the Vuolos had employed a “personal photographer” to doc their life. “[B]ecause they *need* one,” they wrote. “You know they live in L.A. Gotta keep up appearances, you know!”
“They’re trying very hard to be influencers so they most likely hired a photographer to take all these casual walking down the street photos,” one other agreed.
It’s not clear when the photograph was taken
Though Jinger simply shared the photograph together with her 1.three million Instagram followers, it’s not clear when the image was taken. It has not rained for a number of days in Los Angeles. And neither Jinger nor Jeremy are carrying face coverings, which have been required within the metropolis of L.A. since April 9. In different pictures they’ve shared not too long ago, the 2 have been carrying masks.
Given the coronavirus lockdown, it appears unlikely that Jinger and Jeremy employed a photographer to doc their neighborhood stroll. But it’s doable the image was taken earlier than the pandemic and the couple did rent a photographer.
People assume Jinger is determined to be an influencer
The apparently staged photograph received’t shock Counting On watchers who’ve lengthy suspected that Jinger is making an attempt laborious to construct a profession as a social media influencer. She’s shared sponsored posts from Audible and different, smaller firms. But she’s struggled to make a few of her partnerships stick. Deals with clothes model Rebecca Minkoff and L.A. donut store Fonuts fell aside after these companies have been slammed for working with the Duggar household, who’re identified for his or her controversial views.
The Vuolos have additionally redesigned their web site, giving it a slick new look. And her social media has turn out to be extra fastidiously curated, showcasing her new life in Los Angeles. Some folks assume Jinger may be updating her picture to distance herself from her conservative mother and father, maybe with the purpose of earning money via extra sponsored posts. But primarily based on the partnerships that haven’t labored out, it appears she may want to vary greater than her hair or her garments to make it as an influencer.