Facebook Photos update lets you highlight your best vanity shots

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facebook-new-photo-ui.jpgSocial networking narcissists get even more control of their online profiles today, as Facebook introduce new UI features for photos in the Timeline.

Clicking on photos displayed near the top of the Timeline now sees them expand to fill the entire screen, letting you highlight specific shots by clicking a star icon above each image.
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These photos then become more prominently placed on the Timeline, which should be a welcome addition for anyone sick of finding plenty of freshly tagged fugly shots after a boozy night out.

As ever with new Facebook features, it will be slow, gradual roll-out to users will Facebook refine and improve the new system.

Has the new feature hit your profile yet? Finding it useful, or simply more social networking frippery? Let us know in the comments below!

By Gerald Lynch | July 31st, 2012