Legendary Gonzo journalist Hunter S.Thompson lived quite the life in his California years of the 1960s. He worked as a security guard in Big Sur while writing The Rum Diary). Then, on assignment from The Nation, he lived with the Hells Angels for a year penning Hells Angels: The Strange and Terrible Saga of the Outlaw Motorcycle Gangs. Along the way he took pictures, including many described then as “self portraits.” Today, we think Hunter S. was the king of the selfie. Some of our favorites here.