So, you're into politics or you're just at the right place at the right time, but you get the opportunity to pose with one of South Africa's heavyweights in politics... who do you do?
Here's a look at supporters of political parties sharing their photos taken with their favourite politicians on Instagram. Some result in kind-of selfies not to breach any security arrangements there might be.
Got a selfie with a politician? Tweet it to @MyNews24
using the hashtag #ElectionSelfie.
With President Jacob Zuma
With Helen Zille.
With Bantu Holomisa
With Cyril Ramaphosa
With Mosiuoa Lekota
With Mamphela Ramphele
With Julius Malema