Zeddie Little, a handsome 25-year-old from New York, has become an Internet sensation after he was seen in a photo taken last weekend at the Cooper River Bridge Run in Charleston, S.C., sparking the Ridiculously Photogenic Guy meme.
The photo by Will King has received more than 1.2 million views on Flickr and was the subject of much discussion on Reddit on Tuesday. It has also led to at least eight memes on the website quickmeme.com.
In the photo, Little is seen in his runners attire looking rather handsome with a little facial stubble, beautiful sun-kissed hair and a bright smile.
Charleston City Paper learned of Little's identity through a search of the race results by his bib number. They found that he finished in 242nd place in his division in 47 minutes and 16 seconds.
I didn't think overall the picture was that great, but I knew that he looked good, so I went ahead and uploaded it, King told Charleston City Paper.
A Facebook friend of King's wrote a photo comment stating, I dub this Ridiculously Photogenic Guy, and the photographer then shared the photo on Reddit with the explanation his friend gave, according to the paper.