You’ve probably seen the instantly classic photo of Mark Zuckerberg cheerfully strutting past a crowd blinded by VR headsets at Mobile World Congress during Samsung’s press conference. Well, if you can believe it, that was just one of the many totally absurd moments from this year’s conference. Photographers snapped hundreds of other photos from the mobile tech event, and after a short look back, it’s safe to say this year was stranger than ever before.
People use Samsung Gear VR during the presentation of the new Samsung Galaxy S7 and Samsung Galaxy S7 edge:
Facebook Founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg (L) and President of Mobile Communications Business of Samsung D.J. Koh say goodbye during the presentation of the new Samsung Galaxy S7 and Samsung Galaxy S7 edge:
This tiny landscape was used as clever way to test the phone camera. Handcrafted reality at its finest:
A woman argues with members of ARRAN, a Catalan Pro-independence and Socialist youth organization, as they block the main road towards the Mobile World Congress:
All photos by David Ramos/Getty Images