By Wednesday afternoon, the photo had received more than 1.25 million hits on Flickr alone, where King originally posted the image.
“Everybody was running and he was just smiling at the camera. He wasn’t struggling or anything,” Jessica Crouch, who came up with the “Ridiculously Photogenic Guy” title, told the Post and Courier. “It’s unusual. His hair was perfect and he had the perfect smile. It just struck me as being really out of place.”