Apparently in Japan, boring old businessmen – commonly referred to as ‘Ossan’ – are laughed at by younger generations for their obedience to the status quo. Photographer Yuki Aoyama is trying to change that perception one jump shot at a time.
In the hands of talented sculptor Katuhisa Yamaguchi, the lovable sidekick droid we know as R2D2 wouldn’t be just a lovable sidekick droid. He’d be the butt-kicking action star. In this photo series, Yamaguchi reimagines R2D2 having the arms and legs of other pop culture characters like He-Man and Metal Gear’s Raiden, enabling him to defend C-3PO from a Stormtrooper.
Millions of people around the world dream of seeing the Eiffel Tower even just for a day or two. Parisians, on the other hand, get to see it every day – just from different perspectives.
We’ve shown you how smart octopuses are in the past. But this is just insane! Sony recently partnered with the Sea Life Aquarium in New Zealand to teach an octopus named Rambo how to take photos of visitors from inside her tank.
Over the course of two weeks in 2014, I explored Iceland through the Ring Road, which connects, from one settlement to the next-the entirety of the Nordic country. I traveled alone on a four-wheel drive, and would often wake up in the morning to surroundings that, due to the immensely diverse microclimates, looked and felt unrecognizable from the day before.
If a cat had 16 legs, would it still be able to land on its feet? Redittor ‘FallenCoffee’ was taking a panoramic photo of his home when his cat decided to barge in, walking through the frame and creating quite the freaky image: a 16-legged feline centipede, or more fittingly, a CAT-erpillar!
How do you make an iconic city even more beautiful? You take a Pulitzer Prize-winning photographer and you put him on a helicopter at night. That’s what Vincent Laforet did for his upcoming book ‘Air’, which showcases the entrancing beauty of San Francisco from 72,000 feet up.
At Sagebrush Fine Art in Salt Lake City, Utah, there’s a resident feline that looks like he’s judging you. All. The. Time. Pompous Albert (named after Albert Einstein) is a Selkrik Rex, a rare breed famous for their sheep-like appearance.
Photographers Jojakim Cortis and Adrian Sonderegger have embarked on a pretty spectacular photographic project: using hyperrealistic models, they’ve captured moments in time we’ve seen in photos for decades.
There are hundreds of billions of stars in our galaxy alone – have you ever wondered what our sunsets would look like if we replaced the sun with a different star? Some would not be as romantic as you’d think.
Smiley the golden retriever was born without the gift of sight and grew up in a puppy mill. Because he had no eyes, Smiley felt a lot of pain whenever his eyelids went into his sockets, so his eyes had to be sewn shut to prevent further discomfort. Yet despite all the setbacks, his outlook on life remains positive.
Pondo cattle live among the Amapondo people, a sub-branch of the Xhosa tribe, on South Africa’s east coast. Every day since the 16th century the bulls have been visiting the beach, though no one is really sure why, and award-winning photographer Christopher Rimmer’s latest work details the majestic beasts’ sandy sojourns.
In his series ‘Ready for Dinner!’, photographer Henry Hargreaves (who we’ve previously featured) shows us the food menus prepared by people anticipating Armageddon. By the looks of it, the end of civilisation will be rather civilised, given all the pasta and steak.