In a corner of the internet, design geeks took part in a photoshop competition that saw celebrities become the subject of old master European paintings. The contest host, DesignCrowd, asked participants the question: “If the renaissance took place in modern times, and the models were famous pop culture celebrities, what would the artwork have looked like?” The contest only ran for 48 hours, but a great number of submissions came pouring in. Once you see which entries we selected, we think you’ll agree that these photoshop wizards are downright hilarious.
We all have cringey family photos from our past that we never want to see the light of day. But some individuals are reclaiming their awkward younger selves by recreating their childhood photos. And they’re getting the whole family involved too, to make it as similar as possible. But of course, a lot of time has passed since the OG photos were taken. And these side-by-side comparisons show just how much these kids have grown. Take a look at their hilarious photo re-enactments – just don’t expect the kids to be just as cute as before.
There’s no doubt that the vast and murky ocean waters hold all kinds of secrets. It’s a mysterious place that we can only dream of better understanding. But on occasion, the sea spits up some really weird objects and creatures that leave us with more questions than answers. From prehistoric animals to grand pianos, here’s a collection of the world’s most intriguing beach-side finds that have ever been captured on camera. They give us a rare and exciting glimpse into the mind-boggling reality of the open sea – you just never know what’s going to wash up on the beach next.
The Met Gala is referred to as “fashion’s biggest night out” for good reason. Held at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City, it’s one of the biggest annual events that attracts the top Hollywood stars. The only requirement is that whoever attends should dress to impress. Luckily for the stars, the Met Gala picks a different theme each year to help guide their fashion choices. Even then, celebrities and the designers they work with can’t help but draw inspiration from all manner of sources. But don’t take our word for it. Take a look for yourself at the most extravagent Met Gala outfits and the surprising figures and objects that most likely inspired them.
They don’t make them like they used to. The glamorous starlets from the Golden Age of Hollywood are undeniably beautiful. But more often than not, we’re used to seeing them in old black and white photos and it simply doesn’t do them justice. But there is a corner of the internet that colorizes photos of old Hollywood actresses to show us what these women looked like in the flesh. Let’s just say it’s a whole different experience seeing these Hollywood stars in bright color. In such vivid color, we’re sure you’ll come to find that it’s no wonder these women starred on the silver screen.
There’s a great deal of variety in the animal kingdom, and North America stands as no exception to housing some of the strangest creatures on this planet that we’ve ever seen. It’s gonna be hard to believe that some of these creatures are fellow neighbors and not just imaginings from science fiction. From cows of the sea to frogs whose heart stops beating, take a look at the strangest animal in your state.
You wouldn’t have thought the biggest mammal in the world could be so hard to find. As unlikely as it sounds, a new whale species has been discovered by the U.S. this month in the north-eastern Gulf of Mexico. And it’s just the kind of positive news we were looking for. As Geneticist Lynsey Wilcox of the U.S. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration says, “I was surprised that there could be an unrecognized species of whale out there, especially in our backyard.” It’s been described as “uniquely American,” but they could meet their end soon if something’s not done about it.
Some of the best camouflage that the world has ever seen comes straight from the animal kingdom. Sometimes it’s driven by natural selection, and other times it happens totally by chance. Either way, we’ve compiled a list of the most amazing photos of creatures hiding in plain sight. From complex color combinations to unusual textures, these animals are mastering the art of deception. Take a look at the cunning creatures hiding perfectly among inanimate objects and landscapes.
This Youtuber transformed his Instagram feed into a parallel universe where he’s hanging with celebrities in hilarious ways. Using skillfully photoshopped images of stars, this guy inserts himself into any and every situation. He goes by the name of Average Rob and describes himself as a “mediocre dude from Belgium.” But that just makes him all the more relatable. Especially when you see what he’s doing in the pictures. Take a look at his best moments being buddies with the rich and famous.
We know it can’t be easy being followed by the paparazzi. Whether they’re just trying to take a relaxing stroll, have a quiet dinner out, or pop to the corner shop for milk, cameramen and women follow and document their every move. We get it – you deserve your privacy too. That being said, some celebrities deal with it better than others. Take a look at which famous faces have had the best reactions to being caught by paparazzi.