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This VFX Breakdown Of ‘The Martian’ Is Seriously Breathtaking

This VFX Breakdown Of ‘The Martian’ Is Seriously Breathtaking

Technology, Video
https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=18&v=5CPbISkPqKk The gap between real and fake in Hollywood blockbusters has never been soon close. It prompts you to question your sense of reality and perception of real life film. This VFX breakdown of blockbuster movie The Martian gives you an insight into the process of creating alien worlds with the use of a green screen and today's incredible computing power. The chances are that 80% of what you see in modern day film is actually constructed within a computer. Cars, buildings, people and even whole cities are digitally created to build a whole world for movie magic. This VFX breakdown highlights the use of masking, cropping and adapting real-world footage into a remastered adaptation that's truly out of this world. The Martian, a...
These Cops Spark An Outrage In The Arrest Of Young Autistic Boy

These Cops Spark An Outrage In The Arrest Of Young Autistic Boy

OMG, Video
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zktzwWUB2C0 Kids with disabilities go through so much on a daily basis just to get by. This young autistic boy was arrested. Not only is school the worst of their problems, but the day to day mentality of having to face bullying and harassment can be enough to tip some over the edge. Many children have trouble trying to control their emotion and behaviors, with special people assigned to work with them to lessen the struggle. These people receive hundreds of hours of training to deal with such behaviors and outbursts which can sometimes turn violent. 10-year-old John Haywood is one of these children. the young autistic boy is uncomfortable with being touched and is prone to occasional violent outbursts when he's stressed and emotional. Recently,...
19 Hilarious Photos Showing Art History Icons Dressed as Modern Hipsters

19 Hilarious Photos Showing Art History Icons Dressed as Modern Hipsters

Culture, Funny
We're used to seeing the odd hipster or two, they clutter our streets with their snobbish style and can often be seen during fashion week. With London fashion week for men around the corner, it seems fitting to share these 19 hilarious photos showing art history icons dressed as modern hipsters. If you've ever wondered what Mona Lisa would look like without her tired silk robes and dated setting, Japanese graphic designer Shusaku Takaoka is the man to show you. He recently shared a collection of witty photos that see some of art history's most iconic faces pasted on the bodies of modern hipsters. Shusaku Takaoka is a true expert at transforming history into hipster. His edited shots hilariously turn these dated figures into much more relatable people, strutting their stuff on the str...
Guess What! You Can Now Buy The World’s Blackest Paint For Just $15

Guess What! You Can Now Buy The World’s Blackest Paint For Just $15

Art & Design, OMG
You may have recently seen stories about the world's blackest paint circulating the web by storm. Since the paint was revealed to the world, artists and creative types alike have been scrambling to get their hands on some of this mystical madness after seeing some amazing artwork created by the stuff. However, it turns out that 'Vantablack', as it's apparently called, isn't actually available to the public. British artist Anish Kapoor sneakily gained exclusive rights to the mystical black color, teaming up with the product developer Surrey Nano Systems, to then go and crush the hopes and dreams of artists across the world. As things currently stand, another British artist, Stuart Semple, struck back at Kapoor, creating a supreme collection of colors that Kapoor is now banned from pu...
Watching This Robot Play the Human Knife Game is Very Unsettling

Watching This Robot Play the Human Knife Game is Very Unsettling

OMG, Video
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4izQnNE2S2o Watching your friends playing the human knife game can be somewhat unsettling. However, when a robot gets in on the game, things get a whole lot tenser. Humans are more likely to make mistakes than a precision perfect robot so it's somewhat more understandable to trust the technology to your friend next time you play. Seen in the video above, the Stäubli TX40 robotic arm swiftly stabs the knife in a very precise manner, avoiding the man's fingers with ease. Whether you like a little bit of danger in your life or simply have a love for robotics, this human knife game turned robotic makes light work of what can be a very dangerous and gruesome game. Let's just hope the robot doesn't malfunction or glitch when you try.
This Fascinating Photo Series Shows Youth Next to Their 100-Year-Old Self

This Fascinating Photo Series Shows Youth Next to Their 100-Year-Old Self

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We undergo a lot of changes during the course of our lives and that very much includes our ever-changing appearance. In the future, our 100-year-old body will see wrinkles, gray hairs, and saggy skin. Everyone you know and have ever known all have to face the inevitable truth that we all age. Despite the horrifying prospect of age, the human face still holds our personal features which stay will us to death. This series titled "Faces Of Century" has been shot by photographer Jan Langer, showing the incredible transformation of Czech centenarians. It would be very interesting to see a time-hop image of ourselves in the future, it would display a much wiser and more wrinkled face that in some cases could look very similar to our younger selves. It's a fascinating series that makes us ...
17 Famous Movie Locations Photographed In The Real World

17 Famous Movie Locations Photographed In The Real World

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It started as a simple hobby for creative duo Fanqirl Quest, Tiia Öhman and Satu Walden but quickly turned into an online sensation after they began to capture film screenshots in real famous movie locations. The technique referred to as sceneframing, is a popular trend that sees's real life merging with the silver screen. With a popular response, film geeks across the globe looked on at the creative duo re-visiting the famous movie locations in awe. The duo featured several recognisable locations from shows like Breaking Bad, Game of Thrones and The Walking Dead, with some iconic movie scene also making an appearance too. To achieve this fantastic crossover, Walden holds an iPad featuring the screenshot against the movie location. Öhman then captures the moment, bringing some of that m
20 People Who Will Most Likely Never Try Online Shopping Ever Again

20 People Who Will Most Likely Never Try Online Shopping Ever Again

Funny
It can be stressful to trawl the stores of your local mall, that's why online shopping exists! Online shopping can bring the world to your fingertips. Despite the ease of clicking away on Amazon and Ebay, these people found out that buying from untrustworthy sellers can lead to a whole series of mishaps which could have been avoided. Unless you're buying from a trusted seller or someone an online store you've been successful with in the past, then buying online can be slightly unpredictable and risky. It's true to say you get what you pay for, you should always buy from a trusted source and read the fine print before giving your card details. These innocent shipping mistakes show the funny side of disappointing online shopping experiences you should definitely try to avoid in the futur...
You Won’t Believe These 14 Hilarious Reactions To The United Airlines Dragging Incident

You Won’t Believe These 14 Hilarious Reactions To The United Airlines Dragging Incident

Funny, OMG
Over the past week, we've seen a huge controversy surrounding the American aviation airline, United Airlines. As some of you may already know, United are the latest brand to reel the wrath of social media, after footage surfaced of a mam being violently removed from a flight from Chicago to Louisville, US, that had been overbooked. The dreadful ordeal was all captured on camera by fellow passengers and soon took the web by storm - going viral almost instantaneously. The United Airlines dragging incident (seen here) shows a man refusing to leave the plane and being dragged off by security. The airline previously announced that four people would have to give up their seats. With no eager volunteers, four people were chosen at random, one of whom was a doctor who needed to care for patien...
Take A Look At What This Photographer Has Created With Simple Paper Cut-Outs And Some Iconic Locations.

Take A Look At What This Photographer Has Created With Simple Paper Cut-Outs And Some Iconic Locations.

Art & Design, OMG
Artist and photographer Rich McCor, aka Paperboyo McCor, is best known transforming iconic locations with his creative paper cut-outs. The English artist has shared a brilliant series of shots from his travels around the globe, capturing the world's most iconic art, landscapes and buildings, to then transform with his silhouetted doodle cut-outs and clever perspectives. With over 250k followers on Instagram, McCor has gained a large following with his creative paper cut-outs, which were first doodled in a sketchbook. He uses shots previously taken to make it more simple for him upon arrival, from the photo he can then simply doodle over the image and then know where to point and shoot. 1. Tower Bridge, London 2. Club Med, Rio Das Pedras 3. Toulon, France 4. The Colosse...
25 Ridiculous Photobombing Cats Who Clearly Want More Attention

25 Ridiculous Photobombing Cats Who Clearly Want More Attention

Cute, Funny
Pets are a creature comfort we're all happy to have around the home. However, if you're the owner of a feline friend, you may be able to relate to an instance of photobombing cats. Cat's can be somewhat demanding and require a lot of attention most of the time. When cat's see the camera coming out, photobombs are a hilarious reminder of who's really the boss. It doesn't matter if you're trying to capture the perfect picture, cats will always find a way to barge into your shot and sit, stand, hiss and pose their way to internet fame. Here's our collection of 25 ridiculous photobombing cats who clearly want more attention. 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. 13. 14. 15. 16. 17. 18. 19. 20....
20 Hysterical Comic Illustrations That You’ll Need a Second Look at to Fully Appreciate

20 Hysterical Comic Illustrations That You’ll Need a Second Look at to Fully Appreciate

Art & Design, Funny
Relateable art is always a winner in the eyes of the internet. After all, we're bombarded with memes on a daily basis so it's alway nice to see some beauty in the hilarity. That's what Moscow-based artist Anton Gudim achieved. His hysterical comic illustrations are the sarcastic depiction of life we can all relate to. His mini-series of comic illustration sometimes need a second glance to fully comprehend the witty message intended by Gudim. His knowledge and expertise of all things pop culture and social media makes for a good laugh. His satirical and hysterical comic illustrations poke a finger some of modern life's funniest clichés and iconic art. If you're a fan of his work, you can take a look at more of this hysterical comics on VK, Instagram and Facebook. Here's our mini compila