THE ADVENTURES OF STAR WARS ACTION FIGURES

THE ADVENTURES OF STAR WARS ACTION FIGURES

They say too much of a good thing is a bad thing, but when it comes to Star Wars, we’d have to respectfully disagree. Seeing fellow fans reinterpret the world that George Lucas built is something we never get sick of, and Zahir Batin’s latest project shows exactly why. The talented Malaysia-based artist has fused his photography profession with his obsession for Star Wars in an amazing photo series. Batin has taken a handful of action figures, and set them up in real life scenarios, taking snap shots of Clone troopers on speeder bikes, R2-D2 scaring off a stray cat (or […]

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Kids Around The World Pose With Their Most Prized Toys

Kids Around The World Pose With Their Most Prized Toys

Galiberti began the series while documenting couch surfers around the world for Italian magazine D, la Repubblica. He started snapping the children of families he was staying with, arranging their toy collections in neat patterns. Soon, he’d shot children in 58 countries, from Switzerland to Zambia. The photo series evolved into his new book, Toy Stories: Photos of Children from Around the World and Their Favorite Things.

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Star Wars Wookies In Real Life

Well it looks like we finally have some answers thanks to Portland, Oregon based Mako Miyamoto. The talented photographer, who also goes by the alias Neon Werewolf, created this Wookies in real life situations series that sees these hairy characters from the Star Wars universe participating in daily Earthling activities.

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Classical Greek Statues Dressed Up Like Hipsters

“What is a hipster?” The question has been posed and answered time and time again, but as an N+1 symposium on the topic averred, “All descriptions of hipsters are doomed to disappoint.” Even so, everyone has the image of a hipster in their head: large sunglasses, stylized haircuts, old-timey barbs, skinny jeans, pastel shirts. Sure, that’s reductive and it doesn’t necessarily encompass the entire demographic, but you know you know someone (or several people) who fit the bill.

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