Artist and comic book fan Eddie Liu from Shanghai, China shows us what superheroes Batman, Superman, Wonder Woman, along with The Flash, will probably look like when / if they retire. According to Bored Panda, "they've lost some of their youthful sheen but retain all of their heroic majesty. One thing's for sure, they all seem to have kept their facial aesthetics, and can at least fit inside their suits, or so we think. Continue reading to see all four portraits in larger sizes.
Having a milk carton design with letters probably isn't the most efficient way of packaging the liquid, but it definitely sells itself, and possibly at a premium. These days, just offering a larger size, or a coupon on the back of the box, isn't enough to catch the eye of most consumers, so many of them have turned to unusual ways of packaging things. Continue reading for more designs that think outside the box.
Mike Warren, a woodworking guru, has perfected the art of making glow tables by filling their naturally formed voids in with photoluminescent powder mixed with clear casting resin. The powder charges up in sunlight before putting on a cool blue glow when night falls. The key is in the cypress wood, as he chooses pieces that have been naturally damaged with a fungal growth inside causing sections to rot, which are then removed to form pockets for the glow powder. Click here to view the first image in this week's art of trolling gallery. Continue reading for a viral video of a tank that is perfect for holding your beer.
Salavat Fidai, a skilled artist from Russia, specializes in carving magnificent sculptures onto graphite pencil tips. This wasn't his full-time job a few years back, as he quit a cushy executive job to become a freelance artist. These masterpieces have become incredibly popular with the online crowd, has gained a large following on Instagram. When he's not carving sculptures, Fidai also paints and dabbles in photography. Continue reading for two more videos and pictures.
Satoshi Tomizu is a skilled glass artist from Japan that puts the universe in tiny eyeball-sized glass marbles for his "Space Glass" series. He adds air bubbles, opals, flakes of gold as well as other decorative pieces to transform simple glass into a scene that's out of this world. As you can probably guess by just looking at the pieces, his work has won several international awards. Continue reading for another video and more pictures.
Noel Cruz is an artist unlike any other, in that he transforms mass-produced action figures into photo-realistic miniatures. Techniques used include face contouring, shading, add highlights, all to add depth to these figures. Once completed, he visits a photo studio to take professional-looking "before" and "after" shots. The results are amazing to say the least, with many looking near identical to their real-life counterparts. Continue reading for more pictures.
Laptop coolers will normally run upwards of $15, or at least for a decent one that won't break down after a simple tumble, and comes complete with 160mm fans that can spin at approximately 1500RPM. However, for those who want an even more economical solution, your local grocery store just might be the best bet. That's right, just pick up a two dozen carton of eggs and just prop the computer up on the cardboard afterwards. If you need even more height, simply fasten the two halves together with super glue. Continue reading to see 21 more cleaning life hacks that will come in handy. Click here to view the first image in today's viral picture gallery.
Car Wow recently unveiled a series of cars modeled after famous Star Wars characters. There's the sleek Wedge Antilles Lamborghini A-Wing, Han Solo's Millennium Hellcat, Luke Skywalker's MX-5 Land Speeder Edition, Alfa Romeo Giulia Stormtrooper Editoin, Darth Maul's 2016 Honda NSX, Darth Vader's BMW Z4 Death Star Edition, Boba Fett's Mercedes G-Class Wagon, and the Jar Jar Binks Juke. Our favorite? It's a toss up between the A-Wing, Z4 and G-Wagon. Click here to view the first image in this week's funny Facebook status updates gallery. Continue reading for a viral video showing the right way to fix a sticking door.
Always wanted your own giant Millennium Falcon? If so, then you might want to head to Japan, as serial collectible magazine publisher DeAGOSTINI is releasing parts to build your own 1:43 scale spacecraft over the span of 2-years - parts come with the magazine subscription. The completed model measures 80.8 centimeters long (approx 2' 8") and 59.6 centimeters wide (approx 2'), and weigh a hefty 7.5 kilograms (16.5-pounds). There's even lights that turn on and electronic parts, like a boarding ramp as well as landing gear. Continue reading for 8 more pictures and information.
Etsy artist Dave Pollot continues to add famous pop culture characters, like Bio Shock's Big Daddy and Little Sister, to paintings picked up from thrift shops all over New York. However, these aren't just random images found online and then Photoshopped into paintings, but rather actual hand-drawn images that have been painted over the original work. Interested? The Rochester, NY-based artist is selling prints of just about everything, including the characters you're about to see. Continue reading for more, or click here to purchase a few prints.