Using Photoshop to edit images is not new or special, but Kirby Jenner decided to add himself into Kendall Jenner's most popular Instagram shots. These aren't your typical chop shop edits, but rather seamless ones that make use of a variety of techniques, including: color, adding noise / grain, manipulating lighting, and even various types of blur. All of this equated to a set of images that have gone viral online. Continue reading to see more.
It's not uncommon to see popular items sell out within minutes, especially during the holidays, but you probably haven't seen a "Medium Leather Wrapped Stone" be snapped up like hotcakes, and at $85 a pop. Hours after going live on Nordstrom's website, the item sold out, and became one of the most popular topics on social media. Many tout it as just an expensive paperweight, while others claim it's actually a fashion statement. Continue reading for two up-close images of the rock.
Let's face it, things like birdbaths usually to not withstand the test of time, but thankfully, there are many creative ways to fix them, without having to spend a bundle hiring a professional. For example, this person decided to shatter a bunch of old DVD discs, and then glue everything over the existing material, producing a beautiful rainbow effect. Continue reading for more creative ways to repurpose everyday things. Click here for a few bonus images.
Pickup designer Bryan Fleming unveils "Gait-Gun," a functional shotgun that also doubles as a playable three-string guitar. In the video, we see Piedmont-picking phenom Reverend Peyton of Rev. Peyton's Big Damn Band firing the gun at the 15-second mark, and quite accurately to boot. On the downside, it's one instrument you won't be able to bring on flights, that is unless...it's aboard a private jet. Click here to view the first image in this week's geek life gallery. Continue reading for a viral video of a car pileup caused by first now in Montreal.
Dot Con: The Art of Scamming a Scammer is James Veitch's book that shows exactly what happens when you decide to reply to a scam email, and keep the conversation going for as long as possible. In the example you see above, the scammer appears to offer James an interesting proposal: a 10% cut of any gold he distributes for this person. This all sounds fine and dandy at first, but like most scams, they always require some type of payment before starting the supposed "business", which in this case is a hefty amount of gold. To keep things interesting, James decides to use code names, and even a simple, yet self-explanatory chart. Continue reading to see just how far the conversation got before the scammer realized what was going on.
Seeing a reflection of a tree isn't something out of the ordinary, but having its fallen leaves perfectly reflected back onto the branches is an entirely different story. Like many things in life, occurrences like this are simply pure luck, or being at the right place and time to experience them. Other examples include faces, flowers, and more. Continue reading to see some mind-boggling reflections. Click here to view a few bonus images.
During her time on The X-Files, Gillian Anderson won numerous awards for her portrayal of Special Agent Scully, including an Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series. She is also the first actress to win an Emmy, a Golden Globe and a SAG Award in the same year. Anderson's character on X-Files initiated a phenomenon referred to as "The Scully Effect"; as the medical doctor and the FBI Special Agent inspired many young women to pursue careers in science, medicine and law enforcement, and as a result brought a perceptible increase in the number of women in those fields. Now seeing a banana in her nose on the set of X-Files is definitely something out of the ordinary. Continue reading for more rarely seen celebrity pictures. Click here for a few bonus images.
With all the technology available right now, it's nearly impossible for children, teens and adults alike to be bored when restrained to confides of their home. However, take away their WiFi password, along with a cell phone jammer, and they suddenly have no idea what to do. This clever mom decided to ask her kids to text a picture of a clean kitchen to her before receiving today's WiFi password. Continue reading for more funny ways some parents deal with their kids. Click here for a few bonus images.
Just about the entire world knows about the complicated divorce situation between Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie by now, but "Average Rob" on Instagram decided to lighten up the situation by digitally adding himself to one of their photographs. That's not all, this Instagram star has Photoshopped himself into dozens of celebrity photos, ranging from Eminem to Hillary Clinton. Continue reading to see more. Click here for a few bonus images.
Many people have publicly expressed their opinions about President-elect Donald Trump, but District 9 director Neill Blomkamp took things to a whole new computer-generated level imagining an obscenely "pimped out" motorcade and Air Force One. As you can see, there are plenty of unnecessary modifications, such as tank tracks, cannons, and even a gold body kit on the presidential limousine. Click here to view the first image in this week's things that look like other things gallery. Continue reading for a viral video of the state of virtual reality back in 1990.