Playing with Clouds

Photo credit: Markus Einspannier

Clouds are nothing new, or special, but German artist Markus Einspannier shows us how they can be manipulated if you photograph them from the right angles. Whether it be a Street Fighter-inspired Hadouken cloud or as a hot cup of espresso giving off steam, all it takes is lots of patience, the right props, and a smartphone (DSLR would be even nicer). Click here to view the first image in this week’s geek life gallery. Continue reading for a viral video of a bird that might’ve been R2-D2 in a past life.