3D Beach Art

Photo credit: Jamie Harkins

When viewed from the perfect angles, these anamorphic – distorted unless viewed from certain vantage points – sand drawings come to life in a 3D-like way. These drawings were created by New Zealand-based artist and musician Jamie Harkins. He says, “We’ve seen other people doing stuff on beaches, but it’s always been geometric, flat shapes, like a pattern, so we thought we’d get into the whole 3D thing. And I kind of like the fact that it disappears at the end of the day when the tide comes in. It makes it impermanent.” Click here to view the first image in this week’s funny internet trolls gallery. Continue reading for a viral video showing 100-years of beauty in 1-minute.