Anne Koning

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Amazing 3D tattoos so realistic they'll creep you out!

As tattoos become more popular and mainstream, the onus is on tattoo artists to introduce new and exciting styles for them and their customers to …

Young man had sign saying, "free hugs", at a Portland Ferguson rally. This cop took him up on the offer.

Rare Skeletons, Posh Kebabs And A Veggie Christmas

<i>Your Sunday morning best-of-Londonist weekly round-up.</i><p>London News<p>Surprise, surprise. Not enough affordable homes are being built. We use the term …

30+ Must-See Historic Moments In Photographs

The photograph precipitated a dramatic change in how we perceive history. Amazing historic photos like these can make it seem like you were standing …

We featured the fantastic paintings of Chloe Early in our magazine a few years back. Here's a detail of a recent work from her.

A Mother’s Darkly Humorous Portraits of ‘Domestic Bliss’

Inspired by a motherhood epiphany and the work of Cindy Sherman, photographer Susan Copich has spent the past four years creating a darkly comedic …

Abstract Nature Photography: 3 Effective Tips to Create Captivating Images

Abstract art separates reality of a subject through the use of imagery. Instead of an accurate, concrete image, abstract art instead conveys feeling, …

Wonderfully Eerie Shape and Letter Installations Created From Everyday Objects

Everyday objects form ghostly shapes and letters in the wonderfully eerie installations of artist Nicola Yeoman. Yeoman builds her installations from …

Peter Gronquist’s new show currently on view at Joseph Gross Gallery in NYC

The sculptural work of John Bisbee, made entirely out of nails. 

The Hilarious Story Of Shane, The Walmart Deli Guy, Told Through Notes From His Bosses

This is the ridiculous story of Shane, a Walmart deli employee. The pictures were taken by his co-worker, Reddit user Ardentleprechaun, of notes left …

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11 Dramatic Photos from World War I

<i>Erik Sass has been covering the events of World War I exactly 100 years later in the WWI Centennial series. To commemorate Veterans Day – originally</i> …

More Mind-Boggling Balanced Stone Sculptures by Michael Grab

We first posted about the seemingly impossible balanced stone sculptures of Michael Grab in 2011. In the intervening years Grab has continued to …

Haunted Air: Spooky, Vintage American Halloween Photos

Greil Marcus used the phrase “old, weird America” when writing about Bob Dylan. But we don’t know a better way to describe these anonymous Halloween …

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In the late 19th and early 20th century, the Spiritualism movement was all the rage, and people sought out mediums to communicate with spirits.<p>One of the most famous mediums of the day was Marthe Beraud (also known as Eva C. and Eva Carrière). She was especially known for excreting a spiritual substance called “ectoplasm” through her nose, mouth, or ears, during seances. These photos were taken in 1910. She was debunked in 1922, much to the dismay of her supporter Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, and …

20 Preview Picks: Paris Photo 2014 - LensCulture Editors' highlights from Paris Photo | LensCulture

Paris Photo is perhaps the largest and most significant art fair for collectors of photography. As always, the experience is exhilarating, inspiring — and ultimately visually overwhelming. There's just too much to see!<p>With hundreds of the world's most successful photo and art galleries presenting …

Happy Halloween!Photography by Winkler Noah

Gooey Chocolate Caramel Brownies

Preheat the oven to 180c and line a baking tray that's approx. 20cmx30cm and 3cm deep with baking parchment. Leave a little of the parchment …

Juha Arvid Helminen's austere photo series "The Invisible Empire" investigates the ways uniforms denoting positions of power can grant their wearers permission to commit atrocities. http://hifructose.com/2014/10/30/juha-arvid-helminens-photography-series-the-invisible-empire-criticizes-the-power-of-uniforms/

This Adams Retouching Machine Helped Old School ‘Photoshoppers’ Touch Up Negatives by Hand

Last week we shared an example of beauty retouching that was done by hand in the early 1900s. If you’re wondering how this type of retouching was …

Incredible 1200-hp 1970 Pontiac Firebird Restomod Sells for $87K

We are but humble truth-seekers here at <i>Car and Driver</i>, bringing you answers to age-old questions like “What’s the most epic death machine on Craigslist?”, “What do the paramedics drive in Dubai?”, and “Mommy, where do Pontiac Azteks come from?” And that’s just in the last 24 hours or so.<p>Now we have …

First-Person GoPro Video of a Surfer’s Long Ride Inside the Tube of a Wave

Hawaiian surfer Koa Smith shot GoPro video of an impressive 27-second ride inside the the tube of a wave at Skeleton Bay in Namibia, Africa. It’s a …

Native Americans: Portraits From a Century Ago

In the early 1900s, Seattle-based photographer Edward S. Curtis embarked on a project of epic scale, to travel the western United States and document the lives of Native Americans still untouched by Western society. Curtis secured funding from J.P. Morgan, and visited more than 80 tribes over the …

DIY: Copper & Concrete Lamp

<i>Doing It Yourself isn’t always the easiest or cheapest option, but odds are you won’t find anything more satisfying than finishing a DIY project with</i> …

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Paper Airplane Machine Gun / Papierflieger-Maschinenpistole

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‘Ace in the Hole: Death of a Junkyard’, An Upcoming Documentary About the Ace Junkyard in San Francisco

Back in 2010 we first posted about <i>Ace in the Hole: Death of a Junkyard</i>, a documentary project on the collaborative San Francisco art space, the Ace …