Tag: funny

Some Instagram feeds for you that are a bit different

 Hey guys, last time I showed you Instamgram feeds that make you a travel-addict by taking our thoughts to solitary beaches, impressive miracles of nature and bustling cities. For today I had an idea that was a bit different: These three accounts will make you laugh or they may even make you shake your head. ...

Comedy Wildlife Photography Award 2017

Finally it’s here! My absolutely favorite photography ranking of the year. The finalists of the third Comedy Wildlife Photography Award were announced a couple of days ago and I also wasn’t disappointed this year. Paul Joynson-Hicks (founder) and Tom Sullam (jury member and director of the award), who call this award the best and funniest ...

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Amazon patents photographic old news

I have always assumed that the requirement for a patent is that the invention to be protected is, at the very least, new. That doesn’t seem to be the case in the US, where Amazon was able to patent the “studio arrangement” shown in the graphics embedded below. Patent 8,676,045 describes a rather simple layout for ...

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Bellows Confiscated at Airport for Fear of “Flying like a Rocket”

The steady tightening of security arrangements at airports in the war on terror is an inexhaustible source of silly-funny stories. One of the most mind-boggling and current ones centers on a bellows, the type you use to clean your photo equipment. Canon-Rumors reader Surapon, who faced the whole absurdity, was on his way home from ...

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Absurdity can be so much fun: Giuseppe Colarusso’s Improbabilità

Scarcely have I laughed as much as I did today, when I took a break from 12 to 3pm to surf the internet in order to protect my cream-cheese coloured skin. Giuseppe Colarusso‘s photos of absurd objects that will never come into existence, referred to as Improbabilità, came right on cue to put a smile ...