World’s Strangest

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A Hole in the Sky

There’s a crack in the universe, and it’s growing. Oh, there’s no evidence that Japanese photographer Yochai Matos was thinking of Doctor Who when he made this image, but that’s what it reminded me of. How did Matos do it? With a carefully arrangement of florescent bulbs. You can find daylight pictures of his installation [...]

Self Portraits Of Photographer Bathing In Awkward Places

This series of self portraits by Japanese photographer Mariko Sakaguchi finds her bathing in some most unusual, and quite awkward, places such as: a restaurant, cluttered apartments, a deserted concert hall and a crowded classroom. This photo series is decidedly Japanese, right down to the fact that the people around her are too polite to react [...]

Sohei Nishino’s Diorama Maps

Japanese photographer, Sohei Nishino, walks around cities taking pictures and pasting and arranging the results to create layered icons of a city from his memory. He has mapped Istanbul, Hong Kong, Paris, New York, Shanghai, Tokyo, Hiroshima, Kyoto, Osaka and London. Last year, Nishino spent a month walking the streets of London . He took over 10,000 [...]