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Artist Dad Transforms His Kid’s Drawings Into Realistic, Creepy Photos

Check out how this cool dad recreates his son’s drawings into realistically funny – and creepy – images.

When you’re a kid and have a wild imagination, drawing is always an exciting outlet for your creativity. Although you may not be that artistically-gifted yet at your age, you don’t allow your skills (or lack of it) to stop you from picking up a pencil and then doodling like crazy. It’s fun after all!

Take it from 6-year-old Dom who enjoys drawing and then uploads his artworks online via Instagram. What makes his stuff really special though is how his supportive father recreates his images into realistic, funny versions.

As the photos below show us, Dom truly has a wonderful imagination and a pretty awesome dad.

Browse on and see for yourself:

#1. A cute bunny with tiny arms.

#1. A cute bunny with tiny arms.

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#2. The other elephant be like “I’m getting outta here, this dude’s creeping me out!”

#2. The other elephant be like “I’m getting outta here, this dude’s creeping me out!”

Source: Instagram
#3. Finding Nemo with a dash of Annoying Orange?

#3. Finding Nemo with a dash of Annoying Orange?

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#4. The stuff of nightmares!

#4. The stuff of nightmares!

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#5. A giraffe that looks really, really – for lack of a better term – wrong.

#5. A giraffe that looks really, really – for lack of a better term - wrong.

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#6. A butterfly with a pair of funky wings.

#6. A butterfly with a pair of funky wings.

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#7. Love that car!

#7. Love that car!

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#8. A laughing lion.

#8. A laughing lion.

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#9. Cool bike!

#9. Cool bike!

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#10. Smiling sheep.

#10. Smiling sheep.

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#11. Happy Halloween, perhaps?

#11. Happy Halloween, perhaps?

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#12. All aboard!

#12. All aboard!

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#13. In case you still haven’t noticed, Dom truly loves drawing smiling animals.

#13. In case you still haven’t noticed, Dom truly loves drawing smiling animals.

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#14. Like we were saying…

#14. Like we were saying…

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#15. A badass-looking owl.

#15. A badass-looking owl.

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#16. Looks like a little snowmonster or something!

#16. Looks like a little snowmonster or something!

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#17. This one’s a seahorse, I’m guessing.

#17. This one’s a seahorse, I’m guessing.

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#18. Another smiling animal – this time even underwater.

#18. Another smiling animal – this time even underwater.

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#19. The crab probably knows they’re cooking him next!

#19. The crab probably knows they’re cooking him next!

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#20. “Houston, we’ve got a problem!”

#20. “Houston, we’ve got a problem!”

Source: Instagram

Seriously, I can’t imagine the amount of hours Dom’s father spent recreating these drawings. I mean that takes some real skills, man! I love the attention to detail and how the right textures were added to make the child’s illustrations come to life.

In case you’re interested to see more, go check out Things I Have Drawn on Instagram.

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East Meets West: Cultural Differences Shown Through Infographics

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Have you ever thought how different Western and Asian cultures can be? Aside from language, food and clothing, what else is odd? Apparently there are a lot - from the way we think about our bosses, to the noise level at restaurants. All these subtle nuances are perfectly captured by 26-year old Chinese artist Yang Liu.

Yang Liu spent half of her life in China and half in Germany. She was 13 years old when her family moved to Europe. That's when she began appreciating the differences between her homeland China and her new home country. She uses minimalist infographics which are actually like a meme, to depict the differences. See if you agree with her observations. We compiled some pictures from her work.

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A Peek into the Bedrooms of Millennials from All Over the World

John Thackwray takes photos of millennials in their rooms to show how they’re all vastly different.

When you think of millennials, what do you picture? Do you imagine someone in their 20's browsing through Facebook on their iPhone while sipping a spiced latte at Starbucks?

That image might be right in some parts of the globe, and in a way, it perpetuates the stereotype of millennials being entitled and lazy. But when you think about it, millennials get lumped into the same category, when all they really have in common is their age.

In reality, millennials come in all shapes and sizes, with vastly different interests and lifestyles, depending on where they are. ...

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25 Stunningly Relaxing Arrangements by Visual Artist Adam Hillman

Feast your eyes on these aesthetically pleasing artworks made with random household objects.

Imagine being tired from a day of work and your rush hour commute. Everything you see around you is chaos - the urban jungle, and the misery of people just wanting to walk faster so they can get home sooner. With this as a daily part of your day, you'd definitely want some respite to come home to, something you can look forward to and know for sure that it will relax your mind and calm your senses.

Enter visual artist Adam Hillman, who is obsessed with aesthetics that he creates them from random objects just so he can share them with the world.

"I'm always thinking about possible ideas, but the best photos I've created come about very organically," Adam says of his art, "It takes an average of two hours to execute an arrangement, not including the time it takes to conceptually formulate it."...

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