"QUANTUM SHOT" #295
Necessity is the mother of invention, yet again
Wow, we've had the last "Logistics" issue only a month ago, and yet we've received so many pictures and documented instances of inspired madness in the face of the tight circumstances, that we are pressed to publish another part of this series. Could it be that the world is spinning faster (and getting hotter) so that more and more people are forced to invent things on the spot?
In any case, enjoy this compilation, and continue sending us the strange sights you see around you.
(Most of the source sites and mailed pictures don't credit the original photographers, so please help us with identification so that we could include this info on the page.)
Weird Loads & Passengers:
Good use of overload in advertisement:
Better stay away from the highway:
Overloaded truck in Shandong, China:
(images credit: PeopleDaily)
Overloaded Truck in Iran:
(image credit: Mahdi Ehsaei)
Mercedes truck arriving from Libya:
(image credit: Bonobo2005)
Moving things in Seattle:
(image credit: Aaron Webb)
(image credit: Weirdthings)
The Ultimate Overload:
(photoshopped for some advertisement)
Decoder says: "This photo is taken somewhere in Romania. According to the clothes they are gypsies. They use this technique to brake somehow the chariot."
Too many passengers:
(image credit: weirdthings)
Nice carrying arrangement:
Enduring 4 hour shifts at -5 degrees Celsius:
(ice bar in Stockholm)
(image credit: Victoria Catterson)
Don't let your partner slip away:
Fixing lots of wires on a bamboo ladder:
(photo taken in Kamala Beach, Phuket)
(sent in by Kelly Zenkewich)
Girls at Work!
Your household will never be the same
Strange things in the kitchen:
a quick bath:
Oh my... I hope this is not real:
Reinvent your satellite dish:
Reinvent your playground:
(obviously an advertisement)
Reinvent your jacuzzi time:
Lock your stuff up!
lock it up real good:
Creative (and re-invented) transportation
Use of an old car as a doghouse:
1958 Pontiac Station Wagon Hyrail oddity:
(image credit: Matt Cummins)
Use of an old tractor as a wedding vehicle:
Great use for an old truck! BBQ installation.
(image credit: Zolhando)
Can't figure out what these fans are for:
Train car, converted into... something:
Make yourself a wooden RV:
Go shopping in style:
Russian automotive publication "Za Rulem" published photos of DIY amphibious car, (or car-submarine) made from standard "Niva" SUV:
(images credit: "Za Rulem")
This car, however, does not seem to be amphibious:
Bugatti on Russian roads (does not last very long?)
Some other luxury cars get mutilated in other ways:
Old Police Car (could be used as a decoy)
This picture is old, but I totally appreciate this officer's expression:
He must be tracking this driver:
(image credit: Jake Easley, around395.com)
Cool van sculpture:
Another old car art:
Pretty harmless prank:
This is much worse... Bad, bad revenge:
Creative (and some unfortunate) parking
Camel parking outside Dubai:
(note the highest building on Earth in the backgound)
Animals are quite inventive, too:
Send us more hilarious and inventive situations around you!
(photo credit: Valentin Kolesnyuk)
Other sources: OddInfo, Exler, Botinok
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