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Ford Focus Orchestra

Hot on the heels of the beer bottle orchestra comes this collection of instruments made from various Ford Focus parts:


Ford Focus Transmission and Fender Bass:

Today's pictures & links:
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The Unbearable Lightness of Being

(original unknown)


You bag is hungry


Cool Shot of the Day
(in cooperation with National Geographic magazine)

Try to guess what this is - see the answer right after the set of links.

(image credit: National Geographic)


Mixed fresh links for today:

Intriguingly Unique Musical Instruments - [music]
Space actually has a distinct smell - [interesting]
The Shaved Bumblebee - [cool art]
The Rise of Slime: dangerous fireweed spread - [nature]
Pictures of Machines. Broken Old Machines - [photography]
What makes a great portrait? Artists Respond - [great pics]
When you could switch off entire internet - [fascinating]
Bizarre Traffic Incident - [wow video]
Trippy (vintage) animation - [music video]



Florida alligator nose detail in Big Cypress National Preserve.
(photo by Heather Green)


Winter car woes


Neat Landscaping Idea

crazy goat-keeping idea:


Ode to Time
(click to enlarge)

Handmade cut&paste collage by Roman Shebalin


Fantastic Japanese Art

just a sample:

(image credit: Ueda Fuco)

(image credit: samehat.com)


Catching some snow

(original unknown)


B-Movie Bliss

Some unidentified carnivorous plant:

Mad lady scientists:


Mystery Photo

Not quite Kraftwerk, but...


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Anonymous Anonymous said...

That "unidentified carnivorous plant" looks suspiciously like Audrey II from Little Shop of Horrors...

Anonymous Anonymous said...

Regarding the Ford Focus Orchestra, as visually entertaining as that video was, I suspect the music is overdubbed or at least enhanced by real instruments. It sounds too clean to be coming from those contraptions.

Anonymous Anonymous said...

The final "mystery" picture reminds me of some of the album art for the musicians "The Moog Cookbook"

Anonymous Anonymous said...

The what is it pic is an aerial shot of a croc snout.

Anonymous Anonymous said...

If that's not Moog Cookbook, it's someone inspired by them.


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