Boy With A Rare Skin Disorder Hates His Looks, Until He Meets His Dog Twin
23 Mar

Boy With A Rare Skin Disorder Hates His Looks, Until He Meets His Dog Twin

Animals Homepage featured boy and dog vitiligo Carter Blanchard carter vitiligo boy 23rd of March 2017

Meet Carter Blanchard, an 8-year-old boy who developed a skin disorder known as vitiligo and started hating his looks - until he met a special friend with the same condition as his. "His face was transforming very quickly,” said his mother, Arkansas-based Stephanie Adcock. “The first thing he’d tell me when he got in the car is that he hated his face and hated the way he looked.” It seemed it would take a miracle to teach the boy how to appreciate his unique appearance.

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This Photographer Photographs Farm Animal Like No One Else
22 Mar

This Photographer Photographs Farm Animal Like No One Else

Animals Homepage featured Photography animal portraits barnyard animals 22nd of March 2017

Photographer Rob MacInnis gathers barnyard animals that we selected for consumption and production, and turns them into majestic portrait subjects. Everything started when Rob came back from a long journey through South America. Taking photos in places that suffered from extreme poverty made him rethink photography's role in his life and society: "I had a tough time dealing with my relationship to photography after this trip," Rob told Bored Panda. "I felt it irresponsible to ignore the exploitative aspects of photography, especially when making artwork in such a privileged position. I found that photographing animals enabled me to critique both myself and the photographic field."

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Dad Turns His Sons’ Doodles Into Anime Characters, And The Result Is Amazing
22 Mar

Dad Turns His Sons’ Doodles Into Anime Characters, And The Result Is Amazing

Drawing Homepage featured Illustration Parenting #Drawing 22nd of March 2017

Thomas Romain is a French anime artist who lives in Tokyo. He's worked on various series including Space Dandy, Basquash!, and Aria, but his best ideas actually come from his sons. Working together in what he calls the Father And Sons Design Workshop, Thomas and his kids come up with all sorts of weird and wonderful characters.

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This Unicorn Candle Cries Waxy, Colourful Tears When You Light It
22 Mar

This Unicorn Candle Cries Waxy, Colourful Tears When You Light It

Homepage featured Product Design candle creepy crying 22nd of March 2017

Ever wanted to make mythical creature cry? Because nothing is more beautiful than a unicorn crying colourful tears - and this is perfect piece of unusual home décor for fans of mythical steeds. This weeping candle will add some magical, if slightly creepy, mood lighting to any room in your home. Just light the tip of its magically spiralled horn and this majestic beast bursts into tears, weeping a waxy rainbow from its two hollow eyes, leaving a trail of vivid colours that will drip down its body.

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