This Photographer Creates Surreal And Hilarious Images With One Simple Trick

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Photo manipulations are a renouned art form where photographs are digitally altered, combined, and rearranged to emanate new and mostly surreal images. They can turn really complex, though as artist and photographer Stephen McMennamy shows in his “Combo Photos,” infrequently formulating a surreal picture is as easy as adhering dual photos together.


As we can see, McMennamy creates no try to censor a fact that these images are combined by digitally rupturing dual photos in half and putting them together to form a new image.

As we can see, McMennamy creates no try to censor a fact that these images are combined by digitally rupturing dual photos in half and putting them together to form a new image.

Stephen McMennamy


The shapes and colors are lined up, though it’s really transparent that you’re looking during dual opposite images.

The shapes and colors are lined up, though it's really transparent that you're looking during dual opposite images.

Stephen McMennamy


Still, a forms come together to emanate a new, mostly humorous creation.

Still, a forms come together to emanate a new, mostly humorous creation.

Stephen McMennamy


Stephen McMennamy


Stephen McMennamy


Some of a combos make a statement, though some, like this one, are only uncanny for weird’s sake.

Some of a combos make a statement, though some, like this one, are only uncanny for weird's sake.

Stephen McMennamy

McMennamy says himself that this picture doesn’t make a lot of sense, though that’s because he likes it.


Stephen McMennamy


McMennamy takes some of a images used to emanate his Combo Photos, and infrequently he collaborates with other photographers. Other times, he draws impulse from what’s around to emanate his images.


This picture was desirous by a H2O building nearby McMennamy’s hometown of Atlanta.

This picture was desirous by a H2O building nearby McMennamy's hometown of Atlanta.

Stephen McMennamy

The picture of a H2O building was prisoner around drone.


Stephen McMennamy


The splits don’t only have to be horizontal.

The splits don't only have to be horizontal.

Stephen McMennamy


Stephen McMennamy


Stephen McMennamy


Stephen McMennamy


Stephen McMennamy


Stephen McMennamy


Stephen McMennamy


Stephen McMennamy


Stephen McMennamy


Stephen McMennamy


Stephen McMennamy


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When formulating these images, McMennamy tries to mix things that competence not be illusory as going together, though still work perfectly. It’s a whole new approach to demeanour during a world!

You can see some-more of McMennamy’s Combo Photos on his website, as good as on Tumblr and Instagram, and learn some of a humorous backstories behind them.


For some-more detailed creativity, see what these artists have created:

These Manipulated Photos Show Us What The End Of The World Might Look Like These Surreal Photos Are Beautiful, But Tell A Story You’d Never Expect These Surreal Photo Manipulations Will Make You Do A Double–And A Triple–Take These Clever Pictures Will Make You Think Twice About Items You Probably Use Daily These Photos Nearly Made My Brain Explode In My Head. One Look And You’ll See What we Mean. It Might Look Like Photoshop, But These Vintage Photos Weren’t Digitally Altered