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Jon Rafman’s The Nine Eyes of Google Street View gathers some of the Google scanners’ more unusual finds.
I see you.
Clones or teleporting?
Hey, it’s a street.
Posted at 19:53 in Ephemera, Travel | Permalink
Can't help but notice the number of prostitutes they photographed...
February 24, 2012 at 07:23
Quite extraordinary. Though I must admit that I wonder whether they are ALL entirely authentic ...
Whether or not they are "real", there is something peculiarly haunting about them.
Doubtless, a great source of album covers for the sort of bands that students like listening to.
Horace Dunn |
February 24, 2012 at 09:45
Young people do like their beat combos.
February 24, 2012 at 09:47
I love the one of the fox stuck in the gate, or appears to be stuck.
February 24, 2012 at 11:58
Maybe #5 really is a truck driver. Or roadside assistance.
February 24, 2012 at 12:52
Regarding the "clones or teleporting" image, a few years back when Google Sreet View mapped Noway, a couple of people who knew one of the drivers of the Google car found out when it was going to be at a certain location, and were there waiting, dressed as frogmen:
Street View in Finland captured images of quite a few drunks, and some other fun stuff:
The article humorously describes the last photo by saying, "On the western Rantakatu in Turku, a cyclist for his part greeted the photography car with an international hand signal." :-)
Ted S., Catskill Mtns., NY |
February 24, 2012 at 12:56
“Maybe #5 really is a truck driver. Or roadside assistance.”
I don’t see any jump leads. She’s probably not affiliated with the RAC.
February 24, 2012 at 14:34
"Maybe #5 really is a truck driver. Or roadside assistance."
March 22, 2012 at 17:34
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