The Hills are Alive

It’s amazing how a simple pair of googly eyes can totally transform a relatively inconspicuous natural setting into a charismatic organic monster. Having a Face is a delightful photo series by Finnish director/animator Lucas Lucas Zanotto that we are very much in love with...

Submerged rocks, piles of firewood and even a clump of exposed tree roots are quickly brought to life with the simple addition of a pair of oversized eyes.

It’s amazing how emotive these guys become with so little added to them. Boulders can look guilty, haystacks happy, while swampy tree branches can be made to look cranky. It is very clever indeed.

We’ve featured the brilliant work of Lucas Zanotto before on Little Gatherer, you might remember the fantastic alphabet drawing app for children called Drawnimal. This is one clever fellow to keep an eye on...