Stock photography is a booming business. Every day, hundreds of thousands of articles are published online, and many of them need high-quality images to illustrate their subject. Advertisers likewise employ stock imagery when time or budget constraints don’t allow them to hire a photographer. It’s no surprise, then, that the images out there are quite diverse.
Sometimes, though, photographers go a little overboard imagining what their clients might need. It’s certainly a testament to their creativity, or perhaps their boredom, that they come up with such unusual scenarios as a nun exploring the joys of the ocean, a businessman getting some work done on a surfboard, or a man dressed as a rabbit weighing heads of lettuce. Read on for the most hilariously bizarre stock photos we’ve come across on the web.
It’s the year 2121. Corn on the cob is but a relic of a bygone era, but one woman sees it differently.
This all-American rock star scientist sure loves his vegetables.
If you see someone pulling this face at a funeral – stay far, far away from them.
After a ruff day at the lumber yard, I just want to go home and see my pups.