Consumerist Friday Flickr Finds

Here are fifteen of the best photos that readers added to The Consumerist Flickr Pool this week, picked for usability in a Consumerist post or just plain neatness.

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(#2 – strobist)

Strawberry
(#3 – Sh4rp_i)

Garage Sale Find
(#4 – blindkosmik)

Untitled
(#5 – ktorster)

33...pretty maids all in a row
(#6 – me and the sysop)

RBY
(#7 – Ben A Cobb Photo)

Piggy
(#8 – wendresma)

Open Door
(#9 – JoelZimmer)

new york city fifth avenue men sleeping
(#10 – photographynatalia)

Nick @ home
(#11 – cloneofsnake)

Smiling Man on lockdown
(#12 – Scoboco)

Untitled
(#13 – ktorster)

8
(#14 – kenfagerdotcom)

Car Troubles
(#15 – STL Okie)

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  1. I look at both sides of the story says:

    A photograph of someone else’s artwork (in the case, the mannequins in the display window) isn’t a good photograph.

    If I took a photo of the Mona Lisa, does that mean I took a great photo?

    • El_Fez says:

      Potentially, yes. Here’s a shot from a friend of mine – the cute couple in front of the Mona Lisa makes the shot.

      front & center

    • Vermont2US says:

      Are you saying he shouldn’t have submitted the photo, thus denying me with the joy of it?

    • ktorster says:

      Are store displays art in that sense?

    • Rebecca K-S says:

      Except there’s more to that photo than just “two mannequins in a window.” I mean, I still agree it isn’t amazing, but the reflections and colors make it at least interesting to me.

      The line of mannequin butts, though. That is high art. (Really, though, I admire whoever got jeans that tight on that many mannequins. I’ve dressed them before and they are a bitch to dress.)

      • KyBash says:

        The trick is to put cheap pantyhose on them first. The jeans slide right on. Then you cut the pantyhose just above the hem of the pants.

  2. TheMansfieldMauler says:

    I want that pile of toys. Also the kid with the car is hilarious.

  3. theblackdog says:

    #8 has made me hungry for bacon

  4. Foot_Note says:

    #8 … mmm baaacooon!