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Human Bodies With Animal Heads Are As Horrifying As They Sound.

One major purpose of art is, quite simply, to evoke a reaction. Some art makes us happy. Some pieces make us upset. Every so often, something comes along in the art world that totally creeps everyone out.

Venice, Italy-based artist Franceso Sambo produced photographs that, for me, rank in that last category. These photographs combine animals and humans, and the results are pretty outlandish.

A man with the head of a llama. Yeah, this is definitely giving me the creeps.

A man with the head of a llama. Yeah, this is definitely giving me the creeps.

What”re you scared of, guy with a lion”s head? It”s me who”s scared of you.

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Aw man, koalas are so adorable and cute. This is just terrifying.

Aw man, koalas are so adorable and cute. This is just terrifying.

No, just no. This is serious nightmare material.

No, just no. This is serious nightmare material.

A bison-man deep in thought. Dark, evil, demonic thought.

A bison-man deep in thought. Dark, evil, demonic thought.

This one looks sad, and still vaguely creepy.

This one looks sad, and still vaguely creepy.

Here”s another more contemplative animal-humanoid. Very thoughtful, yet still scary.

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Whether you find these as scary as I do, you have to agree they are unique and creative photographs that took serious talent to create. The fear they evoke comes from how real they look. I know I won”t be getting much sleep tonight.