The sound a cat makes


Languages express sounds differently. Looking at the sounds a cat makes, according to different langues, paints a colorful picture and describes this well.

Cat
Danish: miav
Dutch: miauw
English: meow
Finnish: miau
French: miaou
German: miau
Greek: miaou
Hebrew: miyau
Hungarian: miau
Italian: miau
Japanese: nyan nyan/nyaa nyaa
Russian: miyau
Spanish: miao
Swedish: mjan mjan
Turkish: miyav
Urdu: meow

For more animal noises, check out Derek Abbott’s Animal Noise Page.

(Via Boing Boing)

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The sound a cat makes


Languages express sounds differently. Looking at the sounds a cat makes, according to different langues, paints a colorful picture and describes this well.

Cat
Danish: miav
Dutch: miauw
English: meow
Finnish: miau
French: miaou
German: miau
Greek: miaou
Hebrew: miyau
Hungarian: miau
Italian: miau
Japanese: nyan nyan/nyaa nyaa
Russian: miyau
Spanish: miao
Swedish: mjan mjan
Turkish: miyav
Urdu: meow

For more animal noises, check out Derek Abbott’s Animal Noise Page.

(Via Boing Boing)

The Art of Retouching Photos



It’s common knowledge that most celebrity pictures not taken by paparazzi have been retouched, made better than they really are. Retouching photos takes both artistry and skill, two qualities found in master retoucher Glenn Feron. The before and after images are amazing. Check out his portfolio filled with famous celebrity images that have been enhanced, uplifted and transformed by his touch – The Art of Retouching.

(Via CityRag)