Fun to Follow: Instagrammer Reimagines Landmarks with Paper Cutouts

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The London Eye Really is on a Roll

London Eye Transformed with Paper Cutout
Rich McCor on Instagram

Do you love chronicling your travels on social media? We are humbled and inspired by Rich McCor, a.k.a. @Paperboyo on Instagram. The London-based artist is transforming famous European landmarks with scissors, black paper, and his camera.

In this image, the London Eye is reimagined as a bicycle wheel. Simply brilliant.

02 of 10

Lego MaxiFigure in Paris

Lego Man in Paris
Rich McCor on Instagram

Lego-loving kids of all ages will smile at this image of the Arc de Triomphe transformed into a Lego Minifigure. Sheer genius.

03 of 10

A Stockholm Ship in a Bottle

Ship in a Bottle on Instagram
Rich McCor on Instagram

Whether it's bottled or simply moored in Stockholm's Skeppsholmen district, the af Chapman has had a long and storied past. As McCor says in his Instagram post, "The great thing is, you can rent a room and spend the night onboard."

04 of 10

Blast Off in Cinq, Quatre, Trois, Deux, Un

Eiffel Tower Blast Off
Rich McCor on Instagram

The Eiffel Tower as a rocketship? Mais oui!

This Instagram post is a great example of how McCor can put a totally new take an icon.

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05 of 10

The Little Mermaid Takes a Selfie

Instagram: Little Mermaid Takes a Selfie
Rich McCor on Instagram

In this image, McCor bestows a selfie stick on Copenhagen's Little Mermaid statue.

06 of 10

Oh, What a Tangled Web

Spider in the National Maritime Museum, Amsterdam
Rich McCor on Instagram

In this image, McCor superimposes a spider on the web-like glass roof of Amsterdam's Het Scheepvaartmuseum, or National Maritime Museum. 

07 of 10

Quasimodo Emerges

Quasimodo at Notre Dame de Paris
Rich McCor on Instagram

McCor placed an iconic literary figure atop a Parisian landmark and got Instagram gold.

08 of 10

A Dane and his Dog

Instagram Dane and Jumping Dog
Paperboyo on Instagram

McCor writes of this Instagram image taken in Copenhagen: "Niels Juel was a Danish admiral who had absolutely nothing to do with making dogs jump through hoops, but his statue was perfect to play with for this cutout."

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09 of 10

Big Ben Gets Downsized

Big Ben as a Wristwatch
Rich McCor on Instagram

McCor shrinks Big Ben to wristwatch-size in this clever shot taken at London's Houses of Parliament.

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Karate Kicking in Paris

Karate Kick in Montmartre
Rich McCor on Instagram

The Mansard roof is a clue that McCor took this image in Paris, but where and how? He cleverly used a tilted shot on the Montmartre butte below the Sacre Coeur to give this karate kick extra oomph.

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