29 Funny Photos Taken at the Perfect Time That Will Put a Smile on Your Face

When unwitting shutterbugs captured sublime perfection on film

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As much as we admire a carefully staged images that indicate a total photographic mastery of lighting, angles, and shutter speed, there's something truly special and exciting about seeing an image based on nothing but pure dumb luck—when an otherwise unwitting photographer just so happens to capture an image so astonishing, mind-boggling, and magical that you find it almost too good to be true.

But they're true, all right. Sometimes, these photos are funny. Other times they are incredibly moving. But what unites them all is the incredible feeling of pure serendipity. So click on to see 30 photos that were taken at exactly the right time. And to see more amazing photos that will hit you in the feels, check out these 100 Photos That Kids Born After the 20th Century Will Never Understand.

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Dog Yawning

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Woman Falling Into Pool

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Dog Realizing He's Getting a Treat

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Oddly Poetic Snowball Hit

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Bad Weather, Perfect Timing

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Statue of Liberty Lightning

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Bird's-Eye View

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Man With Tiny Hat

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Girl Popping a Bubble

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Dog Who Did Not Catch the Frisbee

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Butterfly Sunglasses

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Breaching the Surface

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Hungry Camel

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The Herald Angels

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When Cats Attack

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Dad Reflexes

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Optical Illusion

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Cat Selfie

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World's Longest Hand

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Just a Little More to the Left

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A Very Long Doggo

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Photobomb By Pigeon

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Someone's Getting Wet

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Close Encounter

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Airplane Belly

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Iguana Photobomb

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A Very Confused Doggo

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Lunar Pull

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Catch a Falling Hot Dog

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Diana Bruk
Diana is a senior editor who writes about sex and relationships, modern dating trends, and health and wellness. Read more
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