Animation: Queen Elizabeth's life in banknote portraits


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Originally published at: https://boingboing.net/2017/10/04/animation-queen-elizabeths.html


#2

Her WarII portraits are very interesting, she has a certain jenesequa.


#3

So I guess her left side is her “good” side?


#4

I’ve always wanted to see this!

Also, the link to the article doesn’t seem to be working, but it appears as if it’s supposed to lead here: https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/worldviews/wp/2015/09/08/the-evolution-of-queen-elizabeth-ii-as-shown-by-banknotes/?utm_term=.8e7269107a05


#5

This makes me want to rewatch The Magic Christian.


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#7

Reminds me in this little clip by old Cyriak Harris here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dtKJCIeozQ8


#8

Hubba Hubba.

hub·ba hub·ba
ˌhəbə ˈhəbə/Submit
exclamationNORTH AMERICANinformal
used to express approval, excitement, or enthusiasm, especially with regard to a person’s appearance.


#9

The brachy/dolicho cephalic oscillation is somewhat unnerving.


#10

Quite the looker, back in the day.


#11

Brings back memories of ye olde software Kai’s Power Tools.


#12

Dear Gods! That’s a call back to the dim past of the interwebs!


#13

That was when she was driving a truck, maybe that’s it?


#14

Roger That!


#15

Interesting that the new £10 note that’s just been released features Classic Liz:

(Difficult to see here but the smaller portrait on the left is a more recent one)


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