Everyday life sometimes produces images that are anything but ordinary. Often the right moment, an unusual perspective or even pure chance is crucial to transform an everyday scene into seemingly absurd photos. The image database of Süddeutsche Zeitung Photo offers a wide range of bizarre scenes and weird motives. Whether it is nuns with a hula hoop, a chimp on roller skates or Burmese punks – oddities are an integral part of our portfolio.