Collage artist Nicolas Lampert takes innocuous, old-timey photographs and chops them up in such a way that the mundane becomes the casually horrific. Insects are cross-bred with construction equipment, and putrid, megalithic piles of liverwurst dot the American heartland.

You can see many more of his chimerical "Machine-Animals" and protein-packed "Meatscapes" at his website.

[Via Dark Roasted Blend]