The Alternative Limb Project

Sophie Oliveira Barata worked on special effect prosthetics for the television and movie industries in college, but wondered if she could use her skills to create stylish prosthetics for people who've lost limbs.

Thus The Alternative Limb Project was born.

Check out many more amazing alternative limbs that Sophie had created over at her website and Instagram - via Kottke

Photo: Omkaar Kotedia, model Kelly Knox

Photo: Ryan Seary wearing a detachable leg cover which fits over his C-leg (Photo by Omkaar Kotedia)

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On the utilitarian side, I knew a guy who lst an arm in farming accident. His prosthetic arm had a neat gadget that helped him shoot pool more easily that I could.
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