His name is Mike, but he goes by Balakov on flickr. He recreates well-known photographs with Legos. Remarkably well-researched, and smart attention to lighting bring emotion to the inanimate Lego men and women, who run and leap in our imagination. Brilliant!

A Lego version of Norman Potter’s 1954 photograph of Roger Bannister breaking the four-minute mile, completing the distance in 3 min 59.4 sec at Oxford, Oxfordshire, England, May 6, 1954

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