This is What’s Really Going On in Those Generic Stock Photos You See

“Normal” stock photos often feature scenes and situations that would be incredibly strange if you ever saw them actually happening in real life. DigitalRev made this humorous 3-minute video that reveals what’s actually happening in those generic stock shots of business people, doctors, and scientists.

The video starts by showing each stock photo and then “unfreezing” them to show the actual scene that was captured for the shot. Here’s a sampling of the stock shots in the video:





Next time you come across a stock photo being used somewhere, see if you can spot any unplugged electronics or blank whiteboards.