The 50 Most Perfectly Timed Photos Ever

By Internet standards, a perfectly timed photo occurs when two of the following three conditions are met:

1. Perfect Place

2. Perfect Time

3. Perfect Angle

Sometimes the holy trinity of perfectness is achieved and you get an Internet classic like so many of the photographs below. There are countless galleries of these images floating around. If you’re craving more, the following links are a good start: r/PerfectTiming on Reddit; Bored Panda (here, here and here); BuzzFeed (here and here) Enjoy!

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lightning strikes statue of liberty perfect timing

Photograph by JAY FINE (via The Big Picture)

diver whale high five perfect timing

Photograph by MARCO QUERAL (via Daily Mail)

just a pinch buddah perfect timing

Photograph via Former_Manc on Reddit

seagull takes ice cream perfect timing

perfect timings swimmer water

Photograph by ADAM PRETTY (via Photo Blog on NBC News

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Photograph by Liammm on Reddit

airplane-breaking-the-sound-barrier-perfect timing

perfect timing

Photograph via RedditorJoker on Reddit

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snowboarder walking on moon perfect timing

Photograph by Frode Sandbech

lightning rainbow perfect timing

starbucks fail van perfect timing

Photograph by heuristicus on Reddit

underwater-fish-photobomb-animal-photobombs

Photograph by Nick Kelly

obama wizard perfect timing

Photograph by CAROLYN KASTER (via The Atlantic: In Focus)

eiffel tower crane perfect timing

Photograph by PDP-11 on Reddit

soldier yawning perfect timing

Photograph via Bored Panda

praying mantis bike

Photograph by Tustel Ico

statue cloud perfect timing

Photograph via Loco Lol

budweiser crown ref perfect timing

Photograph via BuzzFeed
 

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Photograph by Alex Thomson Racing

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Photograph by Kathy Keatley Garvey

spear fishing perfect timing

Photograph by STEPHANE DUCANDAS (via The Telegraph)

airplane-passing-the-mooon-perfect-timing

Photograph by Chris Thomas

belly slap perfect timing

Photograph via nthensome on Reddit

perfect timing bike crash

Photograph by Bored Panda

wu tang soccer perfect timing

Photograph via Hypervocal

dolphin bird murmuration perfect timing

Photograph via hmistry on Reddit

eagle perfect timing

Photograph by PAM MULLINS (via The Telegraph)

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Photograph by Wilma Hurskainen
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Photograph by Waleed Almotar

statue juggling plane perfect timing

Photograph via Bored Panda

forced perspective perfect timing

Photograph via Smug Shots @ news.com.au

headless gymnast perfect timing

Photograph by MARTIN BERNETTI (via rusrep.ru)

wwf wrestling mustache perfect timing

Photograph via CollegeHumor

four winged bird perfect timing

Photograph by Jens Birch

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Photograph via postnatald on Reddit
 

saints football fart newspaper perfect timing

Photograph via Deeman9 on Reddit

moving car with hand from above perfect timing

Photograph by Aleksandr Malin

underwater group photo surfing above perfect timing

Coincidence.

Photograph by Tea Kolo on Flickr

moon crane perfect timing

Photograph by BRUNO GERBER (via Huffington Post)

partial-solar-eclipse-devil-horns-sun

Photograph by Peter Wienerroither

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Photograph by photoDiod on Flickr

ladybug dandelion perfect timing

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Photograph by Melissa Brandts

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meta flamingo perfect timing

Photograph by Robert Haas

cats heart shape with tail perfect timing

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