Photography is one of the most important things people have given to the world. It’s an odd time machine that allows us to travel back in time to remember the best parts of our lives or to see how our lives have changed and will continue to change. But putting the “before” and “after” photos next to each other is the best way to compare them.

At Hiptoro, we have a lot of fun comparing and contrasting photos that were taken at different times. And it would make us happy to share this joy with you.


Ten years ago, a loving father was with his three beloved daughters, and now.


The beak of this toucan was put back together with the help of 3D printing.


After the storm at Croatia’s Zlatni Rat beach.


“My boy and I when he was a pup and then the bottom is from maybe 2 years ago. He’s 15 years old and going strong!”


A bike ride through Kreuzberg in 1985 and now (2018)


“Our first trip (2013) became the place where he proposed to me (2018).”


17 years together


“All these years and it’s still her favorite place.”


The difference three years can make.


“Photos of my high school (left) and college (right) graduations, side by side. Love how much happier I look after college. I still consider it to be the best years of my life.”


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Even though there is only a 15-month gap between these two pictures, it looks like a lot of time has passed.


“My mom’s phone from 1998 vs my phone from 2018”

“We met in second grade in 1997. Here we are 21 years later.”


“Our yearly reenactment of ’The Circle of Life’ on the anniversary of his adoption”


“18 years of loving the most excellent kid!”


Apple’s first office was very small in comparison to where they are now.


Jonathan is a giant tortoise. He lives in a dry place. He was born in 1832. The picture on the left is from 1902, and the image on the right was taken in 2017. Jonathan is 187 years old at the moment.


22 years together and counting…


Which of the pictures before and after did you like looking at the most? Tell us about it in the comments section below.