Perfectly Timed Photos Snapped Seconds Before Disaster Struck

It’s inevitable in life that we all mess up every now and again. Sometimes this is due to bad luck and other times this is down to our own bad judgments. More often than not, such occurrences aren’t captured on camera, which can make a situation considerably less embarrassing. However, thankfully for us, sometimes they are! It’s not nice to laugh at people when they are in distress, but sometimes it just can’t be helped! Jokes aside though, we do hope that no one in these images were left seriously injured physically or emotionally! Take a look! 

A water balloon mid explosion…

balloon exploding on girl

The moment you know you’re about to get hurt but can’t do anything about it…

bike wheel coming off mid ride

This image could inspire a hilarious Photoshop battle!

boy slipping on hay

A horrifying moment for anyone to face…

cake slipping off of plate

These images are making us feel a whole lot better about the bad day that we thought we were having!

How did the cat get there in the first place without destroying everything?!

cat about to knock stuff off of shelf

The moment before this guy became very wet, very cold and probably very annoyed! 

dad about to spill drinks

We wonder who was controlling the laser! 

dog about to bite guys crotch

Some of these incidents would definitely have left a mark or two! Hopefully the injuries faded and the people involved were able to see the amusing sides to these situations. After all, how can anyone look at these images without laughing?

If only this was a video and not a still image…

girl falling off of swing

Well, that’s definitely going to leave a nasty mark! 

hammer about to hit guy in the face

The woman still doesn’t seem to have processed the fact she is falling! 

woman about to fall in pool

The first shot of a husband and wife snowball fight war!

woman about to be hit with snowball

It was at this moment, the penny dropped that contact lenses may have been a better option… 

guys glasses falling off cliff

Although the people involved in the photos probably weren’t too thrilled with their mishaps, we think it’s great that photographic evidence was caught.

Well, this is unlucky! 

four leaf clover frisbee flying at face

She’s going down in style! 

falling off bike mid air

Some of these images are truly priceless and couldn’t be replicated even if you tried! 

One foot wrong and you could be goner! 

guy falling in the ocean

This would be even funnier if both swings broke at the same time…

swing breaking girl about to fall off

This occurred just as she said ‘I think this bag is going to break’! 

perfect timing grocery bag breaking

Oh dear. We hope he wasn’t seriously hurt!

guy about to miss pool and hit floor

We wonder if there was any salvaging this cake… 

dropping cake mid air

Doesn’t fluid look strangely awesome in photos like this?

drink spilled mid air

Hopefully the people in these images can see the silver lining that they will bring joy to those who get to view these photos for many years to come.

The people at the front look like they may have avoided a splash! 

people about to get covered in water

Another positive is that although a lot of these incidents were accidental and unpreventable, they do a good job at reminding us to be as careful as we can in the future! 

Pain in 3, 2, 1…

mom about to get hit by baseball

Being headbutted by a goat is probably quite painful! 

goat about to headbutt woman

WARNING! Some viewers may find this disgusting… 

dog throwing up mid selfie

Break dancing on water. That guy has some serious talent! 

guy about to fall in lake

Hopefully the snow made for a soft landing!

girl flying on sled

Thank goodness he’s wearing a helmet! 

just before a bicycle crash

This girl’s sunbathing session took a horrible turn… 

dog about to pee on woman