Here's something that'll brighten you up just in time for the end of the week: Calvin and Hobbes being spliced into real life photographs. I don't know how many times I wished these guys existed in real life when I was young. Hell, I think I still do.

This project, made by photographer Michael S. Den Beste, blends Calvin and Hobbes characters into photographs that match the world in the comics. It's so damn fun. I'd totally re-read all the comics if it was set in real life again. Just check out some of his work below:

Photoshopping Calvin and Hobbes into Real Life Makes Me Really Happy Photoshopping Calvin and Hobbes into Real Life Makes Me Really Happy Photoshopping Calvin and Hobbes into Real Life Makes Me Really Happy Photoshopping Calvin and Hobbes into Real Life Makes Me Really Happy Photoshopping Calvin and Hobbes into Real Life Makes Me Really Happy Photoshopping Calvin and Hobbes into Real Life Makes Me Really Happy You can see more of his work here. [Real Calvin and Hobbes via PetaPixel]