Haribo gummy bears used by Johannes Cordes to make artwork

You're on candied camera! Amazing portraits of Marilyn Monroe and Mona Lisa made out of GUMMY BEARS | UPDATED: 22:23 GMT, 24 December 2012 Through the ages, artists have created pictures in many different ways – but Johannes Cordes has had sweet success with a very unusual technique.

Afghanistan: Pictures of Kabul

Welcome to Kabul: Panoramic postcards from the war-torn city circled by mountains (and some of them make you want to visit) | UPDATED: 08:51 GMT, 13 December 2012 Kabul, the war-torn capital of Afghanistan, is not a city for the faint-hearted, and few tourists venture there.

"Bismarck receiving first torpedo": Rare photos chronicle race to sink the pride of Hitler"s fleet

'Bismarck receiving first torpedo': Rare photos chronicle race to sink the pride of Hitler's fleet in 1941 Photo archive unearthed after 71 yearsOne image taken from reconnaissance aircraft records moment the enemy battleship was first sighted off GreenlandBismarck had sunk HMS Hood days earlier, killing 1,415 menSwordfish bi-planes and crew are seen on standby on deck of aircraft carrier HMS VictoriousPhotos – made into picture postcards – given to carrier crew as souvenirs | UPDATED: 01:44 GMT, 13 December 2012 It was more than just a dark plume of smoke on the horizon – for this was the moment that marked the turning point of World War Two, and the end of a great German battleship's reign of terror. Just days earlier, in 1941, the Bismarck had sunk HMS Hood during the Battle of the Denmark Strait.

From Charlton Heston"s Ten Commandments to Spock"s suit (and ears): The Hollywood props going up for auction

From Charlton Heston's 10 Commandments to Spock's suit (and ears): The Hollywood props going up for auction Auction includes memorabilia from Star Trek, Jurassic Park, Indiana Jones and James Bond | UPDATED: 16:33 GMT, 10 December 2012 Under the hammer: Leonard Nimoy, in his trademark tunic, has his gun drawn as Spock From Star Trek to The Ten Commandments, some of the most iconic props in Hollywood history are expected to go under the hammer this month. Memorabilia from dozens of films, including a full-scale alien from the Aliens films and dinosaurs from Jurassic Park, will be sold at 'The Hollywood Auction' in California on December 15

Tis the season for cheesy photos as Cameron and Miliband pose for their Christmas cards (but Clegg opts for Santa)

Tis the season for cheesy photos as Cameron and Miliband pose for their Christmas cards (but Clegg opts for Santa) Tory and Labour leaders select snaps of themselves for official greetingPM is pictured with wife Sam and the Olympic torch on the steps of No. 10Ed Miliband looks relaxed in family portrait with wife Justine and two sonsNick Clegg picked a festive collage featuring Father Christmas and a snowman by a patient at Sheffield Children's Hospital | UPDATED: 01:49 GMT, 8 December 2012 It's unlikely to win a gold with those who like their Christmas cards 'traditional'. But as the winter chill bites, David and Samantha Cameron's seasonal greetings remind us that there were a few days of sunshine this year