Thrifty Thursdays feature photographs taken with equipment costing less than $500.

Mingus the Cat (mostly) sits still for a scan

[HP deskjet F4280 printer/scanner - $99]

Looking for inspiration? Or do you just enjoy medical-feline crossover puns? Either way, you can amuse yourself and your cat companion by arranging your pet on a regular desktop scanner.

Not Mingus's good side.

For more, see the Cat Scan tumblr. Some of my favorites are here and here.