download 10 random wallpapers from google

for i in {1..10};do wget $(wget -O- -U "" "http://images.google.com/images?imgsz=xxlarge&hl=en&q=wallpaper+HD&start=$(($RANDOM%900+100))" --quiet | grep -oe 'http://[^"]*\.jpg' | head -1);done
you may want &hl=en for &hl=es for the language you may want imgsz=xxlarge for imgsz=large or whatever filter you may want q=apples or whatever

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By: dzup
2012-07-26 10:42:13

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why Crymnandina you spaming my post?
dzup · 346 weeks and 5 days ago
Very nice! I just replaced q=wallpaper with q=$topic and added read -p "topic:" topic in the beggining. Would like a saving location option.
zen3 · 345 weeks and 6 days ago
Doesn't work on Cygwin / Windows 10. Sample: dli_goog --2018-10-25 16:11:12-- http://images.google.com/images?imgsz=xxlarge&hl=en&q=wallpaper+HD&start=980 Resolving images.google.com (images.google.com)... 2607:f8b0:400c:c0e::64, 173.194.218.101, 173.194.218.138, ... Connecting to images.google.com (images.google.com)|2607:f8b0:400c:c0e::64|:80... connected. HTTP request sent, awaiting response... 301 Moved Permanently Location: http://images.google.com/search?imgsz=xxlarge&hl=en&q=wallpaper+HD&start=980&tbm=isch [following] --2018-10-25 16:11:12-- http://images.google.com/search?imgsz=xxlarge&hl=en&q=wallpaper+HD&start=980&tbm=isch Reusing existing connection to [images.google.com]:80. HTTP request sent, awaiting response... 200 OK Length: unspecified [text/html] Saving to: 'STDOUT' - [
LDR071 · 20 weeks and 5 days ago

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