Monday, June 9, 2014
natgeofound:

National Geographic Magazine editor, Gilbert H. Grosvenor at work at the National Geographic Headquarters in Washington D.C., 1914.Photograph by Leet Brothers, National Geographic Creative

Finally someone with a reason to have a free-standing globe in his enormous office, other than megalomania.

natgeofound:

National Geographic Magazine editor, Gilbert H. Grosvenor at work at the National Geographic Headquarters in Washington D.C., 1914.Photograph by Leet Brothers, National Geographic Creative

Finally someone with a reason to have a free-standing globe in his enormous office, other than megalomania.

Wednesday, November 27, 2013

Cat Power live in Boston, 18 November 2013.  Photo credit: Tim Bugbee.  Click here for more.

Friday, June 29, 2012
(Sigh.)

(Sigh.)

Sunday, April 8, 2012
My brain is hanging upside down/ I need something to slow me down…
(photo Ian Dickson)

My brain is hanging upside down/ I need something to slow me down…

(photo Ian Dickson)

Thursday, February 16, 2012
Salvador Dali and Man Ray, Paris, June 16, 1934, 1934, gelatin silver print, 9 1/4 x 13 7/8 inches, courtesy of the Hallmark Photographic Collection.  Carl Van Vechten, photographer.

Salvador Dali and Man Ray, Paris, June 16, 1934, 1934, gelatin silver print, 9 1/4 x 13 7/8 inches, courtesy of the Hallmark Photographic Collection.  Carl Van Vechten, photographer.

Monday, February 13, 2012
Lena Horne, along with being a jazz icon, was one of the more beautiful women of the 20th century.  Photo by Carl Van Vechten.

Lena Horne, along with being a jazz icon, was one of the more beautiful women of the 20th century.  Photo by Carl Van Vechten.

Friday, February 10, 2012
Anjelica Huston in a 1970s Valentino shoot for Italian Vogue.  She’s my favorite and possibly the best working actress today.  Also, she physically “beat the hell” out of Jack Nicholson for cheating on her— his words, not mine.  What can I say?  I admire women with talent and character.

Anjelica Huston in a 1970s Valentino shoot for Italian Vogue.  She’s my favorite and possibly the best working actress today.  Also, she physically “beat the hell” out of Jack Nicholson for cheating on her— his words, not mine.  What can I say?  I admire women with talent and character.

Monday, October 17, 2011
I am more an antique Roman than a Dane;
Here’s yet some liquor left.

Sigh.
autumndewilde:

ELLIOTT SMITH
proof sheet

I am more an antique Roman than a Dane;

Here’s yet some liquor left.

Sigh.

autumndewilde:

ELLIOTT SMITH

proof sheet


Monday, April 18, 2011
frenchtwist: Murmansk - March into the Unknown by Yevgeni Khaldei, 1941
Cold, desperate days.  Mackerel sky.
frenchtwistMurmansk - March into the Unknown by Yevgeni Khaldei, 1941

Cold, desperate days.  Mackerel sky.

Tuesday, January 11, 2011
If you want to be famous, you have to do whatever you’re doing worse than anyone else in the whole world.

-Miroslav Tichý, Czech photographer who uses homemade cameras crafted from recycled and repurposed miscellany.  Read more here.