It's been a weird and sad week for childhood heroes. First Adam Yauch died, now, the famous author of "Where The Wild Things Are", Maurice Sendak, passed away Tuesday, at the of age of 83.
Spike Jonze, who directed the movie adaption of “Where The Wild Things Are”, made a documentary together with Lance Bangs on the author titled “Tell Them Anything You Want: A Portrait of Maurice Sendak”. Taken from there here’s a quote:
I’m trying very hard to concentrate on what is here, what I can see, what I can smell, what I can feel. Making that the important business of life.
These photographs, recently digitized through the efforts of the Cushing Center at the Yale School of Medicine, come from the collection of patient photography of Harvey Cushing, M.D., the father of neurosurgery.
Originally from USA, biochemistry student Hayden Williams traveled halfway across the world to continue his studies in Hong Kong. Going to the Far East opened an opportunity for him to explore what he truly love the most: photography. His adventures in his current home, no matter how spontaneous, are captured in well-executed double exposure photographs. Meet our newcomer of the week, haydenwilliams.
Yes, we're still very much on Earth. Marvel at these breathtaking photographs taken with the LomoChrome Purple 35mm, culled from the most popular bunch in the community (also, find out how you can earn piggies and have your very own photographs be featured on the Online Shop)!
Sonja started her analog adventures during her teenage years. She took her first film photographs when she was 13 and has been in love with the magic of the process since. Her idea of a perfect day involves developing film rolls while listening to jazz and having a cup of tea in between. In this interview, she recalls about her experience with her first Lomography camera, a Holga 120 CFN.