Tag: early photography

  • Oddly Fascinating Photos of the 'Living' Dead

    written by plasticpopsicle on 2012-10-30 in #lifestyle
    Oddly Fascinating Photos of the 'Living' Dead

    I've given everyone a fair bit of the fun side of Halloween, so now that we're counting down the hours to the spooky celebration, it's time for me to bring on the fright side. I have to warn you though--the photos you are about to see are potentially nightmare-inducing. If you're ready, read on to see some compelling photos of people you might not believe were already dead by the time they were photographed.

  • Lisette Model: Genius of Black and White

    written by webo29 on 2011-07-18 in #lifestyle
    Lisette Model: Genius of Black and White

    webo29 stumbles by mistake onto the work of Lisette Model, the black and white genius who taught Diane Arbus.

  • Swimming Geishas

    written by soundfoodaround on 2012-08-23 in #lifestyle
    Swimming Geishas

    What comes to mind when you think of turn of the century Japan during the latter half of the Meji Era? Geishas in Bathing Suits? Perhaps not. The pairings of the courtly Geisha in a revealing bathing suit - what was thought of back then as "revealing" - is a sight for sore eyes and a rarity. After the jump, come to a new-found appreciation for the artistic hostess.