Chess, coffee, potpourri and nonsense!
INSIGHT into the meaning of LIFE
In summer 1907, immediately after being introduced to the Autochrome process by Steichen (1879–1973), Stieglitz (1864–1946) used it while on vacation with the photographer Frank Eugene in Bavaria. In this image, his friend Dr. Raab (right) plays chess with another man, perhaps Herr Götz of the Bruckmann printing firm in Munich, who was working on the reproductions of Steichen’s Autochromes for publication in Camera Work. LINK
CUTE COFFEE COMMERCIALS!
TODAY’S WINNING TAIL!
I originally posted this great artsy video by Sebastien Tellier back in 2009 when I first started this blog…it is time to take another look at it! The music and the animation are perfectly coordinated.
TAIL II: Sara Lopez Martin
Sara Lopez is world famous not just for her talent as a dancer and choreographer, but especially for her worldclass Kizomba-Tail. Sara was born in Spain in 1986 and studied ballet for 15 years before obtaining an honor certificate at the Royal Ballet of London. You can read more about her background (no pun intended) HERE. Sara travels around the world like a rock superstar to satisfy her millions of randy fans’ desire to see her tail in action…
WANTED: A REAL MIRACLE
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