In 1949 Russian cinematographer and photographer Vladislav Mikosha (1909-2004) spent a day with fishermen looking for beluga sturgeon laden with black caviar roe in the Caspian Sea...
I was born in Peerless, a small mining town in Carbon County, Utah on December 21, 1922. I was the seventh of nine children born to Zoe Ellen (Powell) and Leopold Leonard.
HAHN was completely shattered by the news and said that he felt personally responsible for the deaths of hundreds of thousands of people, as it was his original discovery which had made the bomb possible.
Excuse me a moment,' murmured Mr Saxby, applying himself to the sock again. 'I'm just turning the heel. Do you knit?'
M. Jamet's work captures the essence of life between the 20th Century's two World Wars....
Peter Sellers, the comic actor who gave flesh and 'berms' to Inspector Clouseau in the Pink Panther films, covered The Beatles’ A Hard Day’s Night, She Loves You and Help!.
Interviewer: “Mr Nabokov, would you tell us why it is that you detest Dr. Freud?”
Photographer and all-round vintage guru Lauren Leja has sent in this great album of Polaroids. Dubbed 'Make Out Party!', this is the entire set. They are tiny (2.5"x3.5"). ..
Andrei Tarkovsky's Polaroids (1979 - 1984) show us dreamy visions of his native Russia, featuring his family, his dog, his home and his garden.
In Photographs, Portuguese photographer Tomba Lobos merges Play-Doh and human faces to creates pictures that give a modern twist on Ralph Eugene Meatyard's masks.