Posts Tagged ‘brassai’

corset & suspenders

Lingerie back in the day was immense, much like this corset/suspender combo, how do they not make these at Marks & Spencers no woman could help but to look sexy in this!


black & white obsession

Lately i cant help but take photos with the black and white function on my camera, even in the most modern of settings i love the way it turns any scene into a 40′s snap shot, timeless and quite genius. (my snaps are in the Flickr photos top left in sidebar)Watching The Dreamers last night i made the link between the recent hue of my snaps and my Brassai obsession which began about this time last year. Wishing i lived when he did in Paris armed with a fierce set of post war suspenders and a camera. In that booth, that embrace, slipping into the misty shadows at the end of the street, red wine, smoke, velvet, metal, white tiles and cobble stones…

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Brassai x Coddington

On the way back from Venezuela i watched a documentary ‘ The September Issue ‘ about  American Vogue 2007 and fell in love 3 times. Once with Ana Wintour, another with Grace Coddington and finally with the Parisian photography of Brassai. (more…)