October 30, 2011

Che Guevara and Fidel Castro, Havanna, 1965












“Wherever I am, I will feel the responsibility of being a Cuban revolutionary”.

October 24, 2011

Portait of Whistler with the Monocle, 1897




















Paul César Helleu’s drypoint illustration of Whistler suggests a fin de siécle affectation that would still be unmatched one hundred years later.

October 24, 2011

Venetian tour guide, 1976

All that’s missing is the t-shirt: Venice. New York.

February 23, 2011

Camilo Jose Cela, Novelist, Iria Flavia, Spain, 1969

“For information, press one. To speak to an operator, press two….”

November 13, 2010

Students, Tel Aviv, 1969

Yet another early instance of cervical spine dysplasia

November 13, 2010

St Michael’s Church, Dún Laoghaire, 1958

Distracted momentarily from the administration of absolution, Father Dennis O’Bell experiences an epiphany.

November 11, 2010

Students, University of Sydney, 1969

Intimations of the tweet economy

November 11, 2010

St Mark’s Basilica, Venice, 9th century

“Is that the Help Desk?”

November 11, 2010

Unidentified prelate, Vatican Gardens, Rome, 1976

Without wireless access, the iBible proves itself less than divine.

November 11, 2010

Sunbather, Copacabana Beach, Rio de Janeiro, 1977

Eulalio struggles with the newer slimline model despite assistance from his companion, Eduarda.