Prologue: The Verge of History [x]
I helped create a veteran stand
Wow, this is creepy in how true it is.
I have a theory that Clint has some kind of curse on him where he’s actually a self-taught polymath genius, but he can only apply his formidable intellect to the creation of trick arrows.
[From Tales of Suspense #64, 1985.]
How cute is that.
Wearing fedoras, top hats and waistcoats and staring fixedly back at the camera, these men could have been posing for a magazine. But these amazing images from the 1910s to the 1930s are actually police mugshots taken of convicted criminals arrested in Australia. The collection of pictures are a series of around 2,500 ‘special photographs’ taken by the New South Wales Police Department photographers.
I love this so much!
The Blue Pond in Hokkaido Changes Colors Depending on the Weather
“The Most Beautiful Pond In The World!”
According to the photographer Ken Shiraishi, who made a pilgrimage up to Northern Japan last month to take these shots, the water contains a high degree of aluminum hydroxide, which reflects blue light – a phenomenon responsible for our lovely blue skies. Shiraishi spent several days up there photographing the pond in various light.