petrina hicks

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petrina hicks

gently subverts the pervasive language of photography as it is used in advertising and publicity, creating edgy images that intrigue and disturb. while she primarily works with people, her works transcend the boundaries of portraiture as she finds beauty in perceived imperfections and renders idealized beauty strange.

the smell of ad-venture

ewan-davidoff

i caught an old jonathon ross interview of ewan mcgregor this weekend (swoon), but was astounded to see that he had attached his name to a manly man fragrance – and actually went as far as making this ridiculously cheesy advert for it:

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adult movie posters of the 60s & 70s – more here (some of the better ones are nsfw)

photochrom

blue-grotto

insanely cool photocroms – read up on the process. from a journey round my skull‘s flickr.

the week in pictures

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10 years of the week in pictures

ken wong

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ken wong – an artist/illustrator/designer from adelaide, australia.

fish bear

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check our her flickr

retro oh oh

bardot

i have to apologise for my lack of postage, i have been without internet for a few days (what a feeling). i have collected tons of pretty awesome vintage pics lately though. enjoy!