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  • Vintage

    Strand

    i don’t know whether to high five or punch nic grobler (of bicycle portraits, who i posted about here) for introducing me to the gahetNA National Archives. high five because it’s AWESOME,…

  • Living, Vintage

    The Hustad Residence

    The Hustad Residence in Wayzata, Minnesota. Designed by Donald E. Hustad and photographed by Gordon Parks for LIFE magazine in 1958.…

  • Vintage

    Super Duper Bomba

    when i’m feeling low all it takes is a quick browse of superbomba’s legendary collection to perk the spirits.…

  • Vintage

    Passanti

    this is a new set of then & now photos from one of my favourite vintage photo collectors Giuseppe Savini. he says, This is a series of photos I took in Bologna. I thought it was a good idea … then they…

  • Vintage

    Bygone Cape Town

    i have long been an avid follower of Etienne du Plessis‘ flickr stream, where he shares many vintage photographs including old shots of Cape Town. please click on the images to be…

  • Vintage

    Vintage Summer Snapshots

    i’m really trying to psyche myself up for summer. if you follow my ramblings on twitter (or, of course, if you know me personally) you’ll know that i am not the hugest…

  • Vintage

    Bathing caps with faces

    why not! speaking of bathing, it’s pretty scary that summer is around the corner. i have noticed the northern bloggers freaking out over their impending autumn and winter months – i would…

  • Photography, Vintage

    Woolwich Dockyard Portraits

    got totally sucked in by this amazing set of photos taken by George Plemper in London in the late 70’s & early 80’s For a period of 5 years between 1978 to 1982 photography was…

  • Vintage

    Ife family, Watford

    This is a series of family photos taken by a Mr.E.A. Ife, mostly in the 1920s. They lived in Cassio Road, Watford, and Mr. Ife ran the ‘Post Office Savings Club Photographic…

  • Vintage

    Found, but not lost.

    this past week has been pretty weird – my car was broken into, some of my favourite things were stolen and i’ve been wrestling with an irritating head cold that has overstayed its…

  • Photography, Vintage

    The Seventies

    The 1970s is a set of photographs by spysgrandson. click on the pics to be taken to the original photo. friends, May 1972, El Paso desert. Annette the cussing poet and Bob…

  • Vintage

    Familia

    hila has been sharing some great old family photos lately, so i couldn’t resist dipping into my own collection. some background info: i have three older brothers. i’ll refer to them as…

  • Vintage

    Celebrity Archives

    always enjoy finding pics of celebrities in the LIFE archives. how great are the baldwins! edit: i had “woody allen” in here – but he’s actually a look-a-like. totally fooled. thanks for…

  • Vintage

    More Moxette

    there have been many great additions to Moxette’s vintage photos since the last time i shared her wonderful collection…