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Ingrid Bergman: iconic images

Swedish-born actress Ingrid Bergman was born 100 years ago on 29 August 1915. We mark her centenary with some of her iconic images, as selected by  203 more words


Ingrid Bergman: How a Photograph Never Made Led to Her Most Memorable Portrait

Gordon Parks had been a member of LIFE Magazine’s staff for no more than a month when a tantalizing assignment dropped into his lap. His editors sent him to the small volcanic island of Stromboli, not far off the coast of Sicily, where the Italian neo-realist director Roberto Rossellini was making a film with the actress Ingrid Bergman. 719 more words


Act as if you are enthusiastic. Eventually you will be. Act as if you are plugged into the electricity of life.

Thought For The Day

Exploring the High Museum

I love, love, love museums. Art museums, history museums, science museums, quirky niche museums, museums so archaically bad they’re good. You name it, I’ll visit. I was that nerdy kid who got bored on family vacations to the beach, but give me one museum or bookstore and I was good to go. 706 more words


Barn Swallow ~

The subject matter is so much more important than the photographer.  – Gordon Parks

Monochrome Madness will be posted later today for your viewing pleasure on Leanne Cole’s… 181 more words