Great faces famous and not.
Louise Brooks in Ziegfeld Follies
The last portrait of Lou Reed, by Jean Baptiste Mondino.
Billy Bob Thornton by Antonin Kratochvil
Aaron Paul by Frank Ockenfels
Gene Kelly - An american in Paris (Vincente Minnelli,1951)
"Your problem is how you are going to spend this one and precious life you have been issued. Whether you’re going to spend it trying to look good and creating the illusion that you have power over circumstances, or whether you are going to taste it, enjoy it and find out the truth about who you are." ~ Anne Lamott, from Whiskey River
22 Joaquín Pedraja Reyes "Joaquín Cortés" (born 22 February 1969) is a classically trained ballet and flamenco dancer from Spain of Romani origin.
“Mr B”, as he was known in the West, barely spoke a word of English and very little French, had a name virtually impossible to pronounce,and a huge ego to live with. However, none of it mattered as his talent, his mastery of gesture and stagecraft were incredibly compelling. “It doesn’t matter how high you lift your leg. The technique is about transparency, simplicity and making an earnest attempt.”
Elba Room | Pacific Rim’s Idris Elba Photograph by Nigel Parry.
Dita Von Teese photographed by Mary Ellen Mark. S)
Mary Ellen Mark - Marlon Brando, on the set of Apocalypse Now, Pagsanjan, Philippines, 1976 (photo by Stefani Kong Uhler)