....and a fiddle dances...

Street musician performs while a child dances. Black and white photograph. (To me there is nothing as precious as watching a child dance!

Musical Hands

I watched him play. I realized then that the rhythm of my heart started to match his lulling melody. And as I looked around the big crowd. I realized that he was not only playing the strings of his instrument. But also the strings of hearts.

Henri Cartier-Bresson

∴ Trios ∴ the three graces & groups of 3 in art and photos - Italy, Abruzzo, Scanno. 1951 by Henri Cartier-Bresson

Elegant lighting makes this photograph of a calla lilly so breath-taking, don't you agree?    by robert mapplethorpe

To know more about Robert Mapplethorpe Calla Lily, 1986 , visit Sumally, a social network that gathers together all the wanted things in the world! Featuring over 76 other Robert Mapplethorpe items too!

Para festejar o ano do cavalo, o Jornal da Fotografia fez uma seleção de imagens de cinco fotógrafos chineses – Zhang Kechun, Fan Ho, Zhang Xiao, Chen Jiagang e Weng Fen. http://www.jornaldafotografia.com.br/noticias/fotografias-da-china-e-fotografos-chineses-para-celebrar-o-ano-novo-chines/

Fotografias da China e fotógrafos chineses para celebrar o Ano Novo

Critically acclaimed Chinese photographer Fan Ho spent the and taking gritty and darkly beautiful photos of street life in Hong Kong. His photographs are to be published in his new book “Fan Ho: A Hong Kong Memoir.

Robert Mapplethorpe + Patti Smith

Robert & Patti (loved the book "Just Kids" about Robert Mapplethorpe & Patti Smith by Patti Smith)

Met her once, wrote a profile of her.  Quite a piece of work, great artist! Louise Bourgeois by Robert Mapplethorpe

Bourgeois turned the stuff of childhood trauma oedipal desire raging fury human sexuality into moving sculptures