New Year’s day. Students near Hakata station.Had delicious croissants from Il Forno Mignon at Hakata station.Komainu 狛犬 at Sumiyoshi shrine 住吉神社. Statue of an ancient sumo wrestler revisited.Komainu.A dog and his master waiting in line at the shrine.An older couple arrived at the shrine with their respective matching pups. Canal City.
ネコ. Ca ca catters mccatters ©. ACROS.A little papillon near Watanabe dori.
Found some yatai 屋台 at the edge of the city. I got excited about a yakuza-looking guy hanging out near the joint that had part of his little finger missing. She was more excited about the food.
Russia before the revolution. Slide show wired magazine.
Street photography. Slide show lensculture.
“Belka Белка and Strelka Стрелка spent a day in space aboard Korabl-Sputnik 2 on 19 August 1960 before safely returning to Earth.
They were accompanied by a grey rabbit, 42 mice, 2 rats, flies and several plants and fungi. All passengers survived. They were the first Earth-born creatures to go into orbit and return alive.” wikipedia.
Shipwreck off the coast of Colombia.
shadows in sao paulo.
madness in the island of dr. moreau (1996)
“New Line forgot about Richard Stanley… Around a month after his disappearance, a group of extras found him living rough in the jungle: he’d fled from the airport to a fruit plantation, where he’d been subsiding on yams, cassava and coconuts, along with his substantial personal stash of marijuana. Sensing an opportunity for mischief, Stanley concocted a plan with the extras to get back on set…” telegraph article.
lost soul: the doomed journey of richard stanley’s island of dr. moreau (2015)