Glamorous Photos of Jane Seymour in the 1970s and 1980s

Glamorous Photos of Jane Seymour in the 1970s and 1980s

Glamorous Photos of Young Jane Seymour in the 1970s and Early 1980s Born 1951 as Joyce Penelope Wilhelmina Frankenberg in Hayes, English-American actress Jane Seymour appeared uncredited in her first film, Richard Attenborough’s Oh! What a Lovely War in 1969. In 1970, Seymour appeared in her first major film role in the war drama The Only Way, and in 1973, she gained her first major television role as Emma Callon in the successful 1970s series…

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RAIN No.001 – Man on Rooftop with Eleven Men

RAIN No.001 – Man on Rooftop with Eleven Men

Man on Rooftop with Eleven Men in Formation on His Shoulders. Unidentified American artist ca. 1930. Gelatin silver print, Collection of George Eastman House, International Museum of Photography and Film, Rochester This is the first photo in a new rubric RAIN – RAre and INteresting. Read more here.

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Diana Slip – the Forgotten Fetishwear Company of 1920s Paris

Diana Slip – the Forgotten Fetishwear Company of 1920s Paris

Let’s remember Diana Slip, the lingerie company whose whips and frills were captured by the likes of Brassaï and Roger Schall (both of them will be featured on Alafoto soon). Who? As Michel Foucault famously attested, we often presume that contemporary society is singularly sexually liberated, that those who came before us were far more conservative, even their innermost fantasies more bourgeois than ours. That is, of course, completely untrue – a fact proven by…

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Beauty of Abandoned Houses Above the Arctic Circle

Beauty of Abandoned Houses Above the Arctic Circle

A  Norwegian photographer has captured a series of stunning images featuring abandoned homes and farmhouses across Scandinavia. Britt Marie Bye‘s photos are mostly taken in woodland areas, where the buildings are slowly being reclaimed by nature.

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