Auditon for a Circus

The story behind this photo is a press conference a Norwegian circus (Agora) held, when they announced that they would be the first circus without any animals in their show (in consideration of… Continue reading

Portrait from Romania

I came across this wonderful photo from Elena Racu – a young photographer in Romania. I like the composition, the colours, the sharp look in the beautiful models eyes and her simple black… Continue reading

The Elegante Faye Dunaway

Always classy looking and a fantastic actress. Faye Dunaway in a serie of photos from the 60’ies and 70’ies. Will always be connected to movies like Bonnie and Clyde, Chinatown  and the Thomas… Continue reading

A Girl from the Swinging 60’ies

Marianne Faithful is one of the faces from the swinging 60’ies. Singer, songwriter and actress. High profiled reationship with Mick Jagger from 1966 to 1970. Struggling with drug abuse in the 1970’s. Talented… Continue reading

Laetita Casta – European Beauty

Related to an earlier post about the icon Brigitte Bardot – here is Laetita Casta – casting as Brigitte Bardot in the movie Serge Gainsbourg, vie héroïque (2010). Born in 1978 (May 11)… Continue reading


Cheering crowds in two different worlds. Germans salut to Adolf Hitler outside the Reich Chancellery, after he took the absolute power in 1934 (top). Smiling faces meeeting Winston Churchill, when he visit the… Continue reading

Brigitte Bardot turned 76

Sorry to be a few days late for a birthday greeting to Brigitte Bardot. Anyway, the beautiful parisienne turned 76 years on September 28, believe it or not.  Sex symbol in the 50’ies… Continue reading

Vivien Leigh

What a fantastic face, eyes and a great actress. Born in Darjeeling in the West Bengal Province in the old British Empire in 1913. Daughter of a British offiser stationed in India with… Continue reading

High Heels

A close up photo of a model in high heels, sharp and colourful with a nice touch from the German photographer Andreas Metzner Source: Suddeutsche Zeitung / Seenby

Female North Korean Soldiers

According to defectors from North Korea, female soldiers are increasing in numbers in the North Korean Army. Women now represent more than 10% of the entire NKPA (North Korean Peoples Army). Rumours say… Continue reading

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