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I have no words (March 5, 2014). Getty
The Monet room in the Musee de L’Orangerie - one of the most hauntingly tranquil places on earth
Lupita Nyong’o (via sonofafieldnegro)
this is so important. too many actors fail to thank the people they play on screen. They often think they are those people and that they have actually done something through acting a part. Lupita knows the importance of playing the role of Patsey, but she always pays tribute to this real historical person and all the Patseys who have suffered. Lupita reminds everyone that Patsey is very real. That Solomon Northup’s story is very real. This history from this movie is real and we must not forget. Thank you, Lupita. You’re an angel.
The three different kinds of exam takers.
#sayitwithflowers Flower Constructions by Anne ten Donkelaar
Using a slow shutter speed combined with a powerful flash, Satoki Nagata captured a series of abstract black-and-white portraits in Chicago’s frigid winter.
Doesn’t the illuminated snow contrast in such an awesome way with the dark human shapes?
storm over the serengeti. photos by nick nichols
MENTAL ILLNESS PORTRAYED ON SCREEN
What makes it so appealing to the audience?
"For actors, it’s a cinematic gift, a chance to play a characteristic as well as a character. For directors, it’s a chance to explore the psyche in visual and narrative detail. For audiences, it’s a window into a world they will (hopefully) never experience. When combined in the just the right way, without histrionics or spectacle, the results can be incredible." - Source