by Peter Fuss

Picture of the Day

Ed Templeton

Omar as Terry Richardson

The actor formally known as Michael K. Williams.

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Another creepy kitty, Cat Face.

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Kotama Bouabane

Pictures from Mexico’s Drug War

Time has got a photo essay on it

Picture of the Day & the Weekly Round-Up

Dave Schubert

This week…

We looked at Aurel Schmidt’s new book Pussy

Internet Gold

We sweated Joker’s Style

Naked Chicks smoking pot


Anja Rubik looked beautiful

at at’s in the mist

Star Wars in an urban setting.

French photographer Cédric Delsaux created these images using Dubai as the backdrop. Pretty awesome, check out his site for more work.


KC Ortiz: Forced Rebellion – Hmong CIA Veterans of the Secret War

When I first heard of this project at dinner in Miami, it sent my imagination running.  Photographer KC Ortiz embedded himself in Laos with the Hmongs, and that risk resulted in some striking photographs.  A sampling is above, and a full gallery is here.
In the early 1960’s the CIA recruited and led the Hmong people of Laos to fight the communist forces during the Vietnam War in what is known as “The Secret War”. Known as some of the world’s best guerilla fighters, the Hmong loyally served as an efficient counter attack to communist forces on America’s behalf.
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Interview/Studio visit with Steve Powers

The Selby recently visited Steve Powers’s NY Studio.  As always, the images are great and entertaining but, the gem was the handwritten interview above.

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Last Suppers

Mine would look something like that above. The fried chicken would have to be Korean Fried Chicken though, and I’d substitute the beans for lasagna.

From James Reynolds:

A series of photographs documenting former Death Row prisoners’ requests for their last meal before execution.

via, juxtapoz

a Glimpse through Aurel Schmidt’s Pussy

Aurel Schmidt has a new book/zine/supplement included with the new issue of Purple.  Here’s a taste…