Timothy H. O’Sullivan, Steam Rising from a Fissure Near Virginia City, Nevada, (1867-1869)
Albumen-silver print from a glass negative
Rosamund Pike photographed by Nadav Kander
This air, this haunted breeze, this smoke-filled atmosphere of October gives me an unmatchable energy.
Kaya Scodelario - The Guardian - September 2014
Photographed by Jon Gorrigan
Hiss is a snake bracelet from the 1st century A.D.
Designed to look like a coil around the wearer, this would have been worn in a pair on the wrist or upper arm. A tinier head appears coming from the snake’s tail. Look closely.
Snake Bracelet, A.D. 1 - 100, Romano-Egyptian. J. Paul Getty Museum.