August 2010 archives

Entry no.: 1143

31 Aug 2010, 8:48 AM

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Photography Let mrr be your tigrr

Let mrr be your tigrr, © Cristian -Kit- Paul, Camargue, France, 2009.

Camargue, France. © Cristian ·Kit· Paul. Click here or on the image to enlarge.

Entry no.: 1142

28 Aug 2010, 2:58 PM

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Photography Imperial and forlorn like King Michael saying goodbye to Communist Romania

So imperial and forlorn, like the best poem of a minor poet, © Cristian -Kit- Paul, Bucharest, 2009.

Bucharest. © Cristian ·Kit· Paul. Click here or on the image to enlarge.

I found the title in a Leonard Cohen's novel from 1966. Here is the paragraph—you'll see why it stuck.

The telephones kept their steady black, the one stable shape in the shifting gloom. They hung there like carved masks, black, gleaming, smooth as the toes of kissed stone R.C. saints. We were sucking each other's fingers, slightly frightened now, like children pulling at lollipops during the car chase. And then one of the telephones rang! It rang just once. I am always startled when a pay phone rings. It is so imperial and forlorn, like the best poem of a minor poet, like King Michael saying goodbye to Communist Romania, like a message in a floating bottle which begins: If anyone finds this, know that —

—Leonard Cohen, Beautiful Losers.

Entry no.: 1141

26 Aug 2010, 8:10 AM

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Photography Let's not talk of love or chains and things we can't untie

Let's not talk of love or chains and things we can't untie, © Cristian -Kit- Paul, Bucharest, 2009.

Old building, Bucharest. © Cristian ·Kit· Paul. Click here or on the image to enlarge.

Entry no.: 1139

21 Aug 2010, 2:32 PM

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Photography Metropolis features special effects and set designs that still impress modern audiences II

Metropolis features special effects and set designs that still impress modern audiences II, © Cristian -Kit- Paul, Dubai, 2009.

Dubai. © Cristian ·Kit· Paul. Click here or on the image to enlarge.

You might also want to take a look at the previous episode from the "Metropolis features special effects and set designs that still impress modern audiences" series.

Entry no.: 1138

18 Aug 2010, 10:18 AM

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Photography Please, Sister Morphine, turn my nightmares into dreams

Please, Sister Morphine, turn my nightmares into dreams, © Cristian -Kit- Paul, Singapore, 2009.

Singapore. © Cristian ·Kit· Paul. Click here or on the image to enlarge.

Entry no.: 1136

15 Aug 2010, 4:53 PM

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Photography Moving cross the borders of my secret life

Moving cross the borders of My Secret Life, © Cristian -Kit- Paul, Angkor, Cambodia, 2010.

Angkor, Cambodia. © Cristian ·Kit· Paul. Click here or on the image to enlarge.

Entry no.: 1135

12 Aug 2010, 10:06 AM

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Photography You're asking me for Inception—I hope you do understand the gravity of that request

You're asking me for Inception. I hope you do understand the gravity of that request., © Cristian -Kit- Paul, Bucharest, 2010.

Street, Bucharest. © Cristian ·Kit· Paul. Click here or on the image to enlarge.

Entry no.: 1134

9 Aug 2010, 9:27 AM

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Photography Fortune comes in threes

Fortune comes in threes, © Cristian -Kit- Paul, Angkor, Cambodia, 2010.

Angkor temple, Cambodia. © Cristian ·Kit· Paul. Click here or on the image to enlarge.

Entry no.: 1133

5 Aug 2010, 9:53 AM

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Photography Metropolis features special effects and set designs that still impress modern audiences

Metropolis features special effects and set designs that still impress modern audiences, © Cristian -Kit- Paul, Bangkok, 2009.

Street, Bangkok. © Cristian ·Kit· Paul. Click here or on the image to enlarge.

Entry no.: 1132

2 Aug 2010, 9:19 AM

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Photography There was a time when I knew everything

There was a time when I knew everything to be known, © Cristian -Kit- Paul, Cambodia, 2010.

Near Angkor Wat, Cambodia. © Cristian ·Kit· Paul. Click here or on the image to enlarge.