Archive for January, 2011

“Is Kieran still in the bushes?”

Posted in Uncategorized with tags , , , , , on January 31, 2011 by pictureplane

What kind of lunatic… still uses yahoo?

Posted in Uncategorized with tags , , , , , on January 25, 2011 by pictureplane

via Zerohedge

Smooth Criminals

Posted in Uncategorized with tags , , , , , on January 25, 2011 by pictureplane


A couple of photos from an album of 1920s criminals. From a description on one of the photos:

This picture is one of a series of around 2500 “special photographs” taken by New South Wales Police Department photographers between 1910 and 1960. These “special photographs” were mostly taken in the cells at the Central Police Station, Sydney and are, as curator Peter Doyle explains, of “men and women recently plucked from the street, often still animated by the dramas surrounding their apprehension”. Doyle suggests that, compared with the subjects of prison mug shots, “the subjects of the Special Photographs seem to have been allowed – perhaps invited – to position and compose themselves for the camera as they liked. Their photographic identity thus seems constructed out of a potent alchemy of inborn disposition, personal history, learned habits and idiosyncrasies, chosen personal style

Seems secure to me

Posted in Uncategorized with tags , , , on January 22, 2011 by pictureplane

Longtime readers will know im an enthusiastic reader of the locksmiths r us blog and thus will be entirely unsurprised that I found this spiffing image there today. If I have to explain it you wouldn’t understand… anything.

3 bitches in dead heat

Posted in Uncategorized with tags , , , , , on January 21, 2011 by pictureplane

Picturesque phlooded pallet photo

Posted in Uncategorized with tags , , , , , on January 21, 2011 by pictureplane


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On the ABC news website there’s this great interactive photo series of ariel photography of brisbane incorporating striking befores and afters. As a redditor said, it’s a pretty slick interface to roll out for such a tragedy.

Land of the no free time

Posted in Uncategorized with tags , , , , , , on January 19, 2011 by pictureplane