• Who Sells Seashells by the Seashore



    Apparently Mary Anning did. Born in 1799, she was the daughter of a cabinet maker and avid fossil hunter. Her father, Richard, taught her and her brother, James, how to wade below the cliffs at low tide to search for fossil specimens — a skill they later relied on to support the family.

    Posted by Lawrence Jean-Louis
  • Grapheme-Color Synesthesia by Sam Mohan + Param Sahib

    Photographer Sam Mohan collaborates with designer Param Sahib (Popsicle) to create this passionate fashion series shot in Bangalore, India. The piece is titled "Grapheme Color Synesthesia" — a condition in which people associate specific colors with particular letters and numbers.

    Model: Rachel Maria Bayros
    Make-up: Sid HIiremath
    Photo Assistant: Debjyoti & Raju Raman

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    Posted by Lawrence Jean-Louis