Archive for January, 2007

Finding Nemo In Sirkeci

Friday, January 19th, 2007

Finding Nemo is one of Amazon’s favourite movies, but we found this little clown fish cleaning itself at Sirkeci during an afternoon shopping expedition. We like to visit Sirkeci and came here often when we lived in Istanbul, now we simply visit the place on every visit. You can probably buy, or get a repair, […]

Snowdon’s favorite photograph

Thursday, January 18th, 2007

Not Marlene Dietrich at The Cafe de Paris by Snowdon I came upon a photograph of Marlene Dietrich by Snowdon in an old copy of High Life, British Airways’ excellent in-flight magazine. Taken in 1955, long before Adobe Phhotoshop® came to pass, it shows the icon wearing a masculine dinner jacket and top hat. She […]

A Stressful Life!

Wednesday, January 17th, 2007

Time for a phone call!  This photograph of Irem and Amazon may seem like a sign of the times? Truly we live in the age of stress where electronic devices intrude upon us at every inconvenient moment. Of course in Irem’s case the stress is self-induced. She could if she wished simply ask the caller […]

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