Ella Fitzgerald Beverly Hills 1988 by Annie Leibovitz
A delightful shot by Annie Leibovitz of the ever wonderful Ella Fitzgerald. This photo was love at first sight for me - it seems to capture Ms. Fitzgerald's magic, beauty, brilliance, color and sense of fun all in one shot. And who wouldn't want to hop right on in for a ride with Ella in this dream of a motor vehicle just as the sun begins to set?! (scan of an old post card - my apologies on the copy quality) Best viewed large!!
Roy DeCarava | Billie Holiday | The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Inscription: Artist's signature in ink on print, recto BRC: "DECARAVA"; artist's stamp in red ink on print, verso C: " ROY DeCARAVA // 81 Halsey Street // Bklyn., N.Y. 11216 // Nevins 8 - 0347 // This photograph is intended for // private use only and may not be // reproduced without my written // consent
A great Note
Unfortunately for all of us the sound coming from our set always is a pale imitation of the sound produced at a live music experience. In my opinion each set, high-end or not, is only a poor imitation. I even dare to say that good reproduced sound doesn't really exist. But it is fun to try to get as close as possible to the reality. After all, that s our common hobby, right? My main criterion is that a set sounds nice and comfortable, not perfect. I regret that the main part of the hi-fi…