A couple of us Galette folk will be cycling down the west coast of North America over the next couple of months. As a result, posts to the blog shall be sporadic at best. But don’t fret, check the archive for plenty of footbally goodness. If you have any recommendations of where to go in N America let us know.
The oldest footballer in England
Headis - this is outrageous
World Cup players by Orcheeze
Ultimate private jet concept by Nike
FOOTBALL PITTORESQUE - fragments de l’oeuvre
de roger mayne
"My reason for photographing the poor streets is that I love them, and the life on them (I am here concerned with what I see: for the moment it is irrelevant that most of these houses have no baths, and that their structure is endangered by disrepair). Empty, the streets have their own kind of beauty, a kind of decaying splendour, and always great atmosphere — whether romantic, on a hazy winter day, or listless when the summer is hot; sometimes it is forbidding; or it may be warm and friendly on a sunny spring weekend when the street is swarming with children playing, and adults walking through or standing gossiping. I remember my excitement when I turned a corner into Southam Street, a street I have returned to again and again…
I think an artist must work intuitively, and let his attitudes be reflected by the kinds of things he likes or finds pictorial. Attitudes will be reflected because an artist is a kind of person who is deeply interested in people, and the forces that work in our society. This implies a humanist art, but not necessarily an interest in ‘politics’”.
- Roger Mayne
David Beckham remembers the Predator boot that helped him make history
LEGO Great Ball Contraption
How to make an ad for cat treats look like a Nike commercial