Extraordinary photos of young hitchhikers and freight train hoppers by Mike Brodie
Mike Brodie (tumblr | facebook) first began photographing in 2004 when he was given a Polaroid camera. Working under the moniker, The Polaroid Kidd, Brodie spent the next four years circumambulating the U.S. amassing an archive of photographs that would go on to make up one of the few, true collections of American travel photography. Having never undergone any formal training, he chose to remained untethered to the pressures and expectations of the art market
Every time I see this series my jaw drops. Awesome stuff.
After discovering a pile of corpses at the scene of the Uruk-hai massacre in The Two Towers, Viggo Mortensen kicked an Orc’s helmet in rage and broke two of his toes; which is part of the reason why he falls to his knees, crying out.
“Normally, an actor would yell ‘Ow!’ if they hurt themselves,” said Peter Jackson. “Viggo turned a broken toe into a performance.”
“Oh the tattoo? It means ‘I am hung’ in Latin. Ha ha! No, I’m kidding. It means ‘here and now’. But I’ve said that to people, and they believed me.” — Ian Somerhalder at Mr. Porter (Oct 16, 2012)