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May 7, 2013 at 2:14 pm
STUNNING, her posture and hands are evrything to me
much love from NYC
May 7, 2013 at 4:24 pm
great ‘tude in that shot.
May 8, 2013 at 4:33 am
i think the frown is key :)
June 7, 2013 at 7:43 pm
I could not agree more!!!
April 24, 2016 at 4:55 am
I think the jeans and the hair are key. Those jeans are so perfect.
May 7, 2013 at 2:17 pm
May 7, 2013 at 2:20 pm
I agree with you! This image is magic!
May 7, 2013 at 2:52 pm
Ordinary things usually remain ..ordinary. Only miraculously a few become extraordinary.
Gian Luca M
May 7, 2013 at 3:17 pm
May 7, 2013 at 3:26 pm
The photo with the man in the top hat is by Robert Frank.
Long live cassettes!
May 7, 2013 at 4:28 pm
Totally understand why you love this photo, beautiful
May 7, 2013 at 4:30 pm
Amazing, very powerful images.
The Stel Style
May 7, 2013 at 4:33 pm
Really nice pictures
May 7, 2013 at 4:37 pm
Positively fantastic image.
May 7, 2013 at 4:48 pm
Simple yet strong.
May 7, 2013 at 4:50 pm
She looks like a young Madonna before she became MADONNA
May 7, 2013 at 5:00 pm
gotta be Bank, right?
May 7, 2013 at 6:27 pm
That’s why I love photography so much!
May 7, 2013 at 7:40 pm
Your last sentence gets me every time… Ain’t that the truth.
May 7, 2013 at 9:06 pm
The photo inspired my next look.
May 7, 2013 at 11:15 pm
Yep, great photo
May 7, 2013 at 11:34 pm
Or extraordinary yesterday! I love your work, especially the ones about NY. Thank you.
May 7, 2013 at 11:56 pm
May 8, 2013 at 3:41 am
I remember recording songs from the radio with my casette player, trying to avoid background noise!
May 8, 2013 at 6:28 am
Young, poor and proud as she could afford to be then.
May 8, 2013 at 8:09 am
I agree. Isnt it always the case? That what is ordinary today seems extraordinary tomorrow?
May 8, 2013 at 9:28 am
That was an inspiring comment – thanks!
May 8, 2013 at 10:18 am
Is it just me or does she look like a worried Anna Faris?
May 8, 2013 at 10:48 am
Awesome photo. Makes you want to know her and what she is going through.
May 8, 2013 at 3:55 pm
I think with that look, she would have been part of the Rockabilly scene that was happening in London 70/80s. They were a stylish gang.
May 8, 2013 at 4:21 pm
I tried something like this with my hair the other day and my coworker told me it was ridiculous. Definitely trying it again!!
May 9, 2013 at 12:20 am
such beautiful images!
makes me wanna jump into them to live that moment.
thanks for sharing. :)
Elena + deco
May 9, 2013 at 7:32 am
Well said, I will quote your last sentence if you don’t mind.
May 9, 2013 at 7:36 am
What strikes me, it is the semplicity of her look. She is naturally beautiful and annoyed. At that time, women didn’t need to be too polished, what counted was their personality, their ideas, their anger. I went out last night for a drink in posh bar and there were plenty of beautiful young girls with too much of everything. Not needed, beauty is in your eyes.
May 10, 2013 at 2:12 am
Simple, clean and fabulous gallery/slider. Is there any chance I can have this kind of gallery? I’d love to make this kind of gallery/slider for my blog. :)
May 10, 2013 at 12:47 pm
May 10, 2013 at 11:35 pm
i needed to read this post and be reminded of this. total inspiration for my upcoming trip to london. thanks.
May 11, 2013 at 8:17 am
I want to dress like the girl with the cassette player
May 12, 2013 at 1:06 pm
That is a wary London- “what do YOU want ” – frown, for sure!
May 19, 2013 at 11:02 am
Gorgeous–love her fierce expression. This is perfection right here!
May 26, 2013 at 10:18 am
Photographer was Al Vandenberg, you should check out his other work, the rest of it is rather beautiful aswel!
May 31, 2013 at 3:03 pm
maybe its not the hair, the posture, the knit nor the cassette recorder. Maybe its just the woman
July 24, 2013 at 6:45 pm
The expression really makes this work.
June 10, 2014 at 8:31 pm
Pretty young girl standing on the edge of a cliff.
Lisa Marie Magoch
January 6, 2016 at 1:18 pm
Of all the photos, this is the first I clicked on. She looked like she could have been a friend back in the day– or a girl of today, except for the recorder. She is timeless. Would love to know where she is today.
May 8, 2016 at 7:06 pm
Ok, it was the cassette recorder that got my eye. I had the one by Phillips that looked really similiar. When was this fab photo taken I wonder, late 1970s