“I am what I am and cannot be otherwise because of the shadows.”

— Loren Eiseley
S.J. Thompson. Takakkaw Falls, Yoho Valley, Alberta, CA.   20 x 25cm  glass b&w negative.
tehjennismightier:

This is the very definition of “spoopy.”
ooksaidthelibrarian:

n120_w1150 by BioDivLibrary on Flickr.
Via Flickr: Coloured figures of the birds of the British Islands. v.1 London :R. H. Porter,1885-1897.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/34514850
sophistae:

Gustave Courbet, The Wave (detail), 1867-9
Stacks, Niall MacRae, La Push, Washington
La Push II, Niall MacRae
Marko Dragoljevic, Nikonos-Egypt-2010-105
Bakufu Ohno, tobi-uo (flying fish), ukiyo-e
Kashima restrains a namazu using the kaname-ishi rock, ukiyo-e print