William Pridmore; champion walker, Victoria BC, ca. 1880

(Pedestrianism, or competitive walking, was quite a fad in the 19th century with championship competitions in England, the United States, Australia and Canada where contestants would walk hundreds of miles.)


…concept design and production art for ‘Howl’s Moving Castle’ (2004) - scripted and directed by Hayao Miyazaki, produced by Toshio Suzuki, animated by Studio Ghibli & distributed by Toho - based on British writer, Diana Wynne Jones’ novel of the same name…


Indifference to Suffering by Louis Berk
Via Flickr:
Whitechapel Road, outside the RLH, Sigma DP3M