Clara Kimball Young in Lola dir. James Young) In the film, sweet & virtuous Lola is killed in a car accident. She is restored to life, by means of her scientist father’s electric ray machine, but too late to prevent Death from carrying off her soul.
[carte de visite spirit portrait of “Herbert Wilson and his intended”], Mains James Riley, Von Hasseln via the Yale Collection of Western Americana, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library Carl Mautz Collection
Philippe Halsman: Dali Atomicus, 1948 Before modern, computerized techniques in image manipulation, Philippe Halsman shot this photograph of Salvador Dali suspended in mid-air. While today this image could easily be replicated in Photoshop, it wasn’t.