Japanese Nurse dressed in Black 1905    Red Cross Nurses were a symbol of modernity and of Japan’s commitment to humanitarian ideals, during the Russo-Japanese War (8 February 1904 – 5 September 1905). Postcards reflected this by updating the age old tradition of Bijin-e (pictures of beautiful women). This postcard is from the “Thousand Contemporary Figures” series.

Postcard of a Japanese Red Cross nurse in A symbol of modernity and humanitarian effort during the Russo-Japanese War; at that time the Japanese Red Cross Society was the largest in the world with over a million members.

This led to her photo project �Atlas of Beauty,� where she spent the next 15 months traveling the world taking pictures of women in 37 different countries. | This Photographer Traveled To 37 Countries To Prove That Female Beauty Is Everywhere - BuzzFeed News

This Photographer Traveled To 37 Countries To Prove That Female Beauty Is Everywhere

photographer Mihaela Noroc - This led to her photo project “Atlas of Beauty,” where she spent the next 15 months traveling the world taking pictures of women in 37 different countries.

Marilyn Monroe in Pictures by Harpers Bazaar (15 of some of the most inspiring ones...)

Happy Birthday, Marilyn Monroe!

Marilyn Monroe, from a photo set by Alfred Eisenstaedt “I never quite understood it, this being a sex symbol. I always thought symbols were those things you clash together! That’s the trouble, a sex symbol becomes a thing. I just hate to be a.

Members of the Watford Womens Home Defense Unit practice their aim on the rifle range, as other members wait their turn to shoot in 1942 (left). This unit was composed mainly of business and professional women who took the rifle instruction during their leisure time.

28 Badass Historic Pictures Of Women During WWII

Members of the Watford Womens Home Defense Unit practice their aim on the rifle range, as other members wait their turn to shoot in 1942 (left). This unit was composed mainly of business and professional women who took the rifle instruction during their l

First place, People: Kim Hanskamp of Barcelona, Spain, took this captivating image of a blue-eyed woman, winning in the people category of the competition - on an iPhone.

High art on a mobile phone: The incredible photographs taken using only an iPhone that won in the seventh annual iPhone Photography Awards

A picture of a very thin and beautiful woman. The caption was "This summer, do you want to be a mermaid or a whale?"     The story goes, a woman (of clothing size unknown) answered the following way:     "Dear people, whales are always surrounded by friends... they are sexually active and raise their children with great tenderness.   They entertain like crazy with dolphins and eat lots of prawns. They swim all day and travel to fantastic places like Patagonia...  Mermaids do not exist.

Mermaid or a whale? A while back, at the entrance of a gym, there was a picture of a very thin and beautiful woman. The caption was “This summer, do you want to be a mermaid or a whale?” The story.

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