Saturday, October 3, 2009

Back Page - Unauthorized Photographs (Sneaky Snaps)


What are you doing, Clyde?
You are doomed.
girl in  pajamas

Check yer shootin' irons
at the door pardners.
This page has been investigated by the
HOMELAND SECURITY.
Honest!
Can you imagine ...?

Some people shouldn't be allowed to own or operate a camera.

Here are some examples of Sneaky Snaps in found photographs of the Unauthorized variety. These are shots that say, "Don't take my picture!"

These are the prints that usually disappear before they get home from the photo shop.


Can't a girl get five minutes alone?

Washday blues
Oh, no.
caught in the mirror
A picture of mom while she is getting dressed is not a good idea.

Don't take my picture!
Wait!
Asleep at the Pool
Bernice smiled.
Girl sunning Snore

At the pool
And those on-the-sly "candid" shots
are not authorized either.
Three women on the beach
from the spy satellite

Bath time
Don't take my picture!
Darla at the beach
Adjusting the suit.

Seated on floor no head
Girl throwing towel
Bath Towel
... bathtime is not picture time.

contemplating everything
Just contemplate
until the world goes away.
What are you doing?
The camera angle is also important
in producing "unauthorized" Sneaky Snaps.
Woman Tying a knot
There are times when one
just wants to be alone to contemplate.

Lonnie Foster, Durant, OK
What're you doing in the bushes?
dad's camera again
Alone time is constructive;
Interruptions are not.
Woman and Christmas tree
Ice cream at the beach

Childhood dreams
It's hard to pose when you are asleep.
Mom makes a face
There are times when
things are just awkward ...
washday blues 02

Frau Fritz Wassermann approaches
Sleep
Alseep in a swing


Now where is he.
Now where is he?
sunning on a boat deck
I see you down there. Did you take my picture?


no not again
Oh no. Not again.
back and towel
asleep in the sun

girl dressing
Two girls in pants
Girl at bar

At the beach - Book of Prints with Negatives
three women on the beach
three women on the beach
Girl at Atlantic City Beach don't take my picture
Get away from here!

Beach Set boy on face in sand
Snore
sun bath
Snore
Lunch Break
Snore
Beach Set asleep in the shade
Snore

Unhappy woman
She's not happy at all.
stop with the camera
is he still there
Here he comes again!
Girl on blanket
Snore more

At the beach, Carlelita sifts sand.



Lady with beach towel


More to come!
Watch this space!


The most popular photographs most popular, Family Group, An album of the most requested photographs in the Lost Gallery.

Area 51 and a Half Area 51 and a Half You are probably not authorized to see these.

Don't take my picture! Oh! You DID didn't you! completely unaware of the photographer This is a collection of photographs that disappear on the way home from the photo processing shop.

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The best
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sites on the web.

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THE DAILY POSTCARD.
POSTCARDY

All images are the property of Lost Gallery and the author. Permission must be granted for their use. All rights reserved.

THE KIDS Lesson one. It is always a mystery how a photograph of any of these precious children could end up lost or abandoned. Here are a few. You will probably say "Ooh..." at least once.

Dee and the Business School Dee and the Business School
The beautiful Dee. A curious story; What do you see?

WHAT'S GOING ON HERE?
Neiffel and Helvetica Typehigh

"What are they doing?"

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