Amber Huiskes
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Check out this @Behance project: “Backgrounds”

Check out this @Behance project: “Backgrounds”

Dec. 16, 1985. It is an iconic image of mob violence ... copied a thousand times since in movie scenes and TV shows. Detectives talk over the draped body of 'Big Paul' Castellano, who had succeeded Carol Gambino as head of the Gambino family.   After a string of missteps in his handling of family relationships, Castellano knew he was at risk. He thought has was going to a meeting to smooth over the cracks. Instead, Castellano and his bodyguard were shot dead outside Sparks Steak House in ...

Paul Castellano, boss of the Gambino crime family, is shot to death outside of Sparks Steakhouse. Was walking down that street shortly before it happened.

McSorley's Ale House, 15 East 7th Street, Manhattan. (November 01, 1937) - it hasn't changed much from 1937

McSorley's Ale House Photo from the New York Public Library. Still there to this day New York City's longest continuously running saloon since

Film Noir Todays hair & make up inspiration.

I really like the noir style of this image, there are lots of highlights which make the people stand out from the background. The old fashioned style might be something I would incorporate in my images