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On a desert island, what single picture would you take with you?
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Here's a pretty great show picture:

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As for mine, I'd take Zig's avatar.

As if it matters how a man falls down.'

'When the fall's all that's left, it matters a great deal.

1 September 2011
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Here comes the sun….. Scoobie-doobie…… Something in the way she moves…..attracts me like a cauliflower… Bop. Bop, cat bop. Go, Johnny, Go. Beware of Darkness…  I believe in SH...
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I don't know if this is mighty great or anything...

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My favourite beatle pic ever ever ever. They always looked cool but for me here they look sooo amazing, so darn confident, like they knew the album was great, they were good, and that no one could touch them.

Don’t make your love suffer insecurities, trade the baggage of self to set another one free. ('Paper Skin' - Kendall Payne)
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This is my desktop background. I think they all look great here, George and Paul in particular.

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All good pictures! I stared at Beatles '65 for hours. (The hair curling up on John's Revolver picture always looked feminine to me. Don't know why it always bothered me. Otherwise, great picture)

Do you think any of them capture the essence of the Beatles? i.e. can you show any of them to someone who doesn't know the Beatles and say, "this picture tells it all"? I guess, once again, it's a question of personal taste.

Until I find the right concert picture, I think this one's pretty good. There's a teamwork and good humor that really shines forth.

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Ooo this is tough! (Especially since I lost most of my collection. a-hard-days-night-ringo-14)

But as for a picture that just makes me happy, I'll go with this:

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I hope I'm not starving on this island.

You might find something from Shea:

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Ad hoc, ad loc, and quid pro quo! So little time! So much to know!
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mithveaen said:

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I have that picture in my lockera-hard-days-night-john-6 As for my picture, I have a lot of great ones on my computer but i lost the websites to most.  Either this or this:Image Enlarger

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"I believe in everything until it's disproved. So I believe in fairies, the myths, dragons. It all exists, even if it's in your mind. Who's to say that dreams and nightmares aren't as real as the here and now?" –John Lennon
8 September 2011
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What about this:

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Sont des mots qui vont très bien ensemble.
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Richard Avedon.

[He's also the one who took the picture of McCartney in a NASA spacesuit -  the picture behind the concept of combining the Beatles and the Race to the Moon in "Into the Sky with Diamonds." It's a cool picture.You can see it on the home page of http://www.intotheskywithdiamonds.com.

Let me know what you think.

 

P.S. There are actually two Richard Avedon pictures of Macca in a NASA spacesuit. For copyright reasons, the book has one picture and the web site the other. I think the one on the web site is better.

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