I always wanted them to be friends with Smaug, but yeah, this is exactly what would have happened.
Whoever he used to be, the guy he is now, he isn’t the kind you save; he’s the kind you stop.
Roberto Ferri. I CAVALIERI DELL’APOCALISSE (The Horsemen of the Apocalypse). 2011.
The palazzo Spada (Rome) was purchased by Cardinal Spada in 1632. He commissioned the Baroque architect Francesco Borromini to modify it for him, and it was Borromini who created the masterpiece of forced perspective optical illusion in the arcaded courtyard, in which diminishing rows of columns and a rising floor create the visual illusion of a gallery 37 meters long (it is 8 meters) with a lifesize sculpture at the end of the vista, in daylight beyond: the sculpture is 60 cm high. Borromini was aided in his perspective trick by a mathematician.
Lord of the Rings/Hobbit actors | Shortland Street
Shortland Street is this ridiculous NZ hospital soap opera and it’s basically a rite of passage if you want to become an actor here. These are just some of the LOTR/Hobbit actors who’ve been on it. (except Bret. sorry, Bret.)