Ted thought I'd enjoy these photos of a model-maker/photographer's recreation of his childhood hometown. He was so right. Incredible.
Go to the flickr set to see more and read about how Michael Paul Smith creates these images, but here's a peek at his method.
Aaron and I have been talking about artisan-made things lately. Things made with love, care, attention to detail, generosity.
Postscript: Aaron just showed me this, posted today. Life is Tupacian, as Lew and Flan would say.