Taxi Driver has long been regarded as a cinematic milestone, and Robert DeNiro's portrait of a near-psychotic loner gunman is widely believed to be one of the greatest performances ever filmed. Time magazine includes the film in its list of 100 Greatest Movies, saying: "The power of Scorsese's filmmaking grows ever more punishing with the passage of time."
Steve Schapiro—whose photographs were featured in TASCHEN's Godfather Family Album—was the special photographer on the set of Taxi Driver, capturing the film's iconic moments and actors behind the scenes. This book features hundreds of images selected from Schapiro's archives, offering fans a trip back in time to witness the making of Scorsese's masterpiece.
MB&F has partnered with Boucheron to create the JwlryMachine. Using the MB&F Horological Machine Number 3 as a base, Boucheron created a special watch with special stones. The watch is made of 18k gold and titanium. The watches will be made to order and the price will start at $195,000 - with primary availability at Boucheron boutiques.
The compact M9 camera features titanium skin, sapphire crystal screen, Nappa leather, diamond-texture grip surface and a shoulder harness.
The de'Silva-designed M9 Titanium will be available in a limited run of 500 examples, - $31,300.
Each piece comes framed in a hand-made natural oak and set behind glass to protect the embroidery, the width of the frame is approximately 13mm.