WARREN ELLIS is a graphic novelist and author of the NYT best-selling novel GUN MACHINE. His graphic novel GLOBAL FREQUENCY is being developed for television by Jerry Bruckheimer and FOX. He is the writer of the graphic novel RED, adapted into the film starring Bruce Willis and Helen Mirren. His next book is NORMAL from FSG.
Attend Momus and scroll down just a little, for a comparison of Japanese street-candids 1997 and 2007. Though, oddly, the same accessories turn up in both sets, the difference in general is stunning — like someone switched the colour off.