Many thanks to Brian for being generous enough to send us a photograph that he'd made years ago, inspired by Ralph Eugene Meatyard's "no focus" pictures. Brian writes, "At the time, I justified it by claiming that since it was for a band and the style suited their music, that it was a legitimate choice. Fair enough, I suppose, but not something I would feel comfortable with today."
And a great post on Brian's blog from last Valentine's day to accompany it.
If you ask me, you're both just kind of honoring extra terrestrials: