A whole day talking about photographs (and their past futures) at the Getty today - excellent all round - but no time left to write, or think, this evening (a paper of my own to massage into shape). So here's a quick homage to my favorite new image of the day, Nadar's Hand of a Banker. Could one tell an occupation from that? Was it an honest, above board banker, or a shady crook? What can one tell from the hand of an academic?