Photo portraits of retired ventriloquist dummies are filled with…

Ventriloquist dummies are made to be anthropomorphized, and their not-quite-human appearance is precisely what makes them so unnerving. So when I first heard of celebrity photographer Matthew Rolston's book of dummy portraits, I expected a creepy celebration of the uncanny valley. But so many of these photos, depicting … » 2/23/13 11:30am 2/23/13 11:30am