I'd like to purchase a gun this year. Though with law school on the horizon and the end of a steady income for a few years that probably won't happen. In the meantime, I'll stare at these stunning photos of famous pieces and dream. When I see the Colt .45, I can't help but think of True Grit and Rooster Cogburn's line during the final showdown - "Fill your hand you son of a..."
By the way, these photographs are by Guido Mocafico. A fitting name for a photographer who "shoots" guns. See more here.