Lex Machina's steampunk portraits have a touch of otherworldly drama, hinting at the strange, and possibly catastrophic, world its subjects occupy, even while showing off their lovely clothes.
#4 - Pardon, but how does madame shield her decolletage from the mutant kangaroo rats that no doubt swarm across la terre brûlée?
Ah! Of course! Madame's labret is cast from promethium! Ces petits diables could not come within trois metres of the N-rays it produces!
(seriously, very nice photography)