Leonard Nimoy, We Salute You.

A Tribute to Leonard Nimoy

Next to ‘flipping the bird’ and the ‘thumbs up’ the Vulcan Salute, made famous by Leonard Nimoy as Star Trek’s Spock, is the most recognized hand gesture in the world. Nimoy passed away this morning at the age of 83, leaving behind many saddened friends and fans.

Tribute To Leonard Nimoy

Nimoy’s handprints in concrete outside the famed Grauman’s Chinese Theater in Hollywood even feature the Vulcan Salute:

As a tribute to Nimoy, who actually devised the hand symbol himself based upon his own Jewish heritage, I felt the following images to be a most fitting way to honor his passing.

No words necessary.

May Mr. Nimoy Rest in Peace and may you all Live Long and Prosper.

a special thanks to the fans, artists, celebrities and more whose images I found through Google, Flickr and DeviantArt

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