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Historic designation for the Canmore Hotel

It’s good news for the Canmore Hotel. Built in 1890, the Canmore Hotel was recently declared a municipal historic site. This means one of Alberta’s last-remaining wooden hotels is protected. It can’t be torn down. The owner, Neil Richardson of … Continue reading

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Canmore Juxtaposed: less than a month to go (please consider donating)

February is fast approaching and with it comes the Exposure 2015 Photography Festival and the launch of Canmore Juxtaposed: an exhibition of blended photographs. Many thanks to everyone who has  supported this project so far. These contributions have been used … Continue reading

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Canmore Juxtaposed – limited-edition print still available

Do you love the Canmore Hotel? Do you love music? Do you love Canmore’s history? If you answered yes to all three there’s still time to own a copy of this unique, limited-edition blended photograph featuring the Canmore Hotel as … Continue reading

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Canmore: Juxtaposed

Canmore: Juxtaposed An exhibition of blended photographs, February 2015 I’m working with the Canmore Museum and Geoscience Centre to create an exhibition of blended photographs (superimposing historical photographs into modern ones) for February as part of the 2015 Exposure Photography … Continue reading

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Restoration of the Canmore Hotel

It’s good news for the venerable Canmore Hotel and for Canmore. Neil Richardson of Heritage Property Corporation of Calgary has great plans for the Hotel, built in 1890, and Alberta’s oldest wooden hotel and the province’s second-oldest operating hotel. I … Continue reading

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Blending Then and Now photographs

These photographs, blended using Photoshop, are drafts of a project I’m planning with the Canmore Musuem & Geoscience Centre (all historical images are courtesy of the museum). At this point, I’m referring to these five photographs as drafts as they … Continue reading

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Seeburg Wall-o-matic jukebox remote selector — part two

Mystery solved! Thanks to everyone who fired suggestions/guesses my way as to where the Seeburg Wall-o-matic jukebox remote selector was located and based on the feedback: it was at the Canmore Hotel cafe. And thanks to Manny Brautigamfor sending photographic … Continue reading

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