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Canmore: Juxtaposed

Canmore: Juxtaposed An exhibition of blended photographs, February 2015 Iā€™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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Memories of Canmore ā€“ 1933

The following excerpt was taken from a 1979 interview with Geraldine Violet Minota Light, who arrived in Canmore in 1933 with her husband, RCMP officer John Green. The couple lived in the NWMP barracks on Main Street for nearly two … Continue reading

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North West Mounted Police barracks restoration work

Along with the Canmore Miners’ Union Hall and the Canmore Hotel, one more of Canmore’s heritage buildings is slated to see some restoration work. This time, it’s the North West Mounted Police barracks. Built in 1893, the barracks are the … 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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