Emmeline Pankhurst being arrested while trying to present a petition to the King, 1914.
Evocative juxtapositions, courtesy of the London Museum collection. Inspired by the StreetMuseum app.
Photos shows D-Day then and now
The images captured tanks driving through the streets, soldiers laying flowers on new graves, and the troops running through the crashing waves and up the beach during the landing.
D-Day Deja Vu: Normandy-Era Sites Then and Now
D-Day Deja-Vu: Past and Present meld in composite images of WWII events from time of Normandy invasion and contemporary photos of same sites, creating a startling then-and-now effect
Juno Beach: Then and Now
To mark the 70th Anniversary of the D-Day landings, here is one of the projects I have been working on. Earlier in the year, the Laurier Military History Archive released thousands of aerial photographs taken during the Second World War. Among the collection was a number of photos taking during reconnaissance missions leading up to…
D-Day Landing Sites Then And Now
On June 6, 1944, Allied soldiers descended on the beaches of Normandy for D-Day, in an operation that marked the beginning of the end of a devastating six-year conflict