Nikon D80, Nikkor AF-S DX ED 18-200mm VR lens at f5.6, 1/250sec, ISO 400, 18mm.

Vancouver, BC murals by artist Arthur Cheng show thee different eras of early Chinatown, reproduced from three archival photos, an 1884 photo of a family in front of their laundry (out of frame), a group of men outside a barber shop at Carrall and Pender in 1936 and a 1906 photo of a silk merchant in Chinatown. (the province.com)

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murals, urban art, graffiti, chinatown, vancouver, british columbia, canada, travel, historic, paciffic northwest, woodeye518, deadeye68, john schneider

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  • vadim19
    vadim19almost 2 years ago

    wonderful work!

  • Thank you so very much, appreciated!

    – John Schneider

  • Colin Metcalf
    Colin Metcalfalmost 2 years ago

    Great find, thanks for sharing.

  • Thank you, Colin, appreciated!

    – John Schneider

  • WildBillPho
    WildBillPhoalmost 2 years ago

    Beautiful! I can imagine how much work went into this, hopefully it doesn’t get tagged!

  • I think the community has a strong sense of history.. I wouldn’t want to be the vandal! Thanks, Bill!

    – John Schneider

  • barkeypf
    barkeypfalmost 2 years ago

    Makes it hard for the originator to sell the work. LOL. Beautifully presented my friend.

  • Where theres a will theres a way :)…. Thanks, Paul!!

    – John Schneider

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