Man Follows Grandparents’ Footsteps By Traveling And Taking The Same Photos of The Same Places

Having his grandfather’s travel photographs along with his grandmother’s journals was enough for Christian Carollo to travel around the United States (for the last three years) pursuing the precise location where the photos were taken and the correct place where they both stood, taking unique photos that represent beautiful replicas of “then and now” in a project that is called The Past Present Project.

Enjoy this piece of photographic art fellow lazy penguins and do not forget to let us know what you think”H/T”: Dose

Golden Gate Bridge | April 1979 & May 2015.

Golden Gate Bridge

Golden Gate Bridge

Cedar Pass Campground in Badlands National Park | May 1981 & October 2013.

Cedar Pass Campground in Badlands National Park

Cedar Pass Campground in Badlands National Park

Cafe Du Monde in New Orleans | February 1978 & April 2014.

Cafe Du Monde in New Orleans

Cafe Du Monde in New Orleans

Yosemite Entrance | April 1979 & May 2015.

Yosemite Entrance

Yosemite Entrance

Fishermen’s Grotto in San Francisco | April 1979 & May 2015.

Fishermen’s Grotto in San Francisco

Fishermen’s Grotto in San Francisco

His Grandmother’s journal says, Excerpt from my grandmother’s travel journal on April 27, 1979: “The wharf was just getting alive, stores and boutiques opening slowly, like everything else – no hussle. Wax museum, Chinese and other restaurant, seafood in every form, baskets of giant crabs all over.”

Jackson Square in New Orleans | February 1978 & April 2014.

Jackson Square in New Orleans

Jackson Square in New Orleans

Lucia Lodge in Big Sur | April 1979 & May 2015.

Lucia Lodge in Big Sur

Lucia Lodge in Big Sur

Needles Highway in Custer State Park | 1973 & 2013.

Needles Highway in Custer State Park

Needles Highway in Custer State Park

Old Mesilla, New Mexico | April 1979 & October 2014.

Old Mesilla, New Mexico

Old Mesilla, New Mexico

Stanton Hall in Natchez, Mississippi | September 1974 & April 2014.

Stanton Hall in Natchez, Mississippi

Stanton Hall in Natchez, Mississippi

Oak Alley Plantation in Vacherie | February 1978 & April 2014.

Oak Alley Plantation in Vacherie

Oak Alley Plantation in Vacherie

The Market Square Tavern in Colonial Williamsburg | February 1978 & December 2014.

The Market Square Tavern in Colonial Williamsburg

The Market Square Tavern in Colonial Williamsburg

White Sands National Monument, New Mexico | April 1979 & October 2014.

White Sands National Monument, New Mexico

White Sands National Monument, New Mexico

Valhalla Pier in South Lake Tahoe | June 1981 & May 2015.

Valhalla Pier in South Lake Tahoe

Valhalla Pier in South Lake Tahoe

Christian Carollo with his Grandfather | Then & Now.

Christian Carollo with his Grandfather

Christian Carollo with his Grandfather

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