Lion's Gate Bridge

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This bridge from Vancouver to North Vancouver was built from 1937 to 1938, so judging by the cars seen here this must be an early photograph of the bridge... en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lions_Gate_Bridge

Just had a hankering to scan a few more old photos from my found collection...

Michiel2005, Kingsdude/Dave, and 5 other people added this photo to their favorites.

  1. Je.est.un.autre 41 months ago | reply

    Great old photo.
    Like the composition and the clouds are superb

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  2. entheos_fog 41 months ago | reply

    hehe wow, it's a little busier nowadays! There's no way one could stand on the road to get that picture these days.

  3. Sherlock77 (James) 41 months ago | reply

    Yeah I'd imagine so Jeremy... :-)

  4. Nancy Catherall Porfolio 41 months ago | reply

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    Great composition! I love the symmetry , think it really adds some structure to the image. And the contrasting cars crossing the bridge look great! Nicely done.

  5. wjpostma 41 months ago | reply

    awesome photo, surreal to see so view cars on the bridge

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  6. blauvelt 40 months ago | reply

    wonderful clouds! love the tones of old photos.

  7. capilanobay 40 months ago | reply

    My father took a photo very similar to this. He had his own dark room and a Omega B-7 enlarger. You will note that not much is on the north shore.

  8. amarcord108 33 months ago | reply

    My guess is that the photographer used an infrared filter on the camera for this shot. It was a very common way of getting dramatic skies in BW photos back in the "old days."

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