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Swimming Stars & Fishing Fathers

“When words become unclear, I shall focus with photographs. When images become inadequate, I shall be content with silence.” - Ansel Adams

Decipher the decade

No elves, no problem

In Santa's off-months, toy store shelves must remain packed with the hottest items. Of course, the toys in this decade are not exactly what we're used to today.

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The way we were

Training day

There are no off days at this local swim school. Before you can get in the water, you have to master the strokes.

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Reel to reel

"This is my dad and was one of the first photos I had ever taken. It was on an old Agfa rangefinder camera and it pushed me into photography. I have thousands of images amassed over twenty years before digital, all basically hidden away and never seen or shared. Photomyne has been the solution I was looking for."

Photo source: Photomyne user Brian

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The great coal road

Before we knew of its environmental impact, coal was essential to powering the world. These miners took a moment to pause for a photo before shipping their haul up from the mine.

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The 1920s are today's deciphered decade (1920).
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