Every country, town, and family who celebrates the Yuletide season have one or two photos that tell something interesting about Christmastime around a certain period. Let’s take a look at some vintage Christmas photos and see how they compare with today’s modern holiday scenes!
Have you ever wondered how the Holiday Season was like several decades ago, maybe even as far back as the early 1900’s? Christmastime in the last two to three decades past may not be very difficult to imagine, as most of us have family albums that can more or less remind us about them. But, it’s often not as easy when it comes to the the Yuletide celebrations at the turn of the 20th century.
How much has Christmas celebrations changed over such a long period of time? What was retained and which are those that we no longer see? We can take a look at some Vintage Christmas Ads for some ideas, but for good measure, I scoured the Internet for vintage Christmas photos. Without further ado, let me share with you some fascinating sights and stories, once upon a Christmastime!
No other country can easily dance between the lines of natural lands and urban space than of Austria. Tread lightly, for in this landlocked country one may find himself strolling the streets, to the feet of the Alps shortly.
We had an epic Film Photography Day celebration this year at the Lomography Gallery Store NYC. Our friends at Sacred Tattoo NYC were kind enough to transform the gallery into a tattoo shop so Lomographers could show their analog pride forever and ever with a free camera tattoo!
A long-time fan of plastic cameras, Argentinean writer and photographer Lorraine Healy is the author of “Tricks With A Plastic Wonder,” a manual for achieving better results with a Holga camera. In this article, Healy writes about Argentina’s most famous cemetery, along with her most recent images.