Family Camera

Monthly Archive: December Fami

Early Tourist Photography at Niagara Falls

Posted: September 19, 2017 - 12:00 , by admin
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Black and white tintype photo of four men sitting on a cart in front of Niagara Falls

By Victoria Abel, M.A.

The Family Camera: How can I participate?

Posted: May 11, 2017 - 11:12 , by Deepali Dewan
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Black and white photo of a woman holding a camera

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The photos on view in The Family Camera exhibit are selected from over 10,000 images that have been collected by The Family Camera Network as part of a public archive project.

ROM Research: The Family Camera Network

Posted: April 11, 2017 - 12:45 , by Jennifer Orpana
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Photo of three people in collection storage looking at a photo

The Family Camera Network is a SSHRC-funded, three-year research project that brings together over 25 researchers and 6 cultural and educational institutions to conduct a multi-partner scholarly study of family photographs. An important part of this project is creating public archives at the ROM and the Canadian Lesbian and Gay Archives that will collect and preserve family photographs and their stories.

Preserving and Caring for Vernacular Photographs: A Workshop with Monique Fischer

Posted: September 26, 2016 - 15:45 , by Jennifer Orpana
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On Tuesday, September 13th 2016, a classroom at The Royal Ontario Museum (ROM) was abuzz with anticipation, as over 30 participants prepared for a vernacular/family photography workshop, hosted by The Family Camera Network and the ROM.

Family Camera: Mystery Missionary

Posted: April 14, 2016 - 16:38 , by Deepali Dewan
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by Aliya Mazari, M.A. student, Photography Preservation and Collections Management, Ryerson University