Amanda

By Amanda

LifeBuzz Staff

He Traveled To The EXACT Same Places As His Grandparents, The Photos Brought A Lump To My Throat.

Christian Carollo is a photographer and traveler with a unique goal for his adventures: He recreates one of his grandfather's vintage photographs everywhere he goes.

He's calling it the Past Present Project, and it began in 2012 when he discovered a box of his grandfather's old slides. After recreating a shot of the Oregon Coast, he realized he could do this with all of his grandfather's photos. Not only is Carollo's project fascinating, but it also serves as a loving memorial of his grandfather's life. See the original photos and their recreations below.

Carollo recreated one of his grandfather's old selfies.

Outside a bakery in Louisiana.

St. Louis Cathedral presiding over New Orleans.

St. Louis Cathedral presiding over New Orleans.

Jackson Square in New Orleans.

Scenes from a sleepy old Louisiana road.

Cafe Du Monde in New Orleans.

Stanton Hall in Natchez, Mississippi.

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