Composite Photographs of San Francisco From the 1906 Earthquake and Today

In 1906, most of San Francisco was leveled by an earthquake and destroyed by fires that followed. Photographers captured scenes of the devastation. Photographer Shawn Clover created composite photographs that blend historical scenes from the 1906 San Francisco earthquake and his own present-day captures of the same locations.

Part 1 and Part 2.

One Comment

Brad September 8, 2012 Reply

Wow! Those are stunning. Very clever and fresh presentation idea. Puts the past in the context of today.

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