People Who Recreated Old Photos and Showed Us the Power of Time
On 16th October 2021
Everything can be easily measured by looking at old images, from how areas have changed through time to how people have aged. Some folks decided to replicate their precious moments out of a need for nostalgia, and we can't get enough of their creativity.
“My mom and my sister 2000/2021”
Miranda Cosgrove recreated her famous “Interesting” meme 15 years later.
Like mama-like daughter — Baby Bindi Irwin (1998) and her daughter Grace (2021).
“Decided to recreate a photo with my dad 25 years later.”
“17 years apart — 2004 cicada brood -> 2021 cicada brood.”
“My babies — 10 years apart”
Recreated an old photo for our grandma.
My dad and I recreated a picture, with long hair. Original is circa 1979.
“Me and my son, 1987 and 2017”
“Me (the one in the middle) and my cousins. The first photo was taken in 2007, the second one was last year.”
“Just retired after 42 years as an obstetrical nurse, at the same hospital. Here I am at the start (1979) and end of my career!”
“Snagged my granddad’s (’86) ski wear for my trip to the slopes.”
“Granny and Grampy selfie in the ’30s and recreated in the ’90s.”
“Mount St. Michel — me, my boys, and my grandpa, circa 1944”
“1928 vs Today — my recent centenarian interview subject”