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    Dear Photograph: ‘Pictures of pictures from the past in the present’

    The photo blog DearPhotograph.com gives people “a different way to look into the past,” according to its founder. Click here to see nostalgic images and captions submitted from all over the world.

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    Time warp -

    The website DearPhotograph.com invites people to "take a picture of a picture from the past in the present." People all over the world have been doing just that. The following nostalgic images and captions come from DearPhotograph.com.

    Dear Photograph,

    He was a wonderful man and she grew up to be a wonderful woman.

    Anonymous

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    Hi Dad! -

    Dear Photograph,

    Dad never took a picture of me, ever. Then I noticed his reflection in the glass. Happy Father’s Day, Dad.

    Anonymous

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    Down life's path together -

    Dear Photograph,

    This was the best day. 650 days and counting.

    … @mrspoultry

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    Hoop dreams -

    Dear Photograph,

    I drained 3’s all day!

    Janet

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    Footprints in the sand -

    Dear Photograph,

    Grandma loved this beach.

    Dan Perry

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    Then and now -

    Dear Photograph,

    Chinatown use to be livelier.

    @applesundae

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    Lawn ago -

    Dear Photograph,

    That stop sign gave me a good excuse to stop cutting the lawn.

    Tim Freeland

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    All in the family -

    Dear Photograph,

    That’s love.

    @mithical

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    Play time -

    Dear Photograph,

    I miss that playground.

    Anonymous

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    Looking back -

    Dear Photograph,

    I wish I treated you better when we were in high school.

    @Sarah_Bernstein

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    Warm shoulder -

    Dear Photograph,

    Dad always had the comfiest shoulder.

    David

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    Strong suit -

    Dear Photograph,

    I looked good in a tux.

    @TJ

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