Christine McConnell Duplicates a Series of Old Family Photographs

By: Jana Pijak - Jan 5, 2015
References: christinehmcconnell & demilked
This retro photography series is the work of Christine McConnell, a photographer known for pushing visual boundaries with her works. Based in Los Angeles, the artist pays tribute to her roots in a captivating image series that features recreated family photographs from the past.

The series will blow viewers away and features side-by-side reenactments of photographs that span from the early 1800s to the 1980s. Whether channeling her great-great grandmother or her mom in an 80s prom photo, Christine McConnell plays the role of the series' photographer and model and creates striking replicas of her ancestors' iconic images.

This retro photography project embodies a nostalgic air and illustrates a person's strong resemblance and connection to the ancestors that came before them.