These days, even a beggar can be mistaken for a trendy fashion model.
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Finally, despite some comments about the camera lens being too big for the time, too compact, it looks like a Kodak Folding Pocket model, available since the beginning of the 20th century.
That is: even taking this photo for granted, as depicting an authentic scene, a real man with his curious glasses and outfit in Canada 70 years ago, there’s nothing that can be seen that is actually out of place or time.
This is not much of a proof of time travel, and more like evidence of the cyclic nature of fashion.Or perhaps that’s a nice thing, since the future Titor invented was pretty gloom.And some years ago, the photo of a man with a Mohawk hairstyle at a festival before the punk movement made the style popular was also reason for buzz. In any event, I also remember that people quickly pointed out that although the hairstyle was popularized by punks, it was not unseen before that, dating even from before the Mohawk tribe.But if you look carefully, you can see that he’s actually wearing (or could as well be wearing) a sweatshirt.And sweatshirts with bordered emblems were not uncommon in the 1940s – in fact you can find those in other photos from the same exhibit.
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