Wednesday, April 8, 2015

Larry Towell Celebrated by Canada Post

"Bothwell-area resident and acclaimed photojournalist Larry Towell is one of seven Canadian photographers to be celebrated by Canada Post.

A photograph Towell took in 1996 of his daughter Naomi immersing her little brother Isaac into the Sydenham River near their Lambton County farm is among the seven new stamps being issued Wednesday.

'Larry Towel’s approach to photography has had a lasting effect on Canadians for decades and we are thrilled to include his art in our series,' said Jim Phillips, director of stamp services, Canada Post.

This is the third issue of stamps in a five-year series on photography being issued by Canada Post." - Ellwood Shreve of Chatham Daily News

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