Civilization

 By John Veldhoen

 

I’m reading a book that I have out on what looks like an indefinite loan from the Calgary Public Library called “Native Art of the Northwest Coast: A History of Changing Ideas”. It’s a historiographic collection of materials and essays; one, in particular, has held me in sway. The essay is entitled “Thresholds of Meaning: Voice, Time, and Epistemology in the Archaeological Consideration of Northwest Coast Art”. It illustrates a new set of methodologies that parallel ways of thinking from Ancient Greece. Ideas about continuing time versus the instant moment, as expressed in the differential between Chronos, and Kairos. Heady stuff, ok, but what I love about this book is it caused me to hold my ideas up to a lens I am unfamiliar with. 

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COVID-19 Update – New Hours & No Rentals

 By Ryley Smith

 

The Camera Store’s priority is our customers and staff. Since we want to keep everyone as safe and healthy as possible during these uncertain times, we have made a few more adjustments to our everyday operations.

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Four Awesome Reasons To Shop Cyber Week!

 By Ryley Smith

 

How absolutely awesome is Cyber Week at The Camera Store? It is all the best deals of the season, mixed with the comfort of online shopping, with a sprinkle of crossing names off your Christmas list. And the cherry on top? Free shipping! As we head into our LAST TWO days of Cyber Week, here is a quick breakdown of how amazing it is and why you need to take advantage before the week is over.

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Black Friday Surprise!

 By Ryley Smith

 

Black Friday is one of the most exciting shopping days! This year you can do all your Black Friday shopping from the comfort of your couch. Not only will you get great deals on cameras, lenses, accessories and more from The Camera Store. We are offering FREE shipping on EVERYTHING* on our website that can fit in a normal-sized box. 

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