Edmonton Journal, Sept 22, 2022, Justin Bell

Joe Chowaniec’s photos of Abandoned Alberta places have proven so popular he’s released a second book.

Abandoned Alberta II features 136 pages of new photos showcasing abandoned homes, farms and businesses from the badlands to the foothills of the Rocky Mountains.

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Abandoned Alberta II is the sequel to Joe Chowaniec’s 2020 best-selling photo book of the same name. Supplied

The original book was released in 2020 and became a bestseller, while his photography was featured in a year-long exhibition at the Royal Alberta Museum.

Abandoned Alberta II was released in early September from publisher Macintyre Purcell Publishing.

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