The Orange Lamphouse Studio is a creative endeavour by wife & husband team Silmara Emde and Curtis Emde. With photography, video, graphic design and text they tell stories which document and preserve memories of the (extra)ordinary people and places that inspire and touch their hearts.
In this age of mega-bookstores, online shopping and ebooks, the traditional, independent small-town bookshop might be seen as a nostalgic relic of the past. However, as Erin Dalton tells us in this short look at Cranbrook's long-running Lotus Books, the traditional bookshop still plays a vital role in the community.
The challenges and joys of running a small town bookstore
The challenges and joys of a local bookstore in Cranbrook, BC.