Photo Stories

Welcome to our online Photo Story Section.
We will feature various stores from the DTESA� through the eye of local photographers.

The Regent Hotel Tour

The Regent Hotel Tour by Sansitny Ruth Sansitny is a 1st generation Canadian-Cambodian film-maker and documentary photographer based in Vancouver BC. Canada. A�He is often found at Oppenheimer Park photographing portraits of local residents during hair cutting days or returning photos from past weeks. A�You can find more of his work at:A�https://sansitny.com/ The Regent Hotel, owned by the same Sahota extended family that owns the now-closed Balmoral Hotel directly across the road, is getting a different sort of facelift and makeover than its derelict twin - it has a new manager.Ludvik Skalicky is a Downtown Eastside resident and activist with ...
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The Balmoral Eviction Story

A�The Balmoral Eviction Story byA�Sansitny Ruth. Sansitny is a 1st generation Canadian-Cambodian film-maker and documentary photographer based in Vancouver BC. Canada. A�He is often found at Oppenheimer Park photographing portraits of local residents during hair cutting days or returning photos from past weeks. A�You can find more of his work at:A�https://sansitny.com/ This photo story features his black & white photo essay on the BalmoralA�Eviction. A� This building has made the news countless times over the year's. A�It has beenA�long plagued with problems and at the "risk of collapsing" leaving a 150 plus tenantsA�homeless, injured, or dead.A� Although over the years ...
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