Photographer Normand Métivier documenting Townships cemeteries
Stories from beyond the grave... Norman Métivier is a Sherbrooke-based photographer whose been studying hundreds of cemeteries in the Eastern Townships. Metivier uses infrared technology to create eerie photographs of cemeteries in the region, including long forgotten ones. This isn't simply an aesthetic project, though. Through his work, Métivier has begun to decode the history of the region's anglophone population. Our Alison Brunette tells us more.