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Friday, March 20, 2015

Canada 2015 Stamp Issue
Canadian Photography: Permanent™ Domestic Stamps















:: CANADA
 :: THEME: Canadian Photography
  :: NOMINAL VALUE: Permanent™ - Value $8.50 
   :: ISSUE DATE: 8 April 2015 
    :: STAMP DESIGN: Stéphane Huot



These Permanent™ domestic-rate stamps are part of the 3rd issue in a 5-year series showcasing Canadian photography of the past 150 years. The stamps feature fascinating images captured by noted photographers Nina Raginsky, Sam Tata, Conrad Poirier, Harold Mortimer Lamb and Larry Towell.



image and description courtesy of Canada Post



ISSUE DATE:8 April 2014
NOMINAL VALUE:Permanent™
NUMBER OF STAMPS:10 (2 of each design)
STAMP DESIGN:Stéphane Huot
STAMP SIZE:36 mm x 30 mm
CANADA POST PRODUCT NUMBER:413976111 




Canadian Photography: Permanent™ Domestic Stamps (BOOKLET OF 10) 

PRODUCT # 413976111 
PRICE: $8.50

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SOUVENIR SHEET OFFICIAL FIRST DAY COVER (OFDC) – Set of 2

PRODUCT # 403978144 
PRICE: $9.95

This set of 2 official first day covers (OFDCs) features all 7 photos selected for this 3rd issue in a 5-year series of Canadian photography. The images in the series were chosen by leading curators and gallery owners to showcase the best Canadian photography from the past 150 years. The keepsake set celebrates the striking and inspiring images shot by Nina Raginsky, Sam Tata, Conrad Poirier, Harold Mortimer Lamb, Larry Towell, Geoffrey James and Geneviève Cadieux.

The OFDCs commemorate the day of issue and include information about each photographer. Postmarked/cancelled in Montréal, Québec, using a camera aperture image, these unique collectibles are perfect for art and photography lovers.



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POSTAGE-PAID POSTCARDS – Set of 7

PRODUCT # 262431 
PRICE: $15.00

The 7 postcards in this set capture the memorable images from this 3rd issue in our 5-year series of Canadian photography. These images have been selected in consultation with curators and gallery owners to represent some of the best Canadian photography in the past 150 years.

The cancellation on the cards resembles a camera aperture, and the cancellation site marks the close connections this year’s photographers have to Montréal.


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SOUVENIR SHEET OF 3 STAMPS

STAMP VALUE: 2 Permanent™ domestic rate, 1 international rate ($2.50)
SIZE: 150 mm x 75 mm
PRODUCT # 403976145 
PRICE: $4.20

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SOUVENIR SHEET OF 4 STAMPS

STAMP VALUE: 3 Permanent™ domestic rate, 1 U.S. rate ($1.20)
SIZE: 150 mm x 75 mm
PRODUCT # 403978145 
PRICE: $3.75

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