Colorized History

11 October 2013   //     6 comments   //   color, design, photography, vintage

I just discovered this treasure trove of colorized photos from the past, and I have spent the better part of today looking at the photos there. Many (most?) of them were done by two artists: Mads Madsen, from Denmark, and  British artist Jordan Lloyd.

Here are a few to whet your appetite. But do yourself a favor and check them all out.

Click the images to see them larger.


6 comments to “Colorized History”

  1. I just lost a few hours scouring through those Reddit posts, but on the plus side, my Pinterest boards look a whole lot more colorful.

  2. Theresa says:

    ooh, fabulous!

  3. Leith says:

    Oh my gosh, I love this! Don’t know why color changes things so much, but it does :) Thanks so much for sharing! – Leith

  4. anna says:

    Amazing pictures , a real pleasure to see this post :X

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