Nurse From Reddit Battles Colorized

reddit.com/r/colorization does a weekly “Colorization Battle” which is not really a battle at all but a chance to learn and compare your work to others. this weeks was a really cool picture of an asian nurse. I tried to search for a nurses uniform but as an FYI you wont get a uniform if you…

Colorization By Request From Reddit

I try to scan the subreddit r/colorizations from time to time to see if someone photo piques my interest and I will do it for free. I usually do this after looking at the persons comment history to determine if they are genuinely trying to do something nice for someone who needs or someone who…

Colorization of Muddy Poverty Stricken Child

Simple but fun. I have done too many 1940s starlets and such who have fair white skin. I am going to find some difficult skintones and challenge myself. This is one of the first of those. A poverty stricken child covered in mud. I thought this would be difficult but ended up being really simple…

Request from Reddit – Soldier

This is a soldier recolonized by request for a redditor over at www.reddit.com/r/colorizationrequests. I always enjoy doing these, especially when its for someone to give to their family member for Xmas.

Underwater Kiss

Underwater Kiss Colorization

This picture is from the early fifties and is from Weeki-Wachi springs. I had a great time colorizing this one although it was slightly difficult adding the color to the water without making everything oversaturated. I am quite pleased with how it turned out.Also the original as well as my colorization are below. feel free…

West 40th Street, New York 1940 Colorized

    I knew this would be extremely tedious but I couldn’t pass up such an awesome photo. The signs were quite a pain but I am really pleased with how it turned out.  I also learned a thing or two about the color of brick and how to give a really good metal appearance…

Lauren Bacall

I ran across this picture in a forum and thought it was badass and I had to colorize it. This one was time consuming but fun, especially doing the strawberry hair and the flame coming from the lighter. The most tedious part was placing all the little blue lines on the teacup.. Please feel free…

Sailor – Done By Request

This is a retouch and  a colorization I completed for someone on reddit. Portraits are always fun to work with because there is less accessories to color and you can just focus on the skin tone. I had to do some light retouching on this one to remove the damage along the left side and…