Colorization of young Frank Sinatra

Colorization of Young Frank Sinatra Making a Phone Call

 I’m honestly surprised I hadn’t colorized a photo of Frank Sinatra prior to this one. Similar to  Rod Serling of Twilight Zone fame, I suppose I couldn’t find a photo of Frank that just seemed to fit right until today. I had never seen this photo of young Frank Sinatra and his mugshot just seemed…

Colorization of a black and white photo of Claudia Cardinale on a scooter

Colorization of Claudia Cardinale On a Scooter

This is the second colorization I have done of Claudia Cardinale. I had never heard of Claudia until I stumbled across a striking photo of her sitting on a car in a sunny park. That colorization became one of my personal favorites, which can be seen here Claudia Cardinale Colorized Claudia Cardinale is an Italian…

Young Boy Colorized Side By Side Comparison

Colorization of Young Boy in a Sailor Suit

Stumbled across this dapper young fellow on in the Costica Acsinte Archive on Flickr and thought he could use some color. Costica Acsinte was one of Romania’s most prolific war photographers. After he was discharged in 1920, he opened a photographic studio in the southern side of Romania, in the small town of Slobozia. He took…

Second Lieutenant R C F Besch Colorized Side By Side Comparison featured

Colorization of Second Lieutenant R C F Besch

R C F Besch served in World War I as a Second Lieutenant  of the 28th Battalion, London  Regiment. This photo was posted by the Imperial War Museums on Flickr in the “Commons” section in the hopes that people can help identify more information about the soldiers. Some of the photos found there are sourced…

Rita Hayworth Ping Pong Colorized Comparison

Colorization of Rita Hayworth Playing Ping Pong

I’ve been wanting to colorize this photo of Rita Hayworth for some time, but hadn’t gotten around to it until this morning. One of my favorite, and perhaps only, book to movie translations that really I really enjoyed was “Rita Hayworth and The Shawshank Redemption” by Stephen King. Rita Hayworth was dropped from the movie…

tanley-kubrick-cigarman colorization side by side

Colorization of Stanley Kubricks “Cigarman”

  This photo is one of the many photos that Stanley Kubrick photographed in New York . I have always been a fan of Stanley Kubrick‘s work but I primarily chose this photo for the reflection and the depth of the objects in the reflection. I had to break this colorization into three separate parts…

Veronica Lake Colorized Side By Side Comparison

Veronica Lake Colorized

Veronica Lake  was an American film actress who was known for her femme fatale roles in film noir during the 1940s. She was also well known for her peek-a-boo hairstyle, in which she would cover one eye with her hair. She was also known to hit the bottle unfortunately and this led to a large decline in her acting career which pretty much…