Betty Grable Colorized

Betty Grable Colorization

Betty Grable was an iconic pin-up girl from yesteryear who was most widely known for her legs, which were featured prominently in her famous world war II pin up poster that made her the  number one pin-up girl of that era.    She got her start in acting at the age of twelve in the…

Metacolor Featured on My Modern Metropolis

Pinar at My Modern Metropolis (MyModernMet.com) wrote up an excellent article about Metacolor.org.  My Modern Metropolis is site that displays and writes about photography, art and clever design. Designed for art enthusiasts and trend-spotters to connect over creative ideas, its a damn cool site and well structured.The article reads:          Colorized B&W Portraits of Celebrities…

Lilyan Tashman

Lilyan Tashman Colorized

I had never heard of Lilyan Tashman until I ran across her photo on the library of congress webpage. I am glad I did because it opened me up to tons of black and white photos from the early 1900 silent film era. Lilyan Tashman was born in brooklyn and was basically the queen of…

Stephen Colbert at 22 Colorized

    Comedian Stephen Colbert won this year’s Best Spoken Word Album Grammy for the America Again: Re-becoming The Greatness We Never Weren’t audiobook. Its incredibly funny and exactly what you would expect if you have ever watched “The Colbert Report“ I Found this picture of a much different looking Stephen Colbert at age twenty…

Clark Gable and Claudette Colbert Colorized

  Here is a photo I enjoyed colorizing.  Clark gable and Claudette Colbert in the 1934 film “It Happened One Night“. The film was the first to win all five of the Academy Awards it was nominated for. The plot was based on the August 1933 short story Night Bus by Samuel Hopkins Adams. It…

Va-Va-Voom! Actress Mary Anderson Colorized

      Valentines day comes early ladies and gents, I present, miss Mary Anderson. I have been incredibly busy this past week doing personal paid request colorizations and have had little time to colorize a photo for fun, until I ran across this photo of Gone With The Wind actress, Mary Anderson.  I tried…

Colorization of Three Young Ladies Going For A Bike Ride

       So apparently kids are snorting smarties these days. The top trending search for today on YAHOO is “Snorting Smarties”. What the hell?    This photo is from a better time, when kids were going to ether frolics and smoking reefer sticks instead of snorting pastel-dyed processed sugar.     I finished this photo…