Colorization of Plane

Warbird Colorization

This photo comes from the San Diego Air and Space Museum “Commons” archive. The photo is part of the Stan Abele Collection and was posted in the commons section to gather knowledge from other researchers. More Warbirds and photos from the Stan Abele collection can be seen here. This photo was not incredibly difficult as far…

Colorization of 6 year old paperboy , 1915

Six Year Old Paperboy, 1915

“A 6-year-old newsie who tried to “short change” me. Los Angeles, California. May 1915” This is the caption listed by the photographer Lewis Wickes Hine who took this photo for the National Child Labor Commission and its report to Congress. AT age six, this kid looks tougher than most adults I know. What drew me…


Sophia Loren Colorized

Sophia Loren (born Sofia Villani Scicolone) is considered Italy’s most honored and renowned actress. Sophia has starred in over 90 movies since her acting career launched in 1950. Sophia has won an Academy Award, a Grammy Award, five special Golden Globes, a BAFTA Award, a Laurel Award as well as the Honorary Academy Award in 1991. In 1995, she…

Witchy Anna Nagel and Jack-O-Lantern Colorization

October is here and Halloween is just around the corner. Spooks and kooks come out of the woodwork and the general atmosphere becomes creepier as Halloween approaches and I absolutely love it. I’ve always loved every aspect and avenue of horror, weird and mind bending sci-fi, the unexplained and just scary stuff in general. Around the…

Colorization Rita Hayworth

Rita Hayworth Colorization

This is the third colorization I have completed of Rita Hayworth and to be honest it is a bit of filler content to keep the site updated while I am working on launching the print store. The colorization print store is nearly complete and ready to open this week (hopefully). Within the store you can…

Restoration and colorization

Restored and Colorized Photo for Client

This photo was restored and colorized  for a client. I have been given permission to post this on my blog and retain copyright of my work by the client. The client of course, owns the rights to the black and white original photo. 

Colorization of Ava Gardner

Ava Gardner Colorization

This is the second colorization I have completed of American actress Ava Gardner, the first can be seen here. Ava Gardner gained notoriety for her performance in the 1941 film “The Killers”  after appearing in small roles for several years. Ava went on to win an Acadamy Award for Best Actress for her role in…