Colorization and restoration of black and white photo. Photo depicts two women under a cherry blossom tree. The photo was taken in Washington DC 1935

Japanese Cherry Blossoms Bloom in Washington D.C , 1935.

Finally. This is easily the most time consuming photo I have ever worked on.This colorization, along with some retouching work I am completing for clients, is the reason for the lack of recent updates The original black and white photo comes from the Harris & Ewing archives courtesy of the Library of Congress and was…

Afternoon Drive in a Franklin Model D Roadster, 1908.

This photo comes from the Harris & Ewing archives within The Library of Congress and was taken in Washington, D.C. in  1908. The individuals in this photo are the wife and daughter of Frank S. Bliven who worked for a local automobile agency called Cook & Stoddard. The fine automobile in this photo is a…

Creature From The Black Lagoon Production Still

    I have always loved old school monster movies. Dracula, Frankenstein, The Blob and especially The Creature From the Black Lagoon. I have always had a fascination with water monsters for some reason, most likely why I still look at cryptozoology forums for Loch-Ness monster type sightings. I don’t know why but they fascinate…

Metacolor Featured on Buzzfeed

 Metacolor featured on Buzzfeed!  A big thanks to Alan White over at the very popular website Buzzfeed . Alan wrote a brief and very complimentary article regarding my work and this website as well as posting several pieces of my work. Its a great feeling to be recognized for something you enjoy doing and dedicate…

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…

The Professor from Gilligans Island Has Passed Away

Sadly, Russell Johnson has passed away at the age of 89. Russell was widely known for his role as “The Professor” on the CBS sitcom Gilligans Island. Johnson appeared in two episodes of The Twilight Zone. His character attempted to prevent the assanation of Abraham Lincoln  in “Back There”. He also  appeared as a college…