Colorizing vintage photographs of WWII

2016-07-18 // photography popular

The Colourisehistory Group collective has unveiled a beautiful series of colorized vintage photographs, from the Second World War, bringing a new perspective on the war scenes and everyday life during this global conflict.

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© US Navy, via Library of Congress. Colorized by Paul Reynolds. Historic Military Photo Colourisations
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© SA-kuva. Colorized by Jared Enos
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© SA-kuva. Colorized by Jared Enos
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© National Archives and Records Administration – 535531. Colorized by Tom Thounaojam from India
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© Colorized by Royston Leonard from the UK
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© Life Magazine. Colorized by Leo Courvoisier from Argentina
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© Colourisation by Olga Shirnina from Russia
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© Colorized by Royston Leonard from the UK
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© Royal Air Force official photographer Woodbine G – IWM CH 4015. Colorized by Paul Reynolds. Historic Military Photo Colourisations
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© M. McNeil, for Fox Photos. Images courtesy of the Hulton Archive/ Getty Images. Colorized and researched by Benjamin Thomas from Australia
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© Colorized by Tom Thounaojam from India
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© 1st Lt. John D. Moore of the Signal Corps. Source – US National Archives 111-SC-202330. Colorized by Johhny Sirlande from Belgium
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© No 5 Army Film & Photographic Unit – IWM BU 2738. Photographer – Sgt.Midgley. Colorized by Paul Reynolds. Historic Military Photo Colourisations
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© Colorized by Royston Leonard from the UK
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© IWM CH 1373. Colorized by Paul Reynolds. Historic Military Photo Colourisations
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© United States Coast Guard – Photo No.726. Colorized by Royston Leonard from the UK
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© IWM E 21788. Colorized by Royston Leonard from the UK
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© Griffin Image courtesy of the United States Marine Corps History Division, Peleliu 117058. Colorized and researched by Benjamin Thomas from Australia
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© Getty Images – Photographer, Paul Popper. Colorized by John Gulizia from America
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© SA-Kuva. Colorized by Tommi Rossi from Finland
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© Colorized by Paul Reynolds. Historic Military Photo Colourisations
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© IWM BU 3057. Photographer – Sgt.Laws No 5 Army Film & Photographic Unit. Colorized by Doug
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© Dmitri Baltermants. Colorized by Royston Leonard from the UK
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© Colorized by Paul Reynolds. Historic Military Photo Colourisations
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© Colorized by Paul Reynolds. Historic Military Photo Colourisations
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© USMC 71602. Colorized by Doug
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© Anatoli Egorov. Colorized by Jiri Machacek from the Czech republic
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© Colorized by Paul Reynolds. Historic Military Photo Colourisations
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© Colorized by Paul Reynolds. Historic Military Photo Colourisations
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© Colorized by Doug
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© IWM NA 18551 – Dawson (Sgt), No 2 Army Film & Photographic Unit. Colourised by Royston Leonard UK
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© U.S. Army Military History Institute – Nelson A. Shuey Photograph Collection. Colorized by Royston Leonard UK
Images © Colourisehistory Group / source

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