Oldest color photographs

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  1. LaserT

    LaserT You have to have fun.

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    Amazing what they can do with photo's today. Too see things in clear color from well over a hundred years ago is crazy. Years listed under photos.


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  2. whatsit

    whatsit Dawg Lover VIP

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    cool
     
  3. RumBalls

    RumBalls The original RumBalls, est. Jan 16, 2012

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    That's really cool
     
  4. BarberFloyd

    BarberFloyd God Bless DuPont Chemicals Banned User

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    Russia was so beautiful before the Revolution.
     
  5. LaserT

    LaserT You have to have fun.

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    Nashville, Tenn 1864


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    Mark Twain 1900


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    DC, 1920
     
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    MFnAntiChrist Well-Known Member Banned User

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    Sick! Great post.
     
  7. datchguy

    datchguy New Member Banned User

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    Pretty damn amazing. Rated & +'d.
     
  8. Chimney Portions

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    Pretty fucking cool.

    The WW2 in Color series gave me a whole new appreciation for what all them motherfuckers went through. It's amazing how black and white footage seemed (to me at least) so unrelatable.
     
  9. LaserT

    LaserT You have to have fun.

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    [video=youtube;nNczU5Lsvp4]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nNczU5Lsvp4[/video]
     
  11. FSFN

    FSFN Well-Known Member

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    Great pics, but I've seen these posted on twitter 1000 times. Go to @coloredhistory for more.
     
  12. todd packer

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    sorry no dates.

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  13. Shamrock12

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    love it, thanks for sharing
     
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    GIRLY OV

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    I love that series too! You should check out The World At War, 70s BBC series which has amazing color footage for it's time and interviews of SS Totenkopf soldiers to Prince Bernhard of The Netherlands!
     
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    Well the Lincoln one for sure wasn't taken in 1866. :c
     
  17. LaserT

    LaserT You have to have fun.

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    Lewis Powell, 1865
    : Lincoln Assassination co-conspirator. This one blows me away. 150 years ago. Look at that face:

    Insane.:shocked:
     
  18. Micheal Kenyon

    Micheal Kenyon Here

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    Nice. They seem too detailed for the lenses and film they had, so I take it they've been enhanced. Pretty awesome though.
     
  19. LaserT

    LaserT You have to have fun.

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    ....OK
     
  20. Mulletude

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    Good stuff, LT. Some of the pics I've seen before. Some I haven't. But it's all worthwhile. Thanks for posting.