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SME.sk | See old Russia to the unique color photo (1905 - 1915)

Crew of the steamship "Sheksna" of the M. (Ministry of Communication and Transportation), Russian Empire; 1909 Sergei Mikhailovich Prokudin-Gorskii Collection (Library of Congress)

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World War II Russian veteran wearing a Navy uniform with numerous orders and medals. May the Victory Day in Russia.

Sergey Prokudin-Gorsky автопортрет с собачкой

Sergey Prokudin-Gorsky автопортрет с собачкой

First letter on a typewriter, 1829.

On July William Burt patented the first typewriter known as the typographer. This is the first letter ever typed on a typewriter.

What Russia looked like before 1917 … in color

What Russia looked like before 1917 … in color

Photographer and chemist Sergei Mikhailovich Prokudin-Gorskii documented the Russian empire in full color images years before the 1917 revolution.

Vista de Agen, França - 1987 -  A primeira foto utilizando impressão no papel foi tirada alguns anos mais tarde, em 1877, pelo pioneiro fotógrafo francês Louis Ducos du Hauron:

pioneirismo: as primeiras fotografias

An 1877 colour photographic print on paper by Louis Ducos du Hauron, the foremost early French pioneer of color photography.

Nomadic Kirghiz on the Golodnaia Steppe in present-day Uzbekistan and Kazakhstan, ca. 1910. Source: U.S. Library of Congress.

1911 young Kazakh family in colorful traditional dress moving across the Golodnaia (or “Hungry”) steppe in present-day Uzbekistan and Kazakhstan

And what to say about her Dancing with Costica series? Stunning ! Jane Long uses photographs from Romanian photographer Costică Acsinte restores, recolors and transforms them!

Innocence Artist Jane Long Digitally Manipulates Black and White WWI-Era Photos Into Colorful Works of Fantasy by Kate Sierzputowski. All images provided by Jane Long Photography.

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Sergej Michajlovič Prokudin-Gorskij (Funikova Gora, 30 agosto 18 agosto del calendario giuliano – Parigi, 27 settembre Man and camel loaded with packs; between 1905 and 1915 .Sergei Mikhailovich Prokudin-Gorskii Collection (Library of Congress).

Not really flurries, but inspiration for costume and fashion designers often springs from the past, from ethnic people, from far-away places. Check out the amazing colour photos from pre-revolutionary Russia

Amazing colour photos from pre-revolutionary Russia

Color Photos of Russia by Sergey Prokudin-Gorsky Emir Seyyid Mir Mohammed Alim Khan, the Emir of Bukhara, seated holding a sword in Bukhara, (present-day Uzbekistan), ca.