WW1 in Colour

Although colour photography was around prior to 1903, the Lumière brothers, patented the process in 1903 and developed the first colour film in 1907.

The French army was the primary source of colour photos during the course of World War One.

db sap01 cvl00299 p3 - ww1 in colour

db sap01 cvl00136 p3 - ww1 in colour

db sap01 cvl00134 p1 - ww1 in colour

db sap01 cvl00008 p1 - ww1 in colour

db sap01 ca000613 p1 - ww1 in colour

db sap01 ca000588 p1 - ww1 in colour

db sap01 ca000582 p1 - ww1 in colour

db sap01 ca000577 p1 - ww1 in colour

db db sap01 ca000571 p13 - ww1 in colour

db sap01 ca000548 p1 - ww1 in colour

db sap01 ca000547 p1 - ww1 in colour

db sap01 ca000546 p1 - ww1 in colour

db sap01 ca000544 p1 - ww1 in colour

db sap01 ca000541 p1 - ww1 in colour

db sap01 ca000527 p1 - ww1 in colour

db sap01 ca000523 p1 - ww1 in colour

db sap01 ca000522 p1 - ww1 in colour

db sap01 ca000521 p1 - ww1 in colour

db sap01 ca000519 p1 - ww1 in colour

db sap01 ca000515 p1 - ww1 in colour

db sap01 ca000513 p1 - ww1 in colour

db sap01 ca000512 p1 - ww1 in colour

db sap01 ca000511 p1 - ww1 in colour

db sap01 ca000508 p1 - ww1 in colour

db sap01 ca000506 p1 - ww1 in colour

db sap01 ca000504 p1 - ww1 in colour

db sap01 ca000503 p1 - ww1 in colour

db sap01 ca000498 p1 - ww1 in colour

db sap01 ca000497 p1 - ww1 in colour

db sap01 cvl00328 p3 - ww1 in colour

db sap01 cvl00263 p3 - ww1 in colour

db sap01 cvl00078 p3 - ww1 in colour

db sap01 ca000648 p3 - ww1 in colour

db sap01 ca000608 p3 - ww1 in colour

db sap01 ca000584 p3 - ww1 in colour

db sap01 ca000543 p3 - ww1 in colour

db sap01 ca000507 p3 - ww1 in colour

db sap01 ca000501 p3 - ww1 in colour

db sap01 ca000500 p3 - ww1 in colour


Original pictures: http://www.worldwaronecolorphotos.com/index.html


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    Awesome! I always enjoy historical stuff. This post will be even more awesome when we start displaying bigger images.

    • Linas
    • January 9, 2014, 3:06 am
    Bigger display images? can't wait!

    Yeah dude, historical ones are always my favourite too, that's why I thought I should contribute
    - poopiteepoop January 9, 2014, 7:01 pm
    Yeh, we are working on new Sharenator's layout.. Keep up your good work!
    - Linas January 9, 2014, 7:10 pm
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