Tag: black and white

Aug 24, 2020

This Smoke Curtain was Used During WWII to Hide Naval Ships During Battle

This Smoke Curtain was Used During WWII to Hide Naval Ships During Battle

Titanium tetrachloride (FM) rapidly creates dense white smoke when it comes into contact with damp air

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Aug 18, 2020

This Video of Germany in 1902 was Taken from a Flying Train and the Quality is Incredible

This Video of Germany in 1902 was Taken from a Flying Train and the Quality is Incredible

The footage is almost as impressive as the feat of engineering it captures

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Jul 14, 2020

California, 1918, During 2nd Wave of Spanish Flu. “Wear a Mask or Go to Jail”

California, 1918, During 2nd Wave of Spanish Flu. “Wear a Mask or Go to Jail”

History has a strange way of repeating itself

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Mar 1, 2020

Amazing Footage from 1929-30 of Construction Workers on the Historic Chrysler Building

Amazing Footage from 1929-30 of Construction Workers on the Historic Chrysler Building

It was the world’s tallest building for 11 months before it was surpassed by the Empire State Building

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Feb 26, 2020

New York City in 1911, Upscaled to 4K 60fps with Sound and Color Added

New York City in 1911, Upscaled to 4K 60fps with Sound and Color Added

Life in color over 100 years ago

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Feb 10, 2020

Before Trick Shots on the Internet Became a Thing, There was This Guy in 1950

Before Trick Shots on the Internet Became a Thing, There was This Guy in 1950

‘Ambidextrous’ Andy Varipapa (March 31, 1891 – August 25, 1984) was a legend

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Feb 6, 2020

Artist Uses Machine Learning to Upscale a Vintage Video from 1896 to 4K 60fps

Artist Uses Machine Learning to Upscale a Vintage Video from 1896 to 4K 60fps

I find the quality of the original footage just as remarkable

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Dec 11, 2019

Ahead of His Time: Pete Drake Debuts His Talking Guitar on Jimmy Dean in 1964

Ahead of His Time: Pete Drake Debuts His Talking Guitar on Jimmy Dean in 1964

Drake’s “talk box” would be later used by Peter Frampton, Joe Walsh, Roger Troutman and Jeff Beck

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Aug 26, 2019

What Berlin’s Famous Frederick Street Was Like in 1896

What Berlin’s Famous Frederick Street Was Like in 1896

You’re looking at some of the earliest known footage of Germany ever

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Jul 17, 2019

Why Buster Keaton is One of the Greatest Stunt Performers of All Time

Why Buster Keaton is One of the Greatest Stunt Performers of All Time

A compilation of incredible stunts by the legendary performer

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