Artists recreating historical black and white photos in color

Most of the historical pictures are in black and white and for this we can never know what those people and the surroundings looked like actually. With this thinking redditers called r/ColorizedHistory have digitally changed some historical pictures into colors for bringing those to life. Here are twenty such photos that include famous personalities, celebrities, historical incidents, country stores etc. Although, these photos can be related to life; contradictory views have also come up that these artists are distorting historical facts. Visit the page to see those critically and form your own opinion.
Source: Reddit/ColorizedHistory | (h/t: boredpanda )

1. Abandoned Boy Holding a Stuffed Toy Animal. London 1945

Image credits: Toni Frissel

Colorozed by: HansLucifer
2. Hindenburg Disaster – May 6, 1937

Image credits: Murray Becker

Colorozed by: Dana Keller
3. Japanese Archers, circa 1860

Image credits: badasshistoricalpictures.com

Colorozed by: photojacker
4. View from Capitol in Nashville, Tennessee During the Civil War, 1864

Image credits: nashville.about.com

Colorozed by: Sanna Dullaway
5. Unemployed Lumber Worker, circa 1939

Image credits: alafoto.com

Colorozed by: zuzahin
6. Auto Wreck in Washington D.C, 1921

Image credits: hqdesktop.net

Colorozed by: Sanna Dullaway
7. Big Jay McNeely Driving the Crowd at the Olympic Auditorium into a Frenzy, Los Angeles, 1953

Image credits: Bob Willoughby

Colorozed by: traquea
8. Albert Einstein, Summer 1939 Nassau Point, Long Island, NY

Image credits: canasanta.com

Colorozed by: Edvos
9. Audrey Hepburn

Image credits: wallpaperswa.com

Colorozed by: Danna Keller
10. ‘Old Gold’, Country Store, 1939

Image credits: Dorothea Lange

Colorozed by: photojacker
11. Joseph Goebbels Scowling at Photographer Alfred Eisenstaedt after Finding out he’s Jewish, 1933

Image credits: life.time.com

Colorozed by: photojacker
12. Nikola Tesla, 1893

Image credits: Napoleon Sarony

Colorozed by: Danna Keller
13. W.H. Murphy and his Associate Demonstrating their Bulletproof Vest on October 13, 1923

Image credits: National Photo Company

Colorozed by: zuzahin
14. Young Boy in Baltimore Slum Area, July 1938

Image credits: John Vachon

Colorozed by: photojacker
15. British Troops Cheerfully Board their Train for the First Stage of their Trip to the Western Front – England, September 20, 1939

Image credits: photosofwar.net

Colorozed by: BenAfleckIsAnOkActor
16. Oscar II, King of Sweden and Norway, 1880

Image credits: realeza.foros.ws

Colorozed by: Sanna Dullaway
17. Walt Whitman, 1887

Image credits: studiotv.com.au

Colorozed by: Danna Keller
18. Mark Twain in the Garden, circa 1900

Image credits: imgur.com

Colorozed by: zuzahin
19. Charlie Chaplin at the Age of 27, 1916

Image credits: wikipedia.org

Colorozed by: BenAfleckIsAnOkActor
20. Elizabeth Taylor – Giant (1956 film)

Image credits: Frank Worth

Colorozed by: malakon

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