Apparently, original Greek statues were painted with bright colors. Scientist used ultraviolet light, infrared and X-ray spectroscopy that revealed how these ancient statues looked like thousands of years ago. And the results are amazing. Have a look.
Russian luxury car dealer “Konig Motor Club” has recently shown a unique vehicle – the customized Mercedes S65 AMG sedan with vinyl wrap that looks like dragon skin. The car has a redesigned logo and its rims and headlights are painted to match the body color.
During the Second World War president Franklin D. Roosevelt issued an executive order creating the Office of War Information (OWI). The OWI snapped thousands of pictures to use for the war effort. Check out these color samples of men and women hard at work.
Even though color photography wasn’t made widely available to the public until the 60s you can now see color images from as early as the turn of the century. It’s amazing to see that life wasn’t in black and white during those times.