Our Grandparents Were Fabulous Even Without Filters! (21 PICS)

Posted in PICTURES       19 Nov 2020       1387       7

“I acquired and scanned in over 500 of my grandpa’s Ektachrome slides. Here is my grandma in the late 1940s/early 1950s on vacation.”
“My grandma holding my mom, 1958”
"This pic looks beautiful. It could have been lifted right out of a magazine." @Trumpsyeruncle / Reddit
 

“My grandma at 19 years old, taken around 1950”

“My grandma when she was a Flamenco dancer with a traveling company, late 1950s — still the queen of winged eyeliner”
“My nonna and nonno in Italy, 1954. The back of the photograph says ’a memory of our immense love.’”

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“My amazing grandma in the 1940s”
“My grandma turns 100 years young today! This is her circa ~1950s.”
"Looks a little like Kate Mulgrew from Star Trek: Voyager. Did your grandmother ever command a starship?" @WatersEdge07 / Reddit
 
“My grandparents on their wedding day, the 1950s”
“My grandmother in her early 20s, would have been 100 today. She always was and always will be the biggest positive influence in my life.”
“My grandpa when he was 18, around the 1950s. I never got to meet him and this is about my only photo of him, but it’s a very movie-like photo!”
“My grandparents on their wedding day (1948). My nana is wearing a dress she already owned, my grandfather is wearing his uniform. He spent over 2 weeks’ wages to get those red roses during winter because they were all his bride wanted.”
“My grandpa around 1970 looking like he just solved one of Agatha Christie’s infamous cases.”
“My grandparents on a boat in the 1950s”
“My grandmother in the 40s, in her nursing garb. Today is her 93rd birthday. Classy then, even classier now.”
“My movie star looking grandparents sitting for a portrait in the early 1940s”
"Grandpa looks straight out of a boy band!" @Captainsquiggle / Reddit
 
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“My grandparents on their honeymoon, 1962”
“My grandpa loved sailing. Here he is at the helm of a boat back in the 60s.”
“My grandparents on a date in 1948”
“My grandma with some pigeons, 1960s”
“My grandmother looking like a real life Disney princess, 1955”
“My grandmother in Venice in the 1960s”


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Lonzo 1 week ago
Imagine that with this generation 35
       
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Link 1 week ago
Lonzo, Yes! How depressing.
       
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Mira 1 week ago
We didn't need filters.
       
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Mackenzie 1 week ago
Mira, OK boomer
       
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Rella 1 week ago
Mira, if you’re that old then you’re well aware that photo retouching was very common back then, too.
       
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Bat 1 week ago
#6 Suspiciously reminds me of the then Princess Elizabeth.
       
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Junie 1 week ago
A time when people cultivated style.

All they got now is tats and noserings.
       
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