Photographer from 1909 Takes Colored Photos

18 Jun

These look like they were taken today with costumed characters. Solid.

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“In 1909 a remarkable project was initiated by Russian photographer Sergey Mikhaylovich Prokudin-Gorsky. His mission was to record – in full and vibrant color – the vast and diverse Russian Empire. Here, with his story, is a selection of his amazing century old full color pictures.”

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Click the pics for the full gallery.

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