In Colo(u)r

The Denver Post is sharing colour, Depression-era photos on one of its photo blogs (plogs). These are some of the only colour photos from that time, taken of people in rural areas. I love how the colour adds an emphasis and a grittiness, giving a new layer, even dimension, to a history we’ve seen only in black and white.


About gwenamon

bookworm, confidante, creative director, cyclist, global wanderer, music lover, shutterbug, shoe shopper, snowboarder, writer, yoga geek. i'm also a very proud mama of a lil mister named james.
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