Tag Archives: Marilyn Monroe

Before Marilyn there was Marilyn

Day 317 of Colourisation Project – March 20 Challenge: to publish daily a colourised photo that has some significance around the day of publication. She was once compared to Marilyn Monroe to which she replied, “Hey, I’m the blonde with … Continue reading

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Alfred Eisenstaedt – Father of Photojournalism

Day 213 of Colourisation Project – December 6 Challenge: to publish daily a colourised photo that has some significance around the day of publication. You may not recognise the name or the face but you would certainly have to recognise … Continue reading

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Sybil Thorndike – Grand Dame of British Theatre

Day 170 of Colourisation Project – October 24 Challenge: to publish daily a colourised photo that has some significance around the day of publication. The black Belgian marble tombstone in Westminster Abbey bears the following inscription etched in white. “Saint Joan … Continue reading

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The Quintessential American Sex Symbol – Marilyn

Day 25 of Colourisation Project – June 1 Challenge: to publish daily a colourised photo that has some significance around the day of publication. You only have to say the name Marilyn and everyone knows who you are talking about. Born … Continue reading

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