Tag Archives: Winston Churchill

Rupert Brooke ~ The Soldier Poet

Day 351 of Colourisation Project – April 23 Challenge: to publish daily a colourised photo that has some significance around the day of publication.  The Turks didn’t get him…a mosquito did. English poet, Rupert Chawner Brooke, best known for his … Continue reading

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Toni Frissell – Pioneering Female Photographer

Day 307 of Colourisation Project – March 10 Challenge: to publish daily a colourised photo that has some significance around the day of publication. There is a hauntingly beautiful image of a model floating in water, which has to be … Continue reading

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Yousuf Karsh – Master Photographer

Day 230 of Colourisation Project – December 23 Challenge: to publish daily a colourised photo that has some significance around the day of publication. Named one of the 100 Most Notable People of the Century in 2000 by International Who’s … 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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Nancy Astor – Britain’s First Female MP

Day 208 of Colourisation Project – December 1 Challenge: to publish daily a colourised photo that has some significance around the day of publication. On this day, December 1, 1919, American-born socialite, Nancy Astor paved the way for women in … Continue reading

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He Had Nothing to Offer but Blood, Toil, Tears, and Sweat.

Day 6 of Colourisation Project – May 13th Challenge: to publish daily a colourised photo that has some significance around the day of publication. On this day 74 years ago, Winston Churchill delivered his first speech to Parliament, as Prime Minister … Continue reading

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