- The First World War in Colour
- Peter Walther
- 04 January 2020
Summary The First World War in Colour
The First World War in Colour Read Ô 106 The colours of catastrophe Rediscovered autochrome photography of the First World War The devastating events of the First World War were captured in myriad photographs on all sides of the front Since then thousands of books of black and white photographs of the war have been published as all nations endeavour to comprehend the scale and the carnage of the greatest catastrophe of the 20th century Far less familiar are the rare colour images of the First World War taken at the time by a small group of photographers pioneering recently developed autochrome te.characters ´ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB ☆ Peter Walther
The First World War in Colour Read Ô 106 Ais Courtellemont Leon Gimpel Hans Hildenbrand Frank Hurley Jean Baptiste Tournassoud and Charles C Zoller Since the autochrome process reuired a relatively long exposure time almost all of the photos depict carefully composed scenes behind the rapid front line action We see poignant group portraits soldiers preparing for battle cities ravaged by military bombardment daily human existence and the devastating conseuences on the front A century on this unprecedented publication brings a startling human reality to one of the most momentous upheavals in histor.
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The First World War in Colour Read Ô 106 Chnology To mark the centenary of the outbreak of war this groundbreaking volume brings together all of these remarkable fully hued pictures of the war to end war Assembled from archives in Europe the United States and Australia than 320 colour photos provide unprecedented access to the most important developments of the period from the mobilization of 1914 to the victory celebrations in Paris London and New York in 1919 The volume represents the work of each of the major autochrome pioneers of the period including Paul Castelnau Fernand Cuville Jules Gerv.