The Life in Pictures Collection
30+ Incredible Colorized Photos from History 2.3M VIEWS We've all imagined at some point what history looked like in actual color – blues and reds and greens filling in the empty ... These Are The 19 Oldest Surviving Photographs Known To Humankind, And They're ... 1.6M VIEWS Photography has influenced society since its inception in the 11th century. The oldest photographs depict fascinating details ... Amazing Historical Snapshots You Were Never Shown In Class 2.1M VOTES One of the most interesting things about looking at pictures from our long-forgotten past is that you discover that people ... The Most Amazing Colorized Black and White Photos 478.8k VOTES Have you ever wished you could go back in time, just for a moment, in order to catch a glimpse of history beyond the confines of ... 16 Fascinating Photos Of Historical Firsts 20.7k VOTES It's not often that a person can claim to be the first in history to accomplish something important. There is only one person ... 31 Hilarious Vintage Ads That Tried to Predict the Future 202k VIEWS When it comes to old predictions of the future, people from the past could never have imagined a world where humans put a ... 21 Pictures Of People That Are The Definition Of 'Old School Cool' 17.4k VOTES The subreddit Old School Cool is a study of the cool kids throughout history.  Be it heavy metal headbangers from the ... Famous Historical Images That Have Been Altered, Edited, Or Outright ... 111.2k VIEWS In the post-truth era, it’s becoming harder and harder to separate fact from fiction - but history books, and especially ... Utterly Fascinating Photos That Weren't In Your History Textbooks 375.8k VOTES From your favorite rock star's baby pictures to the unexpected casualties of international conflict, history is immortalized in ... 15 Harrowing Photos of Soldiers In Complete Shell Shock 364.2k VIEWS World War I was something unlike anything the world had ever seen – and in the aftermath of that war, soldiers ... 23 Astounding Civil War Battlefield Photos 841.9k VIEWS The first large-scale American conflict to occur after the invention of the photograph, the Civil War was left behind some very ... Historical Photos Of People Being Cool As Hell 14.7k VOTES All too often, people in the modern age assume those who lived in the past led dreary, humdrum lives. When all we see of the ... 26 Photos That Show You Exactly How Weird History Really Was 110.1k VOTES True life is often far stranger than fiction. History, alternatively known as humanity's trial-and-error period, is ... 21 Beautiful Colorized Historical Photos Of People From Around The World ... 17.9k VOTES Old photos capture the way the world looked long before anyone living now can remember. It's a thrill to go back and sift ... 25 Colorized Photos That Show What Life Was Really Like in the Great ... 333.3k VIEWS On October 29, 1929, the US stock market suffered a sudden and devastating collapse, inducing the Great Depression. This ... 32 Fascinating Photos Of Historical Landmarks Under Construction 18.3k VOTES We frequently see photos of structures like the Eiffel Tower and Statue of Liberty in their completed states, but we rarely get ... Revealing Look Inside California's Hardest Prisons - San Quentin And Folsom ... 38.9k VIEWS San Quentin and Folsom state prisons are two of the toughest institutions in California. These prisons - which opened in the ... Amazing Early Photos of the World's Most Iconic Companies 112.6k VOTES Many of the most respected companies in the world started off from humble beginnings; Whole Foods co-founders John Mackey and ... 24 Stunning Photos of Historical Bars From The Early 1900s 42.2k VIEWS Taverns, saloons, watering holes, bars: whatever you call them, such establishments offered people enjoyment and ... 20 Adorable Pictures of Cats Throughout History 27.7k VOTES If you’ve always assumed that modern culture's fascination with things like hilarious photos of cats is a modern phenomenon, ...