No other site reviews and critiques news images as well as publishes original photography — all in the name of helping you become a sharper “visual consumer.” Are you bombarded by powerful images from the world of news, culture and social media? Sign up for our “Week in Re-View” and let us help unpack them for you. Other sites read the words. We read the pictures.

Close
Archives About Staff BagNews is dedicated to visual politics, media literacy and the analysis of news images.
October 6, 2004

WWI In Color

ww2color

Joerg Colberg’s blog has a nice entry tracking down some of the few color photographs from WWI.

Given the ahistorical mindset in the country, as well as the tendency to view war as an abstraction, such documentation can only contribute to the undeniability of “real live” conflict. (Link.)

(image: Stern)

Comments Powered by Disqus

Refresh Archives

Random Notes