Japanese Geisha and Maiko filmed in 1900 | AI Enhanced

Geisha and Maiko in 1900

AI enhanced edits of some of the earliest footage of Japanese Geisha and Maiko entertainers. From the Meiji era, circa 1900 Japanese Geisha and Maiko Video in 1900 Many Japanese women wore the traditional Kimono, Obi or Furisode. This film clearly shows entertainers dancing to the accompaniment of two Shamisen players.The dangling Kanzashi on the …

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Belle Époque Paris of 1900 brought to life in Ultra HD

Parisiens en 1900

Belle Époque Paris of 1900. Lumiere brothers film brought back to spellbinding life using AI deep learning. The Exposition Universelle 1900 was held from May to November in Paris and the optimism of a new century can be seen in all the faces of these people, now long departed. Belle Époque Parisiens of 1900 This …

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College Girls on a Sleigh Ride in 1906 | AI Enhanced

College girls sleigh ride in 1906

AI restored 1906 film of a group of Edwardian college girls on a manic sleigh ride through the winter snows of Gloversville NY. Now with sound, 60 fps motion interpolation and AI upscaling to 4k, you can join in the madness of these young women laughing and screaming their way through a winter sleigh ride …

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Paris Fashion in 1917 – Film Restored with AI [ 60 fps]

Paris fashion 1917

At the height of the World War 1. is this mesmeric little feature depicting Paris fashion in 1917, depicting a parallel universe of feminine grace. Restored using AI deep learning and neural networks technology. Paris Fashion 1917 – AI Enhanced film As a historical time capsule, we see the commonly worn fox fur stoles, in …

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1901 Inspiration for Marilyn Monroe’s White Dress Scene

New York 1901

54 years before Marilyn Monroe‘s white dress moment in the Seven Year Itch, there was Florence Georgie! Here is the 1901 film, enhanced with AI neural networks, which inspired that iconic scene. Enhanced using AI neural networks,“What Happened on Twenty-third Street, New York” starred actress Florence Georgie and actor A.C. Abadie. The original print was …

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Gibson Girls in 1904 | Edwardian Fashion at 60 fps

AI enhanced - Gibson Girls

Brought to life using AI 4K upscaling and 60 fps frame interpolation, a 1904 film of the Edwardian era Gibson Girl. punching time sheets. Interpolated from original 15 fps to 60 fps, for added depth awareness, up-scaled to 4 K, and finally colorized using AI algorithms. We also added an ambient soundtrack. Filmed at Westinghouse …

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Past becomes Present in Colorized Photographs

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The Art of Colorist Olga Shirnina – Color Restored Vintage Fashion There are many apps these days which claim to colorize, with a click of a button, your old black & white photographs, but these compare poorly to the work of a real artist. I’ve seen many good colorists over the years, but none compare …

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My Love My Umbrella

After the Rain - © photographer Eamonn-Brown

An illustrated ode to the ubiquitous ‘brolly’ “We moved under the umbrella out of the street light, fumbling for certain footing between the tree roots. ‘Will you hold the umbrella?’ She took the imitation leather with the white stitching in her hands. ‘Kiss me.’ She leaned across the steel between us. ‘Do you think we should?’ I …

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Amazing Street Style captured in Joyce’s Dublin 1904

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Rare photos of pre-1916 Rising Edwardian Ireland – Medical student J.J. Clarke took these photographs in Dublin between 1897 and 1904. Visit the National Library of Ireland online to view the original source files. Unlike the usual studio portraits of the period, these photographs seem almost modern, with the young photographer concentrating on people in …

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140 Years of Parisian Cafe Culture

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Carousel Film Tribute to Paris – Anaïs Nin -“Paris intimate like a room.” Stills and Stories and a video tribute to Paris. Carousel – 140 Years of Parisian Cafe Culture – 1877 to 2015 Think of France, and you think of Parisian cafe’s, the Belle Epoch era, the paintings of Edouard Manet, Edgar Degas and Renoir, …

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