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Massive 1876 Photo Zoom: Three Promos

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Massive 1876 Photo Zoom: Three Promos

The Sidewalks of New York releases in three days on September 21st on YouTube. Today I'm releasing three promo videos.

Credit for this incredible 19th century photo goes to Joshua Beal. It was shot from atop the Brooklyn Bridge's Brooklyn Tower during the bridge's construction in 1876. Here's one below, and visit here to see the two others.

These brief promo videos are an interesting way of exploring the huge photograph that makes a brief appearance in the film and its trailer.

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Colorizing a Photograph from 1874

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Colorizing a Photograph from 1874

I'm trying my hand at colorizing old black-and-white photographs. This first one from 1874 is called "Solution of Dinner Question at the Conduit at Hempstead", so the text at the bottom of the photo should say "Hempstead".

My first colorized photograph attempt. Grass/dirt is difficult since it could be any range of yellow, green, brown or...

Posted by Jordan Liles Films on Friday, December 11, 2015

The photo was shot by George Bradford Brainerd. See 28 of his photos, now and then, right here...

Digital photo credit: Brooklyn Museum.

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Starlight Over San Diego reaction on Facebook

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Starlight Over San Diego reaction on Facebook

I've been spending a modest amount of my own advertising money to reach people who are likely to be interested in my newest film Starlight Over San Diego, and the results have been great. See this post for all of the comments, and click the "Shares" count to see more reaction!

Don't let this place be forgotten! Click 'Share' to spread its history: goo.gl/cPXWDr.

Posted by Jordan Liles Photography on Tuesday, October 20, 2015

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